The table below looks at the statistics for VxWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wind River VxWorks
Rank 83 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VxWorks 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.13% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 - £310
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £45.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +21.33%
VxWorks
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
209 174 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 27.79% 29.39% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 117 66
Median daily rate £375 £340 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £213 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 13
Median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £44.90 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

VxWorks
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VxWorks Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

VxWorks
Top 19 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VxWorks 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for VxWorks.

1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) Modbus
2 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (66.67%) CPLD
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
2 2 (66.67%) ThreadX
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Emacs

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Emacs
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CPLD
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware