Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 558 447 461
Rank change year-on-year -111 +14 -17
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 305 422 427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.47% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 1.45% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 242 221
England median daily rate £138 £225 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.89% +2.27% -26.67%
10th Percentile £91 £100 £93
90th Percentile £438 £475 £410
UK median daily rate £141 £225 £200
% change year-on-year -37.22% +12.50% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 153 139
England median hourly rate £13.75 £11.33 £14.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.36% -21.32% -4.00%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.00 £11.23
90th Percentile £47.50 £17.60 £41.75
UK median hourly rate £14.25 £11.67 £14.40
% change year-on-year +22.11% -18.96% -4.00%

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 31,046 29,195 32,738
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.57% 32.86% 32.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,993 19,188 21,428
England median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +3.03%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £663 £631 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 903 1,035 1,233
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.64 £11.32 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.75 £47.50 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%

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 24 February 2018.

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 24 February 2018.

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 24 February 2018. 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 -52 92 £210 -40.17% 143
North of England +8 63 £100 -13.04% 99
Midlands +14 61 £150 -7.69% 143
West Midlands +15 36 £145 +26.26% 96
South West +14 36 £150 -14.29% 68
East of England -34 33 £100 -13.04% 72
North West 0 30 £100 -13.04% 53
Yorkshire -5 28 £125 +8.70% 38
East Midlands -5 25 £125 -44.44% 47
London -70 25 £150 - 105
North East +59 5 £105 +5.00% 8
Driving Licence
UK

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, 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 90 (29.51%) Windows
2 68 (22.30%) Active Directory
3 61 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 45 (14.75%) Microsoft Office
4 45 (14.75%) EPoS
4 45 (14.75%) Windows 7
5 43 (14.10%) Security Cleared
6 42 (13.77%) Telecoms
7 39 (12.79%) ITIL
8 35 (11.48%) Windows 10
9 31 (10.16%) Cisco
10 29 (9.51%) SC Cleared
11 27 (8.85%) SCCM
11 27 (8.85%) Office 365
12 21 (6.89%) Windows Server
13 20 (6.56%) Migration
14 18 (5.90%) HP
15 17 (5.57%) PRINCE2
16 16 (5.25%) Oracle
16 16 (5.25%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (5.25%) Military
17 15 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
17 15 (4.92%) CCNA
17 15 (4.92%) DNS
17 15 (4.92%) Break/Fix
18 14 (4.59%) SLA
18 14 (4.59%) Project Management
19 13 (4.26%) VPN
19 13 (4.26%) WAN
19 13 (4.26%) Agile Software Development

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 11 (3.61%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.95%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.66%) ArcGIS
5 2 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.66%) JBoss
5 2 (0.66%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.33%) Apache
6 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.33%) GroupWise
6 1 (0.33%) IIS
Applications
1 45 (14.75%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.97%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.64%) SOLIDWORKS
4 4 (1.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.33%) Q-Pulse
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.85%) Office 365
2 3 (0.98%) G Suite
3 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.66%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.33%) SaaS
4 1 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.92%) DNS
2 13 (4.26%) VPN
2 13 (4.26%) WAN
3 11 (3.61%) Firewall
3 11 (3.61%) LAN
4 9 (2.95%) DHCP
5 7 (2.30%) Internet
6 6 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (1.64%) 802.11
7 5 (1.64%) Ethernet
7 5 (1.64%) RS-232
7 5 (1.64%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.64%) Wireless
8 4 (1.31%) Broadband
8 4 (1.31%) MPLS
8 4 (1.31%) SAN
8 4 (1.31%) VLAN
9 3 (0.98%) Intranet
9 3 (0.98%) Skype
10 2 (0.66%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.98%) GIS
3 2 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.33%) DTS
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.33%) TimesTen
Development Applications
1 3 (0.98%) JIRA
1 3 (0.98%) Protractor
1 3 (0.98%) Selenium
1 3 (0.98%) SpecFlow
1 3 (0.98%) WebDriver
2 2 (0.66%) MSI
3 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
General
1 42 (13.77%) Telecoms
2 16 (5.25%) Military
3 10 (3.28%) Finance
3 10 (3.28%) Retail
4 5 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.64%) Marketing
5 3 (0.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.33%) Back Office
6 1 (0.33%) Billing
6 1 (0.33%) Electronics
6 1 (0.33%) Law
6 1 (0.33%) Legal
6 1 (0.33%) Local Government
6 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (14.43%) Field Engineer
2 39 (12.79%) IT Engineer
3 33 (10.82%) Analyst
4 31 (10.16%) Support Engineer
5 23 (7.54%) IT Support
6 22 (7.21%) Desktop Support
7 19 (6.23%) Telecoms Engineer
8 16 (5.25%) 2nd Line Support
8 16 (5.25%) IT Support Engineer
8 16 (5.25%) Support Analyst
9 15 (4.92%) Project Manager
10 13 (4.26%) Desktop Engineer
10 13 (4.26%) EPoS Engineer
10 13 (4.26%) Installations Engineer
11 12 (3.93%) EPoS Installation Engineer
11 12 (3.93%) Network Engineer
12 11 (3.61%) Consultant
13 10 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 10 (3.28%) Windows Support Analyst
14 9 (2.95%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.30%) .NET
2 5 (1.64%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.31%) REST
4 3 (0.98%) AngularJS
4 3 (0.98%) HTML
5 2 (0.66%) CSS
6 1 (0.33%) Flash
6 1 (0.33%) jQuery
6 1 (0.33%) LDAP
6 1 (0.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.75%) EPoS
2 11 (3.61%) Data Centre
3 9 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.95%) CMDB
4 6 (1.97%) HACMP
4 6 (1.97%) PDA
5 5 (1.64%) Clustering
5 5 (1.64%) LPAR
6 4 (1.31%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.31%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.31%) NHS
6 4 (1.31%) Smartphone
7 3 (0.98%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.98%) Handset
7 3 (0.98%) iPhone
7 3 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (0.98%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.66%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.66%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.66%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 90 (29.51%) Windows
2 45 (14.75%) Windows 7
3 35 (11.48%) Windows 10
4 21 (6.89%) Windows Server
5 11 (3.61%) Unix
6 9 (2.95%) Linux
6 9 (2.95%) Windows 8
7 8 (2.62%) AIX
8 7 (2.30%) Solaris
8 7 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.64%) HPUX
10 5 (1.64%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.31%) Android
12 3 (0.98%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (12.79%) ITIL
2 20 (6.56%) Migration
3 17 (5.57%) PRINCE2
4 15 (4.92%) Break/Fix
5 14 (4.59%) Project Management
6 13 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (3.93%) Time Management
8 11 (3.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (2.95%) Acceptance Criteria
9 9 (2.95%) Configuration Management
9 9 (2.95%) Incident Management
10 8 (2.62%) Change Management
10 8 (2.62%) Coaching
10 8 (2.62%) Validation
11 7 (2.30%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (2.30%) Data Migration
11 7 (2.30%) Service Delivery
11 7 (2.30%) TOGAF
12 6 (1.97%) High Availability
12 6 (1.97%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.97%) JavaScript
2 4 (1.31%) SQL
3 3 (0.98%) C#
3 3 (0.98%) PowerShell
3 3 (0.98%) VB
4 2 (0.66%) C
4 2 (0.66%) Java
4 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.33%) AWK
5 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.33%) Korn
5 1 (0.33%) Perl
5 1 (0.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 43 (14.10%) Security Cleared
2 29 (9.51%) SC Cleared
3 16 (5.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (4.92%) CCNA
4 15 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (3.61%) Degree
6 10 (3.28%) HNC
7 9 (2.95%) DV Cleared
7 9 (2.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (2.30%) CCNP
9 6 (1.97%) MCDST
10 4 (1.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.31%) MCSA
10 4 (1.31%) MCSE
11 3 (0.98%) HND
11 3 (0.98%) ISEB
11 3 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.66%) CISM
12 2 (0.66%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.66%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.59%) SLA
2 4 (1.31%) PMO
3 3 (0.98%) GDPR
3 3 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.33%) GMP
5 1 (0.33%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 1 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 68 (22.30%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.97%) Firmware
3 6 (1.97%) PowerHA
4 5 (1.64%) KVM
4 5 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (1.64%) Xen
5 4 (1.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.66%) BitLocker
6 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.66%) vSphere
6 2 (0.66%) XenApp
7 1 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 27 (8.85%) SCCM
2 7 (2.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (0.98%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.66%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.33%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.33%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.33%) Nagios
5 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.33%) Puppet
5 1 (0.33%) SCOM
5 1 (0.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 61 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.16%) Cisco
3 18 (5.90%) HP
4 16 (5.25%) Oracle
5 12 (3.93%) VMware
6 9 (2.95%) Citrix
7 7 (2.30%) EMC
7 7 (2.30%) SAP
7 7 (2.30%) Veritas
8 6 (1.97%) Aruba
8 6 (1.97%) IBM
9 5 (1.64%) Apple
10 4 (1.31%) Dell
10 4 (1.31%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (1.31%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.31%) Sun
11 3 (0.98%) Juniper
11 3 (0.98%) Splunk
12 2 (0.66%) ESRI
12 2 (0.66%) McAfee