Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 166 117
Rank change year-on-year +5 -49 +22
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 28 34 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.58% 1.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.03% 2.08% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 31
West Midlands median daily rate £145 £100 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.20% -60.00% -11.78%
10th Percentile £100 £100 £81
90th Percentile £400 £138 £500
England median daily rate £128 £120 £223
% change year-on-year +6.20% -46.04% -25.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 21
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £12.18 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.78% -1.42% -14.83%
10th Percentile £10.85 £11.33 £12.00
90th Percentile £14.57 £14.58 £18.00
England median hourly rate £14.20 £12.58 £13.90
% change year-on-year +12.88% -9.50% -3.47%

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 1381 1635 1395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.46% 27.78% 27.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 998 827
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £394 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.59% +8.62% +3.57%
10th Percentile £216 £213 £205
90th Percentile £530 £541 £518
England median daily rate £450 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.59% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 76 110
West Midlands median hourly rate £21.24 £16.25 £17.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.71% -4.69% -14.75%
10th Percentile £10.42 £11.29 £10.96
90th Percentile £36.50 £44.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £21.30 £20.00 £19.22
% change year-on-year +6.50% +4.06% +9.83%

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 15 December 2017.

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 15 December 2017. 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
Worcestershire +3 8 £100 - 1
Birmingham -5 7 £273 +172.60% 6
Staffordshire +14 6 £100 +21.21% 2
Coventry +15 5 £100 - 1
Warwickshire +5 4 £375 - 1
Wolverhampton 0 2 £150 +50.00%
Shropshire +15 1 £100 -
Dudley - 1 £100 -
Driving Licence
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Driving Licence.

1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) HP
3 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
3 5 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 4 (14.29%) Office 365
4 4 (14.29%) Unix
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco
4 4 (14.29%) LAN
4 4 (14.29%) WAN
5 3 (10.71%) Perl
5 3 (10.71%) SQL
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle
5 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL
5 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
5 3 (10.71%) Validation
5 3 (10.71%) VMware
5 3 (10.71%) TETRA
5 3 (10.71%) MPLS
5 3 (10.71%) Remedy
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
5 3 (10.71%) sed
5 3 (10.71%) Aruba
5 3 (10.71%) TimesTen
5 3 (10.71%) Comptel

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 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.57%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (14.29%) LAN
2 4 (14.29%) WAN
3 3 (10.71%) MPLS
3 3 (10.71%) TETRA
4 1 (3.57%) 3G
4 1 (3.57%) DHCP
4 1 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
4 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.57%) Skype
4 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) TimesTen
General
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Military
3 1 (3.57%) Automotive
3 1 (3.57%) German Language
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Field Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (7.14%) Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) EPoS Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) EPoS Installation Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Field Support Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Installations Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Support Technician
4 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Deskside Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) ICT Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) IT Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Sales Business Development Manager
4 1 (3.57%) SAP Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) EPoS
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.57%) IVR
2 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Unix
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Android
5 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 3 (10.71%) Break/Fix
2 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Proactive Monitoring
2 3 (10.71%) Project Management
2 3 (10.71%) Validation
3 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
3 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.57%) B2B
4 1 (3.57%) Business Development
4 1 (3.57%) Change Management
4 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.57%) ERP
4 1 (3.57%) Information Security
4 1 (3.57%) Logistics
4 1 (3.57%) Migration
4 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) AWK
1 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
1 3 (10.71%) Korn
1 3 (10.71%) Perl
1 3 (10.71%) sed
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) ABAP
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) CISM
3 1 (3.57%) CISMP
3 1 (3.57%) CISSP
3 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.57%) GDPR
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) BitLocker
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) HP
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco
3 3 (10.71%) Aruba
3 3 (10.71%) Comptel
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Remedy
3 3 (10.71%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix
4 2 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) Apple
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) McAfee
5 1 (3.57%) Xerox