The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.12% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £38.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+14.37% +2.00%
Embedded Linux
Essex

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

Operating Systems Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 12.31% 29.79% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 5
Average daily rate £263 £160 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.06% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £135 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £42.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +121.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%