Period
to 17 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Driving Licence in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Driving Licence over the 6 months to 17 October 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.

Drivers' Licence
England > North West
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 171 196
Rank change year-on-year -23 +25 -12
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 28 33 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.47% 0.59% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.59% 1.92% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 34
North West median daily rate £175 £140 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +40.00% -52.94%
10th Percentile £100 £100 £87
90th Percentile £485 £365 £304
England median daily rate £175 £140 £130
% change year-on-year +25.00% +7.69% -42.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 13
North West median hourly rate £14.98 £12.50 £13.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.80% -9.81% -3.38%
10th Percentile £13.45 £11.25 £11.18
90th Percentile £18.45 £25.90 £14.89
England median hourly rate £14.88 £13.86 £13.86
% change year-on-year +7.36% - -1.00%

Driving Licence 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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,764 1,722 2,417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 29.79% 30.71% 33.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,006 1,061 1,505
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £225 £213 £250
90th Percentile £575 £563 £556
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 89 102
North West median hourly rate £23.15 £21.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.24% +31.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £12.15 £11.25 £11.54
90th Percentile £51.25 £55.00 £47.35
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +8.11%

Driving Licence
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Driving Licence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Driving Licence in the North West

Driving Licence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Driving Licence in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Driving Licence in the North West

Driving Licence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Driving Licence in the North West over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Driving Licence in the North West

Driving Licence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Driving Licence in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Driving Licence in the North West

Driving Licence
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Driving Licence within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. 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
Manchester -14 19 £175 -48.53% 48
Cheshire -15 5 - - 27
Merseyside +7 2 - - 12
Cumbria -3 1 £640 - 2
Lancashire -23 1 £170 +70.00% 16
Driving Licence
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Driving Licence 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 North West region with a requirement for Driving Licence.

1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 6 (21.43%) ITIL
4 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.86%) VPN
5 5 (17.86%) SLA
5 5 (17.86%) Citrix
5 5 (17.86%) Wireless
5 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
5 5 (17.86%) Finance
5 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 4 (14.29%) MCTS
6 4 (14.29%) SCCM
6 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 4 (14.29%) Internal Audit
6 4 (14.29%) VMware
6 4 (14.29%) Altiris
6 4 (14.29%) Service Management
6 4 (14.29%) Change Management
6 4 (14.29%) MCSE
6 4 (14.29%) MCSA
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 4 (14.29%) MCP
6 4 (14.29%) VB
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification

Driving Licence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) AutoCAD
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) VPN
1 5 (17.86%) Wireless
2 3 (10.71%) ATM
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.57%) BGP
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.57%) EIGRP
4 1 (3.57%) OSPF
4 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
1 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) IT Support
2 4 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) ATM Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Break Fix Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Hardware Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Service Management Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) EPoS Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Project Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) EPoS
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL
1 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
2 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (14.29%) Change Management
3 4 (14.29%) Internal Audit
3 4 (14.29%) Service Management
4 3 (10.71%) Break/Fix
5 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.57%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (3.57%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.57%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 4 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) MCP
1 4 (14.29%) MCSA
1 4 (14.29%) MCSE
1 4 (14.29%) MCTS
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.57%) CCNA
4 1 (3.57%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Citrix
3 4 (14.29%) Altiris
3 4 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) Avaya
4 2 (7.14%) BT
4 2 (7.14%) Dell
4 2 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco