The table below looks at the statistics for LabVIEW skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LabVIEW over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NI LabVIEW
Rank 138 122 118
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Contract jobs citing LabVIEW 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.063% 0.082% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.43% 0.75% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £318
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £25.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+44.00% -33.33%
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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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
470 267 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.73% 10.89% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 171 176
Average daily rate £400 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 23
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £31.62 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

LabVIEW
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

LabVIEW Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

LabVIEW
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

LabVIEW Daily Rate Trend in the South West

LabVIEW
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

LabVIEW Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

LabVIEW
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Dorset - 2 - - 1
Bristol - - - -
LabVIEW
England

LabVIEW
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Avionics
2 1 (50.00%) DO-178B
2 1 (50.00%) CAN bus
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) C

LabVIEW
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CAN bus
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) DO-178B