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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 87 82 82
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing OSPF 3 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.27% 0.73% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.10% 6.13% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 4
Median daily rate £500 £320 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -3.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £300 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £400 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £363 £388
% change year-on-year
-13.10% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £44.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +46.66%

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
143 163 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.88% 11.95% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 111 98
Median daily rate £410 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.80% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% -38.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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
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 27 February 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) CatOS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Nokia
3 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) FCoE
3 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) WLAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) Nokia
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
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Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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