The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 63 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.60% 0.11% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.71% 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +37.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -11.11%
MATLAB
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
292 357 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 34.76% 38.59% 43.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 296 295
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 7
Median hourly rate £39.00 £36.20 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.73% +0.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £34.00 £16.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £41.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MATLAB
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MATLAB Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MATLAB Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

MATLAB
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bristol region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 10 (83.33%) Aerospace
2 9 (75.00%) Validation
3 8 (66.67%) Simulink
3 8 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (66.67%) Algorithms
4 4 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) DO-178B
4 4 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) OOP
5 3 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (25.00%) Python
6 2 (16.67%) UML
7 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (8.33%) C
7 1 (8.33%) Degree

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 8 (66.67%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (83.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Python Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 8 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Validation
2 4 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) OOP
4 2 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) DO-178B