The table below looks at the statistics for OSGi skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OSGi over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OSGi
Rank 569 609 599
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -10
Contract jobs citing OSGi 52 36 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.065% 0.067%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 21
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £470 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15273 15835 15252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.81% 28.73% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10539 11026 10410
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 255 172
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.08 £17.43 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £54.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

OSGi
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

OSGi
Daily Rate Trend

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

OSGi Daily Rate Trend in the UK

OSGi
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OSGi within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

OSGi Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

OSGi
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OSGi within the UK.

OSGi Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

OSGi
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OSGi within the UK over the 3 months to 9 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
England +22 50 £425 +6.25% 10
London +41 45 £425 -0.58% 3
City of London -3 4 £450 +12.50%
East of England +2 3 £250 -44.44%
South East +26 2 - - 4
Reading +4 2 - -
Berkshire -1 2 - - 2
Cambridge - 2 £250 -
Scotland - 2 £475 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £250 -
Suffolk - 1 £500 -
Ipswich - 1 £500 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £475 -

OSGi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 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 with a requirement for OSGi.

1 86 (78.90%) Java
2 72 (66.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 70 (64.22%) JavaScript
4 69 (63.30%) Adobe
5 59 (54.13%) SOAP
6 58 (53.21%) HTML
6 58 (53.21%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (52.29%) CSS
8 56 (51.38%) Apache Sling
8 56 (51.38%) Apache Felix
9 55 (50.46%) JBoss
10 53 (48.62%) XML
11 50 (45.87%) SQL
12 41 (37.61%) Maven
13 37 (33.94%) Web Services
13 37 (33.94%) Apache
13 37 (33.94%) Tomcat
13 37 (33.94%) REST
14 35 (32.11%) Spring
15 34 (31.19%) JSTL
15 34 (31.19%) RESTful
16 32 (29.36%) jQuery
17 31 (28.44%) JSR 170
18 30 (27.52%) Java EE
18 30 (27.52%) JSP
19 29 (26.61%) Servlets
19 29 (26.61%) Hibernate
20 28 (25.69%) Scrum
20 28 (25.69%) OO
20 28 (25.69%) MVC

OSGi
Top Related IT Skills 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 72 (66.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 55 (50.46%) JBoss
3 37 (33.94%) Apache
3 37 (33.94%) Tomcat
4 22 (20.18%) Apache Solr
5 17 (15.60%) CMS
6 9 (8.26%) WebSphere
7 5 (4.59%) Apache ServiceMix
7 5 (4.59%) Confluence
7 5 (4.59%) Jetty
7 5 (4.59%) WebLogic
7 5 (4.59%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (3.67%) GlassFish
9 2 (1.83%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.92%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.92%) iPaaS
2 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) Network Security
1 1 (0.92%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.59%) Jackrabbit
2 3 (2.75%) MongoDB
2 3 (2.75%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (1.83%) Apache Hive
3 2 (1.83%) Big Data
3 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.83%) MySQL
3 2 (1.83%) Neo4j
3 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 41 (37.61%) Maven
2 23 (21.10%) Eclipse
3 20 (18.35%) Gradle
4 19 (17.43%) IntelliJ
5 10 (9.17%) Git (software)
6 6 (5.50%) Ant
7 5 (4.59%) Jenkins
7 5 (4.59%) JIRA
8 1 (0.92%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.92%) JUnit
8 1 (0.92%) Selenium
8 1 (0.92%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (18.35%) Retail
2 7 (6.42%) Finance
3 3 (2.75%) Marketing
4 2 (1.83%) Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Publishing
5 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (74.31%) Developer
2 44 (40.37%) Java Developer
3 21 (19.27%) Lead Developer
4 18 (16.51%) Lead Java Developer
5 16 (14.68%) Architect
6 7 (6.42%) Java Architect
7 6 (5.50%) Technical Architect
8 5 (4.59%) Hybris Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Java Technical Architect
10 3 (2.75%) Applications Developer
10 3 (2.75%) Java Engineer
10 3 (2.75%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (2.75%) Software Engineer
11 2 (1.83%) Consultant
11 2 (1.83%) J2EE Architect
11 2 (1.83%) J2EE Developer
11 2 (1.83%) Java/J2EE Architect
11 2 (1.83%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 2 (1.83%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (1.83%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (54.13%) SOAP
2 58 (53.21%) HTML
3 57 (52.29%) CSS
4 56 (51.38%) Apache Felix
4 56 (51.38%) Apache Sling
5 53 (48.62%) XML
6 37 (33.94%) REST
6 37 (33.94%) Web Services
7 35 (32.11%) Spring
8 34 (31.19%) JSTL
8 34 (31.19%) RESTful
9 32 (29.36%) jQuery
10 31 (28.44%) JSR 170
11 30 (27.52%) Java EE
11 30 (27.52%) JSP
12 29 (26.61%) Hibernate
12 29 (26.61%) Servlets
13 27 (24.77%) Spring MVC
13 27 (24.77%) XML-RPC
14 26 (23.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.10%) Computer Science
2 22 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.83%) DataPower
4 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.92%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.92%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.92%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.92%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.92%) Android
1 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.92%) Unix
1 1 (0.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (53.21%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.69%) Analytics
2 28 (25.69%) MVC
2 28 (25.69%) OO
2 28 (25.69%) Scrum
3 27 (24.77%) Customer Engagement
3 27 (24.77%) User Stories
4 21 (19.27%) Content Management
4 21 (19.27%) OOD
5 10 (9.17%) UML
6 8 (7.34%) TDD
7 7 (6.42%) E-Commerce
8 6 (5.50%) Migration
9 5 (4.59%) AOP
9 5 (4.59%) Open Source
9 5 (4.59%) RAD
9 5 (4.59%) RUP
9 5 (4.59%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.59%) Validation
10 4 (3.67%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 86 (78.90%) Java
2 70 (64.22%) JavaScript
3 50 (45.87%) SQL
4 6 (5.50%) Python
5 2 (1.83%) Groovy
5 2 (1.83%) Scala
6 1 (0.92%) ECMAScript
6 1 (0.92%) PHP
6 1 (0.92%) Ruby
6 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (22.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) Grafana
Vendors
1 69 (63.30%) Adobe
2 16 (14.68%) Red Hat
3 6 (5.50%) hybris
4 5 (4.59%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.75%) Oracle
6 2 (1.83%) Apigee
6 2 (1.83%) Mashery
6 2 (1.83%) WSO2
7 1 (0.92%) Omniture
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