The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 29 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 Cambridgeshire 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Device Drivers
Rank 64 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 8 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.98% 0.55% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.37% 2.33% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£455 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £263
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -11.25%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
183 172 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 22.43% 23.63% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 78 88
Average daily rate £350 £363 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +15.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £154 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £459 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 40
Average hourly rate £26.50 £35.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.35% -5.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.43 £11.40 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £47.80 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -20.32%
Device Driver
East of England

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Device Driver
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Device Driver Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Device Driver
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Device Driver across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Device Driver Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Device Driver
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Device Driver Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Device Driver
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 7 £410 - 12
Device Driver
East of England

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 13 (92.86%) C
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) C++
4 9 (64.29%) Embedded Linux
5 8 (57.14%) Embedded C
5 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
6 6 (42.86%) Embedded C++
7 4 (28.57%) Python
8 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
9 2 (14.29%) Windows
10 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
10 1 (7.14%) Degree
10 1 (7.14%) JIRA
10 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
10 1 (7.14%) ZigBee
10 1 (7.14%) Android
10 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
10 1 (7.14%) qmail
10 1 (7.14%) nginx
10 1 (7.14%) GPGPU
10 1 (7.14%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
10 1 (7.14%) Confluence
10 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (7.14%) LLVM
10 1 (7.14%) Bazaar
10 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (7.14%) FFmpeg
10 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (7.14%) OpenGL ES

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (7.14%) SAS
1 1 (7.14%) nginx
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) 3G
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) 2G
2 1 (7.14%) ZigBee
2 1 (7.14%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
2 1 (7.14%) GSM
2 1 (7.14%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) LLVM
1 1 (7.14%) Bazaar
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Principle Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) OpenGL
1 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (7.14%) FFmpeg
1 1 (7.14%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) MPEG
1 1 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (7.14%) VHDL
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) GPGPU
1 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Android
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.14%) Debian
4 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C
2 10 (71.43%) C++
3 8 (57.14%) Embedded C
4 6 (42.86%) Embedded C++
5 4 (28.57%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
6 1 (7.14%) AWK
6 1 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.14%) sed
6 1 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Samba
1 1 (7.14%) qmail
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
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