The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Embedded Linux over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Linux
Rank - 42 45
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - 0.49% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.74% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £310 £410
% change year-on-year
+19.35% -24.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -3.61%
Embedded Linux
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
99 73 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 28.78% 17.72% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 30 49
Median daily rate £425 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £146 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 21 17
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Embedded Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 Swindon

Embedded Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Embedded Linux Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Embedded Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Embedded Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Embedded Linux
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Swindon 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%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree