Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 827 868 858
Rank change year-on-year +41 -10 -5
Contract jobs citing LabVIEW 15 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.030% 0.012%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.088% 0.20% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
UK median daily rate £269 £355 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.30% +23.48% -13.21%
10th Percentile £224 £290 £281
90th Percentile £318 £438 £294
UK excluding London median daily rate £269 £355 £288
% change year-on-year -24.30% +23.48% -13.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 7
UK median hourly rate £38.75 £39.00 £34.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.64% +12.83% -11.37%
10th Percentile £32.00 £32.43 £31.87
90th Percentile £52.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £39.00 £34.57
% change year-on-year -0.64% +12.83% -11.37%

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16973 16842 14914
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.70% 15.31% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11579 11441 9680
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £297 £269
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% +5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 329 295 257
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.74% -2.01%
10th Percentile £28.75 £26.35 £21.95
90th Percentile £57.75 £52.50 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -0.37%

LabVIEW
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for LabVIEW in the UK

LabVIEW
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LabVIEW.

Contractor daily rate trend for LabVIEW in the UK

LabVIEW
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LabVIEW in the UK

LabVIEW
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram for LabVIEW in the UK

LabVIEW
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LabVIEW within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 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
England +41 15 £269 -28.33% 9
UK excluding London +38 15 £269 -24.30% 6
North of England +60 4 - -
West Midlands +35 4 £300 - 1
North West +29 4 - -
Midlands +26 4 £300 - 1
East of England -7 4 £238 - 3
South East +20 3 - - 2

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 with a requirement for LabVIEW.

1 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (26.67%) C
4 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (13.33%) LabWindows
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
5 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 2 (13.33%) Wireless
5 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
5 2 (13.33%) Automotive
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) Python
6 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
6 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
6 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
6 1 (6.67%) Firmware
6 1 (6.67%) Middleware
6 1 (6.67%) 3G
6 1 (6.67%) .NET

LabVIEW
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (6.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) 3G
2 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.67%) RS-232
2 1 (6.67%) RS-485
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
1 2 (13.33%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Development Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) RF Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) RF Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Home Automation
2 1 (6.67%) Robotics
2 1 (6.67%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (13.33%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.67%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) C
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
3 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 26262
1 1 (6.67%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Assembla
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
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