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 3 months to 25 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.

Express Logic ThreadX
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 579 625 606
Rank change year-on-year +46 -19  
Contract jobs citing ThreadX 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.011% 0.018% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £343 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £310 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

ThreadX 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 8707 11170 11375
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 20.49% 22.93% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5421 7168 6737
Median daily rate £413 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £203 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 511 579 897
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 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

ThreadX
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 3 months to 25 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 - 1 - -
ThreadX
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ThreadX 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 ThreadX.

1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
3 1 (33.33%) Motorola
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (33.33%) FlexRay

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 (33.33%) FlexRay
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Intel
1 1 (33.33%) Motorola