The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank - 50 -
Contract jobs citing OSPF 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 0.18% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 49 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 9.73% 9.02% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 24
Median daily rate £400 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £10.75 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.57% +9.37%
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 Nottinghamshire

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

OSPF
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

OSPF Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire