The table below looks at the statistics for VxWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VxWorks 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £275 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 - £37.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
182 150 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.44% 17.22% 14.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 115 43
Average daily rate £370 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 24
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £16.50 £27.94
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VxWorks across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VxWorks
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VxWorks Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

VxWorks
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VxWorks Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

VxWorks
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing VxWorks also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VxWorks.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ada
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Serena
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) GDB

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing VxWorks also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VxWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) GDB
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Ada
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Serena