The first table below looks at the demand for VxWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the City of London region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River VxWorks
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VxWorks 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
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 £263 - £330
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.25 -
% change year-on-year
+0.67% -
Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1290 1431 1554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.93% 20.14% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 936 969 971
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £220 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 81 94
Average hourly rate £18.46 £19.60 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.81% -2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.65 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £54.00 £29.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
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VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London