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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Device Drivers
Rank 534 501 519
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +18
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 52 54 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.11% 0.081%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.35% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 11
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£390 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 10
Average hourly rate £34.00 £40.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.52% +7.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £37.50 £37.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £44.00 £47.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £40.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-24.69% +10.95%
Device Driver
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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
16131 15568 15145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.83% 32.51% 33.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10260 9669 9171
Average daily rate £420 £411 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -3.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 594 600 658
Average hourly rate £18.71 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.90% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Device Driver across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -19 17 £370 +12.12% 7
East of England +1 11 £335 -26.37% 12
South West -8 7 £480 - 3
North West - 5 - - 1
London -17 4 £400 +17.64% 1
West Midlands - 4 £395 -
North East - 2 - -
East Midlands -6 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 £320 -
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Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 59 (51.30%) Linux
2 53 (46.09%) C
3 46 (40.00%) Windows
4 43 (37.39%) Software Engineering
5 42 (36.52%) TCP/IP
6 32 (27.83%) C++
7 22 (19.13%) Python
7 22 (19.13%) Embedded C
8 21 (18.26%) VMware
8 21 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (18.26%) Embedded Linux
9 20 (17.39%) DNS
10 19 (16.52%) Subversion
11 17 (14.78%) Security Cleared
11 17 (14.78%) HTTP
11 17 (14.78%) Perl
12 15 (13.04%) Electronics
13 14 (12.17%) SC Cleared
14 13 (11.30%) Multithreading
14 13 (11.30%) Shell Script
14 13 (11.30%) C#
14 13 (11.30%) Microsoft
15 12 (10.43%) SSL
16 11 (9.57%) Firewall
16 11 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (9.57%) Jenkins
17 10 (8.70%) Bash Shell
17 10 (8.70%) Ruby
17 10 (8.70%) Automotive
17 10 (8.70%) Firmware

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 4 (3.48%) OpenStack
1 4 (3.48%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.74%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (2.61%) MS Office
1 3 (2.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.48%) Heroku
1 4 (3.48%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 42 (36.52%) TCP/IP
2 20 (17.39%) DNS
3 17 (14.78%) HTTP
4 12 (10.43%) SSL
5 11 (9.57%) Firewall
6 10 (8.70%) DHCP
7 9 (7.83%) VLAN
8 8 (6.96%) RTP
8 8 (6.96%) Internet
9 7 (6.09%) SAN
9 7 (6.09%) iSCSI
9 7 (6.09%) FCoE
9 7 (6.09%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (5.22%) ZigBee
10 6 (5.22%) VPN
10 6 (5.22%) SNMP
11 5 (4.35%) Ethernet
11 5 (4.35%) FTP
11 5 (4.35%) 802.15
11 5 (4.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.83%) MySQL
1 9 (7.83%) RDBMS
1 9 (7.83%) MongoDB
1 9 (7.83%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (7.83%) NoSQL
1 9 (7.83%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.35%) SQLite
3 3 (2.61%) MS Access
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (16.52%) Subversion
2 11 (9.57%) Jenkins
3 10 (8.70%) Visual Studio
4 9 (7.83%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.48%) GCC
6 1 (0.87%) SCons
6 1 (0.87%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.87%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.87%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.87%) Valgrind
6 1 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.87%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.87%) JIRA
General
1 15 (13.04%) Electronics
2 10 (8.70%) Automotive
3 5 (4.35%) German Language
4 3 (2.61%) Finance
4 3 (2.61%) Banking
5 2 (1.74%) Avionics
5 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.87%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (26.96%) Software Engineer
2 21 (18.26%) Developer
3 16 (13.91%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 11 (9.57%) Software Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Embedded Software Developer
6 9 (7.83%) Analyst
6 9 (7.83%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (6.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (6.09%) Service Analyst
8 7 (6.09%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (4.35%) Test Specialist
9 5 (4.35%) Embedded Linux Engineer
10 3 (2.61%) IT Administrator
10 3 (2.61%) Test Engineer
10 3 (2.61%) Administrator
10 3 (2.61%) Architect
11 2 (1.74%) Systems Administrator
11 2 (1.74%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.70%) Web Services
2 9 (7.83%) MCollective
3 8 (6.96%) HTML
4 7 (6.09%) .NET
5 6 (5.22%) WCF
6 5 (4.35%) .NET Framework
6 5 (4.35%) JSON
6 5 (4.35%) XML
6 5 (4.35%) .NET Compact Framework
7 2 (1.74%) Flash
7 2 (1.74%) Application Packaging
7 2 (1.74%) Qt
7 2 (1.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.87%) REST
8 1 (0.87%) WPF
8 1 (0.87%) OpenGL
8 1 (0.87%) Middleware
8 1 (0.87%) WinForms
8 1 (0.87%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.83%) Clustering
2 8 (6.96%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (3.48%) STB
3 4 (3.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (2.61%) MPEG
4 3 (2.61%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.61%) Streaming Video
4 3 (2.61%) HP Storage
4 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.61%) EMC VNXe
4 3 (2.61%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.74%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.74%) EMV
5 2 (1.74%) Smartcard
5 2 (1.74%) DTV
6 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.87%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.87%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 59 (51.30%) Linux
2 46 (40.00%) Windows
3 21 (18.26%) Embedded Linux
4 9 (7.83%) Ubuntu
4 9 (7.83%) CentOS
4 9 (7.83%) FreeBSD
5 8 (6.96%) Android
6 7 (6.09%) AIX
7 6 (5.22%) Windows CE
8 5 (4.35%) Windows 7
8 5 (4.35%) Apple iOS
9 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.74%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.87%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.87%) Solaris
12 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.87%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (37.39%) Software Engineering
2 21 (18.26%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (11.30%) Multithreading
4 9 (7.83%) Software Testing
4 9 (7.83%) Load Balancing
4 9 (7.83%) Migration
4 9 (7.83%) DevOps
5 8 (6.96%) ITIL
5 8 (6.96%) Benchmarking
6 7 (6.09%) Configuration Management
6 7 (6.09%) Validation
6 7 (6.09%) Release Management
6 7 (6.09%) Performance Testing
6 7 (6.09%) Incident Management
6 7 (6.09%) Android Development
7 6 (5.22%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (5.22%) UML
8 5 (4.35%) OO
9 4 (3.48%) Scrum
9 4 (3.48%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (46.09%) C
2 32 (27.83%) C++
3 22 (19.13%) Python
3 22 (19.13%) Embedded C
4 17 (14.78%) Perl
5 13 (11.30%) C#
5 13 (11.30%) Shell Script
6 10 (8.70%) Ruby
6 10 (8.70%) Java
6 10 (8.70%) Bash Shell
7 9 (7.83%) Korn
7 9 (7.83%) Embedded C++
8 5 (4.35%) Assembly Language
9 4 (3.48%) SQL
10 2 (1.74%) VB
11 1 (0.87%) Ada
11 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.87%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.87%) VB6
11 1 (0.87%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 17 (14.78%) Security Cleared
2 14 (12.17%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.48%) Degree
4 3 (2.61%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.87%) HND
5 1 (0.87%) MCSA
5 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.87%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.96%) SLA
1 8 (6.96%) QA
2 5 (4.35%) IEC 61508
3 4 (3.48%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.74%) DO-178B
4 2 (1.74%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 11 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.70%) Firmware
3 9 (7.83%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.61%) vSphere
5 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (7.83%) Puppet
1 9 (7.83%) Cobbler
2 7 (6.09%) SCCM
3 4 (3.48%) Nagios
3 4 (3.48%) collectd
4 3 (2.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.74%) SELinux
Vendors
1 21 (18.26%) VMware
2 13 (11.30%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 9 (7.83%) Oracle
5 7 (6.09%) Veritas
6 5 (4.35%) Assembla
7 4 (3.48%) IBM
8 3 (2.61%) HP
8 3 (2.61%) EMC
8 3 (2.61%) Akamai
9 2 (1.74%) Perforce
10 1 (0.87%) Green Hills
10 1 (0.87%) Atmel
10 1 (0.87%) Avaya
10 1 (0.87%) Remedy
10 1 (0.87%) Sophos
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