The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Linux
UK / Scotland
Rank 101 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.060% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £413
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £38.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.10% +22.58%

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

Operating Systems Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
392 549 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.50% 21.55% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 276 266
Median daily rate £350 £338 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £132 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 10 16
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £126.25 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Embedded Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Embedded Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Embedded Linux
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 1 - -
Embedded Linux
UK

Embedded Linux
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Modbus
1 1 (100.00%) Yocto
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) Modbus
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Yocto
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++