The table below looks at the statistics for LynxOS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LynxOS over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LynuxWorks LynxOS
Rank - - 588
Contract jobs citing LynxOS 0 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.021%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £181
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £181
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £45.00

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12482 12618 12040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.38% 22.32% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7418 7200 6733
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £163 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 960 1099 1021
Average hourly rate £16.66 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

LynxOS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

LynxOS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LynxOS
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LynxOS within the UK.

LynxOS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK