Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for LabWindows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LabWindows over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 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
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 874 885 903
Rank change year-on-year +11 +18 +1
Contract jobs citing LabWindows 4 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.010% 0.004%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.062% 0.12% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
UK median hourly rate - £45.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.27% +7.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £44.25
% change year-on-year - +1.69% +7.93%

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

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 6,455 8,353 8,891
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.20% 8.11% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,765 4,939 5,292
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.95% +1.15%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £298
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 91 96
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% -0.88%
10th Percentile £11.67 £12.94 £10.12
90th Percentile £64.75 £63.75 £99.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -13.33% -3.23% +15.54%

LabWindows
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for LabWindows in the UK

LabWindows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LabWindows in the UK

LabWindows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LabWindows in the UK

LabWindows
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LabWindows within the UK over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. 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 +6 4 - - 2
East of England -6 4 - - 1
UK excluding London -24 4 - - 2

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing LabWindows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for LabWindows.

1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) LabVIEW
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared

LabWindows
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:

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) LabVIEW
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Design Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared