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 3 months to 25 April 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
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 - 63
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.37% - 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.45% - 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £371
% change year-on-year +4.16% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £39.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year +7.14% +25.37%  

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 138 149 189
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 25.84% 23.58% 25.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 83 102
Median daily rate £378 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.62% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £278 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 25
Median hourly rate £18.23 £37.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.38% +102.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £10.07 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +8.69% +24.32%  

Device Driver
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 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 3 months to 25 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 2 - - 1
Device Driver
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) HPUX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Intel
1 2 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) OpenGL ES

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:

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (50.00%) OpenGL ES
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) HPUX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Intel