Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 398 538 556
Rank change year-on-year +140 +18 -23
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 417 340 325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.55% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.73% 1.10% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 201 226
England median daily rate £160 £170 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +30.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £112 £105 £91
90th Percentile £515 £525 £389
UK median daily rate £150 £165 £130
% change year-on-year -9.09% +26.92% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 43 72
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.70% +1.53%
10th Percentile £10.98 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £19.16 £21.50 £32.85
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +4.62%

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 24,041 30,842 31,038
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.44% 32.66% 33.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,442 20,420 20,610
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
UK median daily rate £470 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 948 954 919
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £11.85 £12.23 £11.17
90th Percentile £53.75 £49.63 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +99 121 £150 +9.09% 205
South East +15 78 £139 -44.60% 176
North West +34 65 £150 -11.76% 111
Midlands +53 63 £185 +17.46% 170
South West +27 59 £175 +32.94% 70
West Midlands +50 51 £190 +8.57% 106
Yorkshire +67 50 £145 +7.41% 72
East of England +49 49 £230 +31.43% 82
London +59 40 £150 -6.25% 49
East Midlands +14 12 £150 +7.14% 64
North East +22 6 - - 22
Driving Licence
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 269 (64.51%) Windows
2 144 (34.53%) Windows 10
3 134 (32.13%) Microsoft
4 94 (22.54%) Active Directory
5 87 (20.86%) Security Cleared
6 84 (20.14%) HP
7 83 (19.90%) Windows 7
8 82 (19.66%) ITIL
9 73 (17.51%) Microsoft Office
9 73 (17.51%) SC Cleared
10 67 (16.07%) Data Centre
11 60 (14.39%) Problem-Solving
12 58 (13.91%) Telecoms
13 56 (13.43%) Windows Server
14 51 (12.23%) Public Sector
15 44 (10.55%) Retail
16 43 (10.31%) Migration
17 37 (8.87%) Break/Fix
18 36 (8.63%) Office 365
19 35 (8.39%) Firewall
20 34 (8.15%) Dell
21 33 (7.91%) SLA
22 32 (7.67%) Degree
23 31 (7.43%) SCCM
23 31 (7.43%) Banking
23 31 (7.43%) Management Information System
24 30 (7.19%) Workflow
25 29 (6.95%) Cisco
26 27 (6.47%) LAN
27 25 (6.00%) NHS

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 24 (5.76%) MS Exchange
2 17 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.40%) IIS
4 9 (2.16%) IBM Notes
5 6 (1.44%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (1.20%) Apache
6 5 (1.20%) nginx
7 4 (0.96%) ArcGIS
7 4 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.96%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.48%) WinCC
9 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 73 (17.51%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.96%) Acrobat
3 4 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.63%) Office 365
2 10 (2.40%) Azure
3 5 (1.20%) SaaS
4 4 (0.96%) IaaS
4 4 (0.96%) PaaS
5 3 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.24%) AWS
6 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.24%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 35 (8.39%) Firewall
2 27 (6.47%) LAN
3 23 (5.52%) WAN
4 20 (4.80%) Wireless
5 17 (4.08%) TCP/IP
6 16 (3.84%) DNS
7 12 (2.88%) VLAN
7 12 (2.88%) VoIP
8 11 (2.64%) VPN
9 9 (2.16%) MPLS
10 8 (1.92%) OSPF
11 7 (1.68%) Ethernet
11 7 (1.68%) Internet
11 7 (1.68%) PBX
11 7 (1.68%) SAN
12 6 (1.44%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (1.44%) IGMP
12 6 (1.44%) Multicast
12 6 (1.44%) NAS
12 6 (1.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (1.44%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.20%) MongoDB
3 5 (1.20%) MySQL
4 4 (0.96%) GIS
5 2 (0.48%) Big Data
5 2 (0.48%) Cloudera CDH
5 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.24%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (2.40%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.20%) GitLab
3 3 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 58 (13.91%) Telecoms
2 51 (12.23%) Public Sector
3 44 (10.55%) Retail
4 31 (7.43%) Banking
5 17 (4.08%) Finance
6 16 (3.84%) Local Government
7 11 (2.64%) Police
8 9 (2.16%) Automotive
9 4 (0.96%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.72%) Electronics
10 3 (0.72%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.24%) Back Office
11 1 (0.24%) Legal
11 1 (0.24%) Military
11 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 72 (17.27%) Field Engineer
2 58 (13.91%) Support Engineer
3 46 (11.03%) Windows Engineer
4 43 (10.31%) Desktop Engineer
5 40 (9.59%) IT Support
6 39 (9.35%) Desktop Support
7 34 (8.15%) Analyst
7 34 (8.15%) Deployment Engineer
8 28 (6.71%) Field Service Engineer
9 27 (6.47%) IT Engineer
10 24 (5.76%) Network Engineer
11 22 (5.28%) 1st Line Support
12 21 (5.04%) Build Engineer
12 21 (5.04%) Hardware Engineer
13 20 (4.80%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 20 (4.80%) Rollout Engineer
14 19 (4.56%) Field Support Engineer
15 18 (4.32%) IT Support Engineer
15 18 (4.32%) Support Analyst
15 18 (4.32%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.88%) Web Services
2 10 (2.40%) .NET
3 9 (2.16%) .NET Framework
3 9 (2.16%) HTML
3 9 (2.16%) XML
4 6 (1.44%) WCF
4 6 (1.44%) XSLT
5 4 (0.96%) Software Packaging
6 2 (0.48%) LDAP
7 1 (0.24%) BAPI
7 1 (0.24%) SAP BSP
7 1 (0.24%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (0.24%) SAP Smart Forms
7 1 (0.24%) SAPUI5
7 1 (0.24%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 67 (16.07%) Data Centre
2 31 (7.43%) Management Information System
3 25 (6.00%) NHS
4 21 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (1.92%) Clustering
7 7 (1.68%) PKI
8 5 (1.20%) AS400
8 5 (1.20%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.20%) CCTV
8 5 (1.20%) Grid Computing
8 5 (1.20%) iPhone
8 5 (1.20%) Replication
8 5 (1.20%) SCADA
9 4 (0.96%) Smartphone
9 4 (0.96%) User Experience
10 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.72%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.48%) CMDB
11 2 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 269 (64.51%) Windows
2 144 (34.53%) Windows 10
3 83 (19.90%) Windows 7
4 56 (13.43%) Windows Server
5 16 (3.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (3.12%) Linux
6 13 (3.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.16%) Mac OS X
8 7 (1.68%) Android
8 7 (1.68%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.44%) CentOS
9 6 (1.44%) Debian
9 6 (1.44%) Solaris
10 5 (1.20%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (19.66%) ITIL
2 60 (14.39%) Problem-Solving
3 43 (10.31%) Migration
4 37 (8.87%) Break/Fix
5 30 (7.19%) Workflow
6 23 (5.52%) Incident Management
7 22 (5.28%) Capacity Planning
8 16 (3.84%) Time Management
9 15 (3.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 15 (3.60%) Service Delivery
10 14 (3.36%) PRINCE2
10 14 (3.36%) Project Management
10 14 (3.36%) Service Management
11 13 (3.12%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (3.12%) Project Delivery
12 12 (2.88%) Cybersecurity
12 12 (2.88%) Technical Analysis
12 12 (2.88%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (2.64%) Decision-Making
14 10 (2.40%) Contract Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.88%) C
2 9 (2.16%) JavaScript
3 8 (1.92%) SQL
4 4 (0.96%) Java
4 4 (0.96%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.48%) VB
6 1 (0.24%) ABAP
6 1 (0.24%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 87 (20.86%) Security Cleared
2 73 (17.51%) SC Cleared
3 32 (7.67%) Degree
4 19 (4.56%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (3.60%) CCNP
6 15 (3.60%) DBS Check
7 10 (2.40%) CCNA
7 10 (2.40%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (1.68%) MCSE
10 6 (1.44%) HND
10 6 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.20%) MCP
12 4 (0.96%) CCIE
12 4 (0.96%) CCIE Data Center
12 4 (0.96%) CCIE Security
12 4 (0.96%) GIAC
12 4 (0.96%) SANS
13 3 (0.72%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.91%) SLA
2 12 (2.88%) PMO
3 6 (1.44%) NIST
4 5 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.20%) QA
5 3 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 3 (0.72%) GDPR
6 2 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.48%) NEBOSH
7 1 (0.24%) COBIT
7 1 (0.24%) COSHH
System Software
1 94 (22.54%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.92%) Hyper-V
3 8 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.44%) vSphere
5 5 (1.20%) Corosync
5 5 (1.20%) DRBD
5 5 (1.20%) FreeRADIUS
5 5 (1.20%) Postfix
6 2 (0.48%) XenApp
6 2 (0.48%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.24%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.24%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 31 (7.43%) SCCM
2 7 (1.68%) vCenter Server
2 7 (1.68%) WSUS
3 5 (1.20%) Ansible
3 5 (1.20%) HAProxy
3 5 (1.20%) Pacemaker
4 4 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.72%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.72%) HP ALM
5 3 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.48%) vMotion
7 1 (0.24%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.24%) SCOM
7 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 134 (32.13%) Microsoft
2 84 (20.14%) HP
3 34 (8.15%) Dell
4 29 (6.95%) Cisco
5 24 (5.76%) VMware
6 23 (5.52%) Fujitsu
7 18 (4.32%) McAfee
8 16 (3.84%) Apple
9 9 (2.16%) Lotus
10 8 (1.92%) Oracle
11 7 (1.68%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.44%) Avaya
12 6 (1.44%) SAP
13 5 (1.20%) Juniper
13 5 (1.20%) Remedy
13 5 (1.20%) Riverbed
14 4 (0.96%) Adobe
14 4 (0.96%) Citrix
14 4 (0.96%) F5
14 4 (0.96%) Symantec