The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Device Drivers
Rank - - 64
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £25.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+62.74% -34.61%
Device Driver
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
231 187 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.52% 26.15% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 123 111
Median daily rate £375 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £177 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 8
Median hourly rate £10.60 £12.35 £16.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.17% -25.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Device Driver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Device Driver
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Device Driver across the Birmingham region.

Device Driver Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Device Driver
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Device Driver across the Birmingham region.

Device Driver Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham