The table below looks at the statistics for LabVIEW skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LabVIEW over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NI LabVIEW
Rank - 161 -
Contract jobs citing LabVIEW 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.024% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £333 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.68% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -
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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 North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
474 636 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 14.76% 15.19% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 356 253
Median daily rate £400 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 28 14
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £25.00 £27.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £37.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

LabVIEW
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing LabVIEW as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

LabVIEW Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

LabVIEW
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

LabVIEW Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

LabVIEW
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LabVIEW also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for LabVIEW.

1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) RS-422
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) CAD
2 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) C

LabVIEW
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) RS-422
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) CAD
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared