The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 22 25 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing OSPF 1 5 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.72% 2.49% 9.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% 17.24% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 19
Median daily rate - £290 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.13 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +43.33%

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

Communications & Networking Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 29 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 20.29% 14.43% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 35
Median daily rate £350 £313 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -21.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £193 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 £45.00 £12.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.22% +262.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £18.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £45.00 £33.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

OSPF
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

OSPF Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

OSPF
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northallerton - 1 - -
OSPF
Yorkshire

OSPF
Top 25 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) ICT Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto