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 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OSGi
Rank 579 584 587
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing OSGi 45 52 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.099% 0.080%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.34% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 20
Median daily rate £550 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £368 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 -
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
15432 15170 14365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.11% 28.76% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10748 10568 9507
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 £301 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 265 162
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £17.50 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 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 +3 40 £550 +30.95% 9
South East - 3 £200 -
North West 0 1 £475 +11.76%
South West - 1 £430 -
OSGi
UK

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 72 (98.63%) Java
2 58 (79.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 53 (72.60%) Adobe
4 50 (68.49%) JavaScript
5 38 (52.05%) Maven
5 38 (52.05%) REST
6 37 (50.68%) Spring
6 37 (50.68%) SOAP
7 36 (49.32%) JSR 170
8 35 (47.95%) HTML
9 34 (46.58%) XML
9 34 (46.58%) Tomcat
9 34 (46.58%) CSS
9 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (43.84%) JBoss
11 31 (42.47%) JSTL
11 31 (42.47%) Apache Sling
11 31 (42.47%) Apache Felix
12 29 (39.73%) SQL
13 28 (38.36%) J2EE
13 28 (38.36%) JSP
13 28 (38.36%) Java EE
13 28 (38.36%) Analytics
14 27 (36.99%) Spring MVC
14 27 (36.99%) MVC
15 26 (35.62%) Hibernate
15 26 (35.62%) Servlets
16 25 (34.25%) XML-RPC
16 25 (34.25%) Customer Engagement
16 25 (34.25%) User Stories

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 58 (79.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 34 (46.58%) Tomcat
3 32 (43.84%) JBoss
4 20 (27.40%) CMS
5 6 (8.22%) Apache ServiceMix
5 6 (8.22%) WebSphere
6 4 (5.48%) Apache
6 4 (5.48%) Confluence
6 4 (5.48%) Jetty
6 4 (5.48%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (4.11%) Apache Solr
8 2 (2.74%) Apache Pig
8 2 (2.74%) GlassFish
8 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.37%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (4.11%) SaaS
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.48%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.74%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.74%) Big Data
3 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.74%) MySQL
3 2 (2.74%) Neo4j
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.37%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (52.05%) Maven
2 19 (26.03%) Eclipse
3 18 (24.66%) Gradle
4 17 (23.29%) IntelliJ
5 7 (9.59%) Git (software)
6 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.48%) Ant
7 4 (5.48%) JIRA
8 2 (2.74%) SonarQube
8 2 (2.74%) Subversion
9 1 (1.37%) Bower
9 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.37%) gulp
9 1 (1.37%) Selenium
General
1 17 (23.29%) Retail
2 6 (8.22%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Publishing
4 1 (1.37%) Finance
4 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (72.60%) Developer
2 39 (53.42%) Java Developer
3 21 (28.77%) Lead Developer
4 18 (24.66%) Lead Java Developer
5 14 (19.18%) Architect
6 6 (8.22%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) Java Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Hybris Developer
9 2 (2.74%) DevOps Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) J2EE Architect
9 2 (2.74%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Java Technical Architect
9 2 (2.74%) Java/J2EE Architect
9 2 (2.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 1 (1.37%) Java Engineer
10 1 (1.37%) Java Software Engineer
10 1 (1.37%) Operations Engineer
10 1 (1.37%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (52.05%) REST
2 37 (50.68%) SOAP
2 37 (50.68%) Spring
3 36 (49.32%) JSR 170
4 35 (47.95%) HTML
5 34 (46.58%) CSS
5 34 (46.58%) XML
6 31 (42.47%) Apache Felix
6 31 (42.47%) Apache Sling
6 31 (42.47%) JSTL
7 28 (38.36%) J2EE
7 28 (38.36%) Java EE
7 28 (38.36%) JSP
8 27 (36.99%) Spring MVC
9 26 (35.62%) Hibernate
9 26 (35.62%) Servlets
10 25 (34.25%) XML-RPC
11 16 (21.92%) Web Services
12 15 (20.55%) AngularJS
13 11 (15.07%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.40%) Computer Science
2 19 (26.03%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.11%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.11%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.74%) DataPower
4 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.74%) CentOS
1 2 (2.74%) Linux
1 2 (2.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (46.58%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (38.36%) Analytics
3 27 (36.99%) MVC
4 25 (34.25%) Customer Engagement
4 25 (34.25%) User Stories
5 24 (32.88%) Scrum
6 23 (31.51%) Content Management
7 9 (12.33%) TDD
8 6 (8.22%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.22%) OO
8 6 (8.22%) UML
9 5 (6.85%) SOA
10 4 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.48%) Software Engineering
11 3 (4.11%) AOP
11 3 (4.11%) BDD
11 3 (4.11%) Data Management
11 3 (4.11%) Open Source
11 3 (4.11%) Project Management
11 3 (4.11%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 72 (98.63%) Java
2 50 (68.49%) JavaScript
3 29 (39.73%) SQL
4 4 (5.48%) Python
5 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.74%) Groovy
5 2 (2.74%) PHP
5 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.74%) Scala
5 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.37%) ECMAScript
6 1 (1.37%) ES6
6 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (27.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
Vendors
1 53 (72.60%) Adobe
2 6 (8.22%) hybris
3 4 (5.48%) Apigee
3 4 (5.48%) Atlassian
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle
4 3 (4.11%) Mashery
4 3 (4.11%) Omniture
4 3 (4.11%) WSO2
5 2 (2.74%) Coverity
5 2 (2.74%) SAP
6 1 (1.37%) Akamai