Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 18 November 2017 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 75 -
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.46% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median daily rate - - -
East of England median daily rate £656 £300 £400
% change year-on-year +118.75% -25.00% +12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Essex median hourly rate - £39.75 -
East of England median hourly rate £42.00 £39.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.66% +6.00% -21.05%

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 Essex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 203 285 311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 25.83% 32.50% 25.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 152 133
Essex median daily rate £425 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £153 £189 £178
90th Percentile £600 £480 £570
East of England median daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.14% - +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 79 77
Essex median hourly rate £33.25 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +101.50% -13.16% +15.15%
10th Percentile £13.00 £15.75 £15.55
90th Percentile £63.75 £37.37 £40.45
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year +7.58% -4.35% +4.55%

Embedded Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Embedded Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Linux in Essex

Embedded Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded Linux in Essex

Embedded Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Embedded Linux in Essex