The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for OSGi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OSGi over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

OSGi
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 164 202
Contract jobs citing OSGi 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.030% 0.069%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.086% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £500 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.97%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year -9.09% -  

OSGi is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1253 1159 1729
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.76% 34.86% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1023 998 1394
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.00% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 11
Median hourly rate £24.36 £20.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.80% -17.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £15.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.86 £20.00 £187.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

OSGi
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing OSGi as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for OSGi in the City of London

OSGi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OSGi in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for OSGi in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for OSGi.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) JSF
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) JSR 168
3 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 1 (33.33%) Scalability Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (33.33%) JSR 286
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

OSGi
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (33.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) JSF
2 1 (33.33%) JSR 168
2 1 (33.33%) JSR 286
2 1 (33.33%) Servlets
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
2 1 (33.33%) Scalability Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
City, London
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