Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Driving Licence in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Driving Licence over the 6 months to 22 November 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.

Drivers' Licence
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 545 525 463
Rank change year-on-year -20 -62 -4
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 327 366 458
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.37% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 1.12% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 255 229
England median daily rate £130 £125 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -44.44% -22.41%
10th Percentile £91 £100 £93
90th Percentile £391 £388 £425
UK median daily rate £130 £135 £200
% change year-on-year -3.70% -32.50% -27.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 90 153
England median hourly rate £14.17 £13.86 £13.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.25% -0.29% -3.99%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.95 £10.84
90th Percentile £32.85 £17.33 £19.25
UK median hourly rate £14.50 £13.86 £13.50
% change year-on-year +4.62% +2.67% -7.69%

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32167 32555 33839
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.90% 33.24% 32.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 21581 21478 21895
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £255 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1118 1336
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.92 £19.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.51% +9.62% +6.00%
10th Percentile £11.24 £11.72 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £46.63
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.83 £19.50
% change year-on-year +0.82% +6.82% +8.33%

Driving Licence
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Driving Licence in England

Driving Licence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Driving Licence in England

Driving Licence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Driving Licence in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Driving Licence in England

Driving Licence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Driving Licence in England

Driving Licence
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Driving Licence in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Driving Licence in England

Driving Licence
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
South East -31 85 £130 -44.68% 31
North of England +76 79 £125 +25.00% 23
Midlands +35 55 £130 +30.00% 23
South West +11 49 £149 +8.18% 10
East of England -4 43 £100 - 12
Yorkshire +24 39 £125 +25.00% 10
North West +17 37 £125 +25.00% 12
London -50 28 £165 - 14
East Midlands +4 27 £130 +30.00% 10
West Midlands +27 26 £100 - 13
North East +63 5 £100 - 1
Driving Licence
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Driving Licence 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 England region with a requirement for Driving Licence.

1 95 (29.05%) Windows
2 66 (20.18%) Microsoft
2 66 (20.18%) Active Directory
3 55 (16.82%) Microsoft Office
4 54 (16.51%) ITIL
5 52 (15.90%) Windows 7
6 51 (15.60%) Security Cleared
7 42 (12.84%) SC Cleared
7 42 (12.84%) Cisco
8 38 (11.62%) Telecoms
9 36 (11.01%) SCCM
10 32 (9.79%) EPoS
11 31 (9.48%) Migration
12 29 (8.87%) Degree
12 29 (8.87%) Office 365
13 26 (7.95%) Windows 10
14 25 (7.65%) WAN
15 24 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
16 23 (7.03%) Cisco Certification
17 22 (6.73%) HP
17 22 (6.73%) DNS
17 22 (6.73%) PRINCE2
18 21 (6.42%) MS Exchange
18 21 (6.42%) Break/Fix
19 20 (6.12%) Firewall
19 20 (6.12%) LAN
20 19 (5.81%) Military
21 18 (5.50%) Project Management
21 18 (5.50%) SharePoint
21 18 (5.50%) CCNA

Driving Licence
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 21 (6.42%) MS Exchange
2 18 (5.50%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (3.36%) IIS
4 9 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (2.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.22%) GroupWise
8 3 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.61%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.61%) JBoss
9 2 (0.61%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.31%) Apache
10 1 (0.31%) Confluence
10 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 55 (16.82%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.22%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.22%) SOLIDWORKS
3 4 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.61%) SAP CRM
1 2 (0.61%) SAP MM
1 2 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.31%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.31%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 29 (8.87%) Office 365
2 5 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.61%) G Suite
4 2 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.31%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.65%) WAN
2 22 (6.73%) DNS
3 20 (6.12%) Firewall
3 20 (6.12%) LAN
4 16 (4.89%) Wi-Fi
5 14 (4.28%) DHCP
5 14 (4.28%) Wireless
6 13 (3.98%) Broadband
6 13 (3.98%) TCP/IP
7 9 (2.75%) SAN
7 9 (2.75%) VPN
8 7 (2.14%) Internet
8 7 (2.14%) VoIP
9 6 (1.83%) ADSL
9 6 (1.83%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (1.83%) VLAN
10 5 (1.53%) 3G
11 4 (1.22%) MPLS
11 4 (1.22%) RS-232
11 4 (1.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.22%) NoSQL
3 3 (0.92%) MySQL
3 3 (0.92%) TimesTen
4 2 (0.61%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (0.61%) MS Access
4 2 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.31%) DTS
5 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.31%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.22%) Eclipse
1 4 (1.22%) Jenkins
1 4 (1.22%) NetBeans
1 4 (1.22%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (1.22%) StarTeam
1 4 (1.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.92%) CruiseControl
2 3 (0.92%) Grunt
2 3 (0.92%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.61%) MSI
4 1 (0.31%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.31%) JIRA
4 1 (0.31%) Selenium
4 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (11.62%) Telecoms
2 19 (5.81%) Military
3 10 (3.06%) Finance
3 10 (3.06%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.83%) Retail
5 4 (1.22%) Back Office
6 3 (0.92%) Advertising
7 2 (0.61%) Local Government
7 2 (0.61%) Marketing
8 1 (0.31%) Automotive
8 1 (0.31%) Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Billing
8 1 (0.31%) Electronics
8 1 (0.31%) German Language
Job Titles
1 57 (17.43%) Analyst
2 40 (12.23%) Support Engineer
3 39 (11.93%) Field Engineer
4 32 (9.79%) Desktop Support
5 26 (7.95%) Desktop Engineer
6 25 (7.65%) 2nd Line Support
7 24 (7.34%) IT Engineer
8 21 (6.42%) Support Analyst
8 21 (6.42%) Telecoms Engineer
9 20 (6.12%) Network Engineer
10 15 (4.59%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 15 (4.59%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 15 (4.59%) EPoS Engineer
10 15 (4.59%) EPoS Installation Engineer
10 15 (4.59%) Installations Engineer
11 14 (4.28%) Project Manager
12 13 (3.98%) Developer
12 13 (3.98%) IT Support
13 12 (3.67%) Cisco Engineer
14 11 (3.36%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.28%) HTML
2 12 (3.67%) CSS
3 9 (2.75%) .NET
4 2 (0.61%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.61%) Flash
5 1 (0.31%) Django
5 1 (0.31%) HTML5
5 1 (0.31%) jQuery
5 1 (0.31%) JSON
5 1 (0.31%) Middleware
5 1 (0.31%) Play Framework
5 1 (0.31%) RESTful
5 1 (0.31%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.79%) EPoS
2 24 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.20%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.59%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.45%) Blackberry
5 8 (2.45%) NHS
6 5 (1.53%) PDA
6 5 (1.53%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.22%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.92%) e-Learning
8 3 (0.92%) Smartcard
8 3 (0.92%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.61%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.61%) IVR
9 2 (0.61%) Life Science
9 2 (0.61%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.61%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 95 (29.05%) Windows
2 52 (15.90%) Windows 7
3 26 (7.95%) Windows 10
4 17 (5.20%) Windows Server
5 14 (4.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (4.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (3.06%) Unix
6 10 (3.06%) Windows XP
7 7 (2.14%) Linux
8 5 (1.53%) Android
9 4 (1.22%) Windows Vista
10 3 (0.92%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.61%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.31%) AIX
12 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.31%) Solaris
12 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (16.51%) ITIL
2 31 (9.48%) Migration
3 22 (6.73%) PRINCE2
4 21 (6.42%) Break/Fix
5 18 (5.50%) Project Management
6 14 (4.28%) Content Management
7 13 (3.98%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (3.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (3.67%) Document Management
8 12 (3.67%) Enterprise Content Management
8 12 (3.67%) Workflow
9 11 (3.36%) Change Management
10 9 (2.75%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (2.75%) Incident Management
11 8 (2.45%) Collaborative Working
11 8 (2.45%) PRINCE
11 8 (2.45%) Software Engineering
11 8 (2.45%) Time Management
12 7 (2.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (2.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (3.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (3.36%) SQL
3 7 (2.14%) Java
4 5 (1.53%) C#
4 5 (1.53%) VB
5 4 (1.22%) C
5 4 (1.22%) Lua
5 4 (1.22%) Perl
5 4 (1.22%) VB.NET
6 3 (0.92%) AWK
6 3 (0.92%) Bash Shell
6 3 (0.92%) Korn
6 3 (0.92%) PHP
6 3 (0.92%) sed
7 2 (0.61%) VB6
8 1 (0.31%) ABAP
8 1 (0.31%) Python
8 1 (0.31%) Ruby
8 1 (0.31%) Scala
8 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (15.60%) Security Cleared
2 42 (12.84%) SC Cleared
3 29 (8.87%) Degree
4 23 (7.03%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (5.50%) CCNA
6 17 (5.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (3.36%) CCNP
8 9 (2.75%) DBS Check
9 8 (2.45%) MCSA
10 6 (1.83%) MCDST
11 5 (1.53%) MCP
11 5 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (1.22%) HNC
12 4 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.92%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (0.92%) CCIE
13 3 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.61%) MCSE
14 2 (0.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.20%) SLA
2 4 (1.22%) PMO
3 2 (0.61%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.61%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.61%) QA
4 1 (0.31%) GDPR
4 1 (0.31%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.31%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 66 (20.18%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.83%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.22%) BitLocker
4 4 (1.22%) Firmware
5 3 (0.92%) XenApp
6 2 (0.61%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.31%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (11.01%) SCCM
2 5 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.53%) Puppet
3 4 (1.22%) SCOM
4 3 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.92%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (0.92%) WSUS
5 2 (0.61%) DameWare
6 1 (0.31%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.31%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.31%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.31%) Nagios
6 1 (0.31%) SmoothWall
6 1 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.31%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.31%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 66 (20.18%) Microsoft
2 42 (12.84%) Cisco
3 22 (6.73%) HP
4 17 (5.20%) VMware
5 15 (4.59%) SAP
6 13 (3.98%) Citrix
6 13 (3.98%) Dell
7 12 (3.67%) Nintex
8 8 (2.45%) Oracle
9 5 (1.53%) Aruba
9 5 (1.53%) EMC
10 4 (1.22%) Avaya
10 4 (1.22%) Compaq
10 4 (1.22%) Nortel
10 4 (1.22%) Novell
11 3 (0.92%) Apple
11 3 (0.92%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.92%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.92%) Remedy
11 3 (0.92%) Sophos