The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Nucleus RTOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Nucleus RTOS over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

Mentor Graphics Nucleus RTOS
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 583 618 623
Rank change year-on-year +35 +5  
Contract jobs citing Nucleus RTOS 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.057% 0.018% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.75 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 - £37.50

Nucleus RTOS is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8797 11277 11434
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 20.46% 22.82% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5483 7244 6748
Median daily rate £413 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 517 583 908
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.30 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year -6.06% +1.85%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Nucleus RTOS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Nucleus RTOS in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Nucleus RTOS in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Nucleus RTOS in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nucleus RTOS in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Nucleus RTOS in England

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Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nucleus RTOS within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England - 5 £350 -
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UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Nucleus RTOS 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 England region with a requirement for Nucleus RTOS.

1 5 (100.00%) VxWorks
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
3 3 (60.00%) Electronics
4 2 (40.00%) MISRA
5 1 (20.00%) Home Automation
5 1 (20.00%) Smart Home
5 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Flash

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Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (60.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Home Automation
1 1 (20.00%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) MISRA