The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 198 198 207
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 5 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.088% 0.035% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.083% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -34.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £350 £503
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £350 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+37.70% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £54.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £40.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-8.64% -19.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2489 2403 2987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.64% 41.91% 43.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2049 1876 2287
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 33
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -33.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.72 £14.20 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.70 £31.99 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MATLAB
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

MATLAB Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

MATLAB Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (85.71%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) RAD
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
3 4 (57.14%) VBA
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) R
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Back Office
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 2 (28.57%) REST
5 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
5 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
5 2 (28.57%) Market Risk
6 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (14.29%) Graphite
6 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 1 (14.29%) HDFS

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Impala
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) HBase
3 1 (14.29%) Mahout
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) RAD Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) Market Risk
2 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Replication
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) Ontologies
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) RAD
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) MapReduce
3 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Bayesian Methods
3 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
3 4 (57.14%) VBA
3 4 (57.14%) R
4 2 (28.57%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) Clojure
5 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Flume
1 1 (14.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oozie
1 1 (14.29%) Graphite
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Splunk
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau
2 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
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