The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 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 Farnborough - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £38.75 £48.75
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -20.51%
Embedded Linux
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 34 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 27.50% 37.36% 40.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 13
Median daily rate £475 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%