The first table below looks at the demand for OSPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Leatherhead region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OSPF 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 3.51% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £370
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £103.94 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+219.80% +44.44%
Communications & Networking Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 3.51% 7.32% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate £450 £313 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £13.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
OSPF
Surrey

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

OSPF
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

OSPF Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead region citing OSPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OSPF.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) QMS
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead region citing OSPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OSPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) TACACS
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (50.00%) QMS
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) GSEC
1 1 (25.00%) CCSE
1 1 (25.00%) CEH
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) CCSA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (25.00%) Brocade
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) VMware