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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LabVIEW over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NI LabVIEW
Rank 236 257 241
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Contract jobs citing LabVIEW 10 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.063% 0.023%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.82% 0.50% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £368 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £34.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £35.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+16.19% +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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1220 1206 944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.25% 12.64% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 751 669 526
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 38 34
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.83 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.06 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

LabVIEW
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LabVIEW across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LabVIEW across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

LabVIEW Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LabVIEW within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 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
Berkshire - 7 £368 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Hampshire +5 1 - -
LabVIEW
England

LabVIEW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
1 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
1 5 (29.41%) Electronics
2 4 (23.53%) MATLAB
2 4 (23.53%) C++
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 4 (23.53%) Smart Meter
3 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
3 3 (17.65%) ZigBee
3 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
3 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 2 (11.76%) RAD
4 2 (11.76%) ISEB
4 2 (11.76%) Embarcadero
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Physics
4 2 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
4 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) TortoiseSVN

LabVIEW
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) ZigBee
2 1 (5.88%) 4G
2 1 (5.88%) LTE
2 1 (5.88%) WiMAX
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) TortoiseSVN
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (29.41%) Electronics
2 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Test Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Control Systems Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Development Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Smart Metering Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Software Design Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Testing Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Testing Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Smart Meter
2 2 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (11.76%) Physics
3 1 (5.88%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
1 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
3 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.76%) RAD
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C++
1 4 (23.53%) MATLAB
2 2 (11.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) ISEB
3 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Embarcadero
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft