The table below looks at the statistics for OSGi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSGi over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OSGi
Rank - 92 71
Contract jobs citing OSGi 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.059% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.29% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 -
OSGi
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
266 345 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.34% 20.25% 24.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 201 186
Median daily rate £350 £350 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £47.25 £40.38 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -4.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

OSGi
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing OSGi as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OSGi Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

OSGi
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

OSGi Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh