The first table below looks at the demand for VxWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Edinburgh 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
23 Apr 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 Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 - £288
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-7.73% +15.06%
Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
239 155 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.43% 19.50% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 50 77
Average daily rate £375 £265 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £118 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 14
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -17.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £15.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £31.65 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
VxWorks
Scotland

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VxWorks
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

VxWorks Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh