The table below looks at the statistics for OSGi skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSGi over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OSGi
England / London
Rank 368 407 410
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +3
Contract jobs citing OSGi 41 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.062% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 6
Median daily rate £425 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-37.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6705 6748 6428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.49% 32.13% 30.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5039 5023 4835
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 45 30
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

OSGi
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

OSGi
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OSGi across the London region.

OSGi Daily Rate Trend in London

OSGi
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OSGi across the London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

OSGi Daily Rate Histogram in London

OSGi
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OSGi within the London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
City of London - 3 £450 - 2
OSGi
England

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for OSGi.

1 63 (84.00%) Adobe
1 63 (84.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 61 (81.33%) JavaScript
3 55 (73.33%) SOAP
4 52 (69.33%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (68.00%) HTML
6 50 (66.67%) CSS
6 50 (66.67%) Apache Sling
6 50 (66.67%) Apache Felix
7 49 (65.33%) XML
8 47 (62.67%) Java
9 45 (60.00%) SQL
10 39 (52.00%) Web Services
11 35 (46.67%) RESTful
12 34 (45.33%) jQuery
13 33 (44.00%) OO
13 33 (44.00%) Apache
14 32 (42.67%) Maven
15 29 (38.67%) Ajax
16 28 (37.33%) JSON
17 27 (36.00%) OOD
17 27 (36.00%) REST
18 26 (34.67%) Tomcat
18 26 (34.67%) JBoss
18 26 (34.67%) Apache Solr
18 26 (34.67%) RabbitMQ
19 25 (33.33%) Lucene
20 24 (32.00%) Spring
20 24 (32.00%) JSTL
21 23 (30.67%) J2EE

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 63 (84.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 33 (44.00%) Apache
3 26 (34.67%) Apache Solr
3 26 (34.67%) JBoss
3 26 (34.67%) Tomcat
4 15 (20.00%) CMS
5 9 (12.00%) WebSphere
6 5 (6.67%) Apache ServiceMix
6 5 (6.67%) Confluence
6 5 (6.67%) Jetty
6 5 (6.67%) WebLogic
6 5 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (5.33%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.33%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.33%) Akamai
2 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.33%) iPaaS
2 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) Jackrabbit
2 2 (2.67%) MySQL
2 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.33%) Big Data
3 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.33%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (42.67%) Maven
2 16 (21.33%) Eclipse
3 12 (16.00%) Gradle
3 12 (16.00%) IntelliJ
4 9 (12.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (6.67%) Ant
5 5 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 5 (6.67%) JIRA
6 1 (1.33%) JUnit
6 1 (1.33%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (17.33%) Retail
2 2 (2.67%) Banking
2 2 (2.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (85.33%) Developer
2 24 (32.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (16.00%) Lead Developer
4 10 (13.33%) Architect
5 8 (10.67%) Lead Java Developer
6 5 (6.67%) Hybris Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Java Architect
8 3 (4.00%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.67%) J2EE Architect
9 2 (2.67%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Java/J2EE Architect
9 2 (2.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.33%) AWS Architect
10 1 (1.33%) Cloud Engineer
10 1 (1.33%) Digital Architect
10 1 (1.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.33%) E-Commerce Architect
10 1 (1.33%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
10 1 (1.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (73.33%) SOAP
2 51 (68.00%) HTML
3 50 (66.67%) Apache Felix
3 50 (66.67%) Apache Sling
3 50 (66.67%) CSS
4 49 (65.33%) XML
5 39 (52.00%) Web Services
6 35 (46.67%) RESTful
7 34 (45.33%) jQuery
8 29 (38.67%) Ajax
9 28 (37.33%) JSON
10 27 (36.00%) REST
11 26 (34.67%) RabbitMQ
12 25 (33.33%) Lucene
13 24 (32.00%) JSTL
13 24 (32.00%) Spring
14 23 (30.67%) J2EE
15 20 (26.67%) JSP
16 19 (25.33%) Java EE
16 19 (25.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) Computer Science
2 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.33%) DataPower
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.33%) Android
1 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.33%) Unix
1 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (69.33%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (44.00%) OO
3 27 (36.00%) OOD
4 18 (24.00%) Analytics
4 18 (24.00%) MVC
4 18 (24.00%) Scrum
5 17 (22.67%) Customer Engagement
5 17 (22.67%) User Stories
6 15 (20.00%) Content Management
7 7 (9.33%) E-Commerce
7 7 (9.33%) UML
8 6 (8.00%) TDD
8 6 (8.00%) Validation
9 5 (6.67%) AOP
9 5 (6.67%) Open Source
9 5 (6.67%) RAD
9 5 (6.67%) RUP
10 4 (5.33%) Migration
11 3 (4.00%) Front End Development
12 1 (1.33%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (81.33%) JavaScript
2 47 (62.67%) Java
3 45 (60.00%) SQL
4 5 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (1.33%) ECMAScript
5 1 (1.33%) Groovy
5 1 (1.33%) Ruby
5 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (22.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 63 (84.00%) Adobe
2 6 (8.00%) hybris
3 5 (6.67%) Atlassian
4 3 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (1.33%) Omniture
5 1 (1.33%) Perforce