Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 18 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 > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 - 200
Rank change year-on-year - +200 -
Contract jobs citing LabVIEW 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.040% - 0.016%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.24% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median daily rate - - -
UK median daily rate £238 £350 £299
% change year-on-year -32.14% +17.06% -14.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 - £37.50
10th Percentile £29.00 - £36.25
90th Percentile £31.00 - £38.75
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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 841 725 751
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.89% 16.56% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 413 406
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £270 £258 £261
90th Percentile £538 £475 £467
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 21
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £43.00 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.91% +6.49% +0.95%
10th Percentile £32.50 £14.00 £29.25
90th Percentile £195.00 £48.54 £55.00
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 Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for LabVIEW in Scotland

LabVIEW
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LabVIEW in Scotland

LabVIEW
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LabVIEW within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 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
West Lothian - 2 - -
LabVIEW
UK

For the 6 months to 18 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 Scotland region with a requirement for LabVIEW.

1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Trac
2 1 (50.00%) MQTT
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla

LabVIEW
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (50.00%) MQTT
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Trac
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware