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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 116 130 130
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 14 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.56% 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.72% 0.43% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £390 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
Median hourly rate £46.07 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +1.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
812 920 1181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 32.30% 33.44% 38.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 496 639
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £236 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 64 78
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £32.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.04 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

MATLAB Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 May 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 - 8 £325 - 1
Cambridgeshire +10 4 - - 5
Essex +8 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 20 (60.61%) Software Engineering
2 18 (54.55%) Algorithms
3 16 (48.48%) C
4 14 (42.42%) Simulink
5 13 (39.39%) C++
5 13 (39.39%) Python
6 12 (36.36%) Signal Processing
7 11 (33.33%) Mathematics
7 11 (33.33%) Embedded C
8 9 (27.27%) Linux
8 9 (27.27%) Machine Learning
9 8 (24.24%) Digital Signal Processing
9 8 (24.24%) Integration Testing
9 8 (24.24%) SQL
10 6 (18.18%) Retail
10 6 (18.18%) Degree
10 6 (18.18%) UML
11 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
12 4 (12.12%) Rational Rhapsody
12 4 (12.12%) Rational DOORS
12 4 (12.12%) Ada 95
12 4 (12.12%) Ada
12 4 (12.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 4 (12.12%) Perl
12 4 (12.12%) Electronics
13 3 (9.09%) Validation
13 3 (9.09%) VHDL
13 3 (9.09%) Subversion
13 3 (9.09%) SysML
13 3 (9.09%) ClearCase

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 2 (6.06%) Kinematics
Applications
1 14 (42.42%) Simulink
2 2 (6.06%) Doxygen
3 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SpaceWire
2 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (12.12%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (9.09%) ClearCase
3 3 (9.09%) Subversion
4 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
4 2 (6.06%) GCC
General
1 6 (18.18%) Retail
2 4 (12.12%) Electronics
3 2 (6.06%) Avionics
3 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Embedded Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) DSP Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Audio DSP Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Audio Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Audio Software Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) C Software Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) DSP Software Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Embedded C Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 7 (21.21%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Developer
6 4 (12.12%) MATLAB Developer
6 4 (12.12%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Ada Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Data Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Retail Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (6.06%) OpenCV
1 2 (6.06%) OpenGL
2 1 (3.03%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Algorithms
2 11 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (12.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (9.09%) VHDL
5 2 (6.06%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.06%) Mechatronics
5 2 (6.06%) Robotics
6 1 (3.03%) Market Risk
6 1 (3.03%) Physics
6 1 (3.03%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Unix
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Software Engineering
2 12 (36.36%) Signal Processing
3 9 (27.27%) Machine Learning
4 8 (24.24%) Digital Signal Processing
4 8 (24.24%) Integration Testing
5 6 (18.18%) UML
6 3 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) OO
6 3 (9.09%) OOP
6 3 (9.09%) SysML
6 3 (9.09%) Validation
7 2 (6.06%) Analytics
7 2 (6.06%) Benchmarking
7 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
7 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.03%) CMMI
8 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.03%) Yourdon
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) C
2 13 (39.39%) C++
2 13 (39.39%) Python
3 11 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 8 (24.24%) SQL
5 4 (12.12%) Ada
5 4 (12.12%) Ada 95
5 4 (12.12%) Perl
6 3 (9.09%) Embedded C++
6 3 (9.09%) Java
7 2 (6.06%) ANSI C
7 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.03%) C#
8 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.03%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) DO-254
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Cygwin
2 1 (3.03%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Lauterbach
1 1 (3.03%) Teradata