The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 28 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.

Device Drivers
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 44
Contract jobs citing Device Driver 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford - - 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £357 £347
% change year-on-year -8.67% +2.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +1.19% +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 Oxford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 72 68 122
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 25.81% 28.81% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 51 99
Median daily rate £400 £300 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -20.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £130 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 10
Median hourly rate £14.85 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.57% +118.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £14.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.11 £75.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.22 £18.83
% change year-on-year -31.36% +44.56%  

Device Driver
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Device Driver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Device Driver in Oxford

Device Driver
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Device Driver in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver Development

Device Driver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA