Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 144 158
Rank change year-on-year +13 +14 -
Contract jobs citing Embedded Linux 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.045% 0.039% 0.092%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.23% 0.18% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Leeds median daily rate - - £310
West Yorkshire median daily rate - - £310
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Leeds median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 Leeds with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 443 563 721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 19.79% 21.75% 22.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 363 439
Leeds median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +21.95%
10th Percentile £209 £245 £195
90th Percentile £543 £560 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 56
Leeds median hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.41% +8.00% -5.30%
10th Percentile £10.30 £8.86 £9.08
90th Percentile £26.30 £24.75 £18.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year -3.85% +1.96% +6.25%

Embedded Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 20 November 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Android Studio

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 1 (100.00%) Android Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
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
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL