The first table below looks at the demand for LynxOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LynxOS over the 3 months to 18 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 South East 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LynuxWorks LynxOS
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing LynxOS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2400 1830 2228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.78% 21.87% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1184 848 933
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £168 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 252 302
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
LynxOS
England

LynxOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

LynxOS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LynxOS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

LynxOS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

LynxOS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LynxOS within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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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
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Vacancies
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LynxOS
England

LynxOS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing LynxOS 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 LynxOS.

1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) OOD
1 6 (100.00%) POSIX
1 6 (100.00%) Intel
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) DICOM
1 6 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 6 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 6 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

LynxOS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing LynxOS 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 LynxOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) OOD
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 6 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 6 (100.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) DICOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Intel