The table below looks at the statistics for OSGi skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSGi over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSGi
Rank 197 217 218
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +1
Contract jobs citing OSGi 5 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.085% 0.056% 0.040%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
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£450 £525 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +14.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £400 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +26.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1754 2116 2105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.64% 29.66% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1339 1606 1628
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 10
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% +22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

OSGi
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OSGi across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OSGi Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OSGi
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OSGi across the City of London region.

OSGi Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing OSGi also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OSGi.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) SOA
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) Apache Camel
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Release Management
4 2 (40.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Confluence
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) Maven
4 2 (40.00%) RUP

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing OSGi also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OSGi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Confluence
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) AquaLogic
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (20.00%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cordys
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (20.00%) Lombardi
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Development Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) XSD
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) Struts
4 1 (20.00%) JMS
4 1 (20.00%) Java EE
4 1 (20.00%) Lucene
4 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (40.00%) RUP
3 2 (40.00%) DSDM
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) BPMN
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 2 (40.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Metastorm
3 1 (20.00%) Open Text
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Pega
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 23 days ago