The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for LabWindows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LabWindows over the 3 months to 22 June 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 LabWindows
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 58 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing LabWindows 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.79% 0.15% -
As % of the Business Applications category 11.36% 1.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £298
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £44.40 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £44.40 -
% change year-on-year +1.35% -  

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

Contract Business Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 44 72 85
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 6.96% 10.78% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 43
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £375 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £44.40 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +36.61%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

LabWindows
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing LabWindows as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for LabWindows in Hertfordshire

LabWindows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LabWindows in Hertfordshire

LabWindows
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LabWindows within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Stevenage +3 5 - - 1
LabWindows
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LabWindows 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for LabWindows.

1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (100.00%) Serena
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 7 (100.00%) RS-422
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) RIA

LabWindows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) RS-422
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Serena