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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OSGi
Rank 409 399 423
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +24
Contract jobs citing OSGi 39 35 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.15% 0.071%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.48% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 9
Median daily rate £550 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +29.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 -
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
7740 7361 7399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.53% 31.64% 30.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5745 5403 5172
Median daily rate £450 £438 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 49 49
Median hourly rate £46.00 £36.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.02% -8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £19.52 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

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 30 August 2016.

OSGi Daily Rate Histogram in London

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 58 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (89.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 48 (82.76%) Adobe
4 43 (74.14%) JavaScript
5 33 (56.90%) Maven
6 32 (55.17%) JSR 170
7 31 (53.45%) Spring
8 30 (51.72%) REST
9 29 (50.00%) SOAP
9 29 (50.00%) XML
10 27 (46.55%) HTML
11 26 (44.83%) CSS
11 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (44.83%) JSTL
12 25 (43.10%) J2EE
12 25 (43.10%) JBoss
12 25 (43.10%) Tomcat
13 24 (41.38%) JSP
13 24 (41.38%) Java EE
13 24 (41.38%) Apache Sling
13 24 (41.38%) Apache Felix
13 24 (41.38%) Analytics
14 23 (39.66%) Spring MVC
14 23 (39.66%) MVC
15 22 (37.93%) Hibernate
15 22 (37.93%) Servlets
15 22 (37.93%) SQL
16 21 (36.21%) CMS
16 21 (36.21%) XML-RPC
16 21 (36.21%) Customer Engagement

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 52 (89.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 25 (43.10%) JBoss
2 25 (43.10%) Tomcat
3 21 (36.21%) CMS
4 4 (6.90%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.45%) Apache Pig
5 2 (3.45%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (3.45%) Confluence
5 2 (3.45%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.45%) Jetty
5 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.72%) Apache
6 1 (1.72%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.72%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Adobe Analytics
1 3 (5.17%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.45%) Apache Hive
3 2 (3.45%) Big Data
3 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.45%) MySQL
3 2 (3.45%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 33 (56.90%) Maven
2 13 (22.41%) Eclipse
2 13 (22.41%) Gradle
2 13 (22.41%) IntelliJ
3 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.45%) Ant
4 2 (3.45%) JIRA
4 2 (3.45%) SonarQube
4 2 (3.45%) Subversion
5 1 (1.72%) Bower
5 1 (1.72%) gulp
General
1 13 (22.41%) Retail
2 4 (6.90%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Publishing
4 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (79.31%) Developer
2 37 (63.79%) Java Developer
3 21 (36.21%) Lead Developer
4 18 (31.03%) Lead Java Developer
5 12 (20.69%) Architect
6 6 (10.34%) Technical Architect
7 4 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Java Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Hybris Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Java Technical Architect
10 1 (1.72%) Consultant
10 1 (1.72%) E-Commerce Architect
10 1 (1.72%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
10 1 (1.72%) J2EE Architect
10 1 (1.72%) J2EE Developer
10 1 (1.72%) Java/J2EE Architect
10 1 (1.72%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (55.17%) JSR 170
2 31 (53.45%) Spring
3 30 (51.72%) REST
4 29 (50.00%) SOAP
4 29 (50.00%) XML
5 27 (46.55%) HTML
6 26 (44.83%) CSS
6 26 (44.83%) JSTL
7 25 (43.10%) J2EE
8 24 (41.38%) Apache Felix
8 24 (41.38%) Apache Sling
8 24 (41.38%) Java EE
8 24 (41.38%) JSP
9 23 (39.66%) Spring MVC
10 22 (37.93%) Hibernate
10 22 (37.93%) Servlets
11 21 (36.21%) XML-RPC
12 16 (27.59%) AngularJS
13 9 (15.52%) Web Services
14 8 (13.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 13 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.17%) Data Integration
3 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) DataPower
4 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (41.38%) Analytics
3 23 (39.66%) MVC
4 21 (36.21%) Customer Engagement
4 21 (36.21%) User Stories
5 19 (32.76%) Content Management
6 18 (31.03%) Scrum
7 7 (12.07%) TDD
8 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.90%) OO
9 4 (6.90%) UML
10 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.17%) Data Management
10 3 (5.17%) Project Management
10 3 (5.17%) Web Analytics
11 2 (3.45%) AOP
11 2 (3.45%) Open Source
11 2 (3.45%) Software Architecture
11 2 (3.45%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (74.14%) JavaScript
3 22 (37.93%) SQL
4 2 (3.45%) Groovy
4 2 (3.45%) PHP
4 2 (3.45%) Python
4 2 (3.45%) Scala
5 1 (1.72%) ECMAScript
5 1 (1.72%) ES6
Qualifications
1 16 (27.59%) Degree
Vendors
1 48 (82.76%) Adobe
2 5 (8.62%) hybris
3 4 (6.90%) Apigee
4 3 (5.17%) Mashery
4 3 (5.17%) Omniture
4 3 (5.17%) WSO2
5 2 (3.45%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.45%) Coverity
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle
5 2 (3.45%) SAP
6 1 (1.72%) Akamai