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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 120 114 116
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.042% 0.083% 0.080%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.34% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +37.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £41.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -11.11%
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
619 583 669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.01% 24.22% 26.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 355 322
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 8
Median hourly rate £12.50 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.27% -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 1 £300 -
MATLAB
South East

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SAS
1 3 (60.00%) SPSS
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (40.00%) Electronics
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) RS-232
3 1 (20.00%) RS-485
3 1 (20.00%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis

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 3 (60.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SPSS
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) RS-232
1 1 (20.00%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Control Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Data Modeller
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) PCB Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Radio Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PhD