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 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 52 -
Contract jobs citing OSPF 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 0.20% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £47.83 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.82% +19.57%
OSPF
East Midlands

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
76 60 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 14.31% 12.20% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 33 16
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 £273 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £486 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 10
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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