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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Device Drivers
Rank - 58 61
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.34% 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.14% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £38.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-22.07% +2.66%
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
169 175 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.47% 30.17% 28.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 61 109
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £600 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 28 27
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

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
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 24 December 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
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Device Driver
East of England

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Samba
3 1 (33.33%) AWK
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) qmail
3 1 (33.33%) nginx
3 1 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) FFmpeg
3 1 (33.33%) sed
3 1 (33.33%) Bacula
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (33.33%) SAS
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
1 1 (33.33%) PBX
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Principle Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (33.33%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (33.33%) AWK
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) sed
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Python
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Samba
1 1 (33.33%) qmail
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Bacula
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