The table below looks at the statistics for LabVIEW skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LabVIEW over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NI LabVIEW
Rank 582 560 513
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -47
Contract jobs citing LabVIEW 8 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.017% 0.037%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.13% 0.13% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £338 £275
% change year-on-year
- +22.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
Average hourly rate £36.03 £39.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.60% +24.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.57 £36.05 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £39.50 £36.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.03 £39.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +24.80%
LabVIEW
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6272 6128 4857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.95% 12.73% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4138 4040 3116
Average daily rate £400 £388 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 138 146
Average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.68 £31.00 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

LabVIEW
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

LabVIEW Jobs Demand Trend in England

LabVIEW
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

LabVIEW Daily Rate Trend in England

LabVIEW
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

LabVIEW Hourly Rate Trend in England

LabVIEW
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
South East - 7 - - 2
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UK

LabVIEW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
2 7 (33.33%) Validation
3 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 6 (28.57%) Python
3 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 5 (23.81%) Electronics
4 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Subversion
5 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
5 4 (19.05%) Degree
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 4 (19.05%) Regression Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) XSLT
5 4 (19.05%) Windows
5 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (19.05%) MS Office
5 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
5 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
5 4 (19.05%) Trac
5 4 (19.05%) SDLC
6 3 (14.29%) 3G
6 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 3 (14.29%) ZigBee
6 3 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (14.29%) 2G
7 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing

LabVIEW
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
3 3 (14.29%) 3G
3 3 (14.29%) ZigBee
3 3 (14.29%) 2G
4 1 (4.76%) 4G
4 1 (4.76%) Bluetooth
4 1 (4.76%) GSM
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) LTE
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
1 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
1 4 (19.05%) Trac
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 5 (23.81%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Avionics
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Software Engineer
2 11 (52.38%) Test Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Validation Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) RF Test Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) RF Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) XSLT
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.76%) CAN bus
2 1 (4.76%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
2 7 (33.33%) Validation
3 6 (28.57%) Software Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (19.05%) Regression Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Test Strategy
5 4 (19.05%) SDLC
6 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 3 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
7 2 (9.52%) Change Control
8 1 (4.76%) RAD
8 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (9.52%) C
2 2 (9.52%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
3 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) ISEB
3 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) DO-178B
1 1 (4.76%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) EMC
3 1 (4.76%) Embarcadero