The table below looks at the statistics for VxWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wind River VxWorks
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VxWorks 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 - £310
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
VxWorks
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
147 119 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.89% 32.25% 26.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 73 44
Median daily rate £350 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £205 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 15
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -38.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.38 £13.10 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VxWorks
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

VxWorks Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

VxWorks
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

VxWorks Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge