Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ThreadX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ThreadX over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 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.

Express Logic ThreadX
UK > England
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 836 824 879
Rank change year-on-year -12 +55 -28
Contract jobs citing ThreadX 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.003% 0.003%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.010% 0.017% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
England median daily rate - £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.97% -17.33%
UK median daily rate - £375 £310
% change year-on-year - +20.97% -17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
England median hourly rate £48.75 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.50% - -
UK median hourly rate £48.75 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -2.50% - -

ThreadX 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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 19,499 18,181 22,282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.89% 20.61% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,196 11,499 14,284
England median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +5.07% +7.87%
10th Percentile £181 £200 £213
90th Percentile £620 £593 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,365 1,056 1,147
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.68% +5.35% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.69
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% -

ThreadX
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ThreadX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ThreadX in England

ThreadX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ThreadX in England

ThreadX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ThreadX in England

ThreadX
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 ThreadX within the England region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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
East of England -11 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
ThreadX
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ThreadX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for ThreadX.

1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) FreeRTOS
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) Nucleus RTOS
2 1 (50.00%) RS-232
2 1 (50.00%) RS-485

ThreadX
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 (50.00%) RS-232
1 1 (50.00%) RS-485
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++/C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) FreeRTOS
1 2 (100.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C