The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Device Drivers
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 109
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - - 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £323 £395
% change year-on-year +24.03% -18.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £40.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year -10.49% +31.70%  

Device Driver is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 519 696 740
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.30% 29.45% 29.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 382 357
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 19
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.55 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £25.00 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.89% +19.73%  

Device Driver
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Device Driver as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Device Driver in Berkshire

Device Driver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Device Driver in Berkshire

Device Driver
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Device Driver in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (100.00%) Power Management

Device Driver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Field Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Power Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Google