The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank - 122 126
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.039% 0.081%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.15% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £420 £305
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +37.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £38.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -6.17%
MATLAB
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
619 681 623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.87% 26.43% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 421 318
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 14
Median hourly rate £32.00 £36.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +53.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £25.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing MATLAB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MATLAB
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MATLAB across the Berkshire region.

MATLAB Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MATLAB across the Berkshire region.

MATLAB Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

MATLAB
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MATLAB 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) SAS
1 2 (66.67%) SPSS
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) PhD
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) RS-232
2 1 (33.33%) RS-485
2 1 (33.33%) Data Acquisition

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SPSS
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) RS-232
1 1 (33.33%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Data Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modeller
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Radio Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PhD