The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Device Drivers
South East / Hampshire
Rank - 118 111
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 0 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire - 0.37% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.23% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £357 £347
% change year-on-year -9.02% +2.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £42.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +15.86%  
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 Hampshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 567 649 591
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 30.45% 29.74% 27.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 446 336
Median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 21 40
Median hourly rate £17.50 £38.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.54% +28.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.32 £15.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.17 £50.00 £40.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

Device Driver
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Device Driver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Device Driver in Hampshire

Device Driver
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Device Driver in Hampshire

Device Driver
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 12 (100.00%) SNMP
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (100.00%) SSL
1 12 (100.00%) Firmware
1 12 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 12 (100.00%) SCCM
1 12 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (100.00%) Software Delivery
2 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 2 (16.67%) HP

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 12 (100.00%) SNMP
1 12 (100.00%) SSL
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Build Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 12 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) HP