The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Device Drivers
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.27% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
70 68 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.23% 18.04% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 43 60
Median daily rate £450 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £539 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £15.13 £16.83 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Device Driver
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Device Driver Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Device Driver
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 7 (100.00%) Firmware
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Assembly Language
3 5 (71.43%) Aerospace
3 5 (71.43%) Military
3 5 (71.43%) C
4 4 (57.14%) Avionics
4 4 (57.14%) Wind River
4 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
5 3 (42.86%) VxWorks
5 3 (42.86%) Migration
5 3 (42.86%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (42.86%) Open Source
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (14.29%) Degree
7 1 (14.29%) JIRA
7 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 1 (14.29%) Electronics

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (71.43%) Aerospace
1 5 (71.43%) Military
2 4 (57.14%) Avionics
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (42.86%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 3 (42.86%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 2 (28.57%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (42.86%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Assembly Language
1 5 (71.43%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
1 4 (57.14%) Wind River