The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 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 West Wales - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £40.00 £27.88
% change year-on-year
+19.57% +43.49%
OSPF
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 15.38% 19.17% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 3
Median daily rate £550 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +29.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

OSPF
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

OSPF Daily Rate Trend in West Wales