Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 20 November 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)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 37 43
Contract jobs citing OSPF 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough - 0.65% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.35% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Slough median daily rate - - £208
Berkshire median daily rate £300 £401 £388
% change year-on-year -25.09% +3.35% -8.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -70.00% +9.76%

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 Slough with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 68 85 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 23.05% 27.42% 26.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 54 98
Slough median daily rate £325 £338 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.05% +0.77%
10th Percentile £201 £211 £213
90th Percentile £548 £445 £523
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +2.24% +4.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Slough median hourly rate £13.00 - £22.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% -48.57% +100.00%

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Slough

OSPF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OSPF in Slough