The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OSPF 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.92%
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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
56 84 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 14.43% 15.05% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 47 15
Average daily rate £425 £273 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.96% -22.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £385 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OSPF across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

OSPF
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing OSPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OSPF.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) OpenFlow
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) 802.11
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) BGP-4
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing OSPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OSPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) 802.11
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) BGP-4
1 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) OpenFlow
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Network Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) F5