The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Device Drivers
Rank 401 394 400
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 10 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.10% 0.023%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.29% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 2
Average daily rate £420 £488 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +31.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £375 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £580 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £347 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.71% +26.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £36.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+15.86% -7.05%
Device Driver
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7581 7663 8394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.73% 36.17% 38.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5311 5369 5705
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £285 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 150 161
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £23.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in London

Device Driver
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Device Driver Daily Rate Trend in London

Device Driver
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Device Driver Hourly Rate Trend in London

Device Driver
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London - 1 £300 -
Device Driver
England

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) STB
3 6 (42.86%) Subversion
3 6 (42.86%) DTV
3 6 (42.86%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) C
3 6 (42.86%) C++
3 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 6 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (35.71%) API Development
4 5 (35.71%) Software Architecture
4 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
4 5 (35.71%) RESTful
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) JSON
4 5 (35.71%) JIRA
4 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
4 5 (35.71%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) HTTP
4 5 (35.71%) Middleware
5 3 (21.43%) LXC
5 3 (21.43%) Qt
5 3 (21.43%) WAN
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) SAN
5 3 (21.43%) OpenGL
6 2 (14.29%) HP

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) DVB
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
4 1 (7.14%) OSPF
4 1 (7.14%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (7.14%) TACACS
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 6 (42.86%) Subversion
2 5 (35.71%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Appium
3 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.14%) GCC
3 1 (7.14%) JBehave
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) JSON
1 5 (35.71%) Middleware
1 5 (35.71%) RESTful
2 3 (21.43%) OpenGL
2 3 (21.43%) Qt
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) DTV
1 6 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
1 6 (42.86%) STB
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.14%) BYOD
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) IPTV
4 1 (7.14%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (7.14%) FreeBSD
3 1 (7.14%) NetBSD
3 1 (7.14%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) API Development
2 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
2 5 (35.71%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (35.71%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) Software Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Document Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile First
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C
1 6 (42.86%) C++
1 6 (42.86%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) LXC
2 2 (14.29%) ISA Server
3 1 (7.14%) iptables
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) AppManager
1 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Aruba
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
1 2 (14.29%) Equitrac
1 2 (14.29%) HP
1 2 (14.29%) LANDesk
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) MobileIron
1 2 (14.29%) OpenText
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
2 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
2 1 (7.14%) Aastra
2 1 (7.14%) AppSense
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Compaq
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
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