Period
to 17 June 2019

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 June 2019 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 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 485 563 480
Rank change year-on-year +78 -83 +62
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 347 294 358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.42% 0.32% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.29% 0.99% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 160 168
England median daily rate £170 £210 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.05% +5.00% -30.43%
10th Percentile £100 £100 £115
90th Percentile £488 £538 £475
UK median daily rate £165 £210 £208
% change year-on-year -21.44% +0.96% -25.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 43 150
England median hourly rate £15.76 £14.50 £12.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.69% +12.62% -19.53%
10th Percentile £11.40 £11.80 £10.59
90th Percentile £21.55 £48.85 £19.53
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £13.86
% change year-on-year +3.33% +8.23% -13.38%

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 26,929 29,609 27,825
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.52% 32.61% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,468 19,385 18,067
England median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £288 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £665 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 916 944 983
England median hourly rate £20.87 £22.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.23% +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.80 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.25 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -6.82% +10.00% -4.76%

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 June 2019.

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 June 2019.

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 June 2019. 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 +106 102 £163 +62.50% 17
South East -2 77 £200 -6.98% 74
South West +19 61 £165 +50.00% 40
North West +59 58 £188 +87.50% 8
Midlands +5 47 £150 -21.05% 57
East of England +2 40 £165 -30.54% 25
Yorkshire +41 36 £140 +36.59% 7
West Midlands +3 36 £150 +11.11% 34
London +18 19 £170 -32.00% 16
East Midlands +2 10 £245 +17.37% 23
North East +20 8 £100 -21.57% 2
Driving Licence
UK

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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.

1 148 (42.65%) Windows
2 95 (27.38%) Microsoft
3 70 (20.17%) ITIL
4 68 (19.60%) Windows 10
5 61 (17.58%) Security Cleared
6 58 (16.71%) Active Directory
7 54 (15.56%) Windows Server
8 53 (15.27%) Microsoft Office
9 47 (13.54%) Migration
10 44 (12.68%) SC Cleared
11 41 (11.82%) Windows 7
12 34 (9.80%) Office 365
13 33 (9.51%) Data Centre
13 33 (9.51%) Management Information System
13 33 (9.51%) Cisco
14 32 (9.22%) LAN
15 31 (8.93%) SCCM
16 30 (8.65%) VMware
17 29 (8.36%) Firewall
17 29 (8.36%) EPoS
18 28 (8.07%) HP
18 28 (8.07%) PRINCE2
18 28 (8.07%) Degree
18 28 (8.07%) Problem-Solving
19 27 (7.78%) WAN
20 25 (7.20%) Capacity Planning
20 25 (7.20%) VMware Infrastructure
21 22 (6.34%) User Acceptance Testing
22 20 (5.76%) TCP/IP
23 19 (5.48%) SLA

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 15 (4.32%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.75%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.73%) IIS
4 4 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.86%) WinCC
6 2 (0.58%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.58%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.29%) Apache
7 1 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.29%) JBoss
7 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 53 (15.27%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.31%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.44%) AutoCAD
5 4 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.29%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.29%) Camtasia
7 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.29%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.86%) SystmOne
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.29%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 34 (9.80%) Office 365
2 12 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.58%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.58%) SaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.29%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.29%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.22%) LAN
2 29 (8.36%) Firewall
3 27 (7.78%) WAN
4 20 (5.76%) TCP/IP
5 18 (5.19%) Wireless
6 14 (4.03%) MPLS
7 13 (3.75%) Ethernet
7 13 (3.75%) OSPF
7 13 (3.75%) VPN
8 11 (3.17%) VLAN
9 8 (2.31%) IGMP
9 8 (2.31%) Multicast
9 8 (2.31%) VoIP
10 6 (1.73%) Wireshark
11 5 (1.44%) 4G
11 5 (1.44%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (1.44%) Network Security
11 5 (1.44%) Skype
11 5 (1.44%) Spanning Tree
11 5 (1.44%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.31%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.58%) GIS
4 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.29%) DTS
5 1 (0.29%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.29%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.29%) MS Access
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.15%) JIRA
1 4 (1.15%) SonarQube
1 4 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (1.15%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.29%) Hudson
General
1 19 (5.48%) Telecoms
2 13 (3.75%) Automotive
3 12 (3.46%) Back Office
3 12 (3.46%) Finance
4 11 (3.17%) Retail
5 8 (2.31%) Local Government
6 6 (1.73%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.15%) Billing
7 4 (1.15%) Military
8 2 (0.58%) Banking
8 2 (0.58%) Marketing
9 1 (0.29%) Electronics
9 1 (0.29%) Legal
9 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (13.83%) IT Engineer
2 41 (11.82%) Field Engineer
3 38 (10.95%) Deployment Engineer
4 37 (10.66%) Analyst
4 37 (10.66%) Windows Engineer
5 31 (8.93%) Network Engineer
6 27 (7.78%) IT Support
7 23 (6.63%) Support Engineer
8 21 (6.05%) EPoS Engineer
9 17 (4.90%) Rollout Engineer
10 16 (4.61%) Support Analyst
10 16 (4.61%) Windows Deployment Engineer
11 14 (4.03%) Desktop Support
11 14 (4.03%) Field Service Engineer
12 13 (3.75%) 2nd Line Support
12 13 (3.75%) Desktop Engineer
12 13 (3.75%) Hardware Engineer
13 12 (3.46%) Break Fix Engineer
13 12 (3.46%) Field Hardware Engineer
13 12 (3.46%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.15%) Web Services
2 1 (0.29%) .NET
2 1 (0.29%) CSS
2 1 (0.29%) CSS3
2 1 (0.29%) HTML
2 1 (0.29%) HTML5
2 1 (0.29%) jQuery
2 1 (0.29%) LDAP
2 1 (0.29%) Middleware
2 1 (0.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.51%) Data Centre
1 33 (9.51%) Management Information System
2 29 (8.36%) EPoS
3 17 (4.90%) NHS
4 16 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.32%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.31%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (2.02%) CCTV
8 7 (2.02%) SCADA
8 7 (2.02%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.73%) AS400
10 4 (1.15%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.15%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.86%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.86%) iPhone
11 3 (0.86%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.86%) User Experience
12 2 (0.58%) Life Science
12 2 (0.58%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 148 (42.65%) Windows
2 68 (19.60%) Windows 10
3 54 (15.56%) Windows Server
4 41 (11.82%) Windows 7
5 14 (4.03%) Linux
6 13 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (3.17%) Solaris
7 11 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (2.59%) Android
9 8 (2.31%) CentOS
9 8 (2.31%) Debian
10 5 (1.44%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.86%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.58%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.58%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (20.17%) ITIL
2 47 (13.54%) Migration
3 28 (8.07%) PRINCE2
3 28 (8.07%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (7.20%) Capacity Planning
5 22 (6.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (5.19%) Validation
7 17 (4.90%) Break/Fix
8 16 (4.61%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (4.32%) Supplier Relationship Management
10 14 (4.03%) Change Management
10 14 (4.03%) High Availability
11 13 (3.75%) TOGAF
12 12 (3.46%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (2.88%) ITIL V3
13 10 (2.88%) Project Management
14 9 (2.59%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (2.59%) Security Management
14 9 (2.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (4.32%) SQL
2 5 (1.44%) C#
2 5 (1.44%) Java
3 4 (1.15%) VB
4 3 (0.86%) C
4 3 (0.86%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 61 (17.58%) Security Cleared
2 44 (12.68%) SC Cleared
3 28 (8.07%) Degree
4 19 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (3.75%) CCNA
6 12 (3.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (2.59%) HND
8 7 (2.02%) CCNP
9 5 (1.44%) CCDP
9 5 (1.44%) CCSA
9 5 (1.44%) CCSE
9 5 (1.44%) Check Point Certification
9 5 (1.44%) CISM
9 5 (1.44%) CISSP
9 5 (1.44%) CREST Certified
9 5 (1.44%) DBS Check
10 4 (1.15%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 4 (1.15%) CLAS
10 4 (1.15%) IISP
10 4 (1.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.48%) SLA
2 9 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.31%) PMO
4 7 (2.02%) QA
5 6 (1.73%) PCI DSS
6 5 (1.44%) GDPR
6 5 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (1.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (1.15%) IEC 61131
7 4 (1.15%) ISAE 3402
7 4 (1.15%) ISO 22301
7 4 (1.15%) ISO 31000
7 4 (1.15%) ISO 9001
7 4 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 4 (1.15%) NIST
8 2 (0.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.58%) NEBOSH
9 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.29%) NCSC
System Software
1 58 (16.71%) Active Directory
2 25 (7.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.15%) ISA Server
4 3 (0.86%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.58%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.29%) Docker
6 1 (0.29%) Firmware
6 1 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (8.93%) SCCM
2 4 (1.15%) HP ALM
2 4 (1.15%) IBM Guardium
2 4 (1.15%) Nessus
2 4 (1.15%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 3 (0.86%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.58%) PaperCut
4 2 (0.58%) WSUS
5 1 (0.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.29%) Puppet
5 1 (0.29%) vMotion
Vendors
1 95 (27.38%) Microsoft
2 33 (9.51%) Cisco
3 30 (8.65%) VMware
4 28 (8.07%) HP
5 18 (5.19%) Oracle
6 10 (2.88%) Red Hat
7 8 (2.31%) Citrix
8 7 (2.02%) Avaya
8 7 (2.02%) Dell
8 7 (2.02%) Google
8 7 (2.02%) SAP
9 6 (1.73%) Apple
9 6 (1.73%) Sophos
10 5 (1.44%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.44%) Juniper
10 5 (1.44%) McAfee
10 5 (1.44%) Polycom
11 4 (1.15%) Barracuda Networks
11 4 (1.15%) Qualys
11 4 (1.15%) Tripwire