The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux
Rank 105 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% 0.070% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.26% 0.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £275 £275 -
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 £43.75 £33.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+30.59% -11.25%
Embedded Linux
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
381 294 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 21.03% 20.59% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 144 127
Average daily rate £338 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £188 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 34 26
Average hourly rate £15.25 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Embedded Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Embedded Linux Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Embedded Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Embedded Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Embedded Linux
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) pSOS
1 1 (100.00%) STB
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++