The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 41 37
Contract jobs citing OSPF 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham - 0.24% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.13% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £325 £367
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -11.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+59.43% -25.00%
OSPF
Nottinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
56 47 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.28% 11.44% 15.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 26 14
Median daily rate £600 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £485 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Median hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +43.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £19.00 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £19.00 £13.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

OSPF
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

OSPF Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham