The table below looks at the statistics for OSGi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSGi over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OSGi
Rank 105 135 111
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -24
Contract jobs citing OSGi 18 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.82% 0.031% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.93% 0.15% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 11
Median daily rate £400 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 -
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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
615 648 768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.99% 20.02% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 342 429
Median daily rate £350 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 5
Median hourly rate £47.25 £40.38 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -4.98%
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 Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

OSGi
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

OSGi Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

OSGi
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OSGi within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
Aberdeenshire - 15 £400 -
Aberdeen - 1 £400 -
Moray - 1 £400 -
OSGi
UK

OSGi
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Scotland region with a requirement for OSGi.

1 18 (100.00%) JBoss
1 18 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 18 (100.00%) Apache Camel
2 16 (88.89%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) Red Hat
3 7 (38.89%) Apache
4 6 (33.33%) Finance
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) ERP

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 18 (100.00%) JBoss
2 7 (38.89%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Java Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Java Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 18 (100.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.56%) CRM
1 1 (5.56%) ERP
1 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) PHP
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Red Hat