The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Device Drivers
Rank - 99 91
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.062% 0.067%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.22% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £100
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.34% -6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £27.75 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+45.94% -29.74%
Device Driver
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
432 462 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.17% 28.64% 28.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 242 221
Median daily rate £400 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 36 32
Median hourly rate £17.05 £18.52 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.96% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.43 £12.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £39.40 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +5.26%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Device Driver
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Device Driver Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Device Driver
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Device Driver Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Device Driver
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 5 (100.00%) Firmware
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Assembly Language
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Aerospace
3 3 (60.00%) Military
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Wind River
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) Yocto
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) Avionics
4 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) VxWorks
5 1 (20.00%) Electronics
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) OpenEmbedded

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (60.00%) Military
2 2 (40.00%) Avionics
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Yocto
2 1 (20.00%) OpenEmbedded
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (40.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Assembly Language
1 3 (60.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) Wind River