The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.28% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £320 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.90% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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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 Somerset region.

Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
75 91 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 21.25% 19.83% 39.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 69 27
Average daily rate £255 £325 £232
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.53% +40.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £195 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.58% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 20
Average hourly rate £20.19 £18.25 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% +52.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £14.40 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.10 £37.15 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.36% -0.78%

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Embedded Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Embedded Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Embedded Linux
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared