The table below looks at the statistics for OSGi skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSGi over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OSGi
Rank 243 256 269
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +13
Contract jobs citing OSGi 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.039% 0.032% 0.010%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.12% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £200 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.38% -8.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2050 2539 2292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.47% 27.00% 22.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1180 1632 1394
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 76 40
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.00 £14.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
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 the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

OSGi
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

OSGi Daily Rate Trend in the South East

OSGi
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OSGi within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Berkshire +9 3 £200 -48.38% 2
OSGi
England

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 South East region with a requirement for OSGi.

1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Lucene
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Felix
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Sling
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Lucene
2 2 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 2 (50.00%) UML
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe