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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 37 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.34% 0.24% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 0.43% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £550 £385 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +0.67%
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
145 233 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.32% 56.42% 45.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 141 105
Median daily rate £350 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £280 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 8
Median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% -21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £37.50 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) NumPy
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Kibana
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) scikit-learn
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) NumPy
1 1 (100.00%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Kibana