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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Embedded Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Linux over the 6 months to 29 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Embedded Linux
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 73 - 53
Rank change year-on-year - - +32
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 1 0 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.12% - 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.62% - 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 - -
East of England median daily rate £500 - £475
% change year-on-year - - +58.33%

Embedded Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 161 86 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.88% 16.32% 21.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 60 53
10th Percentile £183 £135 £138
25th Percentile £313 £254 £264
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £350 £400
Median % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +14.29%
75th Percentile £488 £425 £513
90th Percentile £575 £519 £545
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £395
% change year-on-year +14.29% -11.39% +3.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 3 10
10th Percentile £11.95 £10.10 £11.17
25th Percentile £14.25 £10.25 £14.01
Median hourly rate £15.25 £11.00 £18.25
Median % change year-on-year +38.64% -39.73% +17.74%
75th Percentile £15.93 £13.33 £42.56
90th Percentile £27.18 £14.43 £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £28.41 £19.19 £18.50
% change year-on-year +48.07% +3.72% +19.35%

Embedded Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Embedded Linux as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Linux in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Embedded Linux in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Embedded Linux in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Embedded Linux in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Embedded Linux in Cambridgeshire

Embedded Linux
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 29 June 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Cambridge - 1 £500 - 11
Embedded Linux
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Embedded Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Automake
1 1 (100.00%) CMake
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) IoT
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Yocto
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Attestation
1 1 (100.00%) Social Skills
1 1 (100.00%) ARM Cortex

Embedded Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Automake
1 1 (100.00%) CMake
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) ARM Cortex
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) FPGA
1 1 (100.00%) IoT
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Attestation
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware