The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Linux
Rank 90 92 76
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 2 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.15% 0.069% 0.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.60% 0.23% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Average hourly rate £46.25 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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 Surrey region.

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
332 428 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 24.25% 29.34% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 218 142
Average daily rate £375 £338 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £122 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 49 50
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.14% -4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.83 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £51.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Embedded Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Embedded Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Embedded Linux Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Embedded Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Embedded Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Embedded Linux
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Linux within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
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Embedded Linux
South East

Embedded Linux
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Multicast
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) Fedora
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
3 3 (42.86%) iptables
3 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Xen
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) CentOS
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Puppet

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (57.14%) Multicast
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Fedora
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) iptables
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) VMware