The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.35% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.64% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £388 - -
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
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 Middlesex region.

Operating Systems Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 24 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 37.16% 12.90% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 14 10
Average daily rate £350 £281 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.55% -31.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £448 £591
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 10
Average hourly rate £44.00 £45.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.29% +71.69%
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 Middlesex

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

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Embedded Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Embedded Linux Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Embedded Linux
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) DVB
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) STB
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) DVB
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C/C++ Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (100.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++