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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Device Drivers
Rank 427 430 419
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 7 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.032% 0.004% 0.059%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.089% 0.012% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 14
Median daily rate £425 - £536
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 - £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 - £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £405
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -19.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
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
7837 8289 8701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.11% 37.11% 36.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5441 5756 6180
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 146 199
Median hourly rate £20.12 £22.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.57% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Device Driver as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Device Driver across the London region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Device Driver Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the London region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Osterley - 1 £425 -
Device Driver
England

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 London region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 24 (96.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) Python
2 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 13 (52.00%) C++
4 12 (48.00%) OO
4 12 (48.00%) HTTP
4 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (48.00%) RESTful
4 12 (48.00%) Subversion
4 12 (48.00%) JSON
4 12 (48.00%) JIRA
4 12 (48.00%) Multithreading
4 12 (48.00%) API Development
5 11 (44.00%) C
6 10 (40.00%) Device Driver Development
7 9 (36.00%) Android
8 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
8 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
8 8 (32.00%) Middleware
9 5 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (20.00%) Android Development
10 3 (12.00%) Kubernetes
10 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (12.00%) Docker
10 3 (12.00%) DevOps
10 3 (12.00%) Icinga
10 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
10 3 (12.00%) CentOS
10 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
10 3 (12.00%) Computer Science

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) 2G
2 1 (4.00%) 3G
2 1 (4.00%) CDMA
2 1 (4.00%) LTE
2 1 (4.00%) UTRAN
2 1 (4.00%) WCDMA
2 1 (4.00%) WiMAX
2 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (48.00%) JIRA
2 12 (48.00%) Subversion
3 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) C++ Developer
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
1 9 (36.00%) Linux Developer
1 9 (36.00%) Python Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Kernel Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Android Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Hardware Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) JSON
1 12 (48.00%) RESTful
2 8 (32.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Digital TV
2 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (12.00%) Replication
2 3 (12.00%) STB
3 2 (8.00%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.00%) VHDL
4 1 (4.00%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Linux
2 9 (36.00%) Android
3 3 (12.00%) CentOS
3 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (48.00%) API Development
1 12 (48.00%) Multithreading
1 12 (48.00%) OO
2 10 (40.00%) Device Driver Development
3 5 (20.00%) Android Development
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps
4 3 (12.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Software Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Python
2 13 (52.00%) C++
3 11 (44.00%) C
4 8 (32.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (12.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Docker
2 2 (8.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Icinga
1 3 (12.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (12.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.00%) Anite
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