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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Device Drivers
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 53 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.51% 0.86% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.60% 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £278 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £293 £360
% change year-on-year
+19.65% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +40.17%

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
187 165 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.75% 28.30% 30.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 81 104
Median daily rate £425 £390 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +3.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £185 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £623 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 11
Median hourly rate £41.13 £15.00 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.16% -1.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.15 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.15 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Device Driver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Device Driver
East of England

Device Driver
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 3 (75.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (50.00%) ANSI C
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) FreeBSD
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Intel
3 1 (25.00%) Internet

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) FreeBSD
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) ANSI C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Intel