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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OSGi
Rank 592 570 560
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -10
Contract jobs citing OSGi 37 45 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.087% 0.064%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.31% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 28 21
Median daily rate £550 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +8.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -
OSGi
UK

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
14750 14509 13567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.56% 28.07% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10406 9947 8898
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 210 193
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.55 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £17.93 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

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
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 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +10 34 £550 +15.78% 2
South East - 2 - -
North West -13 1 £475 +11.76% 1
OSGi
UK

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 50 (98.04%) Java
2 44 (86.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 39 (76.47%) Adobe
4 36 (70.59%) JavaScript
5 28 (54.90%) Maven
6 24 (47.06%) JSR 170
7 23 (45.10%) Spring
8 22 (43.14%) XML
9 21 (41.18%) HTML
9 21 (41.18%) CSS
9 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (41.18%) REST
10 20 (39.22%) SOAP
11 19 (37.25%) J2EE
11 19 (37.25%) CMS
12 18 (35.29%) SQL
13 17 (33.33%) Tomcat
13 17 (33.33%) Apache Sling
13 17 (33.33%) Apache Felix
13 17 (33.33%) Analytics
14 16 (31.37%) Java EE
14 16 (31.37%) JSTL
14 16 (31.37%) Spring MVC
14 16 (31.37%) MVC
14 16 (31.37%) JBoss
14 16 (31.37%) JSP
15 15 (29.41%) AngularJS
16 14 (27.45%) User Stories
16 14 (27.45%) Servlets
16 14 (27.45%) XML-RPC

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 44 (86.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 19 (37.25%) CMS
3 17 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 16 (31.37%) JBoss
5 4 (7.84%) Apache
6 2 (3.92%) Apache Pig
6 2 (3.92%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.96%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.92%) Apache Hive
3 2 (3.92%) Big Data
3 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.92%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) Neo4j
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.96%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (54.90%) Maven
2 11 (21.57%) Eclipse
2 11 (21.57%) Gradle
3 9 (17.65%) IntelliJ
4 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.88%) Subversion
6 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.92%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.96%) Ant
7 1 (1.96%) Bower
7 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.96%) gulp
7 1 (1.96%) Selenium
General
1 9 (17.65%) Retail
2 4 (7.84%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Publishing
4 1 (1.96%) Finance
4 1 (1.96%) French Language
Job Titles
1 37 (72.55%) Developer
2 31 (60.78%) Java Developer
3 17 (33.33%) Lead Developer
4 14 (27.45%) Lead Java Developer
5 11 (21.57%) Architect
6 6 (11.76%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.92%) DevOps Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Java Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Java Technical Architect
9 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce Architect
9 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
9 1 (1.96%) Integration Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (47.06%) JSR 170
2 23 (45.10%) Spring
3 22 (43.14%) XML
4 21 (41.18%) CSS
4 21 (41.18%) HTML
4 21 (41.18%) REST
5 20 (39.22%) SOAP
6 19 (37.25%) J2EE
7 17 (33.33%) Apache Felix
7 17 (33.33%) Apache Sling
8 16 (31.37%) Java EE
8 16 (31.37%) JSP
8 16 (31.37%) JSTL
8 16 (31.37%) Spring MVC
9 15 (29.41%) AngularJS
10 14 (27.45%) Hibernate
10 14 (27.45%) Servlets
10 14 (27.45%) XML-RPC
11 8 (15.69%) jQuery
11 8 (15.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (19.61%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.88%) Data Integration
2 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.92%) DataPower
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) CentOS
1 2 (3.92%) Linux
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) Analytics
3 16 (31.37%) MVC
4 14 (27.45%) Content Management
4 14 (27.45%) Customer Engagement
4 14 (27.45%) User Stories
5 13 (25.49%) Scrum
6 7 (13.73%) TDD
7 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.84%) BDD
8 4 (7.84%) SOA
9 3 (5.88%) Data Management
9 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.88%) Microservices
9 3 (5.88%) OO
9 3 (5.88%) Project Management
9 3 (5.88%) Web Analytics
10 2 (3.92%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (3.92%) DevOps
10 2 (3.92%) Digital Content Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (98.04%) Java
2 36 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 18 (35.29%) SQL
4 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.92%) Groovy
4 2 (3.92%) PHP
4 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.92%) Scala
4 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.96%) ECMAScript
5 1 (1.96%) ES6
5 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (76.47%) Adobe
2 4 (7.84%) Apigee
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle
3 3 (5.88%) hybris
3 3 (5.88%) Mashery
3 3 (5.88%) Omniture
3 3 (5.88%) WSO2
4 2 (3.92%) Coverity
4 2 (3.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.96%) Akamai