The first table below looks at the demand for LabVIEW skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LabVIEW over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cambridge region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NI LabVIEW
Rank 41 42 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing LabVIEW 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.55% 0.78% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.17% 10.00% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate - £275 £255
% change year-on-year
- +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 £38.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.25 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+4.69% +4.19%
Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
48 30 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.15% 7.77% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 17 36
Average daily rate £375 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £264 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £395 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 8
Average hourly rate £38.50 £38.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £28.10 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £56.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
LabVIEW
Cambridgeshire

LabVIEW
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LabVIEW across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

LabVIEW Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

LabVIEW
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LabVIEW across the Cambridge region.

LabVIEW Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

LabVIEW
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LabVIEW across the Cambridge region.

LabVIEW Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

LabVIEW
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing LabVIEW also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LabVIEW.

1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) STL
2 2 (66.67%) Qt
2 2 (66.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (66.67%) GoogleTest
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5 Canvas
3 1 (33.33%) SciPy
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V

LabVIEW
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing LabVIEW also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LabVIEW. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) GoogleTest
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Programmer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Programmer
2 2 (66.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) STL
1 2 (66.67%) Qt
1 2 (66.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5 Canvas
2 1 (33.33%) SciPy
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google