The table below looks at the statistics for VxWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 408 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VxWorks 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.041% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £310 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £40.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -5.32%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4897 4991 4500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.95% 20.61% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3276 3353 2916
Average daily rate £404 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.93% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 229 238
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in London

VxWorks
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VxWorks Daily Rate Trend in London

VxWorks
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

VxWorks Hourly Rate Trend in London

VxWorks
Top 25 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Nucleus RTOS
2 3 (60.00%) ThreadX
3 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics
4 1 (20.00%) Green Hills
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Qt
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) GCC
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) VC++
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (20.00%) Firmware

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) GCC
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) ThreadX
1 3 (60.00%) Nucleus RTOS
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) UML
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) VC++
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Green Hills