Period
to 25 August 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Driving Licence in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Driving Licence over the 6 months to 25 August 2019 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.

Drivers' Licence
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 98 75
Rank change year-on-year +24 -23 +37
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 7 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.75% 0.38% 1.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.11% 1.42% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 12
Cheshire median daily rate £140 - £140
10th Percentile £135 - £100
90th Percentile £145 - £365
North West median daily rate £158 £325 £140
% change year-on-year -51.54% +132.14% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Cheshire median hourly rate - £13.45 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.60% -
North West median hourly rate £12.27 £14.98 £12.50
% change year-on-year -18.05% +19.80% -6.92%

Driving Licence is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 331 352 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 35.52% 26.43% 31.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 207 256
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -6.83%
10th Percentile £257 £254 £243
90th Percentile £539 £538 £538
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 29
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -20.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £13.44 £12.39 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.33 £67.50 £65.00
North West median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% -9.09% +37.50%

Driving Licence
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Driving Licence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Driving Licence in Cheshire

Driving Licence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Driving Licence in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Driving Licence in Cheshire

Driving Licence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Driving Licence in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Driving Licence in Cheshire

Driving Licence
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Driving Licence within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 25 August 2019. 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
Chester +12 2 £140 - 3
Driving Licence
North West

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Driving Licence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Driving Licence.

1 5 (71.43%) HND
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Network Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 4 (57.14%) IEC 61131
3 2 (28.57%) Break/Fix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements

Driving Licence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (57.14%) PLC Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Break Fix Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Field Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Field Hardware Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Field Service Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
1 4 (57.14%) Network Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Break/Fix
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
1 5 (71.43%) HND
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) IEC 61131
2 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft