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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Device Drivers
Rank - 92 -
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.21% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £363 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £347 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.71% +26.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
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
449 437 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 36.99% 30.80% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 225 206
Average daily rate £415 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £237 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £516 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 18 22
Average hourly rate £46.25 £18.21 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+153.98% -1.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £55.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Device Driver across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Device Driver also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Device Driver.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (50.00%) GLSL
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (50.00%) DTV
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Device Driver also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Device Driver. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) DTV
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) GLSL
2 1 (50.00%) Java