The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley with a requirement for OSPF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 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)
West Sussex / Crawley
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing OSPF 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 1.50% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £363 £350
% change year-on-year -6.89% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £46.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -70.65% +15.00%  

OSPF is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Crawley
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 28 31 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 21.05% 14.03% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 15
Median daily rate £395 £450 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.22% +63.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £305 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +5.86% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -31.57% +16.66%  

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crawley citing OSPF as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Crawley

OSPF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OSPF in Crawley

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, 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 Crawley region with a requirement for OSPF.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) HP ASE
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) VyOS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Ubiquiti
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

OSPF
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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 3 (100.00%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) IPv4
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPLS
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) VyOS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) HP ASE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) Brocade
2 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
2 1 (33.33%) Ubiquiti
2 1 (33.33%) VMware