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 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 - 105
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.091% - 0.067%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.52% - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £625 £370 £325
% change year-on-year +68.91% +13.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.25 £39.75
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.77%  

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 193 379 341
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 17.59% 25.10% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 268 217
Median daily rate £388 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £288 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 19
Median hourly rate £15.25 £12.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.00% -18.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £9.08 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £16.13 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year -6.06% +1.85%  

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Android Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Windows

Embedded Linux
Co-occurring 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Android Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) SQL