Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 169 192
Rank change year-on-year -11 +23 +5
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 42 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.70% 0.73% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.54% 2.52% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 38 37
North West median daily rate £170 £100 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.00% - -52.66%
10th Percentile £106 £91 £93
90th Percentile £500 £197 £285
England median daily rate £165 £126 £120
% change year-on-year +30.69% +5.21% -46.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 9
North West median hourly rate £16.50 £14.13 £13.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.81% +1.91% +3.84%
10th Percentile £13.45 £11.25 £11.26
90th Percentile £20.00 £39.00 £18.54
England median hourly rate £16.00 £14.20 £13.86
% change year-on-year +12.68% +2.45% -0.29%

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 1,651 1,630 2,156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 27.52% 28.91% 33.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 958 1,044 1,391
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £206 £200 £233
90th Percentile £575 £582 £571
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 86 94
North West median hourly rate £23.25 £21.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.69% +31.25% -8.57%
10th Percentile £12.45 £12.39 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.45 £55.00 £44.45
England median hourly rate £20.24 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.27% +2.50% +5.26%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -11 29 £175 +75.00% 42
Cheshire -7 6 - - 20
Merseyside -7 6 £140 +40.00% 14
Lancashire -26 1 £170 +70.00% 15
Driving Licence
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 21 (50.00%) Windows
2 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (26.19%) PRINCE2
3 11 (26.19%) ITIL
4 10 (23.81%) Break/Fix
5 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 8 (19.05%) Windows 10
7 7 (16.67%) Migration
7 7 (16.67%) SCCM
7 7 (16.67%) SLA
8 6 (14.29%) Citrix
8 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (11.90%) VMware
9 5 (11.90%) Finance
9 5 (11.90%) TOGAF
9 5 (11.90%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
9 5 (11.90%) Dell
9 5 (11.90%) Avaya
9 5 (11.90%) Firewall
9 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (9.52%) Internal Audit
10 4 (9.52%) Wireless
10 4 (9.52%) Change Management
10 4 (9.52%) Service Management
10 4 (9.52%) HP
10 4 (9.52%) MCP
10 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (9.52%) VB

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 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) ArcGIS
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.38%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Firewall
2 4 (9.52%) VPN
2 4 (9.52%) Wireless
3 2 (4.76%) CTI
3 2 (4.76%) MPLS
3 2 (4.76%) PBX
3 2 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) GIS
2 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) Spatial Data
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Automotive
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Break Fix Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Field Service Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) IT Support
3 6 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Field Hardware Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Service Management Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) 1st Line Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) EPoS Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) GIS Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) IT Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Logistics Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Logistics Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
1 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (2.38%) EDI
1 1 (2.38%) EDIFACT
1 1 (2.38%) Middleware
1 1 (2.38%) RESTful
1 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) EPoS
3 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) NHS
3 2 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 8 (19.05%) Windows 10
4 4 (9.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) ITIL
1 11 (26.19%) PRINCE2
2 10 (23.81%) Break/Fix
3 7 (16.67%) Migration
4 5 (11.90%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (11.90%) TOGAF
5 4 (9.52%) Change Management
5 4 (9.52%) Internal Audit
5 4 (9.52%) Service Management
5 4 (9.52%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (7.14%) Logistics
6 3 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (4.76%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.76%) ETL
7 2 (4.76%) Project Management
7 2 (4.76%) Workflow
8 1 (2.38%) B2B
8 1 (2.38%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
1 4 (9.52%) VB
2 1 (2.38%) ActionScript
2 1 (2.38%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (2.38%) C#
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) MCP
1 4 (9.52%) MCSA
1 4 (9.52%) MCSE
1 4 (9.52%) MCTS
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.76%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.38%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.38%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) BitLocker
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Citrix
3 5 (11.90%) Avaya
3 5 (11.90%) Dell
3 5 (11.90%) VMware
4 4 (9.52%) Altiris
4 4 (9.52%) HP
5 2 (4.76%) BT
5 2 (4.76%) Civica
5 2 (4.76%) ESRI
5 2 (4.76%) Google
5 2 (4.76%) IPFX
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle
5 2 (4.76%) Sophos
5 2 (4.76%) Wyse
6 1 (2.38%) IBM
6 1 (2.38%) IBM Sterling