The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 117 113 107
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 7 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.33% 0.15% 0.057%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.18% 0.46% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
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£363 - £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £410 £385
% change year-on-year
-24.39% +6.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
Embedded Linux
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
595 649 485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.21% 31.74% 27.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 347 276
Average daily rate £363 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 43 47
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Linux across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Embedded Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Embedded Linux Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Embedded Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Embedded Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Embedded Linux
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton - 1 - - 1
Embedded Linux
South East

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Embedded Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded Linux.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (93.33%) Software Engineering
3 9 (60.00%) C
4 8 (53.33%) Embedded C
5 7 (46.67%) C++
6 6 (40.00%) Android
7 5 (33.33%) Embedded C++
8 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
9 3 (20.00%) MPEG
10 2 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (13.33%) STB
10 2 (13.33%) DTV
10 2 (13.33%) DVB
10 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
11 1 (6.67%) Scrum
11 1 (6.67%) VHDL
11 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (6.67%) Electronics
11 1 (6.67%) HTML
11 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
11 1 (6.67%) SQL
11 1 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (6.67%) OO
11 1 (6.67%) Python
11 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
11 1 (6.67%) SDLC
11 1 (6.67%) LTE
11 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
11 1 (6.67%) Gerrit

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Embedded Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) DVB
3 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.67%) LTE
3 1 (6.67%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Gerrit
General
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Android Software Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Audio Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) MPEG
2 2 (13.33%) DTV
2 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
2 2 (13.33%) STB
2 2 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (6.67%) SDLC
2 1 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (6.67%) OO
2 1 (6.67%) Scrum
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C
2 8 (53.33%) Embedded C
3 7 (46.67%) C++
4 5 (33.33%) Embedded C++
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
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