Period
to 4 December 2020

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 4 December 2020 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
4 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 90 120 171
Rank change year-on-year +30 +51 -12
Contract jobs citing Driving Licence 18 50 36
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.14% 1.32% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.13% 4.60% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 28 20
Median daily rate £135 £178 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.94% +1.43% +75.00%
10th Percentile £100 £120 £100
90th Percentile £202 £370 £525
England median daily rate £133 £160 £165
% change year-on-year -16.71% -3.03% +32.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 8
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -10.00% +30.31%
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.00 £13.35
90th Percentile £17.90 £16.83 £24.80
England median hourly rate £15.15 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.33% - +13.11%

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 436 1,088 1,418
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 27.53% 28.79% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 655 842
Median daily rate £381 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.35% +3.66% +5.81%
10th Percentile £155 £210 £256
90th Percentile £575 £586 £550
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 58 85
Median hourly rate £25.17 £16.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.86% +1.56% -15.79%
10th Percentile £14.48 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.13 £38.27 £28.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +50.54% +16.25% -

Driving Licence
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Driving Licence as a proportion 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

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

Daily rate trend for Driving Licence in the West Midlands

Driving Licence
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Driving Licence in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 4 December 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Driving Licence in the West Midlands

Driving Licence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 4 December 2020. 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
Warwickshire -12 7 £125 -10.71%
Birmingham +45 5 £117 -22.24% 15
Staffordshire +9 2 - - 4
Coventry +37 1 - - 4
Shropshire - 1 £160 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £160 - 3
Driving Licence
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2020, 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 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows 10
3 6 (33.33%) Office 365
3 6 (33.33%) Migration
4 5 (27.78%) Project Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (16.67%) NEBOSH
7 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 2 (11.11%) Fault Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) VMware
7 2 (11.11%) SCADA
7 2 (11.11%) SCCM
7 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.11%) NHS
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (11.11%) C#
7 2 (11.11%) C++
7 2 (11.11%) Java
7 2 (11.11%) VB
8 1 (5.56%) LAN
8 1 (5.56%) WAN
8 1 (5.56%) DHCP
8 1 (5.56%) VPN
8 1 (5.56%) CCNA
8 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
8 1 (5.56%) EPoS

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:

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) IT Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Field Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Technician
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Technician
3 2 (11.11%) IT Support
3 2 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (11.11%) IT Technician
3 2 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) SCADA Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Commissioning Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Deskside Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop Support
4 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop Technician
4 1 (5.56%) SCADA Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) NHS
1 2 (11.11%) SCADA
2 1 (5.56%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows 10
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Project Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C#
1 2 (11.11%) C++
1 2 (11.11%) Java
1 2 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) VMware