Period
to 10 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for VxWorks skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VxWorks over the 6 months to 10 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Wind River VxWorks
England > East Midlands
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 143 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - -
Contract jobs citing VxWorks 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.031% 0.031% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.15% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £300 £260 £300
% change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £50.68
% change year-on-year +5.88% -16.14% +26.70%

VxWorks is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 681 530 603
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.39% 16.45% 19.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 304 274
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £350 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +6.87% +0.77%
10th Percentile £175 £121 £163
90th Percentile £500 £525 £475
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 63 97
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £29.90 £35.19 £19.08
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +3.13%

VxWorks
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing VxWorks as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for VxWorks in the East Midlands

VxWorks
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VxWorks in the East Midlands

VxWorks
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VxWorks within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 10 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
VxWorks
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VxWorks.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Avionics
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell

VxWorks
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (100.00%) Avionics
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python