The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 60 73 57
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 2 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.34% 0.63% 1.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.16% 1.90% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -0.62%
Embedded Linux
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
173 263 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.08% 33.38% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 152 100
Median daily rate £350 £338 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £208 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £417 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 35 33
Median hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.91% +58.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £32.20
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 Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Embedded Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Embedded Linux Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Embedded Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Linux
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridge +19 2 - - 4
Embedded Linux
East of England

Embedded Linux
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Linux 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) Bluetooth
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) Electronics
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Unix

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (40.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (60.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree