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 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 51 -
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.45% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £375 £347
% change year-on-year -13.00% +7.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +7.14% +15.86%  

Device Driver is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 189 138 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 46.32% 30.80% 27.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 74 65
Median daily rate £330 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.51% +17.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £680 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 25 17
Median hourly rate £36.00 £16.50 £32.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.18% -49.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.85 £12.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

Device Driver
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Device Driver as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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