The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 520 527 511
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 77 44 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.089% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 0.24% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 16 23
Average daily rate
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£425 £318 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.85% -29.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £481 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £303 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.88% -13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 11
Average hourly rate £38.00 £40.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% -19.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-6.17% -19.00%
MATLAB
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19778 18433 17982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.27% 37.32% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13536 12006 11359
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 386 530
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in England

MATLAB
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MATLAB across the England region.

MATLAB Daily Rate Trend in England

MATLAB
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MATLAB across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

MATLAB Daily Rate Histogram in England

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MATLAB across the England region.

MATLAB Hourly Rate Trend in England

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MATLAB across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

MATLAB Hourly Rate Histogram in England

MATLAB
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 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
London +23 34 £525 +28.36% 29
East of England +1 13 £425 +36.00% 7
South West -1 8 £420 +48.67% 8
East Midlands - 8 £325 - 5
West Midlands +2 6 £425 - 15
South East -20 4 - - 22
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
MATLAB
UK

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 64 (39.26%) Python
2 61 (37.42%) C++
3 55 (33.74%) R
4 48 (29.45%) Degree
5 43 (26.38%) Analytics
6 36 (22.09%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (21.47%) Simulink
8 34 (20.86%) C
9 32 (19.63%) Finance
9 32 (19.63%) Software Engineering
10 30 (18.40%) SAS
11 27 (16.56%) Java
11 27 (16.56%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (15.95%) Hadoop
12 26 (15.95%) VBA
13 24 (14.72%) SQL
14 22 (13.50%) Statistics
15 21 (12.88%) Algorithms
16 20 (12.27%) Security Cleared
16 20 (12.27%) C#
16 20 (12.27%) Automotive
16 20 (12.27%) Validation
17 19 (11.66%) Mathematics
17 19 (11.66%) Statistical Analysis
18 18 (11.04%) Computer Science
18 18 (11.04%) MS Excel
19 17 (10.43%) .NET
20 16 (9.82%) Data Analysis
21 15 (9.20%) Retail
21 15 (9.20%) Stakeholder Management

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 30 (18.40%) SAS
2 6 (3.68%) ArcGIS
3 5 (3.07%) Apache Pig
4 4 (2.45%) Apache
5 2 (1.23%) Kinematics
Applications
1 35 (21.47%) Simulink
2 18 (11.04%) MS Excel
3 12 (7.36%) SPSS
4 6 (3.68%) Stateflow
4 6 (3.68%) MS Office
4 6 (3.68%) TargetLink
5 3 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.23%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.61%) GNU Octave
7 1 (0.61%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (1.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.61%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.07%) Wireless
2 4 (2.45%) LTE
2 4 (2.45%) LDAP
3 3 (1.84%) Bluetooth
3 3 (1.84%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.23%) FlexRay
4 2 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.61%) Firewall
5 1 (0.61%) ATM
5 1 (0.61%) GSM
5 1 (0.61%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.61%) WLAN
5 1 (0.61%) WCDMA
5 1 (0.61%) SNMP
5 1 (0.61%) HSDPA
5 1 (0.61%) HSUPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.95%) Hadoop
2 10 (6.13%) Big Data
3 8 (4.91%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.29%) Apache Hive
4 7 (4.29%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.07%) Data Mining
5 5 (3.07%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (2.45%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.23%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.61%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 14 (8.59%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (6.75%) Rational Rhapsody
3 7 (4.29%) Subversion
4 6 (3.68%) ClearCase
5 4 (2.45%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.84%) ClearQuest
6 3 (1.84%) JIRA
7 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.23%) GCC
8 1 (0.61%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.61%) eggPlant
8 1 (0.61%) CANoe
8 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (19.63%) Finance
2 20 (12.27%) Automotive
3 15 (9.20%) Retail
4 14 (8.59%) Banking
5 10 (6.13%) Telecoms
6 8 (4.91%) Electronics
6 8 (4.91%) Aerospace
6 8 (4.91%) Investment Banking
7 5 (3.07%) Marketing
8 4 (2.45%) Avionics
8 4 (2.45%) Back Office
9 3 (1.84%) Front Office
10 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.61%) Military
11 1 (0.61%) German Language
Job Titles
1 31 (19.02%) Developer
2 28 (17.18%) Software Engineer
3 27 (16.56%) Analyst
4 18 (11.04%) Data Scientist
5 11 (6.75%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (5.52%) Architect
6 9 (5.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (4.29%) Data Analyst
7 7 (4.29%) Systems Architect
7 7 (4.29%) RAD Developer
8 6 (3.68%) Quantitative Analyst
8 6 (3.68%) Data Manager
8 6 (3.68%) Team Leader
9 5 (3.07%) Programmer
9 5 (3.07%) Senior Manager
9 5 (3.07%) Design Engineer
10 4 (2.45%) Quantitative Developer
10 4 (2.45%) Risk Analyst
10 4 (2.45%) Computer Engineer
10 4 (2.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.43%) .NET
2 8 (4.91%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.07%) Web Services
3 5 (3.07%) REST
3 5 (3.07%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (1.84%) SciPy
4 3 (1.84%) NumPy
4 3 (1.84%) OpenGL
5 2 (1.23%) JFC
5 2 (1.23%) HTML
5 2 (1.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (1.23%) OpenCV
6 1 (0.61%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.61%) WCF
6 1 (0.61%) WPF
6 1 (0.61%) Middleware
6 1 (0.61%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 36 (22.09%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (13.50%) Statistics
3 21 (12.88%) Algorithms
4 19 (11.66%) Mathematics
5 18 (11.04%) Computer Science
6 14 (8.59%) Credit Risk
7 11 (6.75%) Market Risk
8 10 (6.13%) Physics
9 8 (4.91%) Social Media
10 7 (4.29%) Visualisation
10 7 (4.29%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (4.29%) Mechatronics
10 7 (4.29%) Management Information System
10 7 (4.29%) VHDL
11 6 (3.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 6 (3.68%) GIS
12 5 (3.07%) CAN bus
13 4 (2.45%) Equities
14 3 (1.84%) Economics
14 3 (1.84%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.98%) Linux
2 8 (4.91%) Windows
3 6 (3.68%) UNIX
4 1 (0.61%) VxWorks
4 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (26.38%) Analytics
2 32 (19.63%) Software Engineering
3 27 (16.56%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (12.27%) Validation
5 19 (11.66%) Statistical Analysis
6 16 (9.82%) Data Analysis
7 15 (9.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (8.59%) UML
8 14 (8.59%) Data Modelling
9 11 (6.75%) Open Source
10 10 (6.13%) Quantitative Analysis
10 10 (6.13%) Project Management
11 9 (5.52%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (5.52%) Signal Processing
12 8 (4.91%) SysML
12 8 (4.91%) RAD
12 8 (4.91%) Embedded Software Development
13 7 (4.29%) Statistical Modelling
13 7 (4.29%) Stress Testing
13 7 (4.29%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 64 (39.26%) Python
2 61 (37.42%) C++
3 55 (33.74%) R
4 34 (20.86%) C
5 27 (16.56%) Java
6 26 (15.95%) VBA
7 24 (14.72%) SQL
8 20 (12.27%) C#
9 10 (6.13%) Embedded C
10 9 (5.52%) Ruby
11 8 (4.91%) VB.NET
12 6 (3.68%) Shell Script
13 5 (3.07%) Clojure
13 5 (3.07%) Assembly Language
14 4 (2.45%) Embedded C++
15 3 (1.84%) Perl
15 3 (1.84%) VB
15 3 (1.84%) Erlang
15 3 (1.84%) F#
16 2 (1.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 48 (29.45%) Degree
2 20 (12.27%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.75%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.13%) PhD
5 6 (3.68%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.84%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.68%) QA
2 3 (1.84%) AIFMD
3 2 (1.23%) IEC 61508
3 2 (1.23%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.61%) JTAG
4 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.45%) Firmware
1 4 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.23%) Cygwin
2 2 (1.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (3.07%) Graphite
Vendors
1 11 (6.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.91%) SAP
3 6 (3.68%) Mapinfo
4 5 (3.07%) Tableau
5 4 (2.45%) VMware
5 4 (2.45%) Splunk
6 3 (1.84%) Google
6 3 (1.84%) Panasonic
6 3 (1.84%) MathWorks
6 3 (1.84%) Motorola
6 3 (1.84%) Nokia
7 2 (1.23%) Alteryx
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle
7 2 (1.23%) Perforce
8 1 (0.61%) Teradata
8 1 (0.61%) Luciad
8 1 (0.61%) Freescale
8 1 (0.61%) ESRI
8 1 (0.61%) IBM
8 1 (0.61%) Murex
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