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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 130 139 109
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -30
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 17 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.33% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.46% 0.85% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £357 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
Average hourly rate £41.25 £39.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.43% +5.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -19.00%
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
1166 1173 915
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 37.42% 38.65% 38.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 713 470
Average daily rate £350 £350 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 58 85
Average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £25.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MATLAB across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2015.

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
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 30 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -3 11 £225 -18.18% 1
Cambridgeshire -2 5 £425 +36.00% 2
Bedfordshire +9 1 - - 2
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 11 (55.00%) C++
2 10 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (40.00%) Python
5 7 (35.00%) C
5 7 (35.00%) Degree
5 7 (35.00%) Signal Processing
5 7 (35.00%) Algorithms
6 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (25.00%) SysML
8 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (20.00%) Simulink
8 4 (20.00%) UML
9 3 (15.00%) HTML
9 3 (15.00%) VB
9 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
9 3 (15.00%) ClearCase
9 3 (15.00%) Validation
9 3 (15.00%) Subversion
9 3 (15.00%) VHDL
9 3 (15.00%) Linux
9 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
9 3 (15.00%) Monte Carlo Method
9 3 (15.00%) Avionics
9 3 (15.00%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
9 3 (15.00%) Computer Science

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (10.00%) Kinematics
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Simulink
2 2 (10.00%) Doxygen
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LTE
2 1 (5.00%) ATM
2 1 (5.00%) GSM
2 1 (5.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (5.00%) WLAN
2 1 (5.00%) WCDMA
2 1 (5.00%) SNMP
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) HSDPA
2 1 (5.00%) HSUPA
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (15.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (15.00%) Subversion
3 2 (10.00%) GCC
3 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.00%) CANoe
4 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.00%) Avionics
2 2 (10.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Architect
5 2 (10.00%) RF Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Integration Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Development Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) OpenGL
2 2 (10.00%) WinForms
2 2 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (10.00%) OpenCV
3 1 (5.00%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.00%) VHDL
4 2 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (10.00%) Robotics
4 2 (10.00%) Mechatronics
5 1 (5.00%) Statistics
5 1 (5.00%) Verilog
5 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
5 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Signal Processing
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (25.00%) SysML
4 4 (20.00%) UML
5 3 (15.00%) Validation
5 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (15.00%) Monte Carlo Method
6 2 (10.00%) Software Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Benchmarking
7 1 (5.00%) Quality Management
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C++
2 10 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) Python
4 7 (35.00%) C
5 3 (15.00%) VB
6 2 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (10.00%) Perl
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
6 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (10.00%) ANSI C
7 1 (5.00%) R
7 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
7 1 (5.00%) SQL
7 1 (5.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) JTAG
1 1 (5.00%) IEC 61508
1 1 (5.00%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) ESRI
1 1 (5.00%) Luciad
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