Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 572 506 550
Rank change year-on-year -66 +44 -76
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 289 320 349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.89% 1.05% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 171 210
England median daily rate £198 £150 £218
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.67% -31.03% -13.43%
10th Percentile £100 £100 £100
90th Percentile £541 £400 £413
UK median daily rate £190 £148 £220
% change year-on-year +28.81% -32.95% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 116 71
England median hourly rate £15.65 £13.86 £13.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.91% +1.32% -3.66%
10th Percentile £12.73 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £21.50 £20.33 £18.50
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £14.20 £13.68
% change year-on-year +12.68% +3.80% -2.29%

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 32,399 30,413 34,547
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.43% 34.46% 34.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,222 19,939 22,886
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £281 £271 £256
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 983 967 1,131
England median hourly rate £21.90 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.50% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £12.23 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +4.88% - +9.33%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -20 93 £345 +110.69% 157
Midlands +10 60 £190 +46.15% 145
London -16 45 £193 +1.32% 56
North of England -36 40 £175 +25.00% 187
East of England -21 38 £184 +36.11% 81
West Midlands -6 33 £190 +65.22% 97
East Midlands -1 27 £209 +60.58% 47
North West -21 23 £250 +78.57% 102
Yorkshire -23 14 £135 -3.57% 62
South West -31 13 £110 -24.14% 73
North East -11 3 £115 +14.50% 23
Driving Licence
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 78 (26.99%) Windows
2 70 (24.22%) Microsoft
3 54 (18.69%) ITIL
4 49 (16.96%) PRINCE2
4 49 (16.96%) Security Cleared
5 45 (15.57%) ATM
5 45 (15.57%) Telecoms
6 39 (13.49%) Cisco
7 38 (13.15%) SC Cleared
8 37 (12.80%) Microsoft Office
9 34 (11.76%) Active Directory
10 29 (10.03%) HP
10 29 (10.03%) Management Information System
10 29 (10.03%) Windows 10
11 28 (9.69%) Windows 7
11 28 (9.69%) Firewall
12 27 (9.34%) Cisco Certification
13 26 (9.00%) Data Centre
13 26 (9.00%) Degree
13 26 (9.00%) Windows Server
14 25 (8.65%) EPoS
15 23 (7.96%) Wireless
15 23 (7.96%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (7.96%) Problem-Solving
16 22 (7.61%) Citrix
16 22 (7.61%) SLA
17 21 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 19 (6.57%) Project Management
18 19 (6.57%) CCNP

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 (3.11%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.42%) IIS
3 6 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.04%) Apache
5 3 (1.04%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.35%) CMS
6 1 (0.35%) Documentum
6 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.35%) JBoss
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (12.80%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (4.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.38%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.04%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.69%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.35%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.35%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.84%) Office 365
2 5 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (1.04%) OneDrive
4 2 (0.69%) G Suite
4 2 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.35%) Boomi
5 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (15.57%) ATM
2 28 (9.69%) Firewall
3 23 (7.96%) Wireless
4 19 (6.57%) VPN
5 15 (5.19%) Network Security
6 14 (4.84%) LAN
6 14 (4.84%) WAN
7 10 (3.46%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (2.77%) DHCP
8 8 (2.77%) TCP/IP
9 7 (2.42%) DNS
9 7 (2.42%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (2.08%) 2G
10 6 (2.08%) 3G
10 6 (2.08%) 4G
10 6 (2.08%) Internet
10 6 (2.08%) TETRA
11 5 (1.73%) BIG-IP
11 5 (1.73%) Skype
11 5 (1.73%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.35%) Big Data
4 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.35%) DTS
4 1 (0.35%) MySQL
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.35%) Power BI
4 1 (0.35%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (0.35%) QlikView
4 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (2.42%) SonarQube
2 3 (1.04%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.69%) JIRA
3 2 (0.69%) Subversion
3 2 (0.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.35%) Protractor
4 1 (0.35%) Selenium
4 1 (0.35%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.35%) WebDriver
General
1 45 (15.57%) Telecoms
2 18 (6.23%) Finance
3 14 (4.84%) Retail
4 6 (2.08%) Automotive
4 6 (2.08%) Marketing
5 5 (1.73%) Banking
6 4 (1.38%) Back Office
7 3 (1.04%) German Language
7 3 (1.04%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.69%) Electronics
8 2 (0.69%) Games
8 2 (0.69%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Advertising
9 1 (0.35%) Law
9 1 (0.35%) Local Government
9 1 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 57 (19.72%) Field Engineer
2 43 (14.88%) ATM Engineer
3 24 (8.30%) IT Engineer
4 23 (7.96%) EPoS Engineer
5 21 (7.27%) Architect
6 20 (6.92%) Network Engineer
7 19 (6.57%) IT Support
8 16 (5.54%) Deployment Engineer
8 16 (5.54%) Support Engineer
9 12 (4.15%) IT Manager
9 12 (4.15%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (3.81%) Analyst
11 10 (3.46%) Project Manager
12 9 (3.11%) Support Analyst
13 8 (2.77%) Desktop Support
13 8 (2.77%) Field Service Engineer
13 8 (2.77%) Trainer
14 7 (2.42%) Consultant
14 7 (2.42%) Desktop Engineer
14 7 (2.42%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.08%) .NET
2 4 (1.38%) Web Services
3 3 (1.04%) HTML
3 3 (1.04%) REST
4 2 (0.69%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.69%) jQuery
4 2 (0.69%) Middleware
4 2 (0.69%) Qt
4 2 (0.69%) SOAP
5 1 (0.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.35%) CSS
5 1 (0.35%) LDAP
5 1 (0.35%) SAP ALE
5 1 (0.35%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.35%) WCF
5 1 (0.35%) WinForms
5 1 (0.35%) XML
5 1 (0.35%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.03%) Management Information System
2 26 (9.00%) Data Centre
3 25 (8.65%) EPoS
4 21 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.15%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.15%) NHS
6 7 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.73%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (1.73%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (1.73%) Mobile Payment
7 5 (1.73%) Smartcard
8 4 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.04%) CCTV
9 3 (1.04%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.04%) User Experience
10 2 (0.69%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.69%) iPhone
10 2 (0.69%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 78 (26.99%) Windows
2 29 (10.03%) Windows 10
3 28 (9.69%) Windows 7
4 26 (9.00%) Windows Server
5 19 (6.57%) Windows XP
6 16 (5.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (3.46%) Unix
9 8 (2.77%) Linux
10 6 (2.08%) AIX
10 6 (2.08%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.04%) HPUX
11 3 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (1.04%) Solaris
12 2 (0.69%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.69%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (18.69%) ITIL
2 49 (16.96%) PRINCE2
3 23 (7.96%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (7.96%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (6.57%) Project Management
5 17 (5.88%) Change Management
5 17 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 16 (5.54%) Incident Management
7 15 (5.19%) Migration
8 14 (4.84%) Security Management
8 14 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (4.50%) ERP
10 12 (4.15%) Information Security
10 12 (4.15%) Service Management
10 12 (4.15%) TOGAF
11 11 (3.81%) ITIL V3
12 10 (3.46%) Break/Fix
12 10 (3.46%) Waterfall
13 9 (3.11%) Mathematics
13 9 (3.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.46%) PowerShell
2 9 (3.11%) VB
3 8 (2.77%) SQL
4 5 (1.73%) C#
4 5 (1.73%) Java
5 4 (1.38%) ABAP
5 4 (1.38%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.04%) C
7 2 (0.69%) C++
7 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (16.96%) Security Cleared
2 38 (13.15%) SC Cleared
3 27 (9.34%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (9.00%) Degree
5 21 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 19 (6.57%) CCNA
6 19 (6.57%) CCNP
7 17 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 15 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (4.15%) CISM
9 12 (4.15%) CISSP
9 12 (4.15%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (3.46%) DBS Check
11 9 (3.11%) MCP
11 9 (3.11%) MCSA
11 9 (3.11%) MCSE
11 9 (3.11%) MCTS
12 7 (2.42%) CISA
12 7 (2.42%) DV Cleared
12 7 (2.42%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.61%) SLA
2 12 (4.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.77%) GDPR
3 8 (2.77%) ISO 9001
3 8 (2.77%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.42%) ISAE 3402
4 7 (2.42%) ISO 22301
4 7 (2.42%) ISO 31000
4 7 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 7 (2.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (2.08%) PMO
6 4 (1.38%) QA
System Software
1 34 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (1.04%) vSphere
4 2 (0.69%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.35%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.35%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (5.54%) SCCM
2 7 (2.42%) Nessus
2 7 (2.42%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 3 (1.04%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.35%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.35%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.35%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.35%) MOM
4 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.35%) Puppet
4 1 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 70 (24.22%) Microsoft
2 39 (13.49%) Cisco
3 29 (10.03%) HP
4 22 (7.61%) Citrix
5 16 (5.54%) Oracle
5 16 (5.54%) VMware
6 13 (4.50%) Fujitsu
6 13 (4.50%) McAfee
7 11 (3.81%) IBM
8 9 (3.11%) Altiris
9 8 (2.77%) Centrify
9 8 (2.77%) SAP
9 8 (2.77%) Splunk
10 7 (2.42%) ArcSight
10 7 (2.42%) Aruba
10 7 (2.42%) Dell
10 7 (2.42%) Imperva
10 7 (2.42%) Qualys
10 7 (2.42%) Trend Micro
10 7 (2.42%) Tripwire