The first table below looks at the demand for Simulink skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Simulink over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Bristol region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The MathWorks Simulink
Rank 75 56 72
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Contract jobs citing Simulink 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Applications category 0.72% 1.03% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £37.00 £30.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £38.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-3.89% +4.05%
Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
139 97 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 15.01% 15.16% 14.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 51 88
Average daily rate £300 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £238 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 22
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.25 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% -20.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.15 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
Simulink
South West

Simulink
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Simulink across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Simulink Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Simulink
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Simulink Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Simulink
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Simulink also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Simulink.

1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Ada
1 2 (100.00%) Fortran
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Stateflow
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) SysML
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing

Simulink
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Simulink also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Simulink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Stateflow
General
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) SysML
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Ada
1 2 (100.00%) Fortran
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared