The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 8 -
Contract jobs citing OSPF 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate - 12.24% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 26.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate - £293 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £40.00 £103.94
% change year-on-year
+19.57% -61.51%
OSPF
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Harrogate region.

Communications & Networking Category
Harrogate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 23 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate 32.00% 46.94% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 1
Average daily rate £290 £293 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.85% -30.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £21.25 £14.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.78% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OSPF across the Harrogate region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

OSPF
Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OSPF across the Harrogate region.

OSPF Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate