The first table below looks at the demand for OSGi skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSGi over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Scotland region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OSGi
Rank 114 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OSGi 14 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £335 £278
% change year-on-year
+26.86% +20.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.00 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
785 598 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 28.50% 24.33% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 277 190
Average daily rate £375 £368 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.90% +16.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 16
Average hourly rate £42.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
OSGi
UK

OSGi
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OSGi across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OSGi across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

OSGi Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

OSGi
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OSGi within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Edinburgh - 10 £450 - 1
Glasgow - 2 - -
OSGi
UK

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 22 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (86.36%) SOA
3 18 (81.82%) JBoss
4 12 (54.55%) Maven
4 12 (54.55%) Java EE
5 11 (50.00%) JPA
5 11 (50.00%) Apache CXF
5 11 (50.00%) JSF
5 11 (50.00%) Web Services
6 10 (45.45%) Hibernate
7 8 (36.36%) RichFaces
7 8 (36.36%) Apache OpenJPA
7 8 (36.36%) J2EE
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle
9 4 (18.18%) Workflow
9 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
10 3 (13.64%) Apache Camel
10 3 (13.64%) Adobe CQ
10 3 (13.64%) Hudson
10 3 (13.64%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (13.64%) JSTL
10 3 (13.64%) Taxonomies
10 3 (13.64%) Degree
10 3 (13.64%) jQuery
10 3 (13.64%) Ext JS
10 3 (13.64%) Publishing
10 3 (13.64%) CMS
10 3 (13.64%) Subversion
10 3 (13.64%) Content Management
10 3 (13.64%) JUnit

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (13.64%) CMS
1 3 (13.64%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (4.55%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Maven
2 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.64%) Hudson
3 3 (13.64%) JUnit
3 3 (13.64%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.64%) Publishing
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Architect
2 10 (45.45%) Applications Architect
3 9 (40.91%) Java Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Java Architect
3 9 (40.91%) Java Applications Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) Java EE
2 11 (50.00%) Web Services
2 11 (50.00%) JPA
2 11 (50.00%) Apache CXF
2 11 (50.00%) JSF
3 10 (45.45%) Hibernate
4 8 (36.36%) Apache OpenJPA
4 8 (36.36%) RichFaces
4 8 (36.36%) J2EE
5 3 (13.64%) CSS
5 3 (13.64%) JSP
5 3 (13.64%) Servlets
5 3 (13.64%) JSTL
5 3 (13.64%) jQuery
5 3 (13.64%) Ext JS
5 3 (13.64%) Apache Camel
6 2 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Taxonomies
2 1 (4.55%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) SOA
2 4 (18.18%) Workflow
3 3 (13.64%) OOP
3 3 (13.64%) OO
3 3 (13.64%) Content Management
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) IT Governance
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) JBoss
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Adobe
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) Twitter
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