The first table below looks at the demand for OSGi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSGi over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Edinburgh region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSGi
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OSGi 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.62% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.23% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £469 £440 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
358 148 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.84% 19.81% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 77 68
Average daily rate £350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
OSGi
Scotland

OSGi
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OSGi across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

OSGi
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OSGi across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

OSGi Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) Hibernate
2 10 (90.91%) JPA
3 8 (72.73%) JSF
3 8 (72.73%) SOA
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle
3 8 (72.73%) JBoss
4 6 (54.55%) Java EE
4 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 6 (54.55%) RichFaces
5 4 (36.36%) Maven
5 4 (36.36%) Workflow
6 3 (27.27%) HTTP
6 3 (27.27%) Adobe
6 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) Ant
6 3 (27.27%) CSS
6 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 3 (27.27%) Content Management
6 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Jackrabbit
6 3 (27.27%) Apache OpenJPA
6 3 (27.27%) Apache CXF
6 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
6 3 (27.27%) Adobe CQ
6 3 (27.27%) REST
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (18.18%) SOAP

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (27.27%) Tomcat
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
1 3 (27.27%) Adobe CQ
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Ant
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Architect
1 7 (63.64%) Applications Architect
2 6 (54.55%) Java Architect
2 6 (54.55%) Java Applications Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) Hibernate
1 10 (90.91%) JPA
2 8 (72.73%) JSF
3 6 (54.55%) Java EE
3 6 (54.55%) RichFaces
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) REST
4 3 (27.27%) Apache OpenJPA
4 3 (27.27%) Apache CXF
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) SOAP
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) SOA
2 4 (36.36%) Workflow
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Content Management
3 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
1 8 (72.73%) JBoss
2 3 (27.27%) Adobe