The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 103 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£310 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £380 £358
% change year-on-year
-18.42% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
395 217 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 23.47% 21.23% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 143 137
Average daily rate £375 £250 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £150 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 24
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.60 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.73% -38.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.36 £10.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £150.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OpenGL
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Streaming Video
2 2 (66.67%) STB
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Lua
2 2 (66.67%) Qt
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) WebKit
2 2 (66.67%) QML
2 2 (66.67%) GStreamer
2 2 (66.67%) OpenGL ES
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Gerrit
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (33.33%) Redmine
3 1 (33.33%) Valgrind
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Valgrind
1 1 (33.33%) Gerrit
1 1 (33.33%) Redmine
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) OpenGL
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) Qt
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) GStreamer
1 2 (66.67%) WebKit
1 2 (66.67%) QML
1 2 (66.67%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Streaming Video
1 2 (66.67%) STB
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (33.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Lua
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google