The table below looks at the statistics for pSOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited pSOS over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wind River pSOS
Rank 625 605 593
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -12
Contract jobs citing pSOS 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.035% 0.009% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Median daily rate £325 £375 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -18.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £375 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £375 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
pSOS
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11293 11083 10879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.56% 22.43% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7150 6486 6301
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 579 913 974
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.83 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +5.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

pSOS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

pSOS Jobs Demand Trend in England

pSOS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

pSOS Daily Rate Trend in England

pSOS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing pSOS across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

pSOS Daily Rate Histogram in England

pSOS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

pSOS Hourly Rate Trend in England

pSOS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing pSOS within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -5 3 £275 -26.66%
South East - 1 £475 - 1
pSOS
UK

pSOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing pSOS 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 England region with a requirement for pSOS.

1 4 (57.14%) MS Project
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
3 2 (28.57%) Document Management
4 1 (14.29%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) Qt
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) ThreadX
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) STB
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
4 1 (14.29%) DTV
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring

pSOS
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
1 4 (57.14%) MS Project
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Project Officer
1 2 (28.57%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) PMO Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) DTV
1 1 (14.29%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Nucleus RTOS
1 1 (14.29%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) Document Management
3 2 (28.57%) Quality Management
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
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