The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Linux
Rank 84 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.20% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £390
% change year-on-year -3.22% -0.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  

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

Contract Operating System Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 222 295 265
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 22.11% 20.66% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 188 166
Median daily rate £400 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £184 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 14
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.10 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.35% -1.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £10.20 £10.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.84 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.44% +8.64%  

Embedded Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Embedded Linux as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Linux in Leeds

Embedded Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Embedded Linux in Leeds

Embedded Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Embedded Linux.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) Android
2 6 (85.71%) C
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (71.43%) JIRA
3 5 (71.43%) Android Studio
4 4 (57.14%) OO
4 4 (57.14%) Electronics
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) SDLC
6 1 (14.29%) SDET
6 1 (14.29%) XMPP
6 1 (14.29%) Google
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Kanban
6 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 1 (14.29%) Mockito

Embedded Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Android Studio
1 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) JIRA
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) GoogleTest
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Mockito
General
1 4 (57.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Electronics Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer in Test
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Java Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) PowerMock
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XMPP
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Android
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SDET
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Google