The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Device Drivers
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+18.38% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +2.66%
Device Driver
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
226 158 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.62% 27.34% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 89 114
Average daily rate £350 £325 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £161 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 18
Average hourly rate £15.29 £17.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% -4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.39 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.40 £40.05 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Device Driver
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Device Driver Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Device Driver
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Device Driver Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Device Driver
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) FreeBSD
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Coverity
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Intel
1 1 (100.00%) Coverity