The first table below looks at the demand for OSPF skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank - 96 103
Contract jobs citing OSPF 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.33% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.87% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £325 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.13 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+10.72% +9.46%
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
183 267 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.92% 17.75% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 148 117
Average daily rate £325 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £198 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £363 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 20
Average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +73.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £12.42 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.88 £36.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -2.00%
OSPF
Yorkshire

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OSPF across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

OSPF
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

OSPF Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

OSPF
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OSPF across the West Yorkshire region.

OSPF Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

OSPF
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bradford - - - -
Leeds - - - - 3
OSPF
Yorkshire