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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux
Rank - - 129
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.035%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £388 £438
% change year-on-year
-12.25% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.63%
Embedded Linux
UK

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
494 605 577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 25.33% 21.40% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 290 297
Median daily rate £318 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.78% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £159 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £435 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 12 20
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £100.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Atmel
2 1 (50.00%) Arduino
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (50.00%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (50.00%) MISRA
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) C

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 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Arduino
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Internet of Things
1 1 (50.00%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Atmel