The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 23 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing OSGi 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.34% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.59% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 Reading with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 126 198 192
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 21.54% 22.76% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 132 126
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.61 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.48% -  
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 Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

OSGi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OSGi in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 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 Reading region with a requirement for OSGi.

1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) Apache Camel
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (20.00%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Talend
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Microservices
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) JBoss

OSGi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Apache Camel
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Apache CXF
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Ehcache
2 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JDBC
2 1 (20.00%) JMS
2 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) SAML
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Jaspersoft
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) Talend
1 1 (20.00%) VMware