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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OSGi
Rank 564 580 570
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Contract jobs citing OSGi 50 35 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.070% 0.069%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.24% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 22
Median daily rate £425 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £375 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £473 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
14523 14672 14155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.30% 29.31% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10112 10287 9822
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 237 164
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.49 £18.94 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.60 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +24 44 £431 +0.87% 6
South East +13 3 £200 -48.38% 2
East of England +10 3 £250 -44.44%
OSGi
UK

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 71 (78.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 70 (77.78%) Java
3 68 (75.56%) JavaScript
3 68 (75.56%) Adobe
4 57 (63.33%) SOAP
5 56 (62.22%) HTML
5 56 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (61.11%) CSS
6 55 (61.11%) Apache Sling
6 55 (61.11%) Apache Felix
7 51 (56.67%) XML
8 49 (54.44%) SQL
9 42 (46.67%) Maven
10 37 (41.11%) JBoss
10 37 (41.11%) Tomcat
10 37 (41.11%) REST
11 35 (38.89%) Web Services
11 35 (38.89%) Spring
12 33 (36.67%) JSTL
13 32 (35.56%) RESTful
14 31 (34.44%) JSR 170
15 30 (33.33%) jQuery
15 30 (33.33%) Java EE
16 29 (32.22%) JSP
16 29 (32.22%) Servlets
16 29 (32.22%) Hibernate
17 28 (31.11%) Scrum
17 28 (31.11%) MVC
17 28 (31.11%) Apache
17 28 (31.11%) Analytics

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 71 (78.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 37 (41.11%) JBoss
2 37 (41.11%) Tomcat
3 28 (31.11%) Apache
4 21 (23.33%) Apache Solr
5 18 (20.00%) CMS
6 9 (10.00%) WebSphere
7 5 (5.56%) Apache ServiceMix
7 5 (5.56%) Confluence
7 5 (5.56%) Jetty
7 5 (5.56%) WebLogic
7 5 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (4.44%) GlassFish
9 2 (2.22%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.11%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.11%) iPaaS
2 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.56%) Jackrabbit
2 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.22%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.22%) Big Data
3 2 (2.22%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.22%) MySQL
3 2 (2.22%) Neo4j
3 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 42 (46.67%) Maven
2 23 (25.56%) Eclipse
3 20 (22.22%) Gradle
4 19 (21.11%) IntelliJ
5 10 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 6 (6.67%) Ant
7 5 (5.56%) Jenkins
7 5 (5.56%) JIRA
8 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.11%) JUnit
8 1 (1.11%) Selenium
8 1 (1.11%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (22.22%) Retail
2 3 (3.33%) Marketing
3 2 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Publishing
4 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (78.89%) Developer
2 39 (43.33%) Java Developer
3 21 (23.33%) Lead Developer
4 18 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 13 (14.44%) Architect
6 5 (5.56%) Hybris Developer
6 5 (5.56%) Java Architect
7 4 (4.44%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.33%) Applications Developer
8 3 (3.33%) Java Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.22%) J2EE Architect
9 2 (2.22%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.22%) Java Technical Architect
9 2 (2.22%) Java/J2EE Architect
9 2 (2.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.22%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.11%) Cloud Engineer
10 1 (1.11%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (63.33%) SOAP
2 56 (62.22%) HTML
3 55 (61.11%) Apache Felix
3 55 (61.11%) Apache Sling
3 55 (61.11%) CSS
4 51 (56.67%) XML
5 37 (41.11%) REST
6 35 (38.89%) Spring
6 35 (38.89%) Web Services
7 33 (36.67%) JSTL
8 32 (35.56%) RESTful
9 31 (34.44%) JSR 170
10 30 (33.33%) Java EE
10 30 (33.33%) jQuery
11 29 (32.22%) Hibernate
11 29 (32.22%) JSP
11 29 (32.22%) Servlets
12 27 (30.00%) Spring MVC
12 27 (30.00%) XML-RPC
13 26 (28.89%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.56%) Computer Science
2 22 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.44%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.22%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.22%) DataPower
5 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.11%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.11%) Android
1 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (31.11%) Analytics
2 28 (31.11%) MVC
2 28 (31.11%) Scrum
3 27 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
3 27 (30.00%) OO
3 27 (30.00%) User Stories
4 21 (23.33%) Content Management
5 20 (22.22%) OOD
6 10 (11.11%) UML
7 8 (8.89%) TDD
8 6 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 6 (6.67%) Migration
9 5 (5.56%) AOP
9 5 (5.56%) Open Source
9 5 (5.56%) RAD
9 5 (5.56%) RUP
9 5 (5.56%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.56%) Validation
10 4 (4.44%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (77.78%) Java
2 68 (75.56%) JavaScript
3 49 (54.44%) SQL
4 6 (6.67%) Python
5 2 (2.22%) Groovy
5 2 (2.22%) Scala
6 1 (1.11%) ECMAScript
6 1 (1.11%) Ruby
6 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Grafana
Vendors
1 68 (75.56%) Adobe
2 6 (6.67%) hybris
3 5 (5.56%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.22%) Apigee
4 2 (2.22%) Mashery
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle
4 2 (2.22%) WSO2
5 1 (1.11%) Omniture