The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 56 73 72
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 5 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.83% 0.49% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.64% 1.02% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £440 £433 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.73% +38.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £303
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +28.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £31.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £39.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+12.17% -3.70%
MATLAB
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
305 393 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 50.83% 48.58% 44.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 262 203
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 13
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.60 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing MATLAB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 3 - -
Cambridge +10 1 - - 6
Huntingdon -2 1 £440 -
MATLAB
East of England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Embedded Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Algorithms
4 3 (33.33%) MISRA
4 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 3 (33.33%) DO-178B
4 3 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) Automotive
4 3 (33.33%) Embedded C
5 2 (22.22%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (22.22%) Signal Processing
5 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
5 2 (22.22%) Simulink
5 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) Lauterbach
6 1 (11.11%) CESG
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Market Risk
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (11.11%) LDAP
6 1 (11.11%) ClearCase
6 1 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (11.11%) VMware

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (11.11%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Audio DSP Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Audio Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Audio Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) DSP Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) DSP Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Research Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Algorithms
2 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) CESG
3 1 (11.11%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Signal Processing
2 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
2 2 (22.22%) Signal Processing
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) C
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) DO-178B
1 3 (33.33%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Lauterbach
1 1 (11.11%) VMware