Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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.

NI LabVIEW
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 830 839 842
Rank change year-on-year +9 +3 -15
Contract jobs citing LabVIEW 25 32 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.026% 0.033% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 4
England median daily rate £238 £350 £299
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.14% +17.06% -14.57%
10th Percentile £219 £298 £249
90th Percentile £256 £388 £413
UK median daily rate £238 £350 £299
% change year-on-year -32.14% +17.06% -14.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 9
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £33.50 £32.50 £31.50
90th Percentile £49.29 £43.60 £40.75
UK median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% +7.14%

LabVIEW is in the Development Applications category. The following 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.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17818 16120 14899
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.79% 16.57% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12491 10920 10017
England median daily rate £451 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% +5.59% +0.63%
10th Percentile £313 £303 £280
90th Percentile £606 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 274 232 285
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £26.16 £23.85
90th Percentile £59.63 £53.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

LabVIEW
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing LabVIEW as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing LabVIEW in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for LabVIEW in England

LabVIEW
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing LabVIEW in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England -5 10 £238 -32.14% 5
North of England +56 6 - - 2
North West +26 6 - -
London -16 4 - -
Midlands +20 3 - -
South East -9 2 - - 2
West Midlands +22 1 - -
East Midlands -1 1 - -
LabVIEW
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 8 (32.00%) Electronics
1 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (24.00%) C++
3 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (20.00%) C
4 4 (16.00%) MISRA
5 3 (12.00%) HND
5 3 (12.00%) Validation
5 3 (12.00%) Smart Home
5 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (12.00%) Home Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.00%) LabWindows
6 2 (8.00%) Degree
6 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
6 2 (8.00%) Linux
6 2 (8.00%) OO
6 2 (8.00%) Python
6 2 (8.00%) SQL
6 2 (8.00%) VxWorks
6 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
6 2 (8.00%) Simulink
7 1 (4.00%) CSS
7 1 (4.00%) HTML
7 1 (4.00%) Firmware
7 1 (4.00%) Automotive

LabVIEW
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) LabWindows
General
1 8 (32.00%) Electronics
2 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.00%) Automotive
4 1 (4.00%) Avionics
4 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Software Engineer
1 8 (32.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Repair Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Repair Technician
3 3 (12.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Test Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Test Technician
4 2 (8.00%) C++ Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Home Automation
1 3 (12.00%) Smart Home
2 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (12.00%) Validation
3 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (8.00%) OO
3 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) C++
2 5 (20.00%) C
3 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (8.00%) Python
3 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) HND
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) MISRA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Firmware