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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 104 122 122
Rank change year-on-year
+18 0
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 23 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.97% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.79% 0.78% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate £275 £258 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% -14.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £293
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +21.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 6
Average hourly rate £41.36 £33.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.33% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.60 £36.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.85 £44.60 £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.49%
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
823 902 969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 34.54% 35.25% 40.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 506 537
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 72 88
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £26.20 £20.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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
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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 - 13 £275 - 2
Cambridgeshire +17 8 - - 15
Bedfordshire - 2 - - 2
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 19 (65.52%) Software Engineering
2 14 (48.28%) Algorithms
3 13 (44.83%) C
3 13 (44.83%) C++
4 11 (37.93%) Signal Processing
5 10 (34.48%) Embedded C
5 10 (34.48%) Simulink
5 10 (34.48%) Mathematics
6 9 (31.03%) Python
7 8 (27.59%) Linux
7 8 (27.59%) Integration Testing
7 8 (27.59%) Digital Signal Processing
7 8 (27.59%) Machine Learning
8 6 (20.69%) UML
8 6 (20.69%) SQL
9 5 (17.24%) Rational Rhapsody
10 4 (13.79%) Degree
10 4 (13.79%) Rational DOORS
10 4 (13.79%) Ada 95
10 4 (13.79%) Ada
10 4 (13.79%) Retail
11 3 (10.34%) OO
11 3 (10.34%) SysML
11 3 (10.34%) Embedded C++
11 3 (10.34%) Electronics
11 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
11 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
12 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
12 2 (6.90%) Validation
12 2 (6.90%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (3.45%) Kinematics
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Simulink
2 1 (3.45%) Doxygen
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) SpaceWire
1 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (13.79%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.45%) GCC
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 4 (13.79%) Retail
2 3 (10.34%) Electronics
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Avionics
4 1 (3.45%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Software Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) DSP Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Audio DSP Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Audio Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Audio Software Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) C Software Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) DSP Software Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Embedded C Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Embedded Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Developer
5 4 (13.79%) MATLAB Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) MATLAB Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Ada Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) OpenCV
1 1 (3.45%) OpenGL
1 1 (3.45%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Algorithms
2 10 (34.48%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.45%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.45%) Mechatronics
4 1 (3.45%) Physics
4 1 (3.45%) Robotics
4 1 (3.45%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) VxWorks
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Software Engineering
2 11 (37.93%) Signal Processing
3 8 (27.59%) Digital Signal Processing
3 8 (27.59%) Integration Testing
3 8 (27.59%) Machine Learning
4 6 (20.69%) UML
5 3 (10.34%) OO
5 3 (10.34%) SysML
6 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
6 2 (6.90%) OOP
6 2 (6.90%) Validation
7 1 (3.45%) Benchmarking
7 1 (3.45%) CMMI
7 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.45%) OOD
7 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.45%) Yourdon
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) C
1 13 (44.83%) C++
2 10 (34.48%) Embedded C
3 9 (31.03%) Python
4 6 (20.69%) SQL
5 4 (13.79%) Ada
5 4 (13.79%) Ada 95
6 3 (10.34%) Embedded C++
7 2 (6.90%) Java
8 1 (3.45%) ANSI C
8 1 (3.45%) Perl
8 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.45%) Teradata
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