The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Device Drivers
Rank 131 142 142
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 2 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.080% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.93% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £335 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.34% -6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £30.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -24.05%
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 of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
852 863 956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 34.03% 27.97% 30.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 460 517
Median daily rate £350 £363 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 82 96
Median hourly rate £32.00 £22.51 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.14% -15.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.13 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £19.29 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -1.07%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

Device Driver
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Device Driver Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Device Driver
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Device Driver Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Device Driver
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +2 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -
Device Driver
England

Device Driver
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 of England region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 7 (87.50%) C
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) FreeBSD
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (25.00%) CAN bus
4 2 (25.00%) ANSI C
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) JTAG
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
5 1 (12.50%) Intel
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) Military
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (12.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) CAN bus
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) FreeBSD
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C
2 4 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) ANSI C
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) JTAG
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Intel