Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 18 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 81 76
Contract jobs citing OSPF 0 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire - 0.61% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.29% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 9
Wiltshire median daily rate - £363 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -23.68% -8.44%
South West median daily rate £450 £383 £513
% change year-on-year +17.65% -25.37% +23.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £43.50 -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 172 243 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 13.92% 18.47% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 142 145
Wiltshire median daily rate £423 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.67% +4.17% -12.20%
10th Percentile £242 £263 £210
90th Percentile £600 £561 £538
South West median daily rate £368 £350 £370
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.41% +2.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 11
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.50 £45.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.44% +15.38% +67.74%
10th Percentile £14.80 £28.34 £16.25
90th Percentile £44.50 £77.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £32.00 £31.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +1.59% -19.75% +82.56%

OSPF
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OSPF in Wiltshire

OSPF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OSPF in Wiltshire

OSPF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OSPF in Wiltshire