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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OSGi
Rank 400 397 404
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing OSGi 17 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.078% 0.090% 0.053%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.29% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 5
Median daily rate £500 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £373 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £320 £500
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -
OSGi
England

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
6960 6798 6920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.03% 30.66% 30.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5356 4885 5081
Median daily rate £450 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 45 16
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.18 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.61% -50.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £16.43 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £52.17 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

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
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 25 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
City of London +43 2 £500 +11.11% 1
OSGi
England

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for OSGi.

1 27 (96.43%) Java
2 22 (78.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 21 (75.00%) Adobe
4 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
4 17 (60.71%) J2EE
4 17 (60.71%) Maven
5 15 (53.57%) CMS
6 13 (46.43%) AngularJS
7 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (25.00%) RESTful
8 7 (25.00%) REST
9 6 (21.43%) Apache Camel
9 6 (21.43%) TDD
9 6 (21.43%) Spring
9 6 (21.43%) SOAP
10 5 (17.86%) XML
10 5 (17.86%) JSR 170
10 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
10 5 (17.86%) jQuery
10 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
11 4 (14.29%) Apache CXF
11 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (14.29%) Kanban
11 4 (14.29%) NoSQL
11 4 (14.29%) BDD
11 4 (14.29%) Gradle
11 4 (14.29%) Microservices
11 4 (14.29%) JSON
11 4 (14.29%) Marketing
11 4 (14.29%) ActiveMQ

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 22 (78.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 15 (53.57%) CMS
3 4 (14.29%) Apache
3 4 (14.29%) JBoss
4 2 (7.14%) Apache Pig
5 1 (3.57%) Confluence
5 1 (3.57%) Mule
5 1 (3.57%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (3.57%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (10.71%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
2 4 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (7.14%) Apache Hive
3 2 (7.14%) Big Data
3 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) Neo4j
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (60.71%) Maven
2 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.29%) Gradle
3 4 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.57%) FishEye
4 1 (3.57%) Geb
4 1 (3.57%) JIRA
4 1 (3.57%) JUnit
4 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.57%) Mockito
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium
4 1 (3.57%) Spock
4 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Developer
2 17 (60.71%) Java Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Integration Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Java Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce Architect
7 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) J2EE
2 13 (46.43%) AngularJS
3 7 (25.00%) REST
3 7 (25.00%) RESTful
4 6 (21.43%) Apache Camel
4 6 (21.43%) SOAP
4 6 (21.43%) Spring
5 5 (17.86%) jQuery
5 5 (17.86%) JSR 170
5 5 (17.86%) XML
6 4 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (14.29%) Apache CXF
6 4 (14.29%) CSS
6 4 (14.29%) EJB
6 4 (14.29%) JMS
6 4 (14.29%) JSON
7 3 (10.71%) Java EE
8 2 (7.14%) Apache Axis
8 2 (7.14%) JSTL
8 2 (7.14%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
1 3 (10.71%) Data Integration
1 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) DataPower
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) TDD
3 4 (14.29%) BDD
3 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (14.29%) Kanban
3 4 (14.29%) Microservices
3 4 (14.29%) Pair Programming
3 4 (14.29%) Scrum
4 3 (10.71%) Analytics
4 3 (10.71%) Content Management
4 3 (10.71%) Data Management
4 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) Web Analytics
5 2 (7.14%) High Availability
5 2 (7.14%) SOA
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) UML
5 2 (7.14%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.57%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) Java
2 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) Groovy
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) Scala
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Adobe
2 3 (10.71%) hybris
2 3 (10.71%) Omniture
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Apigee
3 2 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) Akamai
4 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.57%) Mashery
4 1 (3.57%) WSO2