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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NI LabVIEW
Rank 260 235 212
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -23
Contract jobs citing LabVIEW 6 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.061% 0.034% 0.078%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.49% 0.31% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £285
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Average hourly rate £34.00 £45.00 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +29.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £45.00 £31.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £45.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £15.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+136.66% -60.00%
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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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1234 967 810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.59% 10.92% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 557 437
Average daily rate £365 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 32 46
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £37.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

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
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 27 February 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
East Sussex - 1 £320 -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
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England

LabVIEW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Validation
3 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) XSLT
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Subversion
3 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) Trac
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (25.00%) Electronics
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) QA
6 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
6 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing

LabVIEW
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (50.00%) Trac
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Validation Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) RF Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) RF Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Validation
3 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft