The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of QNX products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QNX over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within QNX Software Systems.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QNX
Rank 595 564 572
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +8
Contract jobs citing QNX 9 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.002% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.036% 0.004% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £37.50
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24993 24117 27009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.72% 47.19% 46.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13879 13072 13683
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1090 1205 1398
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%

QNX
Jobs Demand Trend

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

QNX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

QNX
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing QNX within the UK.

QNX Daily Rate Trend in the UK

QNX
Hourly Rate Trend

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

QNX Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

QNX
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QNX within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +1 9 - - 5
South East - 5 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Cambridge - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - - 1

QNX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing QNX 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 QNX.

1 7 (63.64%) C
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) VxWorks
4 3 (27.27%) Embedded C++
4 3 (27.27%) Assembly Language
4 3 (27.27%) Firmware
4 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
4 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (27.27%) ClearCase
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (27.27%) Automotive
4 3 (27.27%) Device Driver
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (27.27%) Android
4 3 (27.27%) Coverity
4 3 (27.27%) Valgrind
4 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
4 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
4 3 (27.27%) MobileIron
4 3 (27.27%) UNIX
5 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) German Language
5 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel

QNX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing QNX 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 QNX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) ClearCase
1 3 (27.27%) Valgrind
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
1 3 (27.27%) Automotive
2 2 (18.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Security Specialist
3 3 (27.27%) Mobility Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Radio Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Firmware
1 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
1 3 (27.27%) Device Driver
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) VxWorks
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (27.27%) Android
3 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 3 (27.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C
2 4 (36.36%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C++
3 3 (27.27%) Assembly Language
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Coverity
1 3 (27.27%) MobileIron
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Green Hills