The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Device Drivers
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank - - 86
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - - 0.083%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £357 £347
% change year-on-year -9.02% +2.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +7.14% +15.86%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 330 308 369
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 32.07% 29.53% 30.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 149 153
Median daily rate £400 £373 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.38% +11.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 10
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.53% +2.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £14.16 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £36.30 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

Device Driver
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Device Driver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Device Driver in Buckinghamshire

Device Driver
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Device Driver in Buckinghamshire