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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MathWorks MATLAB
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 48 46 63
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 8 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.42% 1.26% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.75% 3.08% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £550 £385 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +49.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £390 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.28% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -21.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.38 £37.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+23.66% +13.63%

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
291 227 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 51.69% 40.97% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 122 180
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 33
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £36.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Cambridge -1 3 £550 +42.85% 5
Peterborough - 2 - -
MATLAB
East of England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 7 (63.64%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) C++
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) C
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Statistical Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Statistics
4 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
4 4 (36.36%) NumPy
4 4 (36.36%) Apache Hive
4 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
4 4 (36.36%) Machine Learning
4 4 (36.36%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
4 4 (36.36%) scikit-learn
4 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
4 4 (36.36%) Kibana
4 4 (36.36%) Power BI
5 3 (27.27%) Apache Pig
5 3 (27.27%) D3.js
5 3 (27.27%) Mahout
5 3 (27.27%) Weka
5 3 (27.27%) R
5 3 (27.27%) Physics
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) Automotive

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 3 (27.27%) Apache Pig
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Weka
2 2 (18.18%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Apache Hive
1 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
1 4 (36.36%) Power BI
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 3 (27.27%) Mahout
3 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL
4 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (27.27%) Automotive
2 2 (18.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Data Scientist
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) C++ Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C++ Software Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C++/Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Hadoop Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Hadoop Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Software Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Java Software Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Python Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Python Software Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Software Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Software Design Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Unix Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) NumPy
1 4 (36.36%) scikit-learn
2 3 (27.27%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Algorithms
1 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
1 4 (36.36%) Statistics
1 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Physics
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (18.18%) Robotics
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Data Visualisation
1 4 (36.36%) Machine Learning
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
1 4 (36.36%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Information Management
3 1 (9.09%) Content Management
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) C++
3 5 (45.45%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) C
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) R
6 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
6 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
6 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) DO-178B
1 1 (9.09%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) VMware