The table below looks at the statistics for VxWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wind River VxWorks
Rank - 38 -
Contract jobs citing VxWorks 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.27% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £51.30 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £45.50 -
% change year-on-year
-19.78% -
VxWorks
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
49 61 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.61% 16.44% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 54
Median daily rate £388 £330 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.42% -22.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £110 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £30.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.66% +140.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing VxWorks as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VxWorks
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VxWorks Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

VxWorks
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VxWorks across the Bedfordshire region.

VxWorks Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

VxWorks
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VxWorks 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for VxWorks.

1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) VectorCAST
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Ada
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 3 (100.00%) VectorCAST
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Ada Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Ada Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Ada
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft