Period
to 28 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Device Driver over the 6 months to 28 July 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 93 97
Rank change year-on-year +17 +4 -9
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 8 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.67% 0.082% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.53% 0.29% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 - £390
10th Percentile £363 - £370
90th Percentile £388 - £410
East of England median daily rate £375 £380 £338
% change year-on-year -1.32% +12.59% -17.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.26% +2.63%
10th Percentile £40.40 £35.00 £37.00
90th Percentile £46.00 £35.00 £42.00
East of England median hourly rate £42.00 £41.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year +1.82% +5.77% +2.63%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 316 344 345
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 26.44% 28.13% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 203 183
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £190 £233 £207
90th Percentile £515 £548 £475
East of England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 20 38
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £32.68 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.44% -9.86% +47.96%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.08 £13.43
90th Percentile £43.80 £46.93 £44.13
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year -7.89% -39.68% +28.57%

Device Driver
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Device Driver as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Device Driver in Cambridgeshire

Device Driver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Device Driver in Cambridgeshire

Device Driver
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Device Driver in Cambridgeshire

Device Driver
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +14 8 £375 - 7
Device Driver
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Embedded C
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 6 (75.00%) C++
3 6 (75.00%) Wireless
4 5 (62.50%) Electronics
4 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (62.50%) Embedded C++
4 5 (62.50%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (62.50%) Degree
4 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
4 5 (62.50%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
4 5 (62.50%) Device Driver Development
5 4 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (37.50%) Python
6 3 (37.50%) R
7 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (25.00%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (25.00%) CMake
7 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
7 2 (25.00%) OpenGL ES
7 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (25.00%) Buildbot
7 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (25.00%) Vulkan
7 2 (25.00%) Bluetooth
7 2 (25.00%) OpenGL

Device Driver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (25.00%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (25.00%) Buildbot
1 2 (25.00%) CMake
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA Agile
General
1 5 (62.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (25.00%) OpenGL ES
1 2 (25.00%) Vulkan
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (12.50%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Device Driver Development
3 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
2 7 (87.50%) Embedded C
3 6 (75.00%) C++
4 5 (62.50%) Embedded C++
5 3 (37.50%) Python
5 3 (37.50%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
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