Period
to 9 July 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 9 July 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
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 287 493 603
Rank change year-on-year +206 +110 -98
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 297 373 278
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.81% 0.44% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.41% 1.36% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 206 150
Median daily rate £168 £175 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.29% -16.67% +5.00%
10th Percentile £114 £106 £100
90th Percentile £350 £494 £538
UK median daily rate £168 £175 £210
% change year-on-year -4.29% -16.67% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 79 31
Median hourly rate £15.76 £15.76 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.07% +8.46%
10th Percentile £11.07 £11.40 £12.00
90th Percentile £21.75 £21.75 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £15.76 £15.76 £17.25
% change year-on-year - -8.64% +24.46%

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 12,304 27,526 30,894
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.45% 32.13% 32.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,786 17,835 20,125
Median daily rate £495 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.21% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £275
90th Percentile £713 £675 £667
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £455
% change year-on-year - +4.40% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 535 962 982
Median hourly rate £31.00 £20.86 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.65% -7.31% +12.50%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.85 £11.80
90th Percentile £53.45 £52.50 £51.23
Median hourly rate £30.50 £20.69 £21.90
% change year-on-year +47.41% -5.53% +9.50%

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 9 July 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
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 9 July 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 +97 86 £180 +10.77% 26
South East +148 79 £168 -16.25% 21
Midlands +95 56 £300 +71.43% 39
Yorkshire +78 40 £200 +42.86% 11
North West +46 40 £160 -8.57% 10
East Midlands +72 30 £300 -3.23% 18
East of England +53 29 £138 -34.37% 12
West Midlands +67 26 £235 +34.29% 21
London +213 24 £175 -33.01% 17
South West +44 23 £150 -11.76% 39
North East +31 6 - - 5
Driving Licence
UK

For the 6 months to 9 July 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.

1 108 (36.36%) Fujitsu
1 108 (36.36%) BT
2 73 (24.58%) Windows
3 40 (13.47%) Microsoft
4 39 (13.13%) Cybersecurity
5 38 (12.79%) Windows 10
6 26 (8.75%) Active Directory
7 24 (8.08%) ITIL
8 23 (7.74%) Windows 7
9 21 (7.07%) Office 365
10 20 (6.73%) Cisco
10 20 (6.73%) Telecoms
11 19 (6.40%) HP
12 16 (5.39%) Microsoft Office
12 16 (5.39%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (5.05%) Public Sector
13 15 (5.05%) Windows Server
14 14 (4.71%) Break/Fix
14 14 (4.71%) Security Cleared
15 13 (4.38%) SC Cleared
15 13 (4.38%) Dell
15 13 (4.38%) NHS
16 12 (4.04%) Internet
16 12 (4.04%) Microsoft Excel
17 11 (3.70%) Project Delivery
17 11 (3.70%) MS Exchange
18 10 (3.37%) Project Management
18 10 (3.37%) Migration
18 10 (3.37%) Data Centre
19 9 (3.03%) VMware

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 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.68%) Confluence
3 4 (1.35%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.67%) nginx
5 2 (0.67%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.34%) IIS
6 1 (0.34%) Site Server
Applications
1 16 (5.39%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (4.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.01%) Acrobat
3 3 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.34%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.07%) Office 365
2 3 (1.01%) AWS
3 2 (0.67%) Azure
3 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.34%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.04%) Internet
2 8 (2.69%) Firewall
3 7 (2.36%) LAN
3 7 (2.36%) VoIP
3 7 (2.36%) WAN
4 5 (1.68%) NetScaler
4 5 (1.68%) VPN
4 5 (1.68%) Wireless
5 3 (1.01%) DHCP
5 3 (1.01%) DNS
5 3 (1.01%) IP Telephony
5 3 (1.01%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (1.01%) Skype
5 3 (1.01%) VSAN
5 3 (1.01%) WebEx
6 2 (0.67%) BGP
6 2 (0.67%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.67%) MPLS
6 2 (0.67%) OSPF
6 2 (0.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.01%) MySQL
1 3 (1.01%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.34%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 5 (1.68%) Bitbucket
1 5 (1.68%) JIRA
2 1 (0.34%) Hudson
2 1 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 20 (6.73%) Telecoms
2 15 (5.05%) Public Sector
3 6 (2.02%) Advertising
4 5 (1.68%) Banking
4 5 (1.68%) Retail
5 4 (1.35%) Back Office
5 4 (1.35%) Local Government
6 3 (1.01%) Finance
7 2 (0.67%) Electronics
8 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Marketing
8 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.34%) Police
8 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 147 (49.49%) Trainee
2 127 (42.76%) IT Support
3 108 (36.36%) Trainee IT Support
4 27 (9.09%) Field Engineer
5 23 (7.74%) Deployment Engineer
6 17 (5.72%) Support Engineer
7 12 (4.04%) IT Engineer
8 11 (3.70%) Desktop Support
8 11 (3.70%) Field Service Engineer
8 11 (3.70%) Network Engineer
9 10 (3.37%) Desktop Engineer
9 10 (3.37%) Support Officer
9 10 (3.37%) Windows Engineer
10 9 (3.03%) Analyst
11 8 (2.69%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (2.69%) Field Hardware Engineer
11 8 (2.69%) Hardware Engineer
12 7 (2.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 7 (2.36%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
12 7 (2.36%) Network Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.67%) Flash
2 1 (0.34%) .NET
2 1 (0.34%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.34%) JSON
2 1 (0.34%) WCF
2 1 (0.34%) XML
2 1 (0.34%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.38%) NHS
2 10 (3.37%) Data Centre
3 4 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.35%) EPoS
3 4 (1.35%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.35%) W3C
4 3 (1.01%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.01%) Clustering
4 3 (1.01%) Handset
4 3 (1.01%) PDA
4 3 (1.01%) Private Cloud
4 3 (1.01%) Replication
5 2 (0.67%) PKI
5 2 (0.67%) Public Cloud
5 2 (0.67%) SCADA
5 2 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.34%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.34%) CMDB
6 1 (0.34%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.34%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 73 (24.58%) Windows
2 38 (12.79%) Windows 10
3 23 (7.74%) Windows 7
4 15 (5.05%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.35%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (1.01%) Windows 2000
6 3 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.01%) Windows Vista
6 3 (1.01%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.67%) Linux
7 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (13.13%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (8.08%) ITIL
3 16 (5.39%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (4.71%) Break/Fix
5 11 (3.70%) Project Delivery
6 10 (3.37%) Migration
6 10 (3.37%) Project Management
7 7 (2.36%) Logistics
7 7 (2.36%) PRINCE2
8 6 (2.02%) Data Management
8 6 (2.02%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (2.02%) Patch Management
8 6 (2.02%) Service Delivery
8 6 (2.02%) Service Management
8 6 (2.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (1.68%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (1.68%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (1.68%) Data Migration
9 5 (1.68%) DevOps
9 5 (1.68%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.01%) C#
1 3 (1.01%) SQL
2 2 (0.67%) C
2 2 (0.67%) C++
2 2 (0.67%) Java
2 2 (0.67%) VB
3 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (4.71%) Security Cleared
2 13 (4.38%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.36%) Degree
4 6 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.68%) CCNA
6 4 (1.35%) IBM Certification
7 3 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.67%) HND
8 2 (0.67%) MCSA
8 2 (0.67%) MCSE
8 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.34%) APMP
9 1 (0.34%) CCDA
9 1 (0.34%) CCDP
9 1 (0.34%) CCIE
9 1 (0.34%) CCNP
9 1 (0.34%) HNC
9 1 (0.34%) MCP
9 1 (0.34%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.35%) NEBOSH
2 3 (1.01%) NCSC
2 3 (1.01%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (8.75%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.01%) VMware NSX
4 3 (1.01%) vSphere
5 1 (0.34%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (3.03%) SCCM
2 6 (2.02%) AirWatch
3 3 (1.01%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.01%) vCenter Server
4 2 (0.67%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (0.67%) HAProxy
4 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.34%) SnapMirror
5 1 (0.34%) SnapVault
5 1 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 108 (36.36%) BT
1 108 (36.36%) Fujitsu
2 40 (13.47%) Microsoft
3 20 (6.73%) Cisco
4 19 (6.40%) HP
5 13 (4.38%) Dell
6 9 (3.03%) VMware
7 7 (2.36%) Citrix
8 6 (2.02%) Meraki
9 4 (1.35%) IBM
10 3 (1.01%) Adobe
10 3 (1.01%) Bomgar
10 3 (1.01%) Peregrine
10 3 (1.01%) Remedy
10 3 (1.01%) Veeam
11 2 (0.67%) Apple
11 2 (0.67%) Aruba
11 2 (0.67%) NEC
12 1 (0.34%) Juniper
12 1 (0.34%) NetApp