The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NI LabVIEW
Rank 122 117 124
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing LabVIEW 3 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.24% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.91% 1.74% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +166.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +136.66%
LabVIEW
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
328 344 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.79% 13.72% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 202 153
Average daily rate £413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 21 28
Average hourly rate £49.50 £36.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.58 £32.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £41.50 £38.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.85 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.10% -1.33%

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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +6 2 - - 2
Essex - 1 - -
LabVIEW
England

LabVIEW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 13 (92.86%) Electronics
2 7 (50.00%) Validation
2 7 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 7 (50.00%) C++
2 7 (50.00%) C
2 7 (50.00%) Python
2 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (50.00%) IEC 61508
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) Embedded C++
4 4 (28.57%) Firmware
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) Embedded C
5 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) VC++
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 2 (14.29%) HNC
6 2 (14.29%) HND
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.14%) LAN
7 1 (7.14%) WAN
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) TDD
7 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
7 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
7 1 (7.14%) Test Automation

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (92.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Electronics Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Hardware Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Design Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Validation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Verification Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 7 (50.00%) Validation
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C
1 7 (50.00%) C++
1 7 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded C++
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) VC++
5 1 (7.14%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) HNC
2 2 (14.29%) HND
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) IEC 61508
1 7 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Firmware