Period
to 23 January 2022

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 23 January 2022 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
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 564 452 384
Rank change year-on-year -112 -68 +185
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 193 111 400
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.32% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 1.02% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 69 192
10th Percentile £115 £100 £112
25th Percentile £138 £120 £138
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £175 £135 £160
Median % change year-on-year +29.63% -15.63% +6.67%
75th Percentile £215 £175 £240
90th Percentile £491 £276 £500
UK median daily rate £160 £133 £150
% change year-on-year +20.06% -11.15% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 28 140
10th Percentile £12.48 £10.68 £12.00
25th Percentile £14.39 £12.25 £14.27
Median hourly rate £14.82 £15.15 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year -2.16% -8.20% +3.13%
75th Percentile £17.42 £17.43 £18.00
90th Percentile £18.76 £17.82 £18.91
UK median hourly rate £14.82 £15.46 £16.50
% change year-on-year -4.14% -6.30% +4.76%

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 21,366 10,878 18,950
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.15% 31.81% 28.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,287 7,411 12,586
10th Percentile £300 £256 £261
25th Percentile £419 £363 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £538 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +13.16% - -
75th Percentile £650 £600 £585
90th Percentile £750 £700 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £470
% change year-on-year +10.53% +1.06% -1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 600 425 735
10th Percentile £12.48 £12.50 £12.00
25th Percentile £15.97 £17.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate £25.25 £26.27 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -3.88% +28.15% +1.31%
75th Percentile £49.50 £46.00 £43.88
90th Percentile £65.50 £58.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £26.27 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +1.04% +23.81% +5.00%

Driving Licence
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Driving Licence in England

Driving Licence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Driving Licence in England.

Daily rate trend for Driving Licence in England

Driving Licence
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Driving Licence in England over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Driving Licence in England

Driving Licence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Driving Licence in England.

Hourly rate trend for Driving Licence in England

Driving Licence
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Driving Licence in England over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

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 23 January 2022. 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
Jobs
North of England -45 49 £170 +41.67% 147
South East -41 42 £190 -5.00% 128
Midlands -41 40 £185 +32.14% 100
Yorkshire -24 30 £160 +33.33% 54
London -160 28 £135 +1.30% 53
East Midlands -17 26 £185 +8.82% 41
East of England -37 20 £145 -12.12% 55
North West -61 14 £200 +66.67% 78
West Midlands -58 13 £488 +263.44% 59
South West -53 8 £245 +83.65% 78
North East +1 5 £150 +50.00% 15
Driving Licence
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 England region with a requirement for Driving Licence.

1 82 (42.49%) Windows
2 72 (37.31%) Microsoft
3 52 (26.94%) Social Skills
4 51 (26.42%) Microsoft 365
5 45 (23.32%) Windows 10
5 45 (23.32%) Active Directory
6 41 (21.24%) ITIL
7 27 (13.99%) Microsoft Office
8 23 (11.92%) ITIL V3
9 22 (11.40%) Patch Management
9 22 (11.40%) Public Sector
9 22 (11.40%) Citrix
10 19 (9.84%) Windows 7
11 18 (9.33%) Project Management
11 18 (9.33%) Telecoms
11 18 (9.33%) Service Management
12 17 (8.81%) Cisco
12 17 (8.81%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (8.81%) Windows Server
13 16 (8.29%) Security Cleared
13 16 (8.29%) WAN
13 16 (8.29%) Dell
13 16 (8.29%) NHS
14 15 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (7.25%) EPoS
16 13 (6.74%) LAN
16 13 (6.74%) NetScaler
17 12 (6.22%) Mobile Device Management
17 12 (6.22%) Security Patching
17 12 (6.22%) Self-Motivation

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 12 (6.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.59%) IIS
3 3 (1.55%) Apache
4 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (13.99%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.55%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 51 (26.42%) Microsoft 365
2 10 (5.18%) Azure
3 3 (1.55%) AWS
3 3 (1.55%) SaaS
4 2 (1.04%) IaaS
4 2 (1.04%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.52%) Boomi
5 1 (0.52%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.29%) WAN
2 13 (6.74%) LAN
2 13 (6.74%) NetScaler
3 8 (4.15%) DNS
3 8 (4.15%) VoIP
3 8 (4.15%) VPN
4 5 (2.59%) DHCP
4 5 (2.59%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.59%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (2.59%) Wireless
5 4 (2.07%) Firewall
6 3 (1.55%) Internet
6 3 (1.55%) Network Security
7 2 (1.04%) HTTP
7 2 (1.04%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.04%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.04%) MPLS
7 2 (1.04%) NAS
7 2 (1.04%) SAN
7 2 (1.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.04%) MySQL
2 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.52%) GIS
3 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.04%) JIRA
2 2 (1.04%) Postman
3 1 (0.52%) GitLab
General
1 52 (26.94%) Social Skills
2 22 (11.40%) Public Sector
3 18 (9.33%) Telecoms
4 15 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.15%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.63%) Presentation Skills
7 5 (2.59%) Finance
8 4 (2.07%) Billing
9 3 (1.55%) Automotive
9 3 (1.55%) Law
9 3 (1.55%) Local Government
9 3 (1.55%) Retail
10 2 (1.04%) Back Office
10 2 (1.04%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.52%) Police
Job Titles
1 39 (20.21%) IT Engineer
1 39 (20.21%) IT Support
2 34 (17.62%) Field Engineer
2 34 (17.62%) Support Engineer
3 27 (13.99%) 2nd Line Support
4 25 (12.95%) Desktop Engineer
5 21 (10.88%) IT Support Engineer
6 20 (10.36%) Analyst
7 19 (9.84%) Desktop Support
8 15 (7.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 14 (7.25%) IT Analyst
10 13 (6.74%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 13 (6.74%) EPoS Engineer
11 12 (6.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 12 (6.22%) Rollout Engineer
12 11 (5.70%) Windows Engineer
13 9 (4.66%) Field Support Engineer
13 9 (4.66%) Mobile Engineer
14 8 (4.15%) Deployment Engineer
15 7 (3.63%) Business IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.59%) .NET
2 4 (2.07%) JSON
2 4 (2.07%) Middleware
2 4 (2.07%) XML
3 3 (1.55%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.55%) RESTful
4 2 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.04%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (1.04%) Dapper ORM
4 2 (1.04%) Entity Framework
4 2 (1.04%) OAuth
4 2 (1.04%) OAuth2
4 2 (1.04%) OpenAPI
4 2 (1.04%) OpenID
4 2 (1.04%) ServiceStack
4 2 (1.04%) Swagger
5 1 (0.52%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.52%) Flask
5 1 (0.52%) Pyramid
5 1 (0.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.29%) NHS
2 14 (7.25%) EPoS
3 12 (6.22%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (3.63%) Life Science
5 4 (2.07%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.07%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.55%) CCTV
6 3 (1.55%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.04%) Clustering
7 2 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.04%) Handset
7 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.04%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.04%) SCADA
8 1 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.52%) Digital Signage
8 1 (0.52%) FMCG
8 1 (0.52%) PMI
8 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 82 (42.49%) Windows
2 45 (23.32%) Windows 10
3 19 (9.84%) Windows 7
4 17 (8.81%) Windows Server
5 12 (6.22%) Android
6 9 (4.66%) Linux
6 9 (4.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.11%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (2.59%) Mac OS
9 4 (2.07%) Windows Server 2019
10 3 (1.55%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.55%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.04%) Unix
11 2 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (21.24%) ITIL
2 23 (11.92%) ITIL V3
3 22 (11.40%) Patch Management
4 18 (9.33%) Project Management
4 18 (9.33%) Service Management
5 17 (8.81%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (6.22%) Mobile Device Management
6 12 (6.22%) Security Patching
7 11 (5.70%) Configuration Management
8 9 (4.66%) Break/Fix
8 9 (4.66%) Customer Requirements
9 8 (4.15%) ERP
9 8 (4.15%) Validation
9 8 (4.15%) Waterfall
10 7 (3.63%) Asset Management
10 7 (3.63%) DevOps
10 7 (3.63%) Incident Management
10 7 (3.63%) Migration
10 7 (3.63%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (3.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.59%) C#
1 5 (2.59%) JavaScript
1 5 (2.59%) PowerShell
1 5 (2.59%) SQL
2 3 (1.55%) VBScript
3 2 (1.04%) Python
4 1 (0.52%) ActionScript
4 1 (0.52%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (0.52%) C
4 1 (0.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (8.29%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.70%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (5.70%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.18%) CCNA
3 10 (5.18%) Degree
3 10 (5.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (4.15%) MCSE
5 6 (3.11%) A+ Certification
6 5 (2.59%) MCP
7 3 (1.55%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.55%) DBS Check
7 3 (1.55%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.04%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.04%) MCSA
8 2 (1.04%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.52%) CCDP
9 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.07%) SLA
2 2 (1.04%) GMP
2 2 (1.04%) PMO
2 2 (1.04%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) GDPR
3 1 (0.52%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
3 1 (0.52%) ISO 26262
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 17025
3 1 (0.52%) ISO17020
System Software
1 45 (23.32%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.07%) BitLocker
4 2 (1.04%) NFS
4 2 (1.04%) vSphere
5 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.52%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (5.18%) SCCM
2 9 (4.66%) AirWatch
3 5 (2.59%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.04%) Ansible
4 2 (1.04%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.04%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.04%) Terraform
5 1 (0.52%) SCOM
5 1 (0.52%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 72 (37.31%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.40%) Citrix
3 17 (8.81%) Cisco
4 16 (8.29%) Dell
5 11 (5.70%) VMware
6 4 (2.07%) HP
6 4 (2.07%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.55%) Apple
7 3 (1.55%) Fujitsu
7 3 (1.55%) Meraki
7 3 (1.55%) Mitel
7 3 (1.55%) Oracle
7 3 (1.55%) Palo Alto
7 3 (1.55%) Remedy
8 2 (1.04%) Aruba
8 2 (1.04%) EMC
8 2 (1.04%) NetApp
8 2 (1.04%) Polycom
8 2 (1.04%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.04%) Siemens