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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - - 47
Contract jobs citing OSPF 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - - 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +53.84%
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
80 73 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 15.33% 15.63% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 36 22
Median daily rate £393 £375 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -12.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 6
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £11.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +16.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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