The first table below looks at the demand for VxWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 23 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 Yorkshire 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wind River VxWorks
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VxWorks 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 - £288
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-7.73% +15.06%
Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
580 486 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.47% 23.52% 19.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 210 253
Average daily rate £320 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £120 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £405 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 79 67
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.90 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
VxWorks
England

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VxWorks
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VxWorks Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire