Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 77 91
Rank change year-on-year -15 +14 -2
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.63% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.67% 0.32% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Essex median daily rate £450 - -
East of England median daily rate £375 - £276
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Essex median hourly rate - - £40.00
East of England median hourly rate £42.00 - £40.00

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 299 315 325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 37.80% 35.84% 26.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 196 154
Essex median daily rate £500 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £190 £216 £195
90th Percentile £589 £475 £538
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £385
% change year-on-year +14.29% -9.09% +8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 67 64
Essex median hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £19.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +86.24% -5.71%
10th Percentile £10.40 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.75 £40.58
East of England median hourly rate £20.29 £32.40 £22.19
% change year-on-year -37.37% +46.03% -6.58%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Device Driver in Essex over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

Device Driver
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the Essex region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Brentwood - 4 £450 -
Device Driver
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Device Driver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) API Development
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (40.00%) STB
5 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (20.00%) Digital TV
5 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Device Driver Development

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 4 (80.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C/C++ Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C++ Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) JSON
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
1 4 (80.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (40.00%) STB
3 1 (20.00%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) API Development
1 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (80.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (80.00%) Degree