The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 25 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OSPF 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £325 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £36.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -9.37%
OSPF
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 79 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 24.68% 28.62% 24.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 49 20
Median daily rate £338 £288 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% +26.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 £36.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.86% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

OSPF
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

OSPF Daily Rate Trend in Slough

OSPF
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OSPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 4 (100.00%) ATM
1 4 (100.00%) SDH
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) 3G
1 4 (100.00%) RTCP
1 4 (100.00%) RTP
1 4 (100.00%) VRRP
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) 2G
1 4 (100.00%) xDSL
1 4 (100.00%) 4G
1 4 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 4 (100.00%) HSRP
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) SCTP
2 2 (50.00%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) ICMP
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) 2G
1 4 (100.00%) 3G
1 4 (100.00%) 4G
1 4 (100.00%) ATM
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) HSRP
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 4 (100.00%) RTCP
1 4 (100.00%) RTP
1 4 (100.00%) SCTP
1 4 (100.00%) SDH
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) VRRP
1 4 (100.00%) xDSL
2 2 (50.00%) ICMP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Transmission Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) IP Design Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) RAN Design Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Transmission Design Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Transmission Planning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Nokia