The table below looks at the statistics for Simulink 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 Simulink over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The MathWorks Simulink
Rank 142 126 136
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Contract jobs citing Simulink 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.097% 0.083% 0.13%
As % of the Applications category 0.61% 0.57% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £301 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £301 £265
% change year-on-year
- +13.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £45.43 £40.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% +8.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
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England

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

Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
491 348 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.91% 14.40% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 165 173
Average daily rate £325 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £124 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 80 85
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.25 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.50 £9.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £22.50 £27.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -6.45%

Simulink
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Simulink across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Simulink Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Simulink
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 Simulink across the East of England region.

Simulink Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Simulink
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 Simulink across the East of England region.

Simulink Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Simulink
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 Simulink within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 6
Bedfordshire -16 1 - -
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England

Simulink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Simulink 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 Simulink.

1 7 (87.50%) MATLAB
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Xilinx
3 2 (25.00%) Mentor Graphics
3 2 (25.00%) Firmware
3 2 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (25.00%) DO-254
3 2 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) VHDL
4 1 (12.50%) Serena
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (12.50%) Electronics
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Automotive
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) Renesas
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
4 1 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (12.50%) MODAF
4 1 (12.50%) Green Hills

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Simulink 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 Simulink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) DSP Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Principal Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) VHDL
1 2 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (12.50%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) MODAF
2 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) MATLAB
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) DO-254
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Xilinx
1 2 (25.00%) Mentor Graphics
2 1 (12.50%) Renesas
2 1 (12.50%) Serena
2 1 (12.50%) Green Hills
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