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 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MathWorks MATLAB
England / East of England
Rank 103 108 116
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 20 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.92% 0.77% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 2.17% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Median daily rate £301 £275 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.27% +6.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £363 £296
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £390 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.28% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 2
Median hourly rate £49.25 £45.22 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.91% +13.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.25 £37.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+31.33% +13.63%

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
881 829 892
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 40.54% 35.64% 35.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 485 514
Median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £270 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 85 64
Median hourly rate £40.81 £44.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £37.10 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.72 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 -1 12 £295 +7.36% 1
Cambridgeshire 0 8 £550 +42.85% 6
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East of England region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 23 (46.94%) Software Engineering
2 18 (36.73%) Integration Testing
2 18 (36.73%) Simulink
2 18 (36.73%) SQL
3 15 (30.61%) UML
3 15 (30.61%) Rational Rhapsody
4 14 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
4 14 (28.57%) Algorithms
5 13 (26.53%) C++
5 13 (26.53%) Configuration Management
6 12 (24.49%) Ada
6 12 (24.49%) Ada 95
7 11 (22.45%) Python
7 11 (22.45%) C
8 10 (20.41%) Yourdon
8 10 (20.41%) Statistics
9 9 (18.37%) Mathematics
10 8 (16.33%) Physics
11 7 (14.29%) Java
11 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
12 6 (12.24%) R
12 6 (12.24%) Machine Learning
12 6 (12.24%) Embedded C
12 6 (12.24%) Embedded C++
12 6 (12.24%) Retail
13 5 (10.20%) Teradata
13 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
13 5 (10.20%) Automotive
13 5 (10.20%) Linux
13 5 (10.20%) 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 (6.12%) Apache Pig
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (36.73%) Simulink
2 3 (6.12%) Weka
3 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.16%) Apache Hive
2 4 (8.16%) Data Mining
2 4 (8.16%) Power BI
3 3 (6.12%) Mahout
4 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.04%) MySQL
5 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Rational Rhapsody
2 14 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (4.08%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (12.24%) Retail
2 5 (10.20%) Automotive
3 2 (4.08%) Military
4 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Software Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Ada Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Ada Software Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Data Scientist
4 5 (10.20%) Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.16%) MATLAB Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) C++/Java Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Java Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Java Software Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Python Software Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) NumPy
1 4 (8.16%) scikit-learn
2 3 (6.12%) D3.js
2 3 (6.12%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Algorithms
2 10 (20.41%) Statistics
3 9 (18.37%) Mathematics
4 8 (16.33%) Physics
5 4 (8.16%) Visualisation
6 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
7 2 (4.08%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (4.08%) Robotics
8 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.04%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Software Engineering
2 18 (36.73%) Integration Testing
3 15 (30.61%) UML
4 13 (26.53%) Configuration Management
5 10 (20.41%) Yourdon
6 6 (12.24%) Machine Learning
7 5 (10.20%) Analytics
8 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.16%) Data Analytics
8 4 (8.16%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (8.16%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.12%) Bayesian Methods
9 3 (6.12%) Business Analytics
9 3 (6.12%) Information Management
9 3 (6.12%) Predictive Analysis
9 3 (6.12%) Predictive Modelling
9 3 (6.12%) Supply Chain Transformation
10 2 (4.08%) Monte Carlo Method
11 1 (2.04%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.73%) SQL
2 13 (26.53%) C++
3 12 (24.49%) Ada
3 12 (24.49%) Ada 95
4 11 (22.45%) C
4 11 (22.45%) Python
5 7 (14.29%) Java
6 6 (12.24%) Embedded C
6 6 (12.24%) Embedded C++
6 6 (12.24%) R
7 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.04%) PHP
8 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) DO-178B
1 1 (2.04%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Teradata
2 2 (4.08%) VMware
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft