The table below looks at the statistics for LabVIEW skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LabVIEW over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NI LabVIEW
Rank 264 265 245
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Contract jobs citing LabVIEW 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.045% 0.010% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.29% 0.081% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 - £331
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £42.25 £34.57 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.23% -1.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £34.57 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+30.18% -1.24%
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1365 1227 979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.35% 12.86% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 754 537
Median daily rate £410 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 24 32
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% -12.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £13.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.43 £47.50 £56.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

LabVIEW
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

LabVIEW Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LabVIEW
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

LabVIEW Daily Rate Trend in the South East

LabVIEW
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

LabVIEW Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

LabVIEW
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LabVIEW within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +11 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
LabVIEW
England

LabVIEW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 South East region with a requirement for LabVIEW.

1 7 (46.67%) Smart Meter
2 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (33.33%) JIRA
2 5 (33.33%) ZigBee
3 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) MS Office
4 3 (20.00%) Unix
4 3 (20.00%) C
4 3 (20.00%) C++
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Electronics
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (20.00%) V-Model
4 3 (20.00%) Smart Energy
4 3 (20.00%) Case Management
4 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (20.00%) VLAN
4 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) Release Management
5 2 (13.33%) System Testing

LabVIEW
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) ZigBee
2 3 (20.00%) VLAN
3 2 (13.33%) RS-232
4 1 (6.67%) GPRS
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) RS-485
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Smart Metering Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Control Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) PCB Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Smart Meter
2 3 (20.00%) Smart Energy
3 2 (13.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (20.00%) Case Management
3 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (20.00%) V-Model
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Defect Management
4 2 (13.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Release Management
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (13.33%) System Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) Data Acquisition
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (6.67%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C
1 3 (20.00%) C++
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
2 2 (13.33%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft