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 30 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.

NI LabWindows
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 57 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing LabWindows 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.34% 0.29% -
As % of the Business Applications category 3.28% 3.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £49.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £49.50 -
% change year-on-year -9.09% -  

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 61 60 84
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 10.39% 8.60% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 40
Median daily rate £425 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% -13.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £265 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £455 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £30.25 £49.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.88% +37.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Serena
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (100.00%) RS-422
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

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 4 (100.00%) RS-422
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Serena