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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 528 531 512
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 80 47 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 0.26% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 31 13
Average daily rate £525 £538 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £308 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £285
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +24.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 8 29
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.50% -12.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.49%
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
18262 17808 16947
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.68% 37.91% 37.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12537 11947 10826
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 493 413 460
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 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
London +12 33 £600 - 23
East of England +18 24 £325 +26.21% 19
South East +2 12 £233 -37.16% 5
South West +1 7 £450 +2.27% 5
East Midlands - 2 £425 - 3
MATLAB
UK

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 56 (39.44%) Python
2 45 (31.69%) Software Engineering
3 40 (28.17%) C++
3 40 (28.17%) SQL
4 37 (26.06%) Simulink
4 37 (26.06%) Finance
5 36 (25.35%) C
5 36 (25.35%) R
6 33 (23.24%) Algorithms
7 32 (22.54%) Degree
7 32 (22.54%) Mathematics
8 31 (21.83%) C#
8 31 (21.83%) Java
8 31 (21.83%) Analytics
9 23 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (14.79%) Validation
11 20 (14.08%) VBA
12 19 (13.38%) Linux
12 19 (13.38%) Machine Learning
13 18 (12.68%) Big Data
13 18 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (12.68%) Embedded C
14 17 (11.97%) Electronics
15 16 (11.27%) SAS
16 15 (10.56%) MS Excel
16 15 (10.56%) Microsoft
16 15 (10.56%) .NET
16 15 (10.56%) SQL Server
16 15 (10.56%) Front Office
16 15 (10.56%) Banking

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 16 (11.27%) SAS
2 9 (6.34%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.82%) Apache Pig
3 4 (2.82%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.41%) Apache
4 2 (1.41%) IIS
4 2 (1.41%) JBoss
5 1 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.70%) Kinematics
Applications
1 37 (26.06%) Simulink
2 15 (10.56%) MS Excel
3 11 (7.75%) SPSS
4 8 (5.63%) MS Office
5 7 (4.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (3.52%) Stateflow
6 5 (3.52%) TargetLink
7 1 (0.70%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.70%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.41%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.11%) GitHub
2 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.11%) FlexRay
2 2 (1.41%) RS-232
3 1 (0.70%) HTTP
3 1 (0.70%) LDAP
3 1 (0.70%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (0.70%) SpaceWire
3 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.68%) Big Data
2 15 (10.56%) SQL Server
3 12 (8.45%) Hadoop
4 11 (7.75%) Apache Hive
5 8 (5.63%) Data Mining
6 6 (4.23%) MS Access
7 4 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.82%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.82%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.82%) SAP HANA
8 3 (2.11%) HBase
8 3 (2.11%) KDB
8 3 (2.11%) MySQL
8 3 (2.11%) QlikView
9 2 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.41%) DB2
9 2 (1.41%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.41%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (4.93%) Eclipse
1 7 (4.93%) Rational DOORS
1 7 (4.93%) Rational Rhapsody
2 6 (4.23%) Cucumber
2 6 (4.23%) SpecFlow
2 6 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.82%) LabVIEW
3 4 (2.82%) Subversion
4 3 (2.11%) ClearCase
4 3 (2.11%) Selenium
5 2 (1.41%) Arquillian
5 2 (1.41%) JIRA
5 2 (1.41%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.41%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.70%) GCC
6 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.70%) RStudio
General
1 37 (26.06%) Finance
2 17 (11.97%) Electronics
3 15 (10.56%) Banking
3 15 (10.56%) Front Office
4 13 (9.15%) Automotive
5 10 (7.04%) Aerospace
5 10 (7.04%) Manufacturing
6 8 (5.63%) Retail
7 6 (4.23%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.82%) Financial Institution
9 3 (2.11%) Marketing
9 3 (2.11%) Military
10 2 (1.41%) Avionics
10 2 (1.41%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.41%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.70%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 46 (32.39%) Developer
2 30 (21.13%) Software Engineer
3 20 (14.08%) Analyst
4 17 (11.97%) MATLAB Developer
5 14 (9.86%) Quantitative Developer
6 11 (7.75%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (7.04%) Embedded Engineer
8 9 (6.34%) C Software Engineer
8 9 (6.34%) C# Developer
8 9 (6.34%) Data Scientist
8 9 (6.34%) Embedded C Engineer
8 9 (6.34%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 9 (6.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 9 (6.34%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 8 (5.63%) DSP Engineer
10 7 (4.93%) Audio DSP Engineer
10 7 (4.93%) Audio Engineer
10 7 (4.93%) Audio Software Engineer
10 7 (4.93%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
10 7 (4.93%) DSP Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.56%) .NET
2 8 (5.63%) WPF
3 6 (4.23%) HTML
4 5 (3.52%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.52%) CSS
4 5 (3.52%) WCF
4 5 (3.52%) XML
5 3 (2.11%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.11%) Web Services
6 2 (1.41%) OpenGL
7 1 (0.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (0.70%) Middleware
7 1 (0.70%) OpenCV
7 1 (0.70%) Qt
7 1 (0.70%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.70%) SciPy
7 1 (0.70%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 33 (23.24%) Algorithms
2 32 (22.54%) Mathematics
3 18 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (10.56%) Statistics
5 11 (7.75%) Physics
6 10 (7.04%) Derivative
7 7 (4.93%) Computer Science
7 7 (4.93%) Credit Risk
7 7 (4.93%) Visualisation
8 6 (4.23%) Fixed Income
8 6 (4.23%) Market Risk
9 5 (3.52%) Applied Mathematics
9 5 (3.52%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (2.82%) Economics
10 4 (2.82%) Equities
10 4 (2.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (2.82%) Social Media
10 4 (2.82%) Wiki
11 3 (2.11%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (2.11%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.38%) Linux
2 14 (9.86%) Unix
3 6 (4.23%) Windows
4 1 (0.70%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.70%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (31.69%) Software Engineering
2 31 (21.83%) Analytics
3 23 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (14.79%) Validation
5 19 (13.38%) Machine Learning
6 13 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (9.15%) Data Analysis
6 13 (9.15%) Signal Processing
7 11 (7.75%) Data Modelling
8 9 (6.34%) Digital Signal Processing
8 9 (6.34%) Integration Testing
9 8 (5.63%) MVC
9 8 (5.63%) Risk Management
9 8 (5.63%) Scrum
9 8 (5.63%) UML
10 7 (4.93%) Asset Management
10 7 (4.93%) Investment Management
10 7 (4.93%) Predictive Analytics
10 7 (4.93%) Project Management
10 7 (4.93%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (39.44%) Python
2 40 (28.17%) C++
2 40 (28.17%) SQL
3 36 (25.35%) C
3 36 (25.35%) R
4 31 (21.83%) C#
4 31 (21.83%) Java
5 20 (14.08%) VBA
6 18 (12.68%) Embedded C
7 11 (7.75%) JavaScript
8 9 (6.34%) Scala
9 6 (4.23%) Perl
10 5 (3.52%) Ada
10 5 (3.52%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.52%) VB
11 4 (2.82%) Ada 95
11 4 (2.82%) Embedded C++
11 4 (2.82%) VC++
12 3 (2.11%) Ruby
12 3 (2.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (22.54%) Degree
2 10 (7.04%) PhD
2 10 (7.04%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.93%) ISEB
3 7 (4.93%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.11%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.41%) CFA
5 2 (1.41%) MBA
6 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.63%) QA
2 7 (4.93%) MISRA
3 4 (2.82%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.11%) ISO26262
5 2 (1.41%) DO-178B
5 2 (1.41%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.70%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 12207
6 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
6 1 (0.70%) JTAG
6 1 (0.70%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (2.11%) Firmware
2 2 (1.41%) HDFS
3 1 (0.70%) Cygwin
3 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) Ambari
Vendors
1 15 (10.56%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.86%) Oracle
3 8 (5.63%) Informatica
3 8 (5.63%) Tableau
3 8 (5.63%) Teradata
4 7 (4.93%) IBM
4 7 (4.93%) SAP
5 5 (3.52%) MathWorks
6 3 (2.11%) Bloomberg
6 3 (2.11%) FactSet
6 3 (2.11%) Reuters
7 2 (1.41%) Apple
7 2 (1.41%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.41%) Freescale
7 2 (1.41%) QNX
7 2 (1.41%) Xilinx
8 1 (0.70%) Murex
8 1 (0.70%) QAD
8 1 (0.70%) RapidMiner
8 1 (0.70%) VMware
South West England
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West England
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £45 to £50 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Rate: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
South West England
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 14 days ago