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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OSGi
Rank - - 80
Contract jobs citing OSGi 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £360 £515
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -
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
283 252 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.29% 17.57% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 147 226
Median daily rate £375 £348 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% -13.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £230 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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