The table below looks at the statistics for VxWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wind River VxWorks
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 52 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VxWorks 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.18% - 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.72% - 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £360
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £50.68 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-16.14% +26.70%

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
139 96 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 25.23% 17.02% 23.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 33 91
Median daily rate £350 £260 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% +38.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £130 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £413 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 27 36
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £60.00 £45.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

VxWorks
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VxWorks Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VxWorks
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VxWorks Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VxWorks
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VxWorks.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Nucleus RTOS
3 2 (50.00%) Atmel
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (25.00%) ThreadX
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Home Automation

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Real Time Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Nucleus RTOS
2 1 (25.00%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Atmel