Period
to 29 March 2020

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 29 March 2020 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
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 276 526 618
Rank change year-on-year +250 +92 -139
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 508 336 274
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.89% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.78% 1.18% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 228 178
Median daily rate £160 £150 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -42.31%
10th Percentile £109 £100 £91
90th Percentile £338 £505 £441
UK median daily rate £150 £155 £150
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 54 56
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.75 £13.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.49% +25.23% +18.05%
10th Percentile £12.22 £11.50 £11.80
90th Percentile £19.05 £21.50 £40.88
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.22 £13.88
% change year-on-year +1.76% +16.86% +22.46%

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 18,306 28,569 30,606
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.22% 32.11% 32.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,562 18,726 20,265
Median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.70% +5.11%
10th Percentile £250 £281 £265
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
UK median daily rate £470 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 870 909 953
Median hourly rate £24.70 £21.00 £21.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.62% -3.63% +8.95%
10th Percentile £12.49 £11.85 £11.80
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate £25.28 £20.75 £21.73
% change year-on-year +21.83% -4.49% +9.97%

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 29 March 2020.

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 29 March 2020.

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 29 March 2020. 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
North of England +125 159 £158 +12.86% 82
South East +109 109 £168 -20.24% 91
Yorkshire +109 80 £158 +39.38% 39
Midlands +88 80 £170 +21.43% 108
North West +67 68 £160 +3.23% 35
East of England +71 63 £155 -6.04% 57
South West +33 50 £150 +20.00% 61
London +156 46 £150 -6.25% 40
West Midlands +60 42 £170 +21.43% 76
East Midlands +58 38 £188 +33.93% 32
North East +20 10 - - 8
Driving Licence
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2020, 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.

1 232 (45.67%) Windows
2 161 (31.69%) Fujitsu
3 130 (25.59%) Microsoft
4 111 (21.85%) BT
4 111 (21.85%) Windows 10
5 100 (19.69%) HP
6 89 (17.52%) Microsoft Office
7 63 (12.40%) Windows 7
8 61 (12.01%) Active Directory
9 54 (10.63%) Break/Fix
10 52 (10.24%) ITIL
11 43 (8.46%) Telecoms
12 41 (8.07%) Cybersecurity
13 39 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
14 38 (7.48%) Incident Management
15 37 (7.28%) Management Information System
16 35 (6.89%) Windows Server
16 35 (6.89%) Security Cleared
17 33 (6.50%) SCCM
18 32 (6.30%) Office 365
19 31 (6.10%) Dell
19 31 (6.10%) Migration
20 30 (5.91%) Retail
20 30 (5.91%) Problem-Solving
21 28 (5.51%) SC Cleared
22 27 (5.31%) Public Sector
23 26 (5.12%) Data Centre
24 25 (4.92%) NHS
25 24 (4.72%) Banking
26 23 (4.53%) Cisco

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 (2.36%) MS Exchange
2 5 (0.98%) Apache
2 5 (0.98%) nginx
3 3 (0.59%) ArcGIS
3 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (0.59%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.39%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.20%) Site Server
5 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 89 (17.52%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.98%) Acrobat
4 3 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.39%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.30%) Office 365
2 4 (0.79%) Azure
3 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.39%) G Suite
4 1 (0.20%) IaaS
4 1 (0.20%) PaaS
4 1 (0.20%) SaaS
4 1 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.35%) Firewall
2 15 (2.95%) Internet
2 15 (2.95%) LAN
2 15 (2.95%) VoIP
3 13 (2.56%) WAN
4 10 (1.97%) VPN
5 9 (1.77%) DNS
6 7 (1.38%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.18%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (0.98%) Asterisk PBX
8 5 (0.98%) iSCSI
8 5 (0.98%) MPLS
8 5 (0.98%) Wireless
9 4 (0.79%) NetScaler
9 4 (0.79%) Structured Cabling
10 3 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.59%) Skype
10 3 (0.59%) WebEx
10 3 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (0.98%) MongoDB
1 5 (0.98%) MySQL
2 3 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (0.59%) GIS
3 2 (0.39%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (1.18%) JIRA
1 6 (1.18%) Postman
2 5 (0.98%) GitLab
3 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.20%) Hudson
General
1 43 (8.46%) Telecoms
2 30 (5.91%) Retail
3 27 (5.31%) Public Sector
4 24 (4.72%) Banking
5 6 (1.18%) Advertising
5 6 (1.18%) Automotive
6 5 (0.98%) Finance
6 5 (0.98%) Local Government
7 4 (0.79%) Back Office
8 2 (0.39%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.39%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
9 1 (0.20%) French Language
9 1 (0.20%) German Language
9 1 (0.20%) Law
9 1 (0.20%) Legal
9 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 147 (28.94%) Trainee
2 143 (28.15%) IT Support
3 108 (21.26%) Trainee IT Support
4 104 (20.47%) Field Engineer
5 69 (13.58%) Support Engineer
6 52 (10.24%) Desktop Support
7 45 (8.86%) Desktop Engineer
8 43 (8.46%) Deployment Engineer
9 40 (7.87%) Field Service Engineer
10 37 (7.28%) Hardware Engineer
11 36 (7.09%) Field Hardware Engineer
11 36 (7.09%) IT Engineer
12 35 (6.89%) Windows Engineer
13 30 (5.91%) Break Fix Engineer
14 29 (5.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 26 (5.12%) Field Support Engineer
16 21 (4.13%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
16 21 (4.13%) Rollout Engineer
17 20 (3.94%) Build Engineer
18 18 (3.54%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.39%) .NET
1 2 (0.39%) Web Services
2 1 (0.20%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.20%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (7.28%) Management Information System
3 26 (5.12%) Data Centre
4 25 (4.92%) NHS
5 6 (1.18%) Blackberry
5 6 (1.18%) Clustering
5 6 (1.18%) Enterprise Cloud
5 6 (1.18%) Replication
5 6 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (0.98%) EPoS
7 4 (0.79%) PDA
7 4 (0.79%) Smartphone
7 4 (0.79%) W3C
8 3 (0.59%) AS400
8 3 (0.59%) iPhone
8 3 (0.59%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.59%) User Experience
9 2 (0.39%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.39%) Handset
9 2 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 232 (45.67%) Windows
2 111 (21.85%) Windows 10
3 63 (12.40%) Windows 7
4 35 (6.89%) Windows Server
5 12 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (2.17%) Windows Server 2016
7 9 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.79%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.59%) Android
9 3 (0.59%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.59%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.39%) Linux
10 2 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.20%) Unix
11 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (10.63%) Break/Fix
2 52 (10.24%) ITIL
3 41 (8.07%) Cybersecurity
4 38 (7.48%) Incident Management
5 31 (6.10%) Migration
6 30 (5.91%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (4.33%) ITSM
7 22 (4.33%) Service Management
8 20 (3.94%) Workflow
9 16 (3.15%) Project Management
10 10 (1.97%) PRINCE2
11 9 (1.77%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (1.77%) Data Management
11 9 (1.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (1.57%) Change Control
12 8 (1.57%) Data Migration
12 8 (1.57%) Logistics
12 8 (1.57%) Project Delivery
12 8 (1.57%) Service Delivery
13 7 (1.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (0.79%) C
1 4 (0.79%) SQL
2 2 (0.39%) C#
2 2 (0.39%) Java
2 2 (0.39%) PowerShell
2 2 (0.39%) VB.NET
3 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (6.89%) Security Cleared
2 28 (5.51%) SC Cleared
3 11 (2.17%) Degree
4 10 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (1.97%) DBS Check
5 9 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.57%) CCNA
7 5 (0.98%) ISEB
8 4 (0.79%) CCNP
8 4 (0.79%) IBM Certification
8 4 (0.79%) MCP
8 4 (0.79%) MCSE
9 3 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.59%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.59%) HNC
9 3 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.39%) HND
10 2 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.56%) SLA
2 11 (2.17%) QA
3 3 (0.59%) PMO
4 2 (0.39%) COBIT
4 2 (0.39%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 61 (12.01%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.98%) Corosync
3 5 (0.98%) DRBD
3 5 (0.98%) FreeRADIUS
3 5 (0.98%) Postfix
4 3 (0.59%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.59%) vSphere
5 2 (0.39%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.20%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (6.50%) SCCM
2 5 (0.98%) Ansible
2 5 (0.98%) HAProxy
2 5 (0.98%) Pacemaker
3 4 (0.79%) AirWatch
4 3 (0.59%) ServiceCenter
4 3 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.39%) WSUS
6 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.20%) SnapMirror
6 1 (0.20%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 161 (31.69%) Fujitsu
2 130 (25.59%) Microsoft
3 111 (21.85%) BT
4 100 (19.69%) HP
5 31 (6.10%) Dell
6 23 (4.53%) Cisco
7 10 (1.97%) VMware
8 6 (1.18%) Apple
8 6 (1.18%) Citrix
8 6 (1.18%) McAfee
8 6 (1.18%) Meraki
9 5 (0.98%) Adobe
10 4 (0.79%) IBM
11 3 (0.59%) Bomgar
11 3 (0.59%) ESRI
11 3 (0.59%) Juniper
11 3 (0.59%) Lotus
11 3 (0.59%) Peregrine
11 3 (0.59%) Remedy
12 2 (0.39%) Xamarin