The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 30 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Device Drivers
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £390 £335
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +16.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £34.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -16.04%
Device Driver
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
44 47 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 32.59% 27.33% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 36 31
Median daily rate £425 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £268 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -7.65%