The table below looks at the statistics for OSGi skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSGi over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OSGi
UK / England
Rank 516 554 565
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +11
Contract jobs citing OSGi 52 36 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.079% 0.024%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.27% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 8
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
-39.39% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12901 13395 12488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.06% 29.24% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8910 9355 8519
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 241 168
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.50 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £57.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

OSGi
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

OSGi
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

OSGi Daily Rate Trend in England

OSGi
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OSGi across the England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

OSGi Daily Rate Histogram in England

OSGi
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OSGi across the England region.

OSGi Hourly Rate Trend in England

OSGi
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OSGi within the England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +33 41 £438 +2.94% 5
North West +16 5 - - 1
East of England +2 3 £250 -44.44%
Yorkshire - 2 - -
South East +12 1 - - 3
OSGi
UK

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OSGi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for OSGi.

1 65 (71.43%) Adobe
1 65 (71.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 64 (70.33%) JavaScript
3 61 (67.03%) Java
4 57 (62.64%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (60.44%) SOAP
6 54 (59.34%) HTML
7 52 (57.14%) Apache Sling
7 52 (57.14%) Apache Felix
8 51 (56.04%) CSS
9 50 (54.95%) XML
10 46 (50.55%) Web Services
11 44 (48.35%) SQL
12 40 (43.96%) RESTful
13 38 (41.76%) jQuery
14 37 (40.66%) Apache
15 35 (38.46%) Maven
16 34 (37.36%) OO
17 32 (35.16%) J2EE
17 32 (35.16%) Ajax
18 31 (34.07%) JSON
19 28 (30.77%) Apache Solr
19 28 (30.77%) RabbitMQ
20 27 (29.67%) REST
20 27 (29.67%) Lucene
20 27 (29.67%) OOD
21 25 (27.47%) JBoss
21 25 (27.47%) Tomcat
22 23 (25.27%) Spring
23 22 (24.18%) JSTL

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 65 (71.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 37 (40.66%) Apache
3 28 (30.77%) Apache Solr
4 25 (27.47%) JBoss
4 25 (27.47%) Tomcat
5 16 (17.58%) CMS
6 9 (9.89%) WebSphere
7 5 (5.49%) Apache ServiceMix
7 5 (5.49%) Confluence
7 5 (5.49%) Jetty
7 5 (5.49%) WebLogic
7 5 (5.49%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (4.40%) GlassFish
9 2 (2.20%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.10%) Akamai
2 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.10%) iPaaS
2 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) HTTP
1 2 (2.20%) LDAP
2 1 (1.10%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) Jackrabbit
2 3 (3.30%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.30%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.20%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.20%) Big Data
3 2 (2.20%) DB2
3 2 (2.20%) DB2 UDB
3 2 (2.20%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.20%) MySQL
3 2 (2.20%) Neo4j
3 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (38.46%) Maven
2 16 (17.58%) Eclipse
3 13 (14.29%) Gradle
4 12 (13.19%) IntelliJ
5 10 (10.99%) Git (software)
6 6 (6.59%) Ant
7 5 (5.49%) Jenkins
7 5 (5.49%) JIRA
8 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.10%) JUnit
8 1 (1.10%) Selenium
8 1 (1.10%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (14.29%) Retail
2 4 (4.40%) Marketing
3 2 (2.20%) Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Finance
4 1 (1.10%) Publishing
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (76.92%) Developer
2 29 (31.87%) Java Developer
3 13 (14.29%) Architect
4 10 (10.99%) Lead Developer
5 7 (7.69%) Java Architect
6 6 (6.59%) Lead Java Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Hybris Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Java Technical Architect
8 4 (4.40%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.30%) Applications Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Java Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.20%) Administrator
10 2 (2.20%) DB2 Administrator
10 2 (2.20%) DB2 DBA
10 2 (2.20%) DBA
10 2 (2.20%) J2EE Architect
10 2 (2.20%) J2EE Developer
10 2 (2.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (60.44%) SOAP
2 54 (59.34%) HTML
3 52 (57.14%) Apache Felix
3 52 (57.14%) Apache Sling
4 51 (56.04%) CSS
5 50 (54.95%) XML
6 46 (50.55%) Web Services
7 40 (43.96%) RESTful
8 38 (41.76%) jQuery
9 32 (35.16%) Ajax
9 32 (35.16%) J2EE
10 31 (34.07%) JSON
11 28 (30.77%) RabbitMQ
12 27 (29.67%) Lucene
12 27 (29.67%) REST
13 23 (25.27%) Spring
14 22 (24.18%) JSTL
15 20 (21.98%) JSP
16 19 (20.88%) JSR 170
17 18 (19.78%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (17.58%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.40%) Client/Server
2 4 (4.40%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.20%) DataPower
3 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.10%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.10%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.20%) Linux
1 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.10%) Android
2 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.10%) Unix
2 1 (1.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (62.64%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (37.36%) OO
3 27 (29.67%) OOD
4 20 (21.98%) Scrum
5 16 (17.58%) Analytics
5 16 (17.58%) MVC
6 15 (16.48%) Content Management
6 15 (16.48%) Customer Engagement
6 15 (16.48%) User Stories
7 11 (12.09%) UML
8 9 (9.89%) E-Commerce
9 8 (8.79%) TDD
10 6 (6.59%) Migration
10 6 (6.59%) Software Engineering
10 6 (6.59%) Validation
11 5 (5.49%) AOP
11 5 (5.49%) Open Source
11 5 (5.49%) RAD
11 5 (5.49%) RUP
11 5 (5.49%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 64 (70.33%) JavaScript
2 61 (67.03%) Java
3 44 (48.35%) SQL
4 6 (6.59%) Python
5 2 (2.20%) Groovy
5 2 (2.20%) Scala
6 1 (1.10%) ECMAScript
6 1 (1.10%) Ruby
6 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (18.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) Grafana
Vendors
1 65 (71.43%) Adobe
2 6 (6.59%) hybris
3 5 (5.49%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle
5 2 (2.20%) IBM
6 1 (1.10%) Omniture
6 1 (1.10%) Perforce
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