Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Device Driver over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Device Drivers
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 95 78
Rank change year-on-year -18 -17 +10
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.093% 0.63% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 1.58% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Essex median daily rate - £450 -
East of England median daily rate - £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Essex median hourly rate £50.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £46.50 £42.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +10.71% +20.00% -12.50%

Device Driver 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 Essex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 373 316 325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 34.73% 39.95% 36.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 221 196
Essex median daily rate £525 £513 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +70.83% -20.00%
10th Percentile £325 £213 £216
90th Percentile £600 £600 £475
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +12.50% +10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 29 71
Essex median hourly rate £17.25 £37.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.38% +4.23% +47.92%
10th Percentile £12.55 £10.40 £15.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £63.75 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £19.19 £31.50
% change year-on-year -0.99% -39.08% +39.29%

Device Driver
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Device Driver as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Device Driver in Essex

Device Driver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Device Driver in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Device Driver in Essex

Device Driver
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Device Driver in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Device Driver 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 Essex region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
1 1 (100.00%) Altera

Device Driver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
1 1 (100.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Altera