The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 43 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.28% 0.26% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 0.60% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
MATLAB
Cambridgeshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
161 166 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 45.35% 42.46% 49.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 128 131
Median daily rate £400 £340 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 16
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MATLAB
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

MATLAB Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

MATLAB Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

MATLAB
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 8 (88.89%) Python
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
1 8 (88.89%) Mathematics
2 7 (77.78%) Digital Signal Processing
2 7 (77.78%) Signal Processing
2 7 (77.78%) Machine Learning
2 7 (77.78%) Algorithms
2 7 (77.78%) Embedded C
2 7 (77.78%) C
2 7 (77.78%) C++
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Simulink
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Market Risk

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (11.11%) Simulink
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Audio DSP Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Audio Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Audio Software Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) C Software Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) DSP Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) DSP Software Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Embedded C Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Developer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Mathematics
2 7 (77.78%) Algorithms
3 1 (11.11%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) Digital Signal Processing
2 7 (77.78%) Machine Learning
2 7 (77.78%) Signal Processing
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Python
2 7 (77.78%) C
2 7 (77.78%) C++
2 7 (77.78%) Embedded C
3 1 (11.11%) C#
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