Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 162 178
Rank change year-on-year -10 +16 -64
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 35 30 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.67% 0.61% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.39% 2.11% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 31
West Midlands median daily rate £175 £145 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.52% +45.20% -60.00%
England median daily rate £168 £126 £120
% change year-on-year +32.67% +5.21% -46.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 17
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £12.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% +6.78% -1.42%
10th Percentile £13.30 £10.55 £11.33
90th Percentile £21.50 £16.25 £14.58
England median hourly rate £16.00 £14.20 £13.00
% change year-on-year +12.68% +9.23% -6.47%

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 1,462 1,420 1,657
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.14% 28.91% 27.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 869 916 1,008
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £389 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.47% +0.32% +6.90%
10th Percentile £257 £214 £213
90th Percentile £552 £530 £540
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 78 75
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.93 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.38% +17.65% -2.86%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.30 £11.33
90th Percentile £28.25 £35.00 £44.05
England median hourly rate £20.25 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.24% +2.50% +5.26%

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 12 December 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
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 12 December 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 +1 11 £110 -59.65% 29
Staffordshire -10 9 £175 +75.00% 14
Coventry -13 6 £500 +400.00% 5
Warwickshire +10 4 £350 -6.67% 15
Wolverhampton -2 2 £350 +133.33% 3
Walsall - 1 - - 3
Driving Licence
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (14.29%) EPoS
4 5 (14.29%) VoIP
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (11.43%) SCCM
5 4 (11.43%) Windows 10
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
5 4 (11.43%) Break/Fix
5 4 (11.43%) SQL
5 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.57%) BT
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
6 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
6 3 (8.57%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (8.57%) Workshop Facilitation
6 3 (8.57%) Energy Management
6 3 (8.57%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
7 2 (5.71%) G Suite
7 2 (5.71%) Office 365
7 2 (5.71%) Sage 200
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (5.71%) EMC

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 (5.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) G Suite
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (14.29%) VoIP
3 2 (5.71%) BGP
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (5.71%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) MPLS
3 2 (5.71%) TACACS
3 2 (5.71%) WAN
3 2 (5.71%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.86%) Automotive
1 1 (2.86%) Electronics
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Military
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) IT Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) EPoS Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Field Service Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Break Fix Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support
5 3 (8.57%) Network Deployment Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Field Hardware Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) CSS
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) EPoS
2 3 (8.57%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) PKI
3 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows 10
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Unix
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.43%) Break/Fix
1 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (8.57%) Business Transformation
2 3 (8.57%) Energy Management
2 3 (8.57%) ITIL
2 3 (8.57%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
2 3 (8.57%) Workshop Facilitation
3 2 (5.71%) Migration
4 1 (2.86%) Change Management
4 1 (2.86%) Data Security
4 1 (2.86%) ERP
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.86%) Project Management
4 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.86%) Service Management
4 1 (2.86%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) CCNP
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) GDPR
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) BT
3 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco
3 2 (5.71%) EMC
3 2 (5.71%) Sage
4 1 (2.86%) CyberArk
4 1 (2.86%) F5
4 1 (2.86%) Virgin Media
4 1 (2.86%) VMware