The table below looks at the statistics for OSGi skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSGi over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OSGi
Rank 379 406 402
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -4
Contract jobs citing OSGi 21 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.051% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.17% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -2.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £372 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £456 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £515 £350
% change year-on-year
-30.09% +47.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £33.00
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
6938 7151 6536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.67% 30.61% 29.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4981 5246 4719
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 18 91
Average hourly rate £22.18 £40.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.55% -3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £175.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -

OSGi
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OSGi across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OSGi within the London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +16 6 £450 +20.00% 4
OSGi
England

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing OSGi also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OSGi.

1 20 (86.96%) Java
2 16 (69.57%) J2EE
3 14 (60.87%) Web Services
4 13 (56.52%) Spring
5 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (52.17%) JBoss
5 12 (52.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 11 (47.83%) Adobe
6 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
6 11 (47.83%) HTML
7 10 (43.48%) TDD
7 10 (43.48%) jQuery
8 9 (39.13%) Scrum
9 8 (34.78%) Maven
9 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
9 8 (34.78%) HTML5
10 7 (30.43%) UML
10 7 (30.43%) CSS
10 7 (30.43%) Degree
10 7 (30.43%) WebSphere
10 7 (30.43%) Hibernate
11 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
11 6 (26.09%) OO
11 6 (26.09%) Open Source
12 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
12 5 (21.74%) REST
12 5 (21.74%) hybris
12 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
12 5 (21.74%) Apache CXF
12 5 (21.74%) Apache Camel

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing OSGi also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OSGi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (52.17%) JBoss
1 12 (52.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (30.43%) WebSphere
3 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
3 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
3 5 (21.74%) GlassFish
4 2 (8.70%) CMS
4 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (8.70%) Liferay
4 2 (8.70%) Magnolia
5 1 (4.35%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (4.35%) Node.js
5 1 (4.35%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Maven
2 5 (21.74%) Ant
3 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
4 3 (13.04%) Selenium
4 3 (13.04%) Mockito
4 3 (13.04%) JUnit
5 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.35%) JIRA
5 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Publishing
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) UI Developer
5 2 (8.70%) UI Programmer
5 2 (8.70%) Hybris Developer
6 1 (4.35%) CMS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.35%) UX Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) J2EE
2 14 (60.87%) Web Services
3 13 (56.52%) Spring
4 11 (47.83%) HTML
5 10 (43.48%) jQuery
6 8 (34.78%) HTML5
7 7 (30.43%) CSS
7 7 (30.43%) Hibernate
8 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
8 5 (21.74%) REST
8 5 (21.74%) Apache CXF
8 5 (21.74%) Apache Camel
8 5 (21.74%) SOAP
8 5 (21.74%) Struts
8 5 (21.74%) JSON
8 5 (21.74%) JSTL
9 4 (17.39%) CSS3
10 2 (8.70%) JSP
10 2 (8.70%) Servlets
10 2 (8.70%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 5 (21.74%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) TDD
3 9 (39.13%) Scrum
4 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
5 7 (30.43%) UML
6 6 (26.09%) OO
6 6 (26.09%) Open Source
7 5 (21.74%) RAD
7 5 (21.74%) RUP
7 5 (21.74%) SOA
7 5 (21.74%) AOP
7 5 (21.74%) Validation
8 4 (17.39%) Content Management
8 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (13.04%) MVC
10 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
10 2 (8.70%) Web Development
10 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (4.35%) DevOps
11 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Adobe
2 5 (21.74%) hybris
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) FatWire
4 1 (4.35%) Sybase
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