The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Device Drivers
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.36% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £322 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.69% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £30.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+40.16% -23.75%
Device Driver
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
97 65 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 34.52% 21.96% 32.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 29 53
Median daily rate £350 £350 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £178 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £528 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Median hourly rate £16.75 £9.00 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.11% -80.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -8.43%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Device Driver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Device Driver
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Device Driver Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Device Driver
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Qt
2 1 (50.00%) Qt Creator
2 1 (50.00%) QML
2 1 (50.00%) Modbus
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Unicast

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 (50.00%) Modbus
1 1 (50.00%) Multicast
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Unicast
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Qt Creator
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) QML
1 1 (50.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) C