The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Isle of Wight region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 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 the Isle of Wight - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £33.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+14.92% -11.84%
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 Isle of Wight region.

Operating Systems Category
Isle of Wight
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Isle of Wight 33.33% 80.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £135 £345 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.86% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

Embedded Linux
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the Isle of Wight

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Isle of Wight 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in the Isle of Wight by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Isle of Wight 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C