Period
to 21 March 2019

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 21 March 2019 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
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 175 183 161
Rank change year-on-year +8 -22 +47
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 35 28 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.62% 0.50% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.27% 1.67% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 26
North West median daily rate £140 £95 £155
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.37% -38.71% -11.43%
10th Percentile £102 £91 £113
90th Percentile £498 £127 £388
England median daily rate £145 £145 £250
% change year-on-year -0.14% -41.92% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 15
North West median hourly rate £16.88 £13.13 £11.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +15.84% -20.10%
10th Percentile £13.81 £12.40 £11.32
90th Percentile £21.20 £19.02 £14.35
England median hourly rate £16.40 £13.38 £11.33
% change year-on-year +22.62% +18.05% -24.47%

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 1,545 1,680 1,809
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 27.20% 29.87% 33.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 942 1,023 1,153
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £214 £203
90th Percentile £575 £600 £575
England median daily rate £475 £465 £438
% change year-on-year +2.15% +6.29% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 109 114
North West median hourly rate £23.67 £21.01 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.66% +25.43% -23.86%
10th Percentile £15.01 £12.58 £11.08
90th Percentile £48.20 £61.26 £44.07
England median hourly rate £20.25 £21.90 £19.76
% change year-on-year -7.56% +10.86% -1.23%

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 21 March 2019.

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 21 March 2019. 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 23 £140 +40.00% 46
Cheshire +3 6 £140 +51.35% 25
Merseyside -13 4 £140 +40.00% 15
Cumbria +6 1 £200 - 2
Lancashire -22 1 £475 +375.00% 15
Driving Licence
England

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, 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 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 11 (31.43%) Break/Fix
4 10 (28.57%) SCCM
4 10 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 8 (22.86%) Migration
6 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
7 6 (17.14%) ITIL
8 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
9 4 (11.43%) HP
9 4 (11.43%) SLA
9 4 (11.43%) EPoS
10 3 (8.57%) Dell
10 3 (8.57%) Citrix
10 3 (8.57%) Oracle
10 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
10 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
10 3 (8.57%) Firewall
10 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
10 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (8.57%) Avaya
10 3 (8.57%) TOGAF
10 3 (8.57%) Logistics
10 3 (8.57%) Google
10 3 (8.57%) Matrix Organization
10 3 (8.57%) BitLocker
10 3 (8.57%) Data Centre

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 (5.71%) ArcGIS
1 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) CTI
2 2 (5.71%) MPLS
2 2 (5.71%) PBX
2 2 (5.71%) VPN
3 1 (2.86%) Skype
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) GIS
2 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) Spatial Data
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Back Office
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Deployment Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Field Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Field Service Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Break Fix Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Field Hardware Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) EPoS Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) IT Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) GIS Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.71%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) EDI
1 1 (2.86%) EDIFACT
1 1 (2.86%) Middleware
1 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) EPoS
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Life Science
3 2 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.86%) CESG
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.86%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Break/Fix
2 8 (22.86%) Migration
3 6 (17.14%) ITIL
3 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (8.57%) Logistics
4 3 (8.57%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (8.57%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (8.57%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.71%) ETL
5 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) Workflow
6 1 (2.86%) B2B
6 1 (2.86%) Change Management
6 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.86%) ERP
6 1 (2.86%) Information Security Management
6 1 (2.86%) Project Management
6 1 (2.86%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) ActionScript
1 1 (2.86%) ActionScript 2.0
1 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
1 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
1 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (2.86%) CISMP
3 1 (2.86%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.86%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) MCSA
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) MCTS
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) RMADS
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) BitLocker
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.86%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) HP
3 3 (8.57%) Avaya
3 3 (8.57%) Citrix
3 3 (8.57%) Dell
3 3 (8.57%) Google
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) Civica
4 2 (5.71%) ESRI
4 2 (5.71%) IPFX
4 2 (5.71%) Sophos
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Wyse
5 1 (2.86%) Altiris
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) IBM Sterling