The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 97 124 152
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +28
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 39 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.58% 0.46% 0.066%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.08% 1.18% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 0
Median daily rate £325 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £388 £340
% change year-on-year
-12.25% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £41.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £37.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.50 £44.59
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £41.22
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -12.65%
MATLAB
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
956 1105 1240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 38.63% 38.83% 40.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 606 805
Median daily rate £375 £360 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 83 47
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £26.50 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing MATLAB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MATLAB
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MATLAB Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

MATLAB
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MATLAB across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

MATLAB Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MATLAB Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

MATLAB
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hertfordshire +31 35 £325 - 3
Cambridgeshire +26 2 £480 +12.94% 6
Essex - 2 - -
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 East of England region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 22 (38.60%) SQL
2 19 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 18 (31.58%) Retail
3 18 (31.58%) Python
4 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
5 15 (26.32%) Integration Testing
6 14 (24.56%) Simulink
7 13 (22.81%) Teradata
7 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (21.05%) Relational Database
9 11 (19.30%) R
9 11 (19.30%) C++
9 11 (19.30%) Web Services
10 10 (17.54%) UML
10 10 (17.54%) Java
10 10 (17.54%) Rational Rhapsody
11 9 (15.79%) Rational DOORS
11 9 (15.79%) Configuration Management
11 9 (15.79%) Linux
12 8 (14.04%) PHP
12 8 (14.04%) C
12 8 (14.04%) Ada
12 8 (14.04%) Ruby
12 8 (14.04%) Statistics
12 8 (14.04%) RESTful
12 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
12 8 (14.04%) API Development
12 8 (14.04%) Ada 95
13 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
13 6 (10.53%) Analytics

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (5.26%) Apache
2 2 (3.51%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) LDAP
2 2 (3.51%) Firewall
2 2 (3.51%) Network Security
3 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.75%) QlikView
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Rational Rhapsody
2 9 (15.79%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 18 (31.58%) Retail
2 5 (8.77%) Automotive
3 2 (3.51%) Military
4 1 (1.75%) Finance
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Software Engineer
2 11 (19.30%) Analyst
3 9 (15.79%) Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Ada Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Ada Software Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) MATLAB Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Data Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.77%) MATLAB Developer
7 4 (7.02%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Data Scientist
8 3 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
9 2 (3.51%) C++/Java Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Java Architect
9 2 (3.51%) Linux Support
9 2 (3.51%) Python Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) Web Services
2 8 (14.04%) RESTful
3 3 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 8 (14.04%) Statistics
3 6 (10.53%) Mathematics
4 4 (7.02%) Physics
5 1 (1.75%) CESG
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.75%) FMCG
5 1 (1.75%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.75%) Verilog
5 1 (1.75%) VHDL
5 1 (1.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Linux
2 5 (8.77%) Unix
3 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Software Engineering
2 15 (26.32%) Integration Testing
3 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.54%) UML
5 9 (15.79%) Configuration Management
6 8 (14.04%) API Development
7 6 (10.53%) Analytics
7 6 (10.53%) Yourdon
8 5 (8.77%) Data Analysis
9 4 (7.02%) Business Analytics
9 4 (7.02%) Data Analytics
9 4 (7.02%) Supply Chain Transformation
10 3 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
10 3 (5.26%) OO
10 3 (5.26%) Predictive Analysis
11 1 (1.75%) Machine Learning
11 1 (1.75%) OOP
11 1 (1.75%) Programme Management
11 1 (1.75%) Risk Analytics
11 1 (1.75%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 22 (38.60%) SQL
2 18 (31.58%) Python
3 11 (19.30%) C++
3 11 (19.30%) R
4 10 (17.54%) Java
5 8 (14.04%) Ada
5 8 (14.04%) Ada 95
5 8 (14.04%) C
5 8 (14.04%) PHP
5 8 (14.04%) Ruby
6 5 (8.77%) Shell Script
7 4 (7.02%) Embedded C
7 4 (7.02%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.51%) AWK
8 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.51%) sed
9 1 (1.75%) C#
9 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.75%) Tcl
9 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) DO-178B
1 3 (5.26%) MISRA
2 1 (1.75%) DO-254
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Teradata
2 6 (10.53%) VMware
3 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.75%) Tableau