The first table below looks at the demand for LabVIEW skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LabVIEW over the 3 months to 1 August 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 East of England 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NI LabVIEW
Rank 128 119 122
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing LabVIEW 9 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.084% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.03% 0.78% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£338 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £344
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 £31.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.00 £30.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.15 £31.00 £45.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -17.24%
Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
444 256 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.51% 10.77% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 115 142
Average daily rate £350 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 42
Average hourly rate £37.78 £33.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.46% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.87 £22.66 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -0.66%
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LabVIEW
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

LabVIEW Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

LabVIEW
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

LabVIEW Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

LabVIEW
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

LabVIEW Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

LabVIEW
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LabVIEW within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -4 7 £338 - 3
Suffolk - 1 £338 - 1
Essex - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
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England

LabVIEW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 4 (30.77%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) UML
3 3 (23.08%) MATLAB
3 3 (23.08%) STL
3 3 (23.08%) Google
3 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 3 (23.08%) Validation
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
3 3 (23.08%) Qt
3 3 (23.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (23.08%) GoogleTest
4 2 (15.38%) Black-Box Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) WinForms
4 2 (15.38%) Electronics
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) GPRS
5 1 (7.69%) ISO 9000
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) CAD
5 1 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) HOOD

LabVIEW
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) GPRS
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) GoogleTest
General
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Test Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Programmer
3 3 (23.08%) C++ Programmer
3 3 (23.08%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) STL
1 3 (23.08%) Qt
1 3 (23.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (15.38%) WinForms
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 3 (23.08%) UML
3 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Validation
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 2 (15.38%) Black-Box Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) CAD
5 1 (7.69%) HOOD
5 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) MATLAB
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) DevExpress
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Real Staffing
Rate: £25 - £35 per hour + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago