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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OSGi
Rank 608 572 576
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +4
Contract jobs citing OSGi 21 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.069% 0.044%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.25% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 10
Median daily rate £500 £400 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £312 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £320 £500
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -
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
14128 13495 13216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.22% 27.31% 27.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10123 9021 8899
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 184 163
Median hourly rate £31.90 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £15.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £49.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 May 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 -9 18 £500 +25.00% 2
South East - 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £450 -
OSGi
UK

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 42 (91.30%) Java
2 26 (56.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 25 (54.35%) J2EE
3 25 (54.35%) Maven
4 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 22 (47.83%) Adobe
5 15 (32.61%) CMS
5 15 (32.61%) Apache Camel
6 13 (28.26%) AngularJS
6 13 (28.26%) JBoss
7 12 (26.09%) Apache
7 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (26.09%) REST
8 11 (23.91%) Spring
8 11 (23.91%) SOAP
9 10 (21.74%) jQuery
9 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
10 9 (19.57%) RESTful
10 9 (19.57%) JSR 170
10 9 (19.57%) XML
10 9 (19.57%) Linux
10 9 (19.57%) Oracle
10 9 (19.57%) CSS
11 7 (15.22%) Eclipse
11 7 (15.22%) HTML
11 7 (15.22%) SQL
11 7 (15.22%) Web Services
11 7 (15.22%) Marketing
11 7 (15.22%) TDD
11 7 (15.22%) Ext JS

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 26 (56.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 15 (32.61%) CMS
3 13 (28.26%) JBoss
4 12 (26.09%) Apache
5 3 (6.52%) GlassFish
5 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
5 3 (6.52%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (6.52%) WebSphere
5 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (4.35%) Apache Pig
6 2 (4.35%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.17%) Confluence
7 1 (2.17%) Mule
7 1 (2.17%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (2.17%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) PaaS
2 3 (6.52%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (6.52%) SaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.35%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.35%) Big Data
3 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.35%) MySQL
3 2 (4.35%) Neo4j
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.17%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (54.35%) Maven
2 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
3 7 (15.22%) Eclipse
4 5 (10.87%) Subversion
5 4 (8.70%) Gradle
6 3 (6.52%) Ant
6 3 (6.52%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.17%) FishEye
7 1 (2.17%) Geb
7 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.17%) JIRA
7 1 (2.17%) JUnit
7 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.17%) Mockito
7 1 (2.17%) Selenium
7 1 (2.17%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.17%) Spock
7 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (15.22%) Marketing
2 5 (10.87%) Finance
3 4 (8.70%) Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) French Language
5 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (67.39%) Developer
2 25 (54.35%) Java Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.52%) C++ Developer
5 3 (6.52%) C++/Java Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Integration Developer
5 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Designer
6 2 (4.35%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Java Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (54.35%) J2EE
2 15 (32.61%) Apache Camel
3 13 (28.26%) AngularJS
4 12 (26.09%) REST
5 11 (23.91%) SOAP
5 11 (23.91%) Spring
6 10 (21.74%) jQuery
7 9 (19.57%) CSS
7 9 (19.57%) JSR 170
7 9 (19.57%) RESTful
7 9 (19.57%) XML
8 7 (15.22%) Ext JS
8 7 (15.22%) HTML
8 7 (15.22%) Web Services
9 6 (13.04%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (13.04%) JMS
10 5 (10.87%) Ajax
10 5 (10.87%) Apache CXF
10 5 (10.87%) JSON
10 5 (10.87%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Clustering
1 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.52%) Data Integration
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.52%) Replication
2 3 (6.52%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) DataPower
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Windows
3 3 (6.52%) Solaris
3 3 (6.52%) Unix
4 2 (4.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.22%) TDD
3 6 (13.04%) Microservices
3 6 (13.04%) SOA
4 5 (10.87%) BDD
4 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (8.70%) Content Management
5 4 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (8.70%) Kanban
5 4 (8.70%) MVC
5 4 (8.70%) Pair Programming
5 4 (8.70%) Scrum
6 3 (6.52%) B2C
6 3 (6.52%) CRM
6 3 (6.52%) Data Management
6 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.52%) Information Management
6 3 (6.52%) Project Management
6 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.52%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 42 (91.30%) Java
2 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.22%) SQL
4 3 (6.52%) C++
4 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.35%) Groovy
5 2 (4.35%) PHP
5 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.35%) Scala
5 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) Adobe
2 9 (19.57%) Oracle
3 3 (6.52%) hybris
3 3 (6.52%) Omniture
3 3 (6.52%) WSO2
4 2 (4.35%) Apigee
4 2 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) Akamai
5 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.17%) Coverity
5 1 (2.17%) Mashery
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