Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for OSPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OSPF over the 6 months to 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 48 51
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 -1
Contract jobs citing OSPF 12 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.43% 3.17% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 10.05% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 5
Basingstoke median daily rate £445 £269 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.43% +19.56% -43.75%
10th Percentile £443 £218 £206
90th Percentile £448 £438 £343
Hampshire median daily rate £460 £400 £335
% change year-on-year +15.00% +19.49% -16.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.96 - £47.83

OSPF is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 156 219 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 31.58% 31.56% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 105 48
Basingstoke median daily rate £320 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.67% +3.45% -5.84%
10th Percentile £128 £213 £211
90th Percentile £454 £473 £600
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £409 £375
% change year-on-year +0.86% +9.07% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 15
Basingstoke median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00
10th Percentile £12.70 £10.18 £18.00
90th Percentile £33.00 £27.50 £27.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +32.50% -46.67% +7.14%

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing OSPF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Basingstoke

OSPF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OSPF in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for OSPF in Basingstoke

OSPF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OSPF in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OSPF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) BGP
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Juniper
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) VLAN
2 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (75.00%) VPN
4 8 (66.67%) CCNP
4 8 (66.67%) CCDP
4 8 (66.67%) JNCIS
5 5 (41.67%) DV Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) Network Design
7 3 (25.00%) Snort
7 3 (25.00%) Brocade
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 3 (25.00%) Project Management
7 3 (25.00%) LAN
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (25.00%) DevOps
7 3 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
7 3 (25.00%) VMware NSX
7 3 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
8 2 (16.67%) Junos
9 1 (8.33%) Migration
9 1 (8.33%) DHCP

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) BGP
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) VLAN
3 9 (75.00%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (16.67%) Junos
6 1 (8.33%) DHCP
6 1 (8.33%) DNS
6 1 (8.33%) DWDM
6 1 (8.33%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Architect
1 7 (58.33%) Network Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Design Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Network Design
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (66.67%) CCDP
3 8 (66.67%) CCNP
3 8 (66.67%) JNCIS
4 5 (41.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) CCIE
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Snort
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (25.00%) VMware NSX
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) Juniper
3 3 (25.00%) Brocade
3 3 (25.00%) VMware