The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 92 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing OSPF 17 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.10% 0.28% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.13% 1.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 0
Median daily rate £363 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.61% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+36.65% -
OSPF
West 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 Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
209 226 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.54% 15.78% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 146 88
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £123 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £35.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +62.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing OSPF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

OSPF
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

OSPF Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

OSPF
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OSPF across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

OSPF Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

OSPF
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OSPF across the Leeds region.

OSPF Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OSPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 26 (96.30%) Cisco
2 25 (92.59%) BGP
3 24 (88.89%) VPN
4 16 (59.26%) Firewall
5 13 (48.15%) MPLS
6 12 (44.44%) Palo Alto
7 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (37.04%) Juniper
7 10 (37.04%) WAN
7 10 (37.04%) FTP
7 10 (37.04%) Fortinet
8 9 (33.33%) Sourcefire
8 9 (33.33%) JNCIS
8 9 (33.33%) CCNP
8 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 8 (29.63%) Electronics
9 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
9 8 (29.63%) Finance
9 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
9 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (29.63%) IPv6
9 8 (29.63%) SAP
9 8 (29.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 8 (29.63%) Marketing
9 8 (29.63%) Programme Management
9 8 (29.63%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
10 7 (25.93%) LAN
10 7 (25.93%) EIGRP
10 7 (25.93%) IPv4

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) Apache
1 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 8 (29.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 25 (92.59%) BGP
2 24 (88.89%) VPN
3 16 (59.26%) Firewall
4 13 (48.15%) MPLS
5 10 (37.04%) FTP
5 10 (37.04%) WAN
6 8 (29.63%) IPv6
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (25.93%) EIGRP
7 7 (25.93%) IPv4
7 7 (25.93%) LAN
7 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
8 6 (22.22%) HSRP
8 6 (22.22%) Network Security
8 6 (22.22%) VRRP
9 5 (18.52%) Internet
10 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (14.81%) FWSM
10 4 (14.81%) WLAN
11 3 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Informix
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
1 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
1 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.70%) Redis
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Hudson
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 8 (29.63%) Electronics
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
1 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
1 8 (29.63%) Marketing
1 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Security Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Security Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Design Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) IP Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) IP Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Juniper Support
6 1 (3.70%) Project Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Security Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (3.70%) LAMP
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
1 1 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (7.41%) PKI
3 2 (7.41%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.70%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.70%) DataPower
4 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) IBM XIV
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Symmetrix
4 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
1 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
1 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Digital Marketing
1 8 (29.63%) Programme Management
2 5 (18.52%) High Availability
2 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
2 5 (18.52%) Network Design
3 4 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (11.11%) Information Security
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.41%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (7.41%) Security Operations
5 2 (7.41%) SIEM
5 2 (7.41%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (3.70%) Analytics
6 1 (3.70%) Build Automation
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 3 (11.11%) Perl
1 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (33.33%) CCNP
2 9 (33.33%) JNCIS
3 5 (18.52%) CCIE
3 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
4 4 (14.81%) CCDP
5 2 (7.41%) CCNA
5 2 (7.41%) Degree
5 2 (7.41%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.70%) CCDE
6 1 (3.70%) CCSP
6 1 (3.70%) CISSP
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware ESX
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.70%) Cacti
2 1 (3.70%) Graphite
2 1 (3.70%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (3.70%) Nagios
2 1 (3.70%) OPNET
2 1 (3.70%) Opsview
2 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) Cisco
2 12 (44.44%) Palo Alto
3 10 (37.04%) Fortinet
3 10 (37.04%) Juniper
4 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 9 (33.33%) Sourcefire
5 8 (29.63%) SAP
6 5 (18.52%) HP
6 5 (18.52%) VMware
7 4 (14.81%) F5
7 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
8 3 (11.11%) Riverbed
9 2 (7.41%) IBM
9 2 (7.41%) Meraki
9 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.41%) Veritas
10 1 (3.70%) BMC
10 1 (3.70%) EMC
10 1 (3.70%) Motorola
10 1 (3.70%) Splunk
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