Period
to 18 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 539 529 540
Rank change year-on-year -10 +11 -73
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 328 332 366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 1.05% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 202 251
England median daily rate £175 £140 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +7.69% -42.22%
10th Percentile £100 £100 £100
90th Percentile £532 £399 £388
UK median daily rate £175 £140 £140
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -34.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 99 86
England median hourly rate £14.88 £13.86 £13.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.36% - -1.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £10.75
90th Percentile £20.60 £22.80 £18.25
UK median hourly rate £15.15 £14.00 £13.86
% change year-on-year +8.21% +1.01% +2.67%

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 32,506 31,655 33,887
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.50% 34.64% 34.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,590 21,011 22,308
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £281 £266 £254
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 990 965 1,145
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.17 £11.31
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.75 £46.96
UK median hourly rate £21.18 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.90% - +7.99%

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 October 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 October 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 October 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 -1 103 £320 +139.25% 225
Midlands -12 60 £181 +39.42% 181
North of England -45 50 £173 +32.69% 208
London +2 49 £175 -2.78% 66
East of England -8 42 £175 +75.00% 124
West Midlands -6 38 £175 +40.00% 117
North West -23 28 £175 +25.00% 106
South West -36 25 £132 -9.22% 97
East Midlands -2 21 £188 +44.23% 64
Yorkshire -31 18 £153 +8.93% 68
North East -2 4 £105 +5.00% 34
Driving Licence
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 88 (26.83%) Windows
2 69 (21.04%) Microsoft
3 54 (16.46%) ITIL
4 53 (16.16%) PRINCE2
5 52 (15.85%) Telecoms
6 44 (13.41%) Cisco
7 43 (13.11%) Security Cleared
8 42 (12.80%) ATM
9 39 (11.89%) Active Directory
10 36 (10.98%) Microsoft Office
11 33 (10.06%) EPoS
11 33 (10.06%) SC Cleared
11 33 (10.06%) Windows 10
12 32 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
13 30 (9.15%) Windows 7
14 29 (8.84%) Firewall
14 29 (8.84%) Management Information System
15 28 (8.54%) Degree
16 27 (8.23%) Data Centre
17 26 (7.93%) HP
17 26 (7.93%) Problem-Solving
18 23 (7.01%) SCCM
18 23 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
19 22 (6.71%) SLA
19 22 (6.71%) Microsoft Excel
20 21 (6.40%) CCNP
20 21 (6.40%) Wireless
21 20 (6.10%) CCNA
21 20 (6.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 20 (6.10%) Project Management

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 (2.74%) IIS
1 9 (2.74%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.22%) Apache
2 4 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (1.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.22%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.61%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.30%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.30%) CMS
4 1 (0.30%) Documentum
4 1 (0.30%) JBoss
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (10.98%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (6.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.30%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.30%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 4 (1.22%) SAP ERP
2 3 (0.91%) SAP MM
3 2 (0.61%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.30%) assyst
4 1 (0.30%) Primavera
4 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.18%) Office 365
2 7 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.61%) G Suite
5 2 (0.61%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.30%) Boomi
6 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.30%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 42 (12.80%) ATM
2 29 (8.84%) Firewall
3 21 (6.40%) Wireless
4 19 (5.79%) WAN
5 17 (5.18%) VPN
6 16 (4.88%) LAN
7 13 (3.96%) TCP/IP
8 12 (3.66%) Network Security
9 10 (3.05%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (2.74%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (2.44%) BGP
11 8 (2.44%) VoIP
12 6 (1.83%) OSPF
13 5 (1.52%) DHCP
13 5 (1.52%) DNS
13 5 (1.52%) NFC
13 5 (1.52%) Spanning Tree
13 5 (1.52%) tcpdump
13 5 (1.52%) Wireshark
13 5 (1.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.61%) GIS
2 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.30%) Big Data
3 1 (0.30%) MySQL
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.30%) Power BI
3 1 (0.30%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (0.30%) QlikView
3 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (2.74%) SonarQube
2 5 (1.52%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.22%) JIRA
4 3 (0.91%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.61%) Subversion
6 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 52 (15.85%) Telecoms
2 15 (4.57%) Finance
3 14 (4.27%) Retail
4 10 (3.05%) Automotive
5 6 (1.83%) Marketing
5 6 (1.83%) Military
6 5 (1.52%) Banking
6 5 (1.52%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.22%) Back Office
8 3 (0.91%) Electronics
8 3 (0.91%) German Language
9 2 (0.61%) Games
10 1 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 72 (21.95%) Field Engineer
2 39 (11.89%) ATM Engineer
3 32 (9.76%) EPoS Engineer
4 26 (7.93%) IT Engineer
4 26 (7.93%) Network Engineer
5 24 (7.32%) Architect
6 22 (6.71%) IT Support
7 21 (6.40%) Deployment Engineer
7 21 (6.40%) Field Service Engineer
8 20 (6.10%) Analyst
9 15 (4.57%) Project Manager
10 13 (3.96%) Support Analyst
11 12 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (3.66%) Support Engineer
12 11 (3.35%) IT Manager
13 10 (3.05%) Desktop Support
14 9 (2.74%) 2nd Line Support
14 9 (2.74%) Break Fix Engineer
14 9 (2.74%) Security Architect
15 8 (2.44%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.13%) Web Services
2 5 (1.52%) .NET
3 3 (0.91%) HTML
4 2 (0.61%) jQuery
4 2 (0.61%) Middleware
4 2 (0.61%) Qt
4 2 (0.61%) REST
4 2 (0.61%) SOAP
5 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.30%) CSS
5 1 (0.30%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (0.30%) RESTful
5 1 (0.30%) SAP ALE
5 1 (0.30%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.30%) Sass
5 1 (0.30%) WCF
5 1 (0.30%) XML
5 1 (0.30%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.06%) EPoS
2 29 (8.84%) Management Information System
3 27 (8.23%) Data Centre
4 18 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (4.27%) NHS
6 13 (3.96%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (1.83%) User Experience
8 5 (1.52%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (1.52%) Mobile Payment
8 5 (1.52%) Smartcard
9 4 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.22%) e-Learning
9 4 (1.22%) iPhone
9 4 (1.22%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.91%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.61%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.61%) PKI
11 2 (0.61%) Smartphone
11 2 (0.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 88 (26.83%) Windows
2 33 (10.06%) Windows 10
3 30 (9.15%) Windows 7
4 20 (6.10%) Windows Server
5 14 (4.27%) Windows XP
6 11 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (3.05%) Linux
8 9 (2.74%) Unix
9 8 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.83%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.52%) AIX
11 5 (1.52%) Solaris
12 3 (0.91%) HPUX
12 3 (0.91%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (16.46%) ITIL
2 53 (16.16%) PRINCE2
3 26 (7.93%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (6.10%) Project Management
6 18 (5.49%) Migration
7 16 (4.88%) Service Delivery
7 16 (4.88%) TOGAF
8 15 (4.57%) Information Security
8 15 (4.57%) ITIL V3
9 14 (4.27%) Change Management
10 13 (3.96%) Break/Fix
10 13 (3.96%) Incident Management
10 13 (3.96%) Security Management
11 12 (3.66%) Mathematics
11 12 (3.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (3.66%) Waterfall
12 11 (3.35%) PRINCE
13 10 (3.05%) ERP
13 10 (3.05%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.05%) PowerShell
2 9 (2.74%) VB
3 7 (2.13%) C#
3 7 (2.13%) Java
3 7 (2.13%) SQL
4 5 (1.52%) ABAP
5 3 (0.91%) C
5 3 (0.91%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.61%) C++
6 2 (0.61%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.30%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 43 (13.11%) Security Cleared
2 33 (10.06%) SC Cleared
3 32 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (8.54%) Degree
5 21 (6.40%) CCNP
6 20 (6.10%) CCNA
6 20 (6.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 18 (5.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 14 (4.27%) DBS Check
8 14 (4.27%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (3.96%) CISM
9 13 (3.96%) CISSP
9 13 (3.96%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (3.05%) MCSE
11 9 (2.74%) CISA
11 9 (2.74%) CREST Certified
11 9 (2.74%) IISP
11 9 (2.74%) MCP
11 9 (2.74%) MCSA
11 9 (2.74%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.71%) SLA
2 15 (4.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (3.05%) GDPR
3 10 (3.05%) ISO 9001
4 9 (2.74%) ISAE 3402
4 9 (2.74%) ISO 22301
4 9 (2.74%) ISO 31000
4 9 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 9 (2.74%) PCI DSS
4 9 (2.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.61%) PMO
5 2 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 39 (11.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.22%) ISA Server
2 4 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (0.91%) vSphere
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (7.01%) SCCM
2 9 (2.74%) Nessus
2 9 (2.74%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 3 (0.91%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.30%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.30%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.30%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.30%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.30%) Istio
4 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.30%) MOM
4 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.30%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.30%) Puppet
4 1 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 69 (21.04%) Microsoft
2 44 (13.41%) Cisco
3 26 (7.93%) HP
4 18 (5.49%) VMware
5 16 (4.88%) Oracle
6 15 (4.57%) Citrix
7 14 (4.27%) IBM
8 13 (3.96%) Dell
8 13 (3.96%) McAfee
9 10 (3.05%) Centrify
9 10 (3.05%) Splunk
10 9 (2.74%) Altiris
10 9 (2.74%) ArcSight
10 9 (2.74%) Barracuda Networks
10 9 (2.74%) CheckPoint
10 9 (2.74%) Fujitsu
10 9 (2.74%) Imperva
10 9 (2.74%) Qualys
10 9 (2.74%) Trend Micro
10 9 (2.74%) Tripwire