The 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 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 - 65 64
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 0 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.85% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.20% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £25.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+62.74% -34.61%
Device Driver
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
140 219 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.32% 26.48% 32.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 113 126
Median daily rate £350 £390 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £93 £225 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 43
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.77 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+153.64% -42.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.15 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £50.00 £60.00
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 Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Device Driver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Device Driver 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree