Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 568 558 499
Rank change year-on-year -10 -59 -25
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 313 325 397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.34% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 1.01% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 234 270
England median daily rate £165 £129 £123
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.16% +5.05% -44.29%
10th Percentile £110 £91 £100
90th Percentile £525 £412 £407
UK median daily rate £165 £130 £135
% change year-on-year +26.92% -3.70% -32.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 62 120
England median hourly rate £15.75 £14.20 £12.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.92% +12.83% -9.30%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £11.32
90th Percentile £21.35 £33.73 £15.55
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +6.90% +11.54% -3.38%

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 32,104 32,144 31,342
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.47% 33.81% 33.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,434 21,596 20,544
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £285 £263 £250
90th Percentile £663 £653 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 950 915 1,104
England median hourly rate £20.25 £20.66 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.98% +3.28% +5.10%
10th Percentile £12.24 £11.25 £11.32
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.83 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £20.25 £20.97 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.45% +4.84% +5.10%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -6 97 £250 +92.31% 185
North of England -21 66 £140 +16.67% 192
Midlands -18 49 £140 +7.69% 178
London +45 44 £160 +6.67% 65
North West -5 42 £170 +70.00% 94
West Midlands -25 33 £140 -3.58% 111
South West -43 32 £133 -10.41% 101
East of England -21 23 £175 +75.00% 103
Yorkshire -18 20 £135 +5.88% 67
East Midlands +3 15 £140 +7.69% 67
North East -9 4 £120 +20.00% 31
Driving Licence
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 128 (40.89%) Windows
2 99 (31.63%) Microsoft
3 51 (16.29%) ITIL
4 43 (13.74%) PRINCE2
4 43 (13.74%) Microsoft Office
4 43 (13.74%) Active Directory
5 40 (12.78%) Windows 10
6 38 (12.14%) Break/Fix
7 34 (10.86%) Problem-Solving
8 31 (9.90%) EPoS
9 30 (9.58%) Cisco Certification
9 30 (9.58%) Cisco
9 30 (9.58%) Windows 7
9 30 (9.58%) Data Centre
10 29 (9.27%) Management Information System
11 28 (8.95%) Windows Server
11 28 (8.95%) SCCM
12 26 (8.31%) Office 365
12 26 (8.31%) Microsoft Excel
13 25 (7.99%) HP
13 25 (7.99%) Security Cleared
13 25 (7.99%) Degree
14 23 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (7.03%) SLA
15 22 (7.03%) Telecoms
16 21 (6.71%) Wireless
16 21 (6.71%) VMware
17 20 (6.39%) Migration
17 20 (6.39%) Firewall
18 19 (6.07%) WAN

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 9 (2.88%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.56%) IIS
3 6 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.60%) ArcGIS
5 4 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.64%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.64%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.32%) Apache
7 1 (0.32%) Documentum
7 1 (0.32%) OpenWhisk
7 1 (0.32%) Smallworld
7 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 43 (13.74%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (8.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (3.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.32%) Camtasia
6 1 (0.32%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.32%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.32%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.32%) assyst
2 1 (0.32%) Primavera
2 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.31%) Office 365
2 13 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.64%) G Suite
6 1 (0.32%) Boomi
6 1 (0.32%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.32%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.71%) Wireless
2 20 (6.39%) Firewall
3 19 (6.07%) WAN
4 17 (5.43%) LAN
5 14 (4.47%) VPN
6 9 (2.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (2.88%) Network Security
7 8 (2.56%) ATM
7 8 (2.56%) NFC
7 8 (2.56%) VoIP
8 7 (2.24%) BIG-IP
8 7 (2.24%) TCP/IP
8 7 (2.24%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (1.60%) BGP
9 5 (1.60%) MPLS
9 5 (1.60%) WLAN
10 4 (1.28%) Internet
10 4 (1.28%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (0.96%) Extranet
11 3 (0.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.56%) GIS
3 2 (0.64%) RDBMS
3 2 (0.64%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.32%) Big Data
4 1 (0.32%) MySQL
4 1 (0.32%) Power BI
4 1 (0.32%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (0.32%) QlikView
4 1 (0.32%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.32%) Spatial Data
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (2.88%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.56%) JIRA
2 8 (2.56%) SonarQube
3 2 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.32%) Hudson
General
1 22 (7.03%) Telecoms
2 17 (5.43%) Finance
3 9 (2.88%) Back Office
4 8 (2.56%) Marketing
4 8 (2.56%) Retail
5 6 (1.92%) Military
6 4 (1.28%) Automotive
7 3 (0.96%) Banking
7 3 (0.96%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Billing
8 1 (0.32%) Electronics
8 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 70 (22.36%) Field Engineer
2 44 (14.06%) Field Service Engineer
3 32 (10.22%) Break Fix Engineer
4 28 (8.95%) Analyst
4 28 (8.95%) IT Engineer
5 25 (7.99%) EPoS Engineer
6 24 (7.67%) IT Support
7 22 (7.03%) Network Engineer
8 20 (6.39%) Deployment Engineer
9 19 (6.07%) Project Manager
10 16 (5.11%) Support Analyst
10 16 (5.11%) Support Engineer
11 14 (4.47%) Architect
12 13 (4.15%) 2nd Line Support
12 13 (4.15%) Desktop Engineer
12 13 (4.15%) Hardware Engineer
13 10 (3.19%) IT Analyst
14 9 (2.88%) Field Hardware Engineer
14 9 (2.88%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
14 9 (2.88%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.15%) Web Services
2 2 (0.64%) .NET
2 2 (0.64%) BAPI
2 2 (0.64%) Middleware
2 2 (0.64%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (0.64%) SAPUI5
2 2 (0.64%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.32%) CSS
3 1 (0.32%) EDI
3 1 (0.32%) EDIFACT
3 1 (0.32%) HTML
3 1 (0.32%) jQuery
3 1 (0.32%) REST
3 1 (0.32%) RESTful
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (0.32%) SOAP
3 1 (0.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.90%) EPoS
2 30 (9.58%) Data Centre
3 29 (9.27%) Management Information System
4 23 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (3.19%) Public Cloud
7 9 (2.88%) NHS
8 6 (1.92%) User Experience
9 5 (1.60%) e-Learning
9 5 (1.60%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.60%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.96%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.96%) PKI
10 3 (0.96%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.64%) CCTV
11 2 (0.64%) iPhone
11 2 (0.64%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.32%) iPad
12 1 (0.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 128 (40.89%) Windows
2 40 (12.78%) Windows 10
3 30 (9.58%) Windows 7
4 28 (8.95%) Windows Server
5 12 (3.83%) Linux
5 12 (3.83%) Windows XP
6 11 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (2.56%) Solaris
8 7 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.92%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.64%) Unix
10 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.32%) AIX
11 1 (0.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (16.29%) ITIL
2 43 (13.74%) PRINCE2
3 38 (12.14%) Break/Fix
4 34 (10.86%) Problem-Solving
5 20 (6.39%) Migration
6 17 (5.43%) Project Management
7 16 (5.11%) Change Management
7 16 (5.11%) TOGAF
8 15 (4.79%) Data Protection
8 15 (4.79%) ITIL V3
9 13 (4.15%) Mathematics
9 13 (4.15%) Waterfall
10 12 (3.83%) Capacity Planning
11 11 (3.51%) Incident Management
11 11 (3.51%) Information Security
11 11 (3.51%) Quality Management
11 11 (3.51%) Service Management
12 9 (2.88%) Computer Science
12 9 (2.88%) DevOps
12 9 (2.88%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.88%) C#
1 9 (2.88%) Java
1 9 (2.88%) PowerShell
1 9 (2.88%) VB
2 8 (2.56%) SQL
3 3 (0.96%) C
4 2 (0.64%) ABAP
4 2 (0.64%) SAPscript
4 2 (0.64%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.64%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.32%) ActionScript
5 1 (0.32%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (9.58%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (7.99%) Degree
2 25 (7.99%) Security Cleared
3 17 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 17 (5.43%) SC Cleared
4 14 (4.47%) CCNP
4 14 (4.47%) DBS Check
4 14 (4.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (3.51%) MCSE
6 10 (3.19%) CCNA
7 9 (2.88%) A+ Certification
7 9 (2.88%) CISM
7 9 (2.88%) CISSP
7 9 (2.88%) MCP
7 9 (2.88%) MCSA
7 9 (2.88%) MCTS
8 8 (2.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 8 (2.56%) CISA
8 8 (2.56%) CLAS
8 8 (2.56%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.03%) SLA
2 11 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.88%) GDPR
3 9 (2.88%) ISO 9001
3 9 (2.88%) PCI DSS
4 8 (2.56%) ISAE 3402
4 8 (2.56%) ISO 22301
4 8 (2.56%) ISO 31000
4 8 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 8 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.64%) PMO
5 2 (0.64%) QA
6 1 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.32%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.32%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.32%) RMADS
System Software
1 43 (13.74%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.56%) ISA Server
3 7 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.64%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.64%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.64%) vSphere
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (8.95%) SCCM
2 8 (2.56%) Nessus
2 8 (2.56%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 2 (0.64%) HP ALM
3 2 (0.64%) SCOM
3 2 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.64%) WSUS
4 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.32%) Grafana
4 1 (0.32%) Istio
4 1 (0.32%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.32%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 99 (31.63%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.58%) Cisco
3 25 (7.99%) HP
4 21 (6.71%) VMware
5 15 (4.79%) Citrix
5 15 (4.79%) McAfee
6 14 (4.47%) Dell
7 13 (4.15%) IBM
8 11 (3.51%) Oracle
9 10 (3.19%) Google
10 9 (2.88%) Altiris
10 9 (2.88%) Centrify
10 9 (2.88%) F5
11 8 (2.56%) ArcSight
11 8 (2.56%) Fujitsu
11 8 (2.56%) Imperva
11 8 (2.56%) Okta
11 8 (2.56%) Splunk
11 8 (2.56%) Trend Micro
11 8 (2.56%) Tripwire