The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux
Rank - 89 -
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.083% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -0.62%
Embedded Linux
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
201 278 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.87% 23.11% 18.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 107 91
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 28
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +1.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £27.60 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Embedded Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Embedded Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Embedded Linux across the Buckinghamshire region.

Embedded Linux Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Embedded Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Embedded Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire