Period
to 22 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Driving Licence in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Driving Licence over the 6 months to 22 April 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
UK
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 586 462 490
Rank change year-on-year -124 +28 -47
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 305 419 409
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.46% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.89% 1.36% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 210 232
UK median daily rate £164 £245 £239
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.16% +2.62% -9.05%
10th Percentile £91 £113 £105
90th Percentile £488 £475 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £164 £250 £250
% change year-on-year -34.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 168 94
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £11.45 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.06% -28.47% +3.23%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.00 £11.13
90th Percentile £43.53 £21.23 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £11.33 £16.10
% change year-on-year +32.39% -29.63% +7.33%

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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34,322 30,902 35,607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.93% 33.59% 33.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,562 20,052 23,140
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £265 £260 £249
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,073 1,090 1,261
UK median hourly rate £21.79 £20.97 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.91% -0.14% +20.00%
10th Percentile £11.41 £11.32 £11.50
90th Percentile £53.40 £50.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.11 £21.00
% change year-on-year +9.92% -9.02% +20.00%

Driving Licence
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Driving Licence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Driving Licence in the UK

Driving Licence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Driving Licence in the UK

Driving Licence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Driving Licence over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Driving Licence in the UK

Driving Licence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Driving Licence in the UK

Driving Licence
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Driving Licence over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Driving Licence in the UK

Driving Licence
Top 16 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 22 April 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
England -117 271 £170 -24.44% 547
UK excluding London -81 266 £164 -34.50% 525
South East -55 84 £210 -32.80% 149
Midlands -9 58 £275 +69.23% 91
North of England -39 48 £100 -64.44% 104
West Midlands +2 35 £135 +12.50% 54
London -74 30 £210 +21.74% 75
North West -30 26 £95 -38.71% 53
East of England -39 26 £288 +51.32% 66
South West +8 24 £146 -8.59% 62
East Midlands -6 24 £300 +31.87% 37
Yorkshire -22 18 £120 +4.35% 36
Scotland -41 16 £200 -42.86% 39
Wales -3 10 £189 - 13
North East +35 4 £128 - 15
Northern Ireland -2 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 with a requirement for Driving Licence.

1 99 (32.46%) Windows
2 72 (23.61%) Microsoft
3 66 (21.64%) Active Directory
4 52 (17.05%) Microsoft Office
4 52 (17.05%) Security Cleared
5 45 (14.75%) Windows 7
6 40 (13.11%) Windows 10
6 40 (13.11%) EPoS
7 37 (12.13%) ITIL
8 35 (11.48%) SC Cleared
9 32 (10.49%) Telecoms
9 32 (10.49%) Cisco
10 28 (9.18%) Windows Server
11 24 (7.87%) Office 365
11 24 (7.87%) HP
12 20 (6.56%) Migration
12 20 (6.56%) Problem-Solving
13 19 (6.23%) SCCM
14 17 (5.57%) Citrix
14 17 (5.57%) SLA
14 17 (5.57%) PRINCE2
15 16 (5.25%) Oracle
15 16 (5.25%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (5.25%) Microsoft Certification
16 15 (4.92%) CCNA
16 15 (4.92%) VPN
16 15 (4.92%) DNS
16 15 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management

Driving Licence
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 13 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.61%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.66%) ArcGIS
5 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.66%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.33%) Apache
6 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.33%) IIS
6 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 52 (17.05%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.30%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.66%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 3 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.33%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.33%) Q-Pulse
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.87%) Office 365
2 3 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (0.98%) G Suite
2 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.98%) OneDrive
3 2 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.33%) SaaS
4 1 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.92%) DNS
1 15 (4.92%) VPN
2 12 (3.93%) Firewall
2 12 (3.93%) LAN
3 11 (3.61%) DHCP
4 10 (3.28%) Wireless
5 9 (2.95%) WAN
6 7 (2.30%) ATM
6 7 (2.30%) Internet
7 6 (1.97%) 802.11
7 6 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (1.64%) Network Security
8 5 (1.64%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.31%) SAN
9 4 (1.31%) Skype
9 4 (1.31%) VLAN
9 4 (1.31%) VoIP
10 3 (0.98%) 3G
10 3 (0.98%) Intranet
10 3 (0.98%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (0.98%) GIS
4 2 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.33%) DTS
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (0.98%) JIRA
1 3 (0.98%) Protractor
1 3 (0.98%) Selenium
1 3 (0.98%) SpecFlow
1 3 (0.98%) WebDriver
2 2 (0.66%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.66%) MSI
3 1 (0.33%) Subversion
General
1 32 (10.49%) Telecoms
2 12 (3.93%) Retail
3 11 (3.61%) Finance
4 6 (1.97%) Military
5 5 (1.64%) Marketing
6 4 (1.31%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.98%) Back Office
7 3 (0.98%) Legal
8 2 (0.66%) Banking
8 2 (0.66%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Advertising
9 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.33%) Automotive
9 1 (0.33%) Billing
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) Games
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (15.41%) Field Engineer
2 37 (12.13%) IT Engineer
3 34 (11.15%) Support Engineer
4 21 (6.89%) Analyst
4 21 (6.89%) IT Support
5 20 (6.56%) Desktop Support
6 14 (4.59%) Desktop Engineer
7 13 (4.26%) Project Manager
8 12 (3.93%) IT Support Engineer
9 11 (3.61%) EPoS Engineer
9 11 (3.61%) Installation Technician
9 11 (3.61%) Support Analyst
10 10 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (3.28%) Consultant
10 10 (3.28%) Deployment Engineer
10 10 (3.28%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 10 (3.28%) Network Engineer
11 9 (2.95%) Build Engineer
12 8 (2.62%) Telecoms Engineer
12 8 (2.62%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.30%) .NET
2 6 (1.97%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.31%) REST
4 3 (0.98%) AngularJS
4 3 (0.98%) HTML
5 1 (0.33%) CSS
5 1 (0.33%) Flash
5 1 (0.33%) jQuery
5 1 (0.33%) LDAP
5 1 (0.33%) Qt
5 1 (0.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.11%) EPoS
2 15 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.28%) Data Centre
4 9 (2.95%) CMDB
5 7 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.97%) HACMP
7 5 (1.64%) Clustering
7 5 (1.64%) LPAR
7 5 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.31%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.31%) NHS
8 4 (1.31%) PDA
8 4 (1.31%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.98%) CCTV
9 3 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.98%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.98%) Handset
9 3 (0.98%) iPhone
9 3 (0.98%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 99 (32.46%) Windows
2 45 (14.75%) Windows 7
3 40 (13.11%) Windows 10
4 28 (9.18%) Windows Server
5 11 (3.61%) Windows 8
5 11 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.95%) Unix
8 8 (2.62%) AIX
8 8 (2.62%) Linux
9 7 (2.30%) Solaris
9 7 (2.30%) Windows XP
10 5 (1.64%) HPUX
10 5 (1.64%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.31%) Android
11 4 (1.31%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (12.13%) ITIL
2 20 (6.56%) Migration
2 20 (6.56%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (5.57%) PRINCE2
4 15 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (4.26%) Break/Fix
5 13 (4.26%) Project Management
5 13 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (3.93%) Incident Management
7 11 (3.61%) Time Management
8 10 (3.28%) Change Management
8 10 (3.28%) Data Migration
9 9 (2.95%) Acceptance Criteria
9 9 (2.95%) Configuration Management
10 7 (2.30%) Information Security
10 7 (2.30%) Logistics
10 7 (2.30%) Service Management
10 7 (2.30%) TOGAF
11 6 (1.97%) Coaching
11 6 (1.97%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.97%) JavaScript
2 4 (1.31%) C#
3 3 (0.98%) PowerShell
3 3 (0.98%) SQL
4 2 (0.66%) VB
5 1 (0.33%) C
5 1 (0.33%) C++
5 1 (0.33%) Java
5 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (17.05%) Security Cleared
2 35 (11.48%) SC Cleared
3 16 (5.25%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (5.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (4.92%) CCNA
5 12 (3.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (3.61%) Degree
7 9 (2.95%) DV Cleared
8 7 (2.30%) HNC
9 5 (1.64%) CCNP
9 5 (1.64%) ISEB
9 5 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.31%) MCDST
10 4 (1.31%) MCSE
11 3 (0.98%) CISM
11 3 (0.98%) CISMP
11 3 (0.98%) CISSP
11 3 (0.98%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.66%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.57%) SLA
2 7 (2.30%) PMO
3 3 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.98%) GDPR
3 3 (0.98%) QA
4 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.33%) GMP
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 66 (21.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.97%) PowerHA
4 5 (1.64%) KVM
4 5 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (1.64%) Xen
5 4 (1.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (0.98%) Firmware
6 3 (0.98%) vSphere
7 2 (0.66%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.66%) XenApp
8 1 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.33%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (6.23%) SCCM
2 7 (2.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (0.66%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.66%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.33%) Nagios
4 1 (0.33%) SCOM
4 1 (0.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 72 (23.61%) Microsoft
2 32 (10.49%) Cisco
3 24 (7.87%) HP
4 17 (5.57%) Citrix
5 16 (5.25%) Oracle
6 10 (3.28%) VMware
7 7 (2.30%) SAP
7 7 (2.30%) Veritas
8 6 (1.97%) Apple
8 6 (1.97%) Aruba
8 6 (1.97%) IBM
8 6 (1.97%) Juniper
9 5 (1.64%) Fujitsu
9 5 (1.64%) Sun
10 4 (1.31%) Dell
10 4 (1.31%) EMC
10 4 (1.31%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (0.98%) McAfee
11 3 (0.98%) Mitel
11 3 (0.98%) Red Hat