Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 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
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 115 182 179
Rank change year-on-year +67 -3 -6
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 65 35 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.43% 0.61% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.45% 2.27% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 28
North West median daily rate £160 £140 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +40.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £134 £100 £91
90th Percentile £320 £440 £144
England median daily rate £155 £145 £140
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.57% -37.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 4
North West median hourly rate £11.64 £16.88 £13.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.05% +28.57% +15.84%
10th Percentile £10.77 £13.81 £12.40
90th Percentile £17.88 £21.20 £19.02
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.11 £13.75
% change year-on-year +2.44% +17.15% +21.36%

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 1,461 1,544 1,562
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 32.17% 27.08% 29.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 848 909 962
North West median daily rate £404 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.76% +0.13% -
10th Percentile £200 £215 £200
90th Percentile £588 £575 £600
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 101 107
North West median hourly rate £29.71 £25.34 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.27% +20.64% +18.31%
10th Percentile £12.55 £14.80 £12.56
90th Percentile £54.00 £48.50 £61.01
England median hourly rate £23.00 £20.69 £21.50
% change year-on-year +11.16% -3.77% +9.95%

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020. 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 +10 20 £160 +25.49% 30
Cumbria +1 19 £160 -20.00% 6
Lancashire +37 12 £150 -11.76% 8
Cheshire +24 8 £150 - 16
Merseyside +10 4 - - 10
Driving Licence
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 36 (55.38%) Windows
2 27 (41.54%) Windows 10
3 25 (38.46%) ITIL
3 25 (38.46%) HP
4 24 (36.92%) Telecoms
5 22 (33.85%) Security Cleared
6 21 (32.31%) Data Centre
6 21 (32.31%) Windows 7
7 20 (30.77%) SC Cleared
8 19 (29.23%) Retail
9 18 (27.69%) Banking
9 18 (27.69%) Workflow
9 18 (27.69%) Dell
10 11 (16.92%) Migration
10 11 (16.92%) BT
11 9 (13.85%) Fujitsu
12 8 (12.31%) SCCM
12 8 (12.31%) Data Migration
13 7 (10.77%) Active Directory
13 7 (10.77%) Windows Server
14 6 (9.23%) Project Delivery
14 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
15 5 (7.69%) DBS Check
15 5 (7.69%) Firewall
15 5 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
16 4 (6.15%) Break/Fix
16 4 (6.15%) Public Sector
17 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
17 3 (4.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 3 (4.62%) VMware

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 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) G Suite
1 2 (3.08%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) Firewall
2 3 (4.62%) VoIP
2 3 (4.62%) WAN
3 2 (3.08%) LAN
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (1.54%) DHCP
4 1 (1.54%) DNS
4 1 (1.54%) DWDM
4 1 (1.54%) MPLS
4 1 (1.54%) Network Security
4 1 (1.54%) SAN
4 1 (1.54%) SDH
4 1 (1.54%) VPN
4 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
General
1 24 (36.92%) Telecoms
2 19 (29.23%) Retail
3 18 (27.69%) Banking
4 4 (6.15%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Build Engineer
1 18 (27.69%) IT Support
2 12 (18.46%) Deployment Engineer
3 11 (16.92%) Support Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Trainee
4 9 (13.85%) Trainee IT Support
5 6 (9.23%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Field Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) IT Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Support Officer
7 4 (6.15%) Break Fix Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Field Hardware Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Field Service Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Hardware Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Rollout Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Windows Rollout Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.08%) NHS
2 2 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.54%) Clustering
3 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (55.38%) Windows
2 27 (41.54%) Windows 10
3 21 (32.31%) Windows 7
4 7 (10.77%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.08%) Linux
6 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) ITIL
2 18 (27.69%) Workflow
3 11 (16.92%) Migration
4 8 (12.31%) Data Migration
5 6 (9.23%) Project Delivery
6 5 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (6.15%) Break/Fix
8 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.08%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.08%) Change Control
9 2 (3.08%) Change Management
9 2 (3.08%) Release Management
9 2 (3.08%) Target Operating Model
10 1 (1.54%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (1.54%) Network Management
10 1 (1.54%) Presales
10 1 (1.54%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.54%) Software Distribution
10 1 (1.54%) Test Management
10 1 (1.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (33.85%) Security Cleared
2 20 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.69%) DBS Check
4 3 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.08%) CCNA
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.08%) HNC
6 1 (1.54%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.54%) Degree
6 1 (1.54%) HND
6 1 (1.54%) ISEB
6 1 (1.54%) MCP
6 1 (1.54%) MCSE
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) NEBOSH
1 1 (1.54%) PMO
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (38.46%) HP
2 18 (27.69%) Dell
3 11 (16.92%) BT
4 9 (13.85%) Fujitsu
5 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.62%) VMware
7 2 (3.08%) Avaya
7 2 (3.08%) Cisco
8 1 (1.54%) Apple
8 1 (1.54%) Brocade
8 1 (1.54%) Google
8 1 (1.54%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.54%) Sophos
8 1 (1.54%) Varonis
8 1 (1.54%) Veeam