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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 3 July 2022 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
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 625 580 285
Rank change year-on-year -45 -295 +209
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 241 159 363
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.24% 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 0.79% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 113 121
10th Percentile £144 £115 £109
25th Percentile £156 £150 £123
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £190 £225 £168
Median % change year-on-year -15.56% +34.33% -4.29%
75th Percentile £408 £350 £250
90th Percentile £525 £454 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £200 £165
% change year-on-year -5.00% +21.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 24 33
10th Percentile £12.45 £11.25 £11.07
25th Percentile £15.34 £12.56 £13.49
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £15.76
Median % change year-on-year +4.48% +6.28% +0.51%
75th Percentile £19.50 £19.63 £18.02
90th Percentile £20.00 £20.45 £21.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £15.76
% change year-on-year +2.94% +7.87% -

Driving Licence is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 28,286 20,142 12,721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.79% 30.36% 30.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 19,940 13,671 8,363
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
25th Percentile £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £488
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +2.63%
75th Percentile £665 £606 £600
90th Percentile £775 £700 £713
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £436 £433
% change year-on-year +11.81% +0.77% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 677 696 481
10th Percentile £14.50 £12.00 £12.61
25th Percentile £17.50 £15.50 £16.67
Median hourly rate £26.50 £25.00 £24.71
Median % change year-on-year +6.00% +1.17% +18.48%
75th Percentile £51.45 £47.71 £46.50
90th Percentile £66.00 £60.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.82 £20.98
% change year-on-year -1.47% +4.03% +11.87%

Driving Licence
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Driving Licence in the UK

Driving Licence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Driving Licence.

Daily rate trend for Driving Licence in the UK

Driving Licence
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Driving Licence over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Driving Licence in the UK

Driving Licence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Driving Licence.

Hourly rate trend for Driving Licence in the UK

Driving Licence
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Driving Licence over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Driving Licence in the UK

Driving Licence
Top 17 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 3 July 2022. 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
Jobs
UK excluding London +13 191 £190 -5.00% 369
England -32 189 £190 -7.32% 383
South East +2 51 £190 -10.59% 88
North of England -38 43 £170 -35.24% 88
Work from Home -86 39 £475 +86.27% 77
Scotland -12 27 £150 -49.58% 14
Midlands -18 26 £375 +87.50% 86
North West -23 25 £173 -40.52% 39
London -93 21 £228 -13.33% 36
East of England -16 19 £210 +27.27% 29
West Midlands -21 18 £438 +50.86% 47
South West -4 16 £173 +15.00% 55
Yorkshire -36 15 £170 -35.24% 44
Wales -3 8 £186 +24.17% 7
East Midlands -6 8 £149 -40.50% 38
North East -8 3 £150 +11.11% 5
Northern Ireland +2 2 - - 2

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, 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 90 (37.34%) Windows
2 88 (36.51%) Microsoft
3 63 (26.14%) Microsoft 365
4 58 (24.07%) Social Skills
4 58 (24.07%) Active Directory
5 55 (22.82%) Windows 10
6 52 (21.58%) Public Sector
7 41 (17.01%) Security Cleared
8 40 (16.60%) Microsoft Office
9 27 (11.20%) ITIL
9 27 (11.20%) SC Cleared
10 26 (10.79%) Problem-Solving
10 26 (10.79%) Project Management
11 22 (9.13%) WAN
12 20 (8.30%) Telecoms
13 19 (7.88%) VMware
13 19 (7.88%) Cisco
13 19 (7.88%) EPoS
13 19 (7.88%) Data Centre
14 18 (7.47%) Azure
14 18 (7.47%) Service Management
14 18 (7.47%) Firewall
15 17 (7.05%) SLA
15 17 (7.05%) LAN
15 17 (7.05%) Migration
15 17 (7.05%) Asset Management
15 17 (7.05%) Project Delivery
16 16 (6.64%) Agile
16 16 (6.64%) Wireless
17 15 (6.22%) Finance

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 9 (3.73%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.07%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.83%) Apache
3 2 (0.83%) ArcGIS
3 2 (0.83%) IIS
3 2 (0.83%) NetWeaver
3 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.41%) Confluence
4 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 40 (16.60%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.32%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.49%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.66%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.41%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.83%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.83%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 63 (26.14%) Microsoft 365
2 18 (7.47%) Azure
3 3 (1.24%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.83%) AWS
4 2 (0.83%) Boomi
4 2 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.83%) GCP
4 2 (0.83%) IaaS
4 2 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.41%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (0.41%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.41%) Power Platform
5 1 (0.41%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.13%) WAN
2 18 (7.47%) Firewall
3 17 (7.05%) LAN
4 16 (6.64%) Wireless
5 15 (6.22%) DNS
6 11 (4.56%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (4.15%) Internet
8 9 (3.73%) TCP/IP
9 8 (3.32%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (2.90%) BGP
10 7 (2.90%) OSPF
10 7 (2.90%) VPN
11 5 (2.07%) Cisco Wireless
12 4 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.66%) DMVPN
12 4 (1.66%) LTE
12 4 (1.66%) NetScaler
12 4 (1.66%) Network Security
12 4 (1.66%) NX-OS
12 4 (1.66%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.83%) GIS
3 1 (0.41%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.24%) JIRA
3 2 (0.83%) NWDS
General
1 58 (24.07%) Social Skills
2 52 (21.58%) Public Sector
3 20 (8.30%) Telecoms
4 15 (6.22%) Finance
5 14 (5.81%) Law
6 13 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (4.15%) Local Government
7 10 (4.15%) Organisational Skills
7 10 (4.15%) Police
8 5 (2.07%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.66%) Back Office
9 4 (1.66%) Legal
9 4 (1.66%) Retail
10 3 (1.24%) Documentation Skills
11 2 (0.83%) Games
12 1 (0.41%) Automotive
12 1 (0.41%) Banking
12 1 (0.41%) Influencing Skills
12 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.41%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 33 (13.69%) Analyst
1 33 (13.69%) Support Engineer
2 30 (12.45%) Desktop Engineer
3 27 (11.20%) Field Engineer
4 24 (9.96%) IT Support
5 22 (9.13%) IT Engineer
5 22 (9.13%) Support Analyst
6 20 (8.30%) Rollout Engineer
7 19 (7.88%) Project Manager
8 18 (7.47%) 2nd Line Support
8 18 (7.47%) Desktop Support
9 16 (6.64%) EPoS Engineer
10 14 (5.81%) Network Engineer
11 12 (4.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 12 (4.98%) IT Analyst
11 12 (4.98%) Mobile Engineer
12 11 (4.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 11 (4.56%) IT Support Engineer
13 10 (4.15%) IT Support Analyst
14 9 (3.73%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.66%) Middleware
2 3 (1.24%) Leaflet
3 2 (0.83%) COM
3 2 (0.83%) IDoc
3 2 (0.83%) LDAP
3 2 (0.83%) SAP ALE
3 2 (0.83%) SAP PI
3 2 (0.83%) XML
3 2 (0.83%) XML Schema
4 1 (0.41%) .NET
4 1 (0.41%) CSS
4 1 (0.41%) HTML
4 1 (0.41%) KML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.88%) Data Centre
1 19 (7.88%) EPoS
2 9 (3.73%) Cybercrime
3 8 (3.32%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.90%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.49%) Life Science
5 6 (2.49%) NHS
6 4 (1.66%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.83%) Clustering
7 2 (0.83%) Device Driver
7 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.83%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.83%) iPhone
7 2 (0.83%) Legacy Systems
7 2 (0.83%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.83%) Renewable Energy
7 2 (0.83%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.41%) CCTV
8 1 (0.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 90 (37.34%) Windows
2 55 (22.82%) Windows 10
3 15 (6.22%) Windows Server
4 10 (4.15%) Windows 8
4 10 (4.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (3.73%) Android
5 9 (3.73%) Windows Server 2016
6 8 (3.32%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.90%) Mac OS
7 7 (2.90%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (0.83%) Linux
9 2 (0.83%) Unix
9 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (11.20%) ITIL
2 26 (10.79%) Problem-Solving
2 26 (10.79%) Project Management
3 18 (7.47%) Service Management
4 17 (7.05%) Asset Management
4 17 (7.05%) Migration
4 17 (7.05%) Project Delivery
5 16 (6.64%) Agile
6 15 (6.22%) PRINCE2
7 12 (4.98%) Knowledge Transfer
7 12 (4.98%) Software Asset Management
8 11 (4.56%) Customer Requirements
8 11 (4.56%) Waterfall
9 10 (4.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (3.73%) ERP
11 8 (3.32%) Inventory Management
11 8 (3.32%) Risk Management
12 7 (2.90%) Decision-Making
12 7 (2.90%) Presales
12 7 (2.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.24%) PowerShell
1 3 (1.24%) SQL
2 2 (0.83%) ABAP
2 2 (0.83%) Java
2 2 (0.83%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.41%) C#
3 1 (0.41%) Python
3 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (17.01%) Security Cleared
2 27 (11.20%) SC Cleared
3 15 (6.22%) Degree
4 11 (4.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (4.15%) MCP
5 10 (4.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (3.73%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (3.73%) DV Cleared
7 7 (2.90%) CCNA
7 7 (2.90%) HND
7 7 (2.90%) ISEB
8 6 (2.49%) CCNP
8 6 (2.49%) MCSE
9 4 (1.66%) DBS Check
9 4 (1.66%) MCSA
10 3 (1.24%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (1.24%) CAPM
10 3 (1.24%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.83%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.05%) SLA
2 2 (0.83%) COSHH
2 2 (0.83%) GDPR
2 2 (0.83%) GMP
2 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.83%) PMO
2 2 (0.83%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.41%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 17025
3 1 (0.41%) ISO17020
3 1 (0.41%) NEBOSH
3 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (24.07%) Active Directory
2 13 (5.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.83%) NFS
4 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.41%) KVM
4 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (3.73%) Microsoft Intune
2 8 (3.32%) SCCM
3 6 (2.49%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.83%) MOM
4 2 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.83%) WSUS
5 1 (0.41%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.41%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.41%) Nessus
5 1 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 88 (36.51%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.88%) Cisco
2 19 (7.88%) VMware
3 14 (5.81%) Citrix
4 9 (3.73%) Snow
5 8 (3.32%) Dell
6 5 (2.07%) F5
6 5 (2.07%) Fujitsu
6 5 (2.07%) Juniper
6 5 (2.07%) Palo Alto
6 5 (2.07%) Remedy
7 4 (1.66%) Aruba
7 4 (1.66%) Ericsson
7 4 (1.66%) Fortinet
7 4 (1.66%) HP
7 4 (1.66%) Meraki
7 4 (1.66%) Riverbed
8 3 (1.24%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.24%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.24%) Oracle