The first table below looks at the demand for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 17 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 Programming Languages category for the Cambridgeshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 68 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 2 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.28% 1.84% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 3.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -5.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 0
Average hourly rate £38.25 £38.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
319 279 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 44.55% 46.66% 55.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 139 234
Average daily rate £350 £303 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.70% -6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 27 47
Average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £51.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
MATLAB
East of England

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MATLAB across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

MATLAB
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MATLAB Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MATLAB Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

MATLAB
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -8 1 - - 20
MATLAB
East of England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing MATLAB 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 MATLAB.

1 8 (80.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) STL
3 5 (50.00%) Visualisation
4 4 (40.00%) OO
4 4 (40.00%) C
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Software Architecture
5 3 (30.00%) Signal Processing
6 2 (20.00%) PowerHouse
6 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
6 2 (20.00%) Robotics
6 2 (20.00%) Wireless
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Statistics
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (10.00%) Numerical Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
7 1 (10.00%) QMS
7 1 (10.00%) Tcl
7 1 (10.00%) Firmware
7 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
7 1 (10.00%) Simulink
7 1 (10.00%) Linux
7 1 (10.00%) OOP

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing MATLAB 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 MATLAB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Firmware Developer
4 1 (10.00%) DSP Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) STL
2 1 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (20.00%) Robotics
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Firmware
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) OO
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (30.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Parallel Processing
3 1 (10.00%) QMS
3 1 (10.00%) Numerical Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) PowerHouse
5 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (10.00%) Tcl
6 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge
Jam Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £450 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago