The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Device Drivers
Rank - 134 139
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.034% 0.088%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.13% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £263
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -69.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £35.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+21.12% -6.57%
Device Driver
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
903 758 898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 28.98% 25.66% 26.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 393 417
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £452 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 54 89
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.53 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -36.36%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Device Driver
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Device Driver Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Device Driver
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Device Driver Hourly Rate Trend in the North West