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 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 / Scotland
Rank - - 125
Contract jobs citing LabVIEW 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - - 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £425 £304
% change year-on-year -29.41% +39.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £36.25
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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 266 298 327
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.38% 11.57% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 162 203
Median daily rate £390 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Median hourly rate £15.89 £12.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.12% -72.22%  
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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

LabVIEW
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LabVIEW in Scotland