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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OSGi
Rank 547 488 501
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +13
Contract jobs citing OSGi 10 51 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.12% 0.035%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.079% 0.42% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 31 5
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -17.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 -
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
12683 12009 11563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.31% 27.30% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8620 7684 7424
Average daily rate £398 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 249 314
Average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £14.08 £19.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.85 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -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
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 30 January 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
East of England - 5 £463 - 2
London -24 4 £450 +16.12% 2
South East -10 1 £425 +6.25%
South West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
OSGi
UK

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 43 (79.63%) Java
2 40 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (62.96%) JSON
4 33 (61.11%) Apache Camel
5 32 (59.26%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (55.56%) Scrum
6 30 (55.56%) XML
7 29 (53.70%) Apache
7 29 (53.70%) SOAP
7 29 (53.70%) TDD
8 27 (50.00%) JIRA
8 27 (50.00%) JBoss
9 24 (44.44%) HTML
9 24 (44.44%) Maven
9 24 (44.44%) Jenkins
9 24 (44.44%) Puppet
9 24 (44.44%) DevOps
10 23 (42.59%) jQuery
11 22 (40.74%) Spring
11 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
11 22 (40.74%) Web Services
11 22 (40.74%) Configuration Management
11 22 (40.74%) Git (software)
12 19 (35.19%) Middleware
13 18 (33.33%) RUP
13 18 (33.33%) CSS
14 17 (31.48%) XSD
15 16 (29.63%) UML
15 16 (29.63%) DSDM
15 16 (29.63%) SOA

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 29 (53.70%) Apache
2 27 (50.00%) JBoss
3 16 (29.63%) Confluence
4 9 (16.67%) Apache ServiceMix
5 8 (14.81%) Node.js
6 7 (12.96%) Adobe CQ
6 7 (12.96%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (5.56%) Apache Solr
8 2 (3.70%) OpenStack
8 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
8 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
8 2 (3.70%) IIS
8 2 (3.70%) CMS
9 1 (1.85%) AquaLogic
9 1 (1.85%) Magnolia
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) InDesign
1 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.85%) Cordys
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.56%) PaaS
4 2 (3.70%) Office 365
4 2 (3.70%) IaaS
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.85%) SaaS
5 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.70%) AMQP
2 2 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 7 (12.96%) Big Data
3 3 (5.56%) MarkLogic
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.85%) MySQL
5 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (50.00%) JIRA
2 24 (44.44%) Maven
2 24 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 22 (40.74%) Git (software)
4 8 (14.81%) Hudson
5 6 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 6 (11.11%) Subversion
6 5 (9.26%) Mercurial
7 3 (5.56%) Bugzilla
7 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.56%) Redmine
8 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.85%) Lombardi
9 1 (1.85%) PowerBuilder
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Publishing
3 2 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (75.93%) Developer
2 18 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 16 (29.63%) Middleware Developer
4 4 (7.41%) Lead Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Development Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Support Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Java Web Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Web Administrator
7 1 (1.85%) Technical Leader
7 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (1.85%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 1 (1.85%) Java Programmer
7 1 (1.85%) Java Architect
7 1 (1.85%) Lead Architect
7 1 (1.85%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (62.96%) JSON
2 33 (61.11%) Apache Camel
3 30 (55.56%) XML
4 29 (53.70%) SOAP
5 24 (44.44%) HTML
6 23 (42.59%) jQuery
7 22 (40.74%) Spring
7 22 (40.74%) Web Services
8 19 (35.19%) Middleware
9 18 (33.33%) CSS
10 17 (31.48%) XSD
11 16 (29.63%) ActiveMQ
12 14 (25.93%) REST
13 12 (22.22%) Hibernate
14 11 (20.37%) JMS
14 11 (20.37%) HTML5
15 9 (16.67%) Java EE
15 9 (16.67%) Struts
15 9 (16.67%) AngularJS
15 9 (16.67%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.96%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.56%) DataPower
3 3 (5.56%) Open Source
4 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Replication
5 1 (1.85%) Clustering
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) CentOS
2 2 (3.70%) UNIX
3 1 (1.85%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (59.26%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (55.56%) Scrum
4 29 (53.70%) TDD
5 24 (44.44%) DevOps
6 22 (40.74%) Configuration Management
7 18 (33.33%) RUP
8 16 (29.63%) UML
8 16 (29.63%) DSDM
8 16 (29.63%) SOA
8 16 (29.63%) Pair Programming
8 16 (29.63%) Release Management
8 16 (29.63%) Requirements Analysis
9 11 (20.37%) OO
10 9 (16.67%) Data Modelling
10 9 (16.67%) MVC
10 9 (16.67%) Analytics
11 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
12 5 (9.26%) Software Architecture
13 3 (5.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (79.63%) Java
2 22 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.96%) SQL
4 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (44.44%) Puppet
2 10 (18.52%) Vagrant
3 2 (3.70%) OpenAM
3 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) Atlassian
2 10 (18.52%) Oracle
3 8 (14.81%) Adobe
4 5 (9.26%) IBM
5 3 (5.56%) ForgeRock
6 2 (3.70%) Rackspace
6 2 (3.70%) Intel
6 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.70%) Google
7 1 (1.85%) Open Text
7 1 (1.85%) Pega
7 1 (1.85%) Metastorm
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