The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux
Rank 52 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.49% - 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.37% - 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
-14.19% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £39.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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 Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
146 151 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 35.61% 26.58% 35.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 66 101
Median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £155 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £550 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 47 30
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Embedded Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Embedded Linux Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Embedded Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Embedded Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Embedded Linux
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Qt
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (25.00%) BeagleBone
4 1 (25.00%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (25.00%) SQLite
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) X-Windows

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Kernel Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Kernel Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Qt
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) BeagleBone
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Cross-Platform Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET