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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Device Drivers
Rank 407 413 415
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 19 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.067% 0.056%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 10
Median daily rate £429 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.64% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £305 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £488 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £385 £318
% change year-on-year
-11.81% +21.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% -2.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%
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
8257 8129 8836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.22% 36.35% 37.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5909 5515 6211
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 127 160
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.87 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% -14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.75 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

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 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

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

Device Driver Hourly Rate Histogram 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 May 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
City of London +40 5 £300 -36.84% 2
Device Driver
England

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) Git (software)
3 15 (55.56%) Subversion
3 15 (55.56%) Python
3 15 (55.56%) C++
4 14 (51.85%) JIRA
4 14 (51.85%) RESTful
5 13 (48.15%) JSON
5 13 (48.15%) Multithreading
5 13 (48.15%) OO
5 13 (48.15%) HTTP
5 13 (48.15%) API Development
6 11 (40.74%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (37.04%) Degree
7 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
7 10 (37.04%) STB
7 10 (37.04%) C
7 10 (37.04%) DTV
8 9 (33.33%) Middleware
8 9 (33.33%) Functional Testing
8 9 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
8 9 (33.33%) Software Architecture
9 6 (22.22%) OpenGL
9 6 (22.22%) Windows
9 6 (22.22%) Qt
9 6 (22.22%) LXC
10 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (18.52%) ITIL
10 5 (18.52%) SQL Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
1 5 (18.52%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) HTTP
2 5 (18.52%) DHCP
2 5 (18.52%) DNS
3 4 (14.81%) Internet
3 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.70%) DVB
5 1 (3.70%) Firewall
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
5 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Git (software)
2 15 (55.56%) Subversion
3 14 (51.85%) JIRA
4 2 (7.41%) GCC
5 1 (3.70%) Appium
5 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.70%) JBehave
5 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.70%) Selenium
5 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (3.70%) Banking
1 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) C++ Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Middleware Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Linux Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Python Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Support
7 2 (7.41%) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) C++ Middleware Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Citrix Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Citrix Support
7 2 (7.41%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) RESTful
2 13 (48.15%) JSON
3 9 (33.33%) Middleware
4 6 (22.22%) OpenGL
4 6 (22.22%) Qt
5 1 (3.70%) .NET
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.70%) HTML
5 1 (3.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
2 10 (37.04%) DTV
2 10 (37.04%) STB
3 4 (14.81%) Fat Client
3 4 (14.81%) Thin Client
4 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (3.70%) IPTV
5 1 (3.70%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
4 3 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Android
5 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) API Development
2 13 (48.15%) Multithreading
2 13 (48.15%) OO
3 9 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 9 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 9 (33.33%) Software Architecture
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL
5 4 (14.81%) Asset Management
5 4 (14.81%) Data Management
5 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
5 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) Workflow
6 2 (7.41%) Release Management
6 2 (7.41%) TDD
7 1 (3.70%) BDD
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) C++
1 15 (55.56%) Python
2 10 (37.04%) C
3 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) LXC
2 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.81%) Terminal Services
3 4 (14.81%) XenApp
3 4 (14.81%) XenDesktop
4 2 (7.41%) iptables
5 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
5 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Backup Exec
2 4 (14.81%) HP SIM
2 4 (14.81%) SCCM
2 4 (14.81%) SCOM
2 4 (14.81%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.70%) AppManager
3 1 (3.70%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) HP
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
1 5 (18.52%) VMware
2 4 (14.81%) Citrix
2 4 (14.81%) Symantec
3 1 (3.70%) 3PAR
3 1 (3.70%) AppSense
3 1 (3.70%) Aruba
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Compaq
3 1 (3.70%) Equitrac
3 1 (3.70%) LANDesk
3 1 (3.70%) OpenText
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 6 days ago