The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux
Rank 98 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.063% 0.064% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.36% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £310 £410
% change year-on-year
+19.35% -24.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -3.61%
Embedded Linux
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 East Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
278 312 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.62% 19.83% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 139 139
Median daily rate £400 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £422 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 43 69
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £10.20 £10.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.08 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Embedded Linux
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Embedded Linux Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Embedded Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Embedded Linux Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Embedded Linux
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Wind River
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (75.00%) Device Driver
2 3 (75.00%) Military
2 3 (75.00%) Assembly Language
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Firmware
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Avionics
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (75.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (75.00%) Military
2 2 (50.00%) Avionics
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Assembly Language
1 3 (75.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) Wind River