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 3 months to 30 May 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.

Drivers' Licence
UK
3 months to
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 441 480 411
Rank change year-on-year +39 -69  
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 157 178 229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.33% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.06% 1.00% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 101 115
Median daily rate £164 £281 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.62% +27.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £120 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £400 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £163 £300 £215
% change year-on-year -45.83% +39.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 19 53
Median hourly rate £13.87 £14.40 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.68% -4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.09 £12.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £26.60 £18.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.20 £14.40 £15.00
% change year-on-year -1.38% -4.00%  

Driving Licence 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14766 17757 17610
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.97% 33.09% 31.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9599 11639 10919
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 454 554 681
Median hourly rate £27.00 £23.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.39% +24.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +30.08% +21.82%  

Driving Licence
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Driving Licence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 30 May 2017.

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 3 months to 30 May 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Driving Licence in the UK

Driving Licence
Top 30 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 3 months to 30 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +42 139 £164 -42.84% 108
South East +7 50 £238 -27.14% 24
London +2 17 £180 -24.21% 13
East of England -9 16 £128 -42.04% 14
Hampshire +2 14 £460 +41.53% 4
North West +26 13 £350 +55.55% 16
Yorkshire +23 13 £475 +52.00% 13
Scotland +46 12 £425 +139.43% 2
East Midlands 0 12 £128 -46.87% 5
Oxfordshire +10 10 £150 -62.50% 5
West Midlands +27 9 £115 -64.61% 11
Edinburgh +23 8 - - 1
South West +4 8 £145 -61.33% 8
Surrey -4 8 £205 -46.40%
West Yorkshire +23 7 £475 +52.00% 6
Cheshire +32 6 £350 +75.00% 2
Berkshire +14 6 £200 -42.85% 5
Southampton +8 6 £475 +18.75% 1
Warrington +35 5 - -
Leeds +25 5 £475 +52.00% 5
Devon +5 5 £145 -
Exeter +3 5 £145 -
Buckinghamshire -9 5 £165 -56.00% 5
Suffolk +19 4 £125 +4.16%
Manchester +13 4 £375 +15.38% 14
Nottinghamshire +10 4 £145 +93.33% 1
Nottingham +7 4 £145 +93.33% 1
Cambridgeshire +6 4 £120 -25.00% 4
Milton Keynes -9 4 £178 -52.66% 3
Bicester - 4 - -

For the 6 months to 30 May 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Driving Licence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Driving Licence.

1 101 (25.51%) Telecoms
2 99 (25.00%) Windows
3 88 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 49 (12.37%) Microsoft Office
5 48 (12.12%) Cisco
6 42 (10.61%) ITIL
7 38 (9.60%) Migration
8 37 (9.34%) Active Directory
8 37 (9.34%) Security Cleared
8 37 (9.34%) Data Centre
9 35 (8.84%) Windows 7
10 29 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
10 29 (7.32%) SC Cleared
10 29 (7.32%) Degree
11 26 (6.57%) WAN
12 25 (6.31%) CCNA
12 25 (6.31%) Project Management
13 24 (6.06%) LAN
14 23 (5.81%) PRINCE2
14 23 (5.81%) SQL
14 23 (5.81%) Oracle
14 23 (5.81%) Firewall
15 21 (5.30%) JavaScript
15 21 (5.30%) Broadband
16 20 (5.05%) Linux
16 20 (5.05%) Java
17 19 (4.80%) HP
17 19 (4.80%) Change Management
17 19 (4.80%) VMware
18 18 (4.55%) DNS

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 11 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 11 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.52%) Confluence
3 5 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.26%) IIS
4 4 (1.01%) ArcGIS
4 4 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (0.76%) JBoss
5 3 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.51%) Apache
6 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.51%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.25%) CMS
7 1 (0.25%) Drupal
7 1 (0.25%) GroupWise
7 1 (0.25%) Kentico
7 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 49 (12.37%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (2.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.25%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.76%) ResourceLink
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.51%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.51%) SAP MM
2 2 (0.51%) SAP QM
2 2 (0.51%) SAP WM
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.25%) Maximo
3 1 (0.25%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.54%) Office 365
2 6 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.76%) SaaS
4 2 (0.51%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.57%) WAN
2 24 (6.06%) LAN
3 23 (5.81%) Firewall
4 21 (5.30%) Broadband
5 18 (4.55%) DNS
6 14 (3.54%) VoIP
7 12 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (3.03%) Network Security
7 12 (3.03%) VPN
7 12 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (2.78%) TCP/IP
8 11 (2.78%) Wireless
9 9 (2.27%) DHCP
9 9 (2.27%) Structured Cabling
10 8 (2.02%) ATM
10 8 (2.02%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (2.02%) Internet
11 6 (1.52%) Ethernet
11 6 (1.52%) MPLS
11 6 (1.52%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.54%) Oracle Database
2 12 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.77%) NoSQL
3 7 (1.77%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (1.52%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.26%) GIS
6 4 (1.01%) MS Access
6 4 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.76%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.51%) Geospatial Data
8 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.25%) DTS
9 1 (0.25%) MySQL
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.25%) QGIS
9 1 (0.25%) Spatial Data
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.78%) Selenium
2 8 (2.02%) Cucumber
3 7 (1.77%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.52%) JIRA
4 6 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (1.26%) WebDriver
6 3 (0.76%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.76%) Protractor
6 3 (0.76%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.25%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.25%) Grunt
7 1 (0.25%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.25%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 101 (25.51%) Telecoms
2 17 (4.29%) Finance
3 12 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.27%) Retail
5 6 (1.52%) Marketing
5 6 (1.52%) Military
6 3 (0.76%) German Language
6 3 (0.76%) Italian Language
6 3 (0.76%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.51%) Billing
7 2 (0.51%) Local Government
7 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.25%) Automotive
8 1 (0.25%) Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Electronics
8 1 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (14.39%) Installation Technician
2 53 (13.38%) Analyst
3 33 (8.33%) Field Engineer
4 27 (6.82%) Developer
5 22 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 21 (5.30%) Desktop Support
6 21 (5.30%) Network Engineer
7 18 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
8 17 (4.29%) IT Support
8 17 (4.29%) Telecoms Engineer
9 15 (3.79%) IT Engineer
9 15 (3.79%) Project Manager
10 14 (3.54%) Consultant
11 13 (3.28%) Desktop Engineer
11 13 (3.28%) Printer Engineer
12 12 (3.03%) Service Analyst
13 11 (2.78%) Field Hardware Engineer
13 11 (2.78%) Hardware Engineer
13 11 (2.78%) Service Desk Analyst
13 11 (2.78%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.28%) .NET
2 10 (2.53%) HTML
2 10 (2.53%) Spring
3 9 (2.27%) CSS
4 8 (2.02%) HTML5
5 6 (1.52%) ASP.NET
5 6 (1.52%) Django
5 6 (1.52%) JSON
5 6 (1.52%) Play Framework
5 6 (1.52%) RESTful
6 5 (1.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (1.26%) jQuery
6 5 (1.26%) XML
7 4 (1.01%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.76%) EJB
8 3 (0.76%) JDBC
8 3 (0.76%) JSP
8 3 (0.76%) REST
8 3 (0.76%) Struts
8 3 (0.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.34%) Data Centre
2 17 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.77%) EPoS
5 7 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (1.52%) NHS
7 5 (1.26%) IVR
8 4 (1.01%) EMC VNX
8 4 (1.01%) Smart Meter
8 4 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.01%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.76%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.76%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.51%) User Experience
11 1 (0.25%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.25%) HTC Vive
11 1 (0.25%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 99 (25.00%) Windows
2 35 (8.84%) Windows 7
3 20 (5.05%) Linux
4 16 (4.04%) Windows Server
5 13 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (2.53%) Windows XP
7 9 (2.27%) Windows 8
7 9 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (2.02%) Windows 10
9 6 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.01%) Unix
11 2 (0.51%) AIX
11 2 (0.51%) Android
12 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.25%) Solaris
12 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (10.61%) ITIL
2 38 (9.60%) Migration
3 25 (6.31%) Project Management
4 23 (5.81%) PRINCE2
5 19 (4.80%) Change Management
6 12 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (2.53%) Mentoring
7 10 (2.53%) Time Management
7 10 (2.53%) Workflow
8 9 (2.27%) ITIL V3
9 8 (2.02%) Incident Management
10 7 (1.77%) Asset Management
10 7 (1.77%) Break/Fix
10 7 (1.77%) Coaching
10 7 (1.77%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (1.77%) Open Source
10 7 (1.77%) Risk Management
10 7 (1.77%) Service Management
10 7 (1.77%) Test Automation
11 6 (1.52%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (5.81%) SQL
2 21 (5.30%) JavaScript
3 20 (5.05%) Java
4 12 (3.03%) C#
5 10 (2.53%) Python
6 7 (1.77%) PL/SQL
7 6 (1.52%) Ruby
7 6 (1.52%) Scala
8 4 (1.01%) C
8 4 (1.01%) VB
9 3 (0.76%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.51%) ABAP
10 2 (0.51%) Perl
11 1 (0.25%) PHP
11 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (9.34%) Security Cleared
2 29 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (7.32%) Degree
2 29 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 25 (6.31%) CCNA
4 14 (3.54%) CCNP
5 9 (2.27%) DBS Check
6 8 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (1.26%) CCDP
8 5 (1.26%) CISSP
8 5 (1.26%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.26%) HNC
9 4 (1.01%) A+ Certification
9 4 (1.01%) BC Cleared
9 4 (1.01%) CIPD
9 4 (1.01%) GCIH
9 4 (1.01%) GIAC
9 4 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.78%) PCI DSS
2 9 (2.27%) SLA
3 8 (2.02%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.76%) ISO 22301
4 3 (0.76%) QA
5 2 (0.51%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.25%) PMO
6 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (9.34%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.26%) vSphere
4 2 (0.51%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.25%) Docker
5 1 (0.25%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (3.03%) SCCM
2 11 (2.78%) Puppet
3 8 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.51%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (0.51%) WSUS
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 88 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 48 (12.12%) Cisco
3 23 (5.81%) Oracle
4 19 (4.80%) HP
4 19 (4.80%) VMware
5 11 (2.78%) SAP
6 9 (2.27%) Remedy
7 8 (2.02%) Dell
8 7 (1.77%) Citrix
9 6 (1.52%) F5
9 6 (1.52%) Huawei
10 5 (1.26%) Apple
10 5 (1.26%) Avaya
10 5 (1.26%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.01%) BT
11 4 (1.01%) EMC
11 4 (1.01%) ESRI
11 4 (1.01%) Nortel
11 4 (1.01%) Virgin Media
11 4 (1.01%) Xerox
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