The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux
Rank - 73 -
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.30% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £390 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £39.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.69% +6.00%
Embedded Linux
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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 Reading region.

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
251 264 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.35% 26.59% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 131 106
Median daily rate £375 £395 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +31.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £213 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 10
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Embedded Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Embedded Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Embedded Linux Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Embedded Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Embedded Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Reading