The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Device Drivers
Rank 562 567 533
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -34
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 63 52 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.31% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 20
Median daily rate £413 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £306 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £492 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £322 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-17.43% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.45 £15.50 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.40 £43.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £30.75 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+34.14% -24.07%
Device Driver
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16338 16547 15845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.18% 32.53% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10719 10550 9819
Median daily rate £434 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 564 606 643
Median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.01 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.38% -14.28%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Device Driver
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Device Driver Daily Rate Trend in England

Device Driver
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Device Driver across the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Device Driver Daily Rate Histogram in England

Device Driver
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Device Driver Hourly Rate Trend in England

Device Driver
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Device Driver across the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Device Driver Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Device Driver
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
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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
London +27 28 £563 +40.62% 9
South East +4 23 £326 -11.95% 3
East of England +8 5 £360 +7.46% 3
East Midlands +9 3 - -
North West -15 3 £300 -
Device Driver
UK

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 England region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 77 (66.96%) Linux
2 56 (48.70%) C
3 47 (40.87%) C++
4 45 (39.13%) Software Engineering
5 40 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (29.57%) Python
7 27 (23.48%) Git (software)
8 26 (22.61%) Embedded Linux
9 23 (20.00%) Degree
9 23 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
10 21 (18.26%) Middleware
10 21 (18.26%) OO
10 21 (18.26%) Windows
11 20 (17.39%) Subversion
11 20 (17.39%) JIRA
12 19 (16.52%) Computer Science
12 19 (16.52%) RESTful
12 19 (16.52%) SCCM
13 18 (15.65%) HTTP
13 18 (15.65%) Firmware
13 18 (15.65%) Multithreading
13 18 (15.65%) JSON
13 18 (15.65%) API Development
14 15 (13.04%) Software Testing
14 15 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (13.04%) TCP/IP
14 15 (13.04%) VMware
15 14 (12.17%) STB
15 14 (12.17%) Embedded C
15 14 (12.17%) Bash Shell

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.48%) MS Exchange
1 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.61%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (2.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (4.35%) MS Office
2 4 (3.48%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.87%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.48%) GitHub
1 4 (3.48%) SaaS
2 3 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.61%) Engine Yard
2 3 (2.61%) Google Apps
2 3 (2.61%) Heroku
2 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.65%) HTTP
2 15 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 9 (7.83%) SNMP
3 9 (7.83%) SSL
4 8 (6.96%) FCoE
4 8 (6.96%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (6.96%) iSCSI
4 8 (6.96%) SAN
5 6 (5.22%) Wireless
6 5 (4.35%) Broadband
6 5 (4.35%) DVB
6 5 (4.35%) Internet
7 4 (3.48%) DHCP
7 4 (3.48%) DNS
7 4 (3.48%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.74%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.74%) Multicast
8 2 (1.74%) RS-232
8 2 (1.74%) Unicast
9 1 (0.87%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.61%) RDBMS
2 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (23.48%) Git (software)
2 20 (17.39%) JIRA
2 20 (17.39%) Subversion
3 7 (6.09%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.61%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.74%) GCC
5 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.87%) Appium
6 1 (0.87%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.87%) JBehave
6 1 (0.87%) Qt Creator
6 1 (0.87%) Selenium
6 1 (0.87%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.87%) VectorCAST
6 1 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.87%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (8.70%) Aerospace
2 9 (7.83%) Electronics
3 8 (6.96%) Avionics
4 7 (6.09%) Military
5 5 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.87%) Automotive
6 1 (0.87%) Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (31.30%) Software Engineer
2 25 (21.74%) Developer
3 21 (18.26%) Embedded Engineer
4 19 (16.52%) C++ Developer
5 15 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
6 13 (11.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 10 (8.70%) Build Engineer
7 10 (8.70%) Linux Developer
8 9 (7.83%) Python Developer
9 8 (6.96%) Embedded Linux Engineer
10 6 (5.22%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (5.22%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 6 (5.22%) Middleware Engineer
11 5 (4.35%) C Developer
11 5 (4.35%) C/C++ Developer
11 5 (4.35%) Design Engineer
11 5 (4.35%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
11 5 (4.35%) Test Specialist
11 5 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
12 4 (3.48%) Embedded Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.26%) Middleware
2 19 (16.52%) RESTful
3 18 (15.65%) JSON
4 7 (6.09%) Qt
5 6 (5.22%) OpenGL
6 3 (2.61%) .NET
6 3 (2.61%) MCollective
6 3 (2.61%) Web Services
7 2 (1.74%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.74%) HTML
7 2 (1.74%) HTML5
8 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.87%) DirectCompute
8 1 (0.87%) OpenCL
8 1 (0.87%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 19 (16.52%) Computer Science
3 14 (12.17%) STB
4 11 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (8.70%) DTV
5 10 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (5.22%) Clustering
7 5 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
7 5 (4.35%) Data Centre
8 4 (3.48%) CAN bus
8 4 (3.48%) Cloud Native
8 4 (3.48%) Fat Client
8 4 (3.48%) Mathematics
8 4 (3.48%) Thin Client
9 3 (2.61%) Replication
10 2 (1.74%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.87%) CUDA
11 1 (0.87%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.87%) VHDL
11 1 (0.87%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 77 (66.96%) Linux
2 26 (22.61%) Embedded Linux
3 21 (18.26%) Windows
4 12 (10.43%) Android
5 10 (8.70%) Ubuntu
6 8 (6.96%) AIX
6 8 (6.96%) VxWorks
7 6 (5.22%) CentOS
7 6 (5.22%) Unix
7 6 (5.22%) Windows 10
8 5 (4.35%) Mac OS X
8 5 (4.35%) Windows 8
8 5 (4.35%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.48%) Nucleus RTOS
9 4 (3.48%) Windows Server
10 3 (2.61%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.61%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (39.13%) Software Engineering
2 40 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (18.26%) OO
4 18 (15.65%) API Development
4 18 (15.65%) Multithreading
5 15 (13.04%) Software Testing
6 10 (8.70%) Functional Testing
6 10 (8.70%) Software Delivery
7 9 (7.83%) Non-Functional Testing
7 9 (7.83%) Software Architecture
8 8 (6.96%) Configuration Management
8 8 (6.96%) ITIL
8 8 (6.96%) Performance Testing
9 7 (6.09%) Workflow
10 6 (5.22%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.22%) DevOps
10 6 (5.22%) Embedded Software Development
10 6 (5.22%) Mentoring
10 6 (5.22%) SDLC
10 6 (5.22%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 56 (48.70%) C
2 47 (40.87%) C++
3 34 (29.57%) Python
4 14 (12.17%) Bash Shell
4 14 (12.17%) Embedded C
5 11 (9.57%) Perl
6 9 (7.83%) Assembly Language
6 9 (7.83%) PowerShell
6 9 (7.83%) Shell Script
7 7 (6.09%) Embedded C++
8 4 (3.48%) ANSI C
9 3 (2.61%) C#
9 3 (2.61%) Ruby
9 3 (2.61%) SQL
10 2 (1.74%) Java
10 2 (1.74%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (20.00%) Degree
2 13 (11.30%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.83%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.48%) ACMT
4 4 (3.48%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (3.48%) CCA
4 4 (3.48%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (3.48%) MCSE
4 4 (3.48%) MCTS
4 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.61%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) ISO 9001
2 6 (5.22%) DO-178B
2 6 (5.22%) MISRA
3 4 (3.48%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (3.48%) JTAG
3 4 (3.48%) MISRA C
4 2 (1.74%) QA
5 1 (0.87%) HL7
5 1 (0.87%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.87%) ISO13485
System Software
1 18 (15.65%) Firmware
2 15 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.83%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.83%) XenApp
3 9 (7.83%) XenDesktop
4 6 (5.22%) LXC
5 5 (4.35%) BitLocker
5 5 (4.35%) Xen
6 4 (3.48%) Terminal Services
6 4 (3.48%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.61%) Docker
7 3 (2.61%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.74%) iptables
Systems Management
1 19 (16.52%) SCCM
2 10 (8.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (5.22%) Nagios
4 5 (4.35%) WSUS
5 4 (3.48%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.48%) Casper Suite
5 4 (3.48%) HP SIM
5 4 (3.48%) SCOM
5 4 (3.48%) SCOrch
6 3 (2.61%) Ansible
6 3 (2.61%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (2.61%) Cobbler
6 3 (2.61%) Icinga
6 3 (2.61%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (13.04%) VMware
2 13 (11.30%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.43%) HP
4 10 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 9 (7.83%) Citrix
5 9 (7.83%) Symantec
6 8 (6.96%) Veritas
7 7 (6.09%) Perforce
8 5 (4.35%) Apple
8 5 (4.35%) Dell
9 4 (3.48%) Google
9 4 (3.48%) Wind River
10 3 (2.61%) BMC
10 3 (2.61%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.74%) Broadcom
12 1 (0.87%) Anite
12 1 (0.87%) IBM
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