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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VxWorks 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.64% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.77% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £320
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.50 -
% change year-on-year
-6.59% -
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
53 94 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.04% 19.67% 32.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 40 71
Median daily rate £363 £275 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £150 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £378 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 31
Median hourly rate £17.25 £60.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.25% +118.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £24.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £60.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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

VxWorks
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for VxWorks.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Nucleus RTOS
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Atmel
2 1 (50.00%) Home Automation
2 1 (50.00%) ThreadX
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) C++

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Nucleus RTOS
2 1 (50.00%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Atmel