The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Linux
UK / England
Rank 554 578 553
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -25
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 26 20 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.042% 0.075%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.30% 0.20% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 8
Median daily rate £388 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.13% -9.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £285 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £364 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.16% -9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 11
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.50 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.07%

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8594 10030 10554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.43% 21.30% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5586 6179 6146
Median daily rate £400 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 521 687 819
Median hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Embedded Linux
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Embedded Linux Daily Rate Trend in England

Embedded Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Embedded Linux Daily Rate Histogram in England

Embedded Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Embedded Linux Hourly Rate Trend in England

Embedded Linux
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Embedded Linux across the England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Embedded Linux Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Embedded Linux
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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
Yorkshire +21 9 £388 - 4
South West -2 6 - - 3
London +21 4 £450 +50.00%
East Midlands - 4 - - 1
North West +25 2 - - 5
East of England -5 1 £325 - 4
Embedded Linux
UK

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (78.05%) C++
3 29 (70.73%) C
4 25 (60.98%) Software Engineering
5 16 (39.02%) Android
6 13 (31.71%) Python
6 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
7 11 (26.83%) Embedded C++
7 11 (26.83%) Java
8 10 (24.39%) Windows
9 8 (19.51%) Embedded C
10 7 (17.07%) OO
10 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
10 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
11 6 (14.63%) Mobile App
11 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
11 6 (14.63%) SQL
11 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (14.63%) STB
11 6 (14.63%) Electronics
12 5 (12.20%) Project Management
12 5 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (12.20%) .NET
12 5 (12.20%) C#
12 5 (12.20%) Eclipse
12 5 (12.20%) JIRA
12 5 (12.20%) Lua
12 5 (12.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 5 (12.20%) Android Studio
12 5 (12.20%) SDLC

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.76%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (9.76%) ZigBee
4 3 (7.32%) Wireless
5 2 (4.88%) DLNA
5 2 (4.88%) UPnP
6 1 (2.44%) 802.11
6 1 (2.44%) 802.15
6 1 (2.44%) AMQP
6 1 (2.44%) Bluetooth
6 1 (2.44%) DHCP
6 1 (2.44%) DNS
6 1 (2.44%) DVB
6 1 (2.44%) IGMP
6 1 (2.44%) IPv4
6 1 (2.44%) IPv6
6 1 (2.44%) OpenVPN
6 1 (2.44%) RS-232
6 1 (2.44%) SSL
6 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon Redshift
1 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
1 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.20%) Android Studio
2 5 (12.20%) Eclipse
2 5 (12.20%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) GoogleTest
3 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) JUnit
3 1 (2.44%) Mockito
3 1 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 6 (14.63%) Electronics
2 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Embedded Engineer
1 20 (48.78%) Software Engineer
2 14 (34.15%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (31.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 12 (29.27%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 9 (21.95%) C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (21.95%) Embedded C Engineer
6 8 (19.51%) Developer
6 8 (19.51%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 7 (17.07%) C Software Engineer
7 7 (17.07%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 6 (14.63%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (14.63%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
9 5 (12.20%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 5 (12.20%) Software Developer
10 4 (9.76%) Architect
10 4 (9.76%) Electronics Engineer
10 4 (9.76%) Senior Architect
10 4 (9.76%) Senior Systems Architect
10 4 (9.76%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) Middleware
3 2 (4.88%) 802.1X
3 2 (4.88%) JSON
3 2 (4.88%) Qt
3 2 (4.88%) Web Services
3 2 (4.88%) Yocto
4 1 (2.44%) .NET Compact Framework
4 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.44%) OpenEmbedded
4 1 (2.44%) OpenGL
4 1 (2.44%) PowerMock
4 1 (2.44%) WCF
4 1 (2.44%) WebKit
4 1 (2.44%) XML
4 1 (2.44%) XMPP
4 1 (2.44%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Mobile App
1 6 (14.63%) STB
2 5 (12.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (9.76%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.88%) Device Driver
4 2 (4.88%) Digital TV
4 2 (4.88%) MPEG
5 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.44%) BeagleBone
5 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Fintech
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.44%) Verilog
5 1 (2.44%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (39.02%) Android
3 10 (24.39%) Windows
4 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.88%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Software Engineering
2 7 (17.07%) OO
3 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.20%) Project Management
4 5 (12.20%) SDLC
5 4 (9.76%) Android Development
5 4 (9.76%) iOS Development
5 4 (9.76%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (9.76%) Test Strategy
6 3 (7.32%) Multithreading
6 3 (7.32%) Scrum
7 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.88%) Cross-Platform Development
7 2 (4.88%) Kanban
8 1 (2.44%) Analytics
8 1 (2.44%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (2.44%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (2.44%) FPGA Design
8 1 (2.44%) Information Assurance
8 1 (2.44%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) C++
2 29 (70.73%) C
3 13 (31.71%) Python
4 11 (26.83%) Embedded C++
4 11 (26.83%) Java
5 8 (19.51%) Embedded C
6 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
6 6 (14.63%) SQL
7 5 (12.20%) C#
7 5 (12.20%) Lua
8 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
1 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) BusyBox
1 2 (4.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Altera
1 1 (2.44%) Assembla
1 1 (2.44%) CA
1 1 (2.44%) Conax
1 1 (2.44%) EMC
1 1 (2.44%) Google
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.44%) Nagra
1 1 (2.44%) Verimatrix
1 1 (2.44%) Xilinx
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