The table below looks at the statistics for VxWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 81 85 75
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing VxWorks 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.40% 0.076% 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.74% 0.41% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £263 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 - £37.25
VxWorks
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
287 241 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.20% 18.35% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 93 105
Average daily rate £350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £176 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 27 25
Average hourly rate £16.14 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.60% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £18.75 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

VxWorks
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VxWorks Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VxWorks
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VxWorks within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Marlow - 1 - -
VxWorks
South East

VxWorks
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Wind River
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Borland
4 1 (20.00%) QNX
4 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) MFC
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) C++/CLI

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) C++/CLI
2 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Wind River
2 1 (20.00%) Borland
2 1 (20.00%) QNX
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