The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for LabVIEW skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LabVIEW over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NI LabVIEW
UK / England
Rank 572 593 581
Rank change year-on-year +21 -12  
Contract jobs citing LabVIEW 5 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.039% 0.021%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.069% 0.27% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £300 £425 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +39.91%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £425 £304
% change year-on-year -29.41% +39.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.57% +6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £34.25 £33.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.00 £39.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33%  

LabVIEW is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7223 7107 6284
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.51% 14.60% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4857 4758 4080
Median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 169 123
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.80 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £31.50 £28.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

LabVIEW
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing LabVIEW as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for LabVIEW in England

LabVIEW
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LabVIEW in England

LabVIEW
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LabVIEW in England

LabVIEW
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LabVIEW within the England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 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
West Midlands - 3 £300 - 1
East of England -5 2 - - 9
LabVIEW
UK

LabVIEW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for LabVIEW.

1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) C
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) C++
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) MATLAB
5 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
5 3 (27.27%) Electronics
6 2 (18.18%) Automotive
6 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Network Security
6 2 (18.18%) Robotics
6 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
6 2 (18.18%) Code Coverage
6 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) JTAG
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) Post-Production
7 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
7 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (9.09%) Assembla
7 1 (9.09%) Relational Database

LabVIEW
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) 3G
2 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 1 (9.09%) RS-232
2 1 (9.09%) RS-485
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Automotive
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Application Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Agile Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Application Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Robotics
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Code Coverage
2 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Post-Production
3 1 (9.09%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C
2 5 (45.45%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) MATLAB
3 4 (36.36%) Python
4 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
5 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
6 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) JTAG
2 1 (9.09%) ISO26262
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Assembla
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
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