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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 191 216 210
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 1 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.056% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.041% 0.13% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 11
Average daily rate
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- £550 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £323 £263
% change year-on-year
-5.42% +22.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £50.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-19.00% +35.13%
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2422 3096 3039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.03% 43.68% 39.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1881 2376 2356
Average daily rate £460 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 28 21
Average hourly rate £38.49 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.42% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.88 £22.50 £24.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £104.61 £52.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
MATLAB
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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 1 August 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 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Statistics
3 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (40.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Big Data
4 3 (30.00%) R
4 3 (30.00%) MapReduce
4 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Hive
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) PhD
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
5 2 (20.00%) SAS
5 2 (20.00%) VBA
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
5 2 (20.00%) Stata
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Economics
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 2 (20.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (10.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Stata
2 1 (10.00%) GIMP
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (30.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Mahout
4 1 (10.00%) HBase
4 1 (10.00%) QlikView
4 1 (10.00%) MS Access
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Data Scientist
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Quantitative Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) MapReduce
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) Scilab
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (10.00%) XHTML
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) DHTML
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Statistics
1 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (20.00%) Economics
2 2 (20.00%) Neural Network
2 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (10.00%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Physics
3 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (10.00%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) Equities
3 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow Management
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) Quantitative Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stochastic Calculus
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Monte Carlo Method
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) R
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) VBA
5 1 (10.00%) Scala
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) PhD
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) ACCA
3 1 (10.00%) MBA
3 1 (10.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (10.00%) MKS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Hyperion
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Rate: £1 - £99 per hour
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Rate: £1 - £99 per hour
Posted: 13 hours ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 17 days ago