Period
to 16 July 2018

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 16 July 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 159 176
Rank change year-on-year 0 +17 -54
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 36 18 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.70% 0.41% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.35% 1.41% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 17
West Midlands median daily rate £183 £133 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.74% -1.85% -42.55%
10th Percentile £100 £115 £96
90th Percentile £356 £425 £406
England median daily rate £210 £200 £250
% change year-on-year +5.00% -20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 16
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £14.03 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.30% +3.93% -12.45%
10th Percentile £15.70 £12.10 £11.72
90th Percentile £47.50 £19.70 £18.50
England median hourly rate £15.56 £13.86 £14.34
% change year-on-year +12.28% -3.35% -3.92%

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 1,531 1,274 1,596
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.72% 29.04% 26.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 906 772 969
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £229 £225 £225
90th Percentile £550 £513 £545
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 71 66
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.11 £16.99 £13.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.21% +25.02% -24.50%
10th Percentile £11.21 £10.15 £10.50
90th Percentile £33.75 £41.00 £25.50
England median hourly rate £23.00 £19.68 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.86% -1.59% +11.11%

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 16 July 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Driving Licence in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 16 July 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
Birmingham -7 13 £100 -13.04% 15
Coventry -21 6 £325 +182.61% 8
Staffordshire 0 5 £183 -32.41% 24
Warwickshire +5 3 - - 14
Wolverhampton -6 1 £350 +204.35% 3
Shropshire -25 1 - - 6
Driving Licence
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Driving Licence.

1 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (27.78%) ITIL
3 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (22.22%) HP
4 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
6 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 6 (16.67%) Windows 10
7 5 (13.89%) SCCM
7 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
7 5 (13.89%) Fujitsu
7 5 (13.89%) SLA
7 5 (13.89%) EPoS
8 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
8 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (11.11%) DHCP
8 4 (11.11%) VPN
8 4 (11.11%) DNS
8 4 (11.11%) 802.11
8 4 (11.11%) Project Management
8 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
8 4 (11.11%) 802.1X
8 4 (11.11%) ITIL V3
8 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
8 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (8.33%) Performance Metrics

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 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Q-Pulse
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) G Suite
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
1 1 (2.78%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) 802.11
1 4 (11.11%) DHCP
1 4 (11.11%) DNS
1 4 (11.11%) VPN
2 2 (5.56%) ATM
2 2 (5.56%) Intranet
2 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) Skype
3 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (13.89%) Deployment Engineer
1 5 (13.89%) EPoS Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 3 (8.33%) Developer
3 3 (8.33%) Field Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.56%) ATM Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Coordinator
4 2 (5.56%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) 802.1X
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.89%) EPoS
3 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
3 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 4 (11.11%) Project Management
4 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.33%) Change Management
5 3 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.56%) Break/Fix
6 2 (5.56%) Disk Encryption
7 1 (2.78%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (2.78%) Fault Management
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Transition
7 1 (2.78%) Kaizen
7 1 (2.78%) PQQ
7 1 (2.78%) Runbook
7 1 (2.78%) Supplier Relationship Management
7 1 (2.78%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (8.33%) MCSE
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (5.56%) Degree
4 2 (5.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (2.78%) CCNA
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.78%) IRCA
5 1 (2.78%) ISEB
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.78%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (2.78%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (2.78%) GDPR
3 1 (2.78%) ISO 14001
3 1 (2.78%) ISO 22301
3 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.78%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) HP
3 5 (13.89%) Fujitsu
4 3 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) Apple
5 1 (2.78%) BT
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (2.78%) McAfee
5 1 (2.78%) NCR
5 1 (2.78%) VMware