Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 106 78
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.11% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.27% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Essex median daily rate - £450 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% -
East of England median daily rate £525 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +40.00% -1.32% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Essex median hourly rate - - £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £46.50 £41.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +13.41% -0.61% +7.84%

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 359 366 342
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 35.94% 41.78% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 244 166
Essex median daily rate £525 £471 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.46% +51.33% -17.00%
10th Percentile £366 £265 £216
90th Percentile £600 £600 £466
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 35 94
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +71.05% -26.04%
10th Percentile £14.83 £10.64 £15.75
90th Percentile £69.50 £63.75 £42.81
East of England median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +31.43% -7.89% -36.67%

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