The table below looks at the statistics for OSGi skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSGi over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OSGi
Rank 545 532 511
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -21
Contract jobs citing OSGi 34 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.044% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 10
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£400 £389 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% -7.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £375 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £503 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £500 £350
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £33.00
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
13442 13306 11554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.32% 27.74% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8992 8932 7437
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 168 346
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £16.66 £17.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

OSGi
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OSGi across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OSGi within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 20 £400 +3.22% 7
North West - 7 £315 -
East of England +10 4 £450 +4.34% 1
East Midlands - 2 £338 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
OSGi
UK

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 35 (85.37%) Java
2 23 (56.10%) JavaScript
2 23 (56.10%) HTML
3 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (51.22%) Web Services
5 20 (48.78%) Spring
6 19 (46.34%) J2EE
6 19 (46.34%) JBoss
7 18 (43.90%) Maven
8 16 (39.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 15 (36.59%) TDD
9 15 (36.59%) jQuery
9 15 (36.59%) CSS
10 14 (34.15%) SOAP
10 14 (34.15%) Adobe
10 14 (34.15%) HTML5
10 14 (34.15%) REST
11 12 (29.27%) Apache Camel
11 12 (29.27%) JSON
11 12 (29.27%) OO
12 11 (26.83%) Scrum
12 11 (26.83%) WebSphere
13 10 (24.39%) E-Commerce
13 10 (24.39%) Eclipse
13 10 (24.39%) Ant
14 9 (21.95%) Struts
14 9 (21.95%) XML
14 9 (21.95%) WebLogic
14 9 (21.95%) Hibernate
14 9 (21.95%) GlassFish

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 19 (46.34%) JBoss
2 16 (39.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 11 (26.83%) WebSphere
4 9 (21.95%) WebLogic
4 9 (21.95%) GlassFish
5 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
6 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (7.32%) Apache
8 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (4.88%) Liferay
8 2 (4.88%) CMS
8 2 (4.88%) OpenStack
8 2 (4.88%) Magnolia
9 1 (2.44%) Node.js
9 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (2.44%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.88%) PaaS
3 2 (4.88%) IaaS
3 2 (4.88%) GitHub
3 2 (4.88%) Office 365
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
1 1 (2.44%) SMS
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.88%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Maven
2 10 (24.39%) Eclipse
2 10 (24.39%) Ant
3 7 (17.07%) JUnit
4 5 (12.20%) Gradle
4 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
5 4 (9.76%) Eclipse RCP
6 3 (7.32%) Mockito
6 3 (7.32%) Selenium
7 1 (2.44%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 4 (9.76%) Banking
1 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.32%) Publishing
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Retail Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Finance
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Developer
2 20 (48.78%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Lead Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.88%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (4.88%) UI Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Hybris Developer
6 2 (4.88%) UI Programmer
7 1 (2.44%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Integration Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Applications Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.44%) CMS Developer
7 1 (2.44%) UX Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (56.10%) HTML
2 21 (51.22%) Web Services
3 20 (48.78%) Spring
4 19 (46.34%) J2EE
5 15 (36.59%) jQuery
5 15 (36.59%) CSS
6 14 (34.15%) SOAP
6 14 (34.15%) HTML5
6 14 (34.15%) REST
7 12 (29.27%) Apache Camel
7 12 (29.27%) JSON
8 9 (21.95%) Struts
8 9 (21.95%) XML
8 9 (21.95%) Hibernate
8 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
9 8 (19.51%) JPA
10 7 (17.07%) Apache CXF
11 6 (14.63%) JSR 170
11 6 (14.63%) Spring MVC
11 6 (14.63%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
1 6 (14.63%) Open Source
2 5 (12.20%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.32%) DataPower
5 2 (4.88%) User Experience
6 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.44%) Replication
6 1 (2.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) UNIX
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Solaris
3 2 (4.88%) CentOS
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (36.59%) TDD
3 12 (29.27%) OO
4 11 (26.83%) Scrum
5 10 (24.39%) E-Commerce
6 8 (19.51%) SOA
7 7 (17.07%) MVC
7 7 (17.07%) UML
7 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.20%) Validation
8 5 (12.20%) RUP
8 5 (12.20%) RAD
8 5 (12.20%) Content Management
8 5 (12.20%) AOP
9 4 (9.76%) B2C
10 3 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (7.32%) Web Development
11 2 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
11 2 (4.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) Java
2 23 (56.10%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.20%) Python
3 5 (12.20%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Vagrant
2 2 (4.88%) OpenAM
2 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Adobe
2 6 (14.63%) IBM
3 5 (12.20%) hybris
4 3 (7.32%) Apigee
4 3 (7.32%) Mashery
4 3 (7.32%) ForgeRock
4 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle
5 2 (4.88%) FatWire
5 2 (4.88%) Intel
5 2 (4.88%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.44%) Google
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