The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 City of London 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 206 195 212
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 9 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.39% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 4
Average daily rate £510 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £525 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £840 £530 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -5.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2810 2579 2905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.41% 40.87% 35.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2150 2016 2130
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 27
Average hourly rate £33.18 £47.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.14% +86.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £16.69 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £94.00 £72.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
MATLAB
London

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MATLAB across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

MATLAB Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 April 2014, 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 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) Analytics
3 7 (35.00%) C++
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (30.00%) Python
4 6 (30.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) Banking
5 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
5 5 (25.00%) R
5 5 (25.00%) C#
5 5 (25.00%) .NET
6 4 (20.00%) Apache Hive
6 4 (20.00%) Big Data
6 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) Statistics
6 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (15.00%) Derivative
7 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
7 3 (15.00%) Markit EDM
7 3 (15.00%) MapReduce
7 3 (15.00%) VBA
7 3 (15.00%) PhD
7 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (15.00%) ETL
7 3 (15.00%) SAS
7 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.00%) Fixed Income
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (15.00%) SAS
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Stata
2 1 (5.00%) Gephi
2 1 (5.00%) Weka
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (20.00%) Apache Hive
3 4 (20.00%) Big Data
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
5 2 (10.00%) HBase
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.00%) QlikView
6 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.00%) Mahout
6 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.00%) RapidMiner
6 1 (5.00%) OLAP
6 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
1 1 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Data Scientist
3 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Quantitative Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Data Modeller
4 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Principle Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (10.00%) WinForms
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) D3.js
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Statistics
1 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (15.00%) Derivative
2 3 (15.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (10.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (10.00%) Neural Network
3 2 (10.00%) Economics
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (5.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (5.00%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (5.00%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (5.00%) Physics
4 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Derivative
4 1 (5.00%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Analytics
2 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (15.00%) ETL
3 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) Workflow
4 2 (10.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) Workflow Management
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.00%) Test Management
4 2 (10.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (10.00%) Fund Management
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) C++
3 6 (30.00%) Python
3 6 (30.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) R
4 5 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (15.00%) VBA
6 2 (10.00%) C
7 1 (5.00%) Scala
7 1 (5.00%) Perl
7 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) PhD
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) ACCA
3 1 (5.00%) CIMA
3 1 (5.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Basel III
1 1 (5.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Control-M
2 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) TIBCO
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) Hyperion
1 2 (10.00%) thinkFolio
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) MKS
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