The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Device Drivers
Rank 81 94 86
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 2 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.19% 0.073% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.22% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Median daily rate £400 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £405
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -19.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+10.38% -2.53%
Device Driver
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
301 453 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.69% 33.28% 34.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 263 275
Median daily rate £400 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £524 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 26 29
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.44 £11.50 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £38.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.53 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.79%

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Device Driver
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Device Driver Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Device Driver
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Device Driver Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 8 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) FlexRay
2 2 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Device Driver Development
2 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (66.67%) Automotive
2 2 (66.67%) Military
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (66.67%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) FlexRay
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
1 2 (66.67%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) DirectCompute
1 1 (33.33%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Device Driver Development
2 2 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Java