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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Linux
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.73% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £39.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £38.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+17.10% +33.33%

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
133 152 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 32.44% 28.20% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 83 57
Median daily rate £350 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 38 26
Median hourly rate £33.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.03% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.50 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Essex region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Qt
3 1 (33.33%) BeagleBone
3 1 (33.33%) Cross-Platform Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQLite
3 1 (33.33%) STB
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) 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 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Qt
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) BeagleBone
1 1 (33.33%) STB
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Cross-Platform Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) C
3 1 (33.33%) SQL