The table below looks at the statistics for VxWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 115 129 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing VxWorks 12 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.50% 0.079% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.24% 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £360 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 0
Average hourly rate £50.68 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.24% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.54 £42.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+18.90% -22.72%
VxWorks
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
535 643 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 22.27% 25.25% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 305 307
Average daily rate £340 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 126 110
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.62 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VxWorks
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

VxWorks Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

VxWorks
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

VxWorks Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

VxWorks
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VxWorks within the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 11 - - 2
Essex - 1 - -
VxWorks
England

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (92.86%) C++
3 12 (85.71%) OO
3 12 (85.71%) Ada
3 12 (85.71%) Rational Rhapsody
3 12 (85.71%) Rational DOORS
3 12 (85.71%) VectorCAST
4 11 (78.57%) Validation
4 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
4 11 (78.57%) UML
5 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
5 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 2 (14.29%) OOD
7 2 (14.29%) C
7 2 (14.29%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
7 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
8 1 (7.14%) Military
8 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
8 1 (7.14%) CUDA
8 1 (7.14%) Twitter
8 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (7.14%) Big Data
8 1 (7.14%) OpenCL
8 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
8 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
8 1 (7.14%) OpenGL
8 1 (7.14%) MATLAB

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Rational DOORS
1 12 (85.71%) Rational Rhapsody
1 12 (85.71%) VectorCAST
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Military
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 10 (71.43%) Principal Engineer
2 10 (71.43%) Principal Software Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Ada Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Ada Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Ada Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) MATLAB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) OpenCL
1 1 (7.14%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
1 1 (7.14%) CUDA
1 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (85.71%) OO
3 11 (78.57%) UML
3 11 (78.57%) Validation
4 2 (14.29%) OOD
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.14%) Signal Processing
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C++
2 12 (85.71%) Ada
3 2 (14.29%) C
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
4 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter
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