The first table below looks at the demand for Embedded Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Linux
Rank - - 75
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
281 152 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.83% 18.65% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 61 117
Average daily rate £275 £275 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £135 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 38 47
Average hourly rate £15.35 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.86% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £112.00 £27.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Embedded Linux
South East

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Linux across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Embedded Linux
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Embedded Linux
South East