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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River VxWorks
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Contract jobs citing VxWorks 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £360 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
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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 Buckinghamshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
310 244 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.74% 23.11% 20.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 101 28
Average daily rate £288 £278 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.60% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £117 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 28 21
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.94 £12.50 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.40 £32.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Automotive
1 3 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Green Hills
2 2 (66.67%) QNX
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
2 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
3 1 (33.33%) ThreadX

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
1 2 (66.67%) Assembly Language
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Green Hills
2 2 (66.67%) QNX