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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MathWorks MATLAB
South West / Bristol
Rank 64 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.27% 0.12% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.73% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.75 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.38 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+23.66% +10.29%

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
273 309 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 36.64% 38.43% 38.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 229 246
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 7
Median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -5.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £31.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £46.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 8 (80.00%) Simulink
2 6 (60.00%) C
2 6 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) Aerospace
4 3 (30.00%) MathWorks
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Validation
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) PyQt
5 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
5 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (20.00%) Stateflow
5 2 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) Ada
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Fortran
6 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
6 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
6 1 (10.00%) OOP
6 1 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) PVCS
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) Linux

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 (80.00%) Simulink
2 2 (20.00%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (10.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (10.00%) PVCS
2 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) MATLAB Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Python Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) PyQt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (10.00%) CAN bus
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (10.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 2 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Ada
4 2 (20.00%) Fortran
4 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Def Stans
1 1 (10.00%) MISRA
1 1 (10.00%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) MathWorks
2 1 (10.00%) Serena