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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 528 500 506
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +6
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 58 55 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 0.31% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 26
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £209 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £467 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+37.70% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -19.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.47 £37.00 £32.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £42.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £40.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -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
19485 18017 17104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.45% 37.62% 38.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13289 11823 10727
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
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 £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 379 549
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.02 £15.33 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £48.50 £45.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 3 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 3 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 3 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 +1 28 £478 +32.63% 31
East of England -2 7 £225 -28.00% 13
West Midlands 0 6 - - 11
South East -15 6 - - 19
South West -17 6 £420 +44.82% 8
North West -15 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
MATLAB
UK

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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 59 (42.14%) Python
2 48 (34.29%) C++
3 39 (27.86%) Degree
4 38 (27.14%) R
5 34 (24.29%) Analytics
5 34 (24.29%) Simulink
6 32 (22.86%) C
6 32 (22.86%) Software Engineering
7 28 (20.00%) Hadoop
8 25 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (17.14%) Statistics
9 24 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (17.14%) Java
10 22 (15.71%) Finance
11 21 (15.00%) SQL
11 21 (15.00%) SAS
11 21 (15.00%) Algorithms
12 20 (14.29%) Validation
12 20 (14.29%) Security Cleared
13 19 (13.57%) Data Analysis
13 19 (13.57%) Automotive
14 17 (12.14%) MS Excel
15 16 (11.43%) Statistical Analysis
16 15 (10.71%) Mathematics
16 15 (10.71%) UML
16 15 (10.71%) Data Modelling
17 14 (10.00%) Linux
17 14 (10.00%) VBA
18 13 (9.29%) C#
18 13 (9.29%) SC Cleared

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 21 (15.00%) SAS
2 7 (5.00%) ArcGIS
3 5 (3.57%) Apache Pig
4 4 (2.86%) Apache
5 2 (1.43%) Kinematics
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 34 (24.29%) Simulink
2 17 (12.14%) MS Excel
3 8 (5.71%) Stateflow
4 6 (4.29%) MS Office
4 6 (4.29%) TargetLink
5 5 (3.57%) SPSS
6 4 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (1.43%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.71%) Stata
8 1 (0.71%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.71%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.57%) Wireless
2 4 (2.86%) LDAP
2 4 (2.86%) LTE
3 3 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.14%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.43%) FlexRay
5 1 (0.71%) GSM
5 1 (0.71%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.71%) WLAN
5 1 (0.71%) WCDMA
5 1 (0.71%) SNMP
5 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.71%) ATM
5 1 (0.71%) HSDPA
5 1 (0.71%) HSUPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 8 (5.71%) Apache Hive
2 8 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 7 (5.00%) Big Data
4 5 (3.57%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.86%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.14%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.14%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.43%) Mahout
7 2 (1.43%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.71%) HBase
8 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.71%) Impala
Development Applications
1 13 (9.29%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (7.86%) Rational Rhapsody
3 6 (4.29%) Subversion
3 6 (4.29%) ClearCase
4 3 (2.14%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.14%) ClearQuest
5 2 (1.43%) JIRA
5 2 (1.43%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.43%) GCC
5 2 (1.43%) CANoe
6 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.71%) eggPlant
6 1 (0.71%) LabVIEW
General
1 22 (15.71%) Finance
2 19 (13.57%) Automotive
3 13 (9.29%) Retail
4 11 (7.86%) Banking
5 10 (7.14%) Telecoms
6 9 (6.43%) Electronics
7 8 (5.71%) Investment Banking
8 7 (5.00%) Aerospace
9 4 (2.86%) Avionics
10 2 (1.43%) Marketing
10 2 (1.43%) Front Office
10 2 (1.43%) Back Office
11 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.71%) Military
11 1 (0.71%) German Language
Job Titles
1 30 (21.43%) Software Engineer
2 22 (15.71%) Developer
3 21 (15.00%) Analyst
4 16 (11.43%) Data Scientist
5 8 (5.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 7 (5.00%) Architect
6 7 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (5.00%) Data Manager
7 6 (4.29%) Quantitative Analyst
7 6 (4.29%) Senior Manager
7 6 (4.29%) Programmer
7 6 (4.29%) Team Leader
8 5 (3.57%) C++ Developer
9 4 (2.86%) Systems Architect
9 4 (2.86%) Design Engineer
9 4 (2.86%) Test Engineer
9 4 (2.86%) Risk Analyst
9 4 (2.86%) Computer Engineer
9 4 (2.86%) RAD Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.29%) .NET
2 5 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 5 (3.57%) Natural Language Processing
3 4 (2.86%) OpenGL
3 4 (2.86%) HTML
4 3 (2.14%) SciPy
4 3 (2.14%) NumPy
5 2 (1.43%) REST
5 2 (1.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (1.43%) Web Services
5 2 (1.43%) WinForms
5 2 (1.43%) OpenCV
6 1 (0.71%) OpenCL
6 1 (0.71%) JFC
6 1 (0.71%) Java EE
6 1 (0.71%) WCF
6 1 (0.71%) WPF
6 1 (0.71%) Qt
6 1 (0.71%) Middleware
6 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (17.14%) Statistics
3 21 (15.00%) Algorithms
4 15 (10.71%) Mathematics
5 11 (7.86%) Computer Science
5 11 (7.86%) Credit Risk
6 10 (7.14%) Visualisation
7 8 (5.71%) Social Media
7 8 (5.71%) Physics
8 7 (5.00%) Mechatronics
8 7 (5.00%) GIS
8 7 (5.00%) VHDL
9 6 (4.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 6 (4.29%) Market Risk
9 6 (4.29%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (3.57%) CAN bus
11 4 (2.86%) Data Integration
12 3 (2.14%) Ontologies
13 2 (1.43%) Robotics
13 2 (1.43%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.00%) Linux
2 9 (6.43%) Windows
3 7 (5.00%) UNIX
4 1 (0.71%) VxWorks
4 1 (0.71%) Android
4 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.29%) Analytics
2 32 (22.86%) Software Engineering
3 24 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (14.29%) Validation
5 19 (13.57%) Data Analysis
6 16 (11.43%) Statistical Analysis
7 15 (10.71%) UML
7 15 (10.71%) Data Modelling
8 12 (8.57%) Project Management
9 11 (7.86%) Open Source
10 10 (7.14%) Signal Processing
10 10 (7.14%) Quantitative Analysis
10 10 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (7.14%) SysML
11 8 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (5.71%) Embedded Software Development
12 7 (5.00%) Software Architecture
13 6 (4.29%) MapReduce
13 6 (4.29%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (42.14%) Python
2 48 (34.29%) C++
3 38 (27.14%) R
4 32 (22.86%) C
5 24 (17.14%) Java
6 21 (15.00%) SQL
7 14 (10.00%) VBA
8 13 (9.29%) C#
9 9 (6.43%) Embedded C
9 9 (6.43%) Ruby
10 6 (4.29%) Shell Script
11 5 (3.57%) Clojure
11 5 (3.57%) Assembly Language
12 4 (2.86%) VB.NET
13 3 (2.14%) Perl
13 3 (2.14%) Embedded C++
13 3 (2.14%) Erlang
14 2 (1.43%) Scala
14 2 (1.43%) ANSI C
14 2 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (27.86%) Degree
2 20 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 13 (9.29%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.71%) PhD
5 4 (2.86%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) QA
2 3 (2.14%) AIFMD
3 2 (1.43%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.71%) JTAG
4 1 (0.71%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 4 (2.86%) Firmware
1 4 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.14%) HDFS
3 2 (1.43%) Cygwin
4 1 (0.71%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (3.57%) Graphite
2 1 (0.71%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.00%) Mapinfo
2 7 (5.00%) SAP
3 5 (3.57%) Tableau
4 4 (2.86%) Splunk
4 4 (2.86%) VMware
5 3 (2.14%) Google
5 3 (2.14%) Panasonic
5 3 (2.14%) MathWorks
5 3 (2.14%) Motorola
5 3 (2.14%) Nokia
5 3 (2.14%) Oracle
5 3 (2.14%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.43%) Perforce
6 2 (1.43%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.71%) Freescale
7 1 (0.71%) Teradata
7 1 (0.71%) Murex
7 1 (0.71%) EMC
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