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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 34 41 45
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing VxWorks 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.94% 0.29% 0.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.66% 2.04% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £51 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 - £263
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £50.78 £51.30 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.01% +32.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £46.15 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-8.99% +23.06%
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
53 49 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 16.56% 14.37% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 32 47
Median daily rate £388 £263 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.61% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.63 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.94% +55.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.43 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £36.36
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

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
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VxWorks within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Luton +2 3 £51 -
VxWorks
East of England

VxWorks
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 5 (100.00%) VectorCAST
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) UML
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Ada
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (20.00%) Military
5 1 (20.00%) Degree

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 5 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 5 (100.00%) VectorCAST
General
1 1 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Ada Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Ada Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Principal Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) UML
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Ada
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft