The table below looks at the statistics for LabVIEW skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LabVIEW over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NI LabVIEW
Rank 632 649 626
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Contract jobs citing LabVIEW 21 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.024% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
Median daily rate £350 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 6
Median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £35.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £39.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8971 8288 7410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.81% 14.29% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6036 5471 4932
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 193 117
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.53 £26.09 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.75 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

LabVIEW
Jobs Demand Trend

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

LabVIEW Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LabVIEW
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LabVIEW within the UK.

LabVIEW Daily Rate Trend in the UK

LabVIEW
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LabVIEW within the UK.

LabVIEW Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

LabVIEW
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LabVIEW within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

LabVIEW Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

LabVIEW
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LabVIEW within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 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
England +20 21 £350 +16.66% 7
South East +23 7 £340 -
East of England +8 6 £350 +16.66% 3
Cambridgeshire - 5 £350 - 2
Hampshire +8 4 £340 -
South West - 4 £375 -
Peterborough - 3 £350 - 2
Devon - 3 £375 -
West Sussex - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £300 -
North West +9 1 - - 2
Suffolk +3 1 - -
Ipswich -1 1 - -
London - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £300 -
Southampton - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £300 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £300 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -

LabVIEW
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 with a requirement for LabVIEW.

1 14 (42.42%) C
2 12 (36.36%) C++
3 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 11 (33.33%) Electronics
4 9 (27.27%) Linux
5 8 (24.24%) Degree
6 7 (21.21%) Windows
7 6 (18.18%) Python
7 6 (18.18%) Smart Meter
8 5 (15.15%) ZigBee
8 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
8 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
9 4 (12.12%) JIRA
9 4 (12.12%) Requirements Management
9 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
9 4 (12.12%) MATLAB
9 4 (12.12%) Unix
9 4 (12.12%) C#
9 4 (12.12%) JTAG
10 3 (9.09%) V-Model
10 3 (9.09%) Stress Testing
10 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
10 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 3 (9.09%) Smart Energy
10 3 (9.09%) RS-422
10 3 (9.09%) Case Management
10 3 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (9.09%) SQL
10 3 (9.09%) MS Office

LabVIEW
Top Related IT Skills 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 (9.09%) MS Office
1 3 (9.09%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) ZigBee
2 3 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 3 (9.09%) RS-422
2 3 (9.09%) VLAN
3 2 (6.06%) Network Security
3 2 (6.06%) RS-232
4 1 (3.03%) GPRS
4 1 (3.03%) GSM
4 1 (3.03%) LAN
4 1 (3.03%) RS-485
4 1 (3.03%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) PVCS
General
1 11 (33.33%) Electronics
2 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.06%) Avionics
4 1 (3.03%) Automotive
4 1 (3.03%) Finance
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Test Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Design Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Hardware Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Electronics Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Embedded Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Systems Test Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Development Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Smart Metering Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Smart Meter
2 3 (9.09%) Smart Energy
3 2 (6.06%) CAN bus
3 2 (6.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.03%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Unix
4 1 (3.03%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
3 4 (12.12%) Requirements Management
4 3 (9.09%) Case Management
4 3 (9.09%) Migration
4 3 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Stress Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 3 (9.09%) Validation
4 3 (9.09%) V-Model
4 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 2 (6.06%) Code Coverage
5 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.06%) Defect Management
5 2 (6.06%) Release Management
5 2 (6.06%) System Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.06%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.03%) CAD
6 1 (3.03%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) C
2 12 (36.36%) C++
3 6 (18.18%) Python
4 4 (12.12%) C#
4 4 (12.12%) MATLAB
5 3 (9.09%) SQL
6 2 (6.06%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.03%) C++/CLI
7 1 (3.03%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) JTAG
2 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Firmware
1 3 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) EMC
3 1 (3.03%) Freescale
3 1 (3.03%) Intel
3 1 (3.03%) Serena
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago