Period
to 23 April 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Driving Licence in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Driving Licence over the 6 months to 23 April 2019 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 163 143 154
Rank change year-on-year -20 +11 +5
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 32 35 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.65% 0.73% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.29% 2.38% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 25
West Midlands median daily rate £140 £135 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50% -31.43%
10th Percentile £100 £100 £115
90th Percentile £430 £338 £455
England median daily rate £160 £175 £225
% change year-on-year -8.57% -22.22% -13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 8
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.28 £18.00 £11.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +58.87% -16.07%
England median hourly rate £16.22 £15.00 £11.33
% change year-on-year +8.10% +32.39% -29.63%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,395 1,470 1,274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.51% 30.79% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 821 920 787
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £225 £213
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 73 70
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.28 £19.00 £21.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.05% -11.48% +35.64%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.33
90th Percentile £47.50 £38.75 £40.25
England median hourly rate £21.69 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.88% -2.38%

Driving Licence
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Driving Licence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Driving Licence in the West Midlands

Driving Licence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Driving Licence in the West Midlands

Driving Licence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Driving Licence in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Driving Licence in the West Midlands

Driving Licence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Driving Licence in the West Midlands

Driving Licence
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 April 2019. 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
Birmingham +10 11 £140 -0.07% 11
Warwickshire +7 5 £325 +293.94% 2
Staffordshire +5 4 - - 2
Coventry -11 4 £325 +225.00% 1
Worcestershire -14 4 £225 -47.06% 4
Solihull - 1 - - 1
Driving Licence
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Driving Licence.

1 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows 10
3 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 4 (12.50%) EPoS
5 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
6 3 (9.38%) Office 365
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.38%) Degree
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (9.38%) Ethernet
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.25%) Unix
7 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (6.25%) HND
7 2 (6.25%) SQL
7 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
7 2 (6.25%) Linux
7 2 (6.25%) PRINCE
7 2 (6.25%) EMC
7 2 (6.25%) PMP
7 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
7 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development

Driving Licence
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) WinCC
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (3.13%) Back Office
1 1 (3.13%) Publishing
1 1 (3.13%) Retail
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Deployment Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) IT Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Field Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) EPoS Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Break Fix Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Field Hardware Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Field Service Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) IT Support
5 2 (6.25%) IT Technician
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL Service Manager
5 2 (6.25%) PLC Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) PLC SCADA Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) SCADA Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Service Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) EPoS
2 2 (6.25%) SCADA
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) NHS
3 1 (3.13%) PKI
3 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows 10
3 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.25%) Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Unix
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.38%) Change Management
1 3 (9.38%) ITIL
1 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
1 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
2 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (6.25%) Break/Fix
2 2 (6.25%) Decision-Making
2 2 (6.25%) Due Diligence
2 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
2 2 (6.25%) Migration
2 2 (6.25%) PRINCE
2 2 (6.25%) Service Design
2 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (6.25%) Time Management
2 2 (6.25%) Workshop Facilitation
3 1 (3.13%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (3.13%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (3.13%) Security Testing
3 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
3 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) HND
3 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.25%) PMP
4 1 (3.13%) CREST Certified
4 1 (3.13%) GIAC
4 1 (3.13%) GPEN
4 1 (3.13%) HNC
4 1 (3.13%) OSCP
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) NEBOSH
1 1 (3.13%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) EMC
2 2 (6.25%) F5
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) CyberArk
3 1 (3.13%) Rockwell
3 1 (3.13%) Virgin Media
3 1 (3.13%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Wonderware