The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cambridge region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Device Drivers
Rank 44 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 7 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.52% - 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.47% - 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£410 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £263
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -11.25%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
128 84 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.71% 21.48% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 38 75
Average daily rate £388 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £216 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 34
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.53% -5.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £12.06 £19.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £50.20 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
Device Driver
Cambridgeshire

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Device Driver across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Device Driver
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Device Driver Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Device Driver
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Device Driver across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Device Driver Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Device Driver
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Device Driver Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Device Driver also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Device Driver.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) C
3 9 (81.82%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (72.73%) Embedded C
4 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
5 7 (63.64%) C++
6 6 (54.55%) Embedded C++
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (27.27%) Python
8 2 (18.18%) Windows
9 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
9 1 (9.09%) Samba
9 1 (9.09%) Debian
9 1 (9.09%) AWK
9 1 (9.09%) Ruby
9 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
9 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (9.09%) SAS
9 1 (9.09%) MPEG
9 1 (9.09%) PBX
9 1 (9.09%) Java
9 1 (9.09%) Perl
9 1 (9.09%) MySQL
9 1 (9.09%) DNS
9 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
9 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
9 1 (9.09%) Internet
9 1 (9.09%) Degree
9 1 (9.09%) JIRA
9 1 (9.09%) Computer Science

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Device Driver also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Device Driver. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SAS
1 1 (9.09%) nginx
1 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (9.09%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Bazaar
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Principle Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (9.09%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) MPEG
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
4 1 (9.09%) Debian
4 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C
2 8 (72.73%) Embedded C
3 7 (63.64%) C++
4 6 (54.55%) Embedded C++
5 3 (27.27%) Python
6 1 (9.09%) AWK
6 1 (9.09%) Ruby
6 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 1 (9.09%) sed
6 1 (9.09%) Java
6 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Samba
1 1 (9.09%) qmail
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
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