The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Wiltshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Device Drivers
Rank 65 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.56% 0.22% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.48% 0.96% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £220 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £40.50 - £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £36.25 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -7.64%
Miscellaneous Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
115 104 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.15% 22.41% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 70 67
Average daily rate £375 £325 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £230 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £507
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 21
Average hourly rate £40.50 £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% -12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £12.42 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Device Driver
South West

Device Driver
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Device Driver Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Device Driver
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Device Driver Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Device Driver
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Device Driver Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Device Driver
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Device Driver across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Device Driver Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Device Driver
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 4 - - 1
Chippenham - - - -
Device Driver
South West

Device Driver
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware
1 3 (75.00%) 3G
1 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (75.00%) ZigBee
1 3 (75.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (75.00%) 3G
1 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) ZigBee
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware
1 3 (75.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
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