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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MathWorks MATLAB
London / City of London
Rank 143 141 186
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +45
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 12 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.20% 0.098%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 0.44% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 5
Median daily rate £494 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.70% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £408 £488
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.38 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+23.66% +10.29%

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
1484 1352 2311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.63% 44.28% 45.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1242 1116 1900
Median daily rate £475 £485 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 2
Median hourly rate - £29.64 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing MATLAB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 19 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 City of London region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Python
3 7 (41.18%) Banking
3 7 (41.18%) R
3 7 (41.18%) Big Data
3 7 (41.18%) Analytics
4 6 (35.29%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) Statistics
4 6 (35.29%) Market Risk
4 6 (35.29%) Hadoop
5 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
5 5 (29.41%) Degree
5 5 (29.41%) OO
5 5 (29.41%) Front Office
5 5 (29.41%) Apache Spark
5 5 (29.41%) Algorithms
6 4 (23.53%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (23.53%) Kafka
6 4 (23.53%) Tableau
6 4 (23.53%) MapReduce
6 4 (23.53%) Apache Hive
6 4 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (23.53%) PhD
6 4 (23.53%) Open Source
7 3 (17.65%) Scala
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Marketing
7 3 (17.65%) C++
7 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (17.65%) RDBMS

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (29.41%) Apache Spark
2 3 (17.65%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) Apache Pig
3 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Big Data
2 6 (35.29%) Hadoop
3 4 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (23.53%) Apache Hive
4 3 (17.65%) Data Lake
4 3 (17.65%) Flink
4 3 (17.65%) HBase
4 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
4 3 (17.65%) Neo4j
4 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
4 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
4 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
5 2 (11.76%) Text Mining
6 1 (5.88%) Cloudera CDH
6 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
6 1 (5.88%) QlikView
General
1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Banking
3 5 (29.41%) Front Office
4 3 (17.65%) Marketing
4 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
5 2 (11.76%) Electronics
5 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
6 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) MATLAB Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Data Scientist
5 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Market Risk Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Quantitative Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Credit Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Junior
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Quantitative Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Kafka
2 3 (17.65%) Akka
2 3 (17.65%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (5.88%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Market Risk
1 6 (35.29%) Statistics
2 5 (29.41%) Algorithms
2 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
3 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.76%) Credit Risk
4 2 (11.76%) Neural Network
5 1 (5.88%) Economics
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (5.88%) Physics
5 1 (5.88%) Social Network
5 1 (5.88%) Tandem
5 1 (5.88%) User Experience
5 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Analytics
2 5 (29.41%) OO
3 4 (23.53%) MapReduce
3 4 (23.53%) Open Source
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) Machine Learning
5 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (11.76%) ETL
5 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Data Governance
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Python
2 7 (41.18%) R
3 6 (35.29%) Java
4 3 (17.65%) C++
4 3 (17.65%) Scala
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) PhD
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Tableau
2 3 (17.65%) Hortonworks
3 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Alteryx
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