The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 526 494 460
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -34
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 44 48 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.10% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.27% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 35
Average daily rate
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£318 £450 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.44% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £296 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £640 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £338 £250
% change year-on-year
-10.37% +35.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 26
Average hourly rate £40.50 £50.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% +36.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £35.79 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £50.00 £38.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £50.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-19.00% +36.98%
Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18402 17976 19300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.27% 38.64% 36.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11982 11353 11764
Average daily rate £390 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 383 528 750
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £17.50 £18.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
MATLAB
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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 25 July 2014.

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
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 25 July 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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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 -6 12 £409 -18.20% 22
South West -20 10 £283 -37.22% 1
East of England -28 10 £313 -3.84% 12
South East -11 8 £308 +7.89% 14
West Midlands - 3 - - 3
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 7
North East - - - -
MATLAB
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MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 48 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 41 (36.61%) Simulink
3 34 (30.36%) C++
4 29 (25.89%) SQL
5 28 (25.00%) UML
6 27 (24.11%) Degree
7 26 (23.21%) Security Cleared
8 23 (20.54%) C
8 23 (20.54%) Rational DOORS
9 22 (19.64%) Java
10 21 (18.75%) R
11 20 (17.86%) SAS
12 18 (16.07%) Validation
13 16 (14.29%) Automotive
13 16 (14.29%) Finance
13 16 (14.29%) SC Cleared
14 15 (13.39%) Rational Rhapsody
14 15 (13.39%) Military
14 15 (13.39%) Hadoop
15 14 (12.50%) Analytics
16 13 (11.61%) Avionics
16 13 (11.61%) Requirements Management
16 13 (11.61%) C#
17 12 (10.71%) .NET
17 12 (10.71%) Statistics
17 12 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
18 11 (9.82%) MapReduce
18 11 (9.82%) DO-178B
18 11 (9.82%) Mathematics
19 10 (8.93%) SQL Server

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 20 (17.86%) SAS
2 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.79%) Apache
3 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.79%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.89%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.89%) IIS
Applications
1 41 (36.61%) Simulink
2 6 (5.36%) SPSS
2 6 (5.36%) Mathematica
3 5 (4.46%) Stata
4 3 (2.68%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.79%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.79%) MS Office
5 2 (1.79%) GIMP
6 1 (0.89%) Weka
6 1 (0.89%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.89%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) Wireless
1 3 (2.68%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.68%) LTE
2 2 (1.79%) 4G
2 2 (1.79%) GSM
3 1 (0.89%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.89%) PPP
3 1 (0.89%) CDMA
3 1 (0.89%) GPRS
3 1 (0.89%) IPv6
3 1 (0.89%) 3G
3 1 (0.89%) TDMA
3 1 (0.89%) HSDPA
3 1 (0.89%) WiMAX
3 1 (0.89%) HSUPA
3 1 (0.89%) OFDM
3 1 (0.89%) MIMO
3 1 (0.89%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.39%) Hadoop
2 10 (8.93%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.04%) NoSQL
3 9 (8.04%) Big Data
4 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.36%) Apache Hive
5 4 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.57%) Data Mining
5 4 (3.57%) HBase
5 4 (3.57%) Mahout
6 3 (2.68%) QlikView
7 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.79%) MySQL
7 2 (1.79%) MS Access
7 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.89%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 23 (20.54%) Rational DOORS
2 15 (13.39%) Rational Rhapsody
3 6 (5.36%) LabVIEW
4 4 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.57%) Subversion
5 3 (2.68%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.79%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (1.79%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.79%) NUnit
6 2 (1.79%) Selenium
6 2 (1.79%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.89%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.89%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.89%) RSpec
7 1 (0.89%) MSTest
7 1 (0.89%) Moq
General
1 16 (14.29%) Finance
1 16 (14.29%) Automotive
2 15 (13.39%) Military
3 13 (11.61%) Avionics
4 8 (7.14%) Electronics
5 5 (4.46%) Banking
6 4 (3.57%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.89%) Games
8 1 (0.89%) Legal
8 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (32.14%) Software Engineer
2 17 (15.18%) Developer
3 12 (10.71%) Data Scientist
4 11 (9.82%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (7.14%) Analyst
5 8 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
6 7 (6.25%) Principal Systems Engineer
7 5 (4.46%) Quantitative Developer
7 5 (4.46%) Software Developer
7 5 (4.46%) Data Analyst
8 4 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (2.68%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (2.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (2.68%) Quantitative Analyst
9 3 (2.68%) DSP Engineer
9 3 (2.68%) C Software Engineer
9 3 (2.68%) Test Leader
9 3 (2.68%) FPGA Engineer
10 2 (1.79%) SQL Developer
10 2 (1.79%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.71%) .NET
2 11 (9.82%) MapReduce
3 6 (5.36%) jQuery
4 4 (3.57%) HTML
4 4 (3.57%) Hibernate
4 4 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 4 (3.57%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.57%) CSS
4 4 (3.57%) STL
5 3 (2.68%) WinForms
5 3 (2.68%) WPF
5 3 (2.68%) Ajax
5 3 (2.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (2.68%) CSS3
6 2 (1.79%) HTML5
6 2 (1.79%) Scilab
6 2 (1.79%) LINQ
6 2 (1.79%) DHTML
6 2 (1.79%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.71%) Statistics
1 12 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (9.82%) Mathematics
3 9 (8.04%) Visualisation
3 9 (8.04%) Physics
4 7 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.36%) CAN bus
5 6 (5.36%) Economics
5 6 (5.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (3.57%) Firmware
7 3 (2.68%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.68%) VHDL
7 3 (2.68%) Equities
8 2 (1.79%) Verilog
8 2 (1.79%) Neural Network
9 1 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.89%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.89%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.93%) Linux
2 3 (2.68%) UNIX
2 3 (2.68%) Windows
3 1 (0.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 28 (25.00%) UML
3 18 (16.07%) Validation
4 14 (12.50%) Analytics
5 13 (11.61%) Requirements Management
6 10 (8.93%) OO
7 9 (8.04%) Configuration Management
7 9 (8.04%) Data Analysis
8 7 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.25%) ETL
8 7 (6.25%) Multithreading
8 7 (6.25%) Statistical Modelling
9 6 (5.36%) Resource Management
10 5 (4.46%) Predictive Analytics
10 5 (4.46%) Signal Processing
10 5 (4.46%) Data Management
10 5 (4.46%) Machine Learning
11 4 (3.57%) Embedded Software Development
11 4 (3.57%) Software Testing
11 4 (3.57%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 34 (30.36%) C++
2 29 (25.89%) SQL
3 23 (20.54%) C
4 22 (19.64%) Java
5 21 (18.75%) R
6 13 (11.61%) C#
7 10 (8.93%) Python
8 7 (6.25%) Embedded C
9 6 (5.36%) VBA
10 5 (4.46%) JavaScript
11 4 (3.57%) VB
12 3 (2.68%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.68%) Ruby
13 2 (1.79%) Assembly Language
13 2 (1.79%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.79%) Perl
13 2 (1.79%) PHP
14 1 (0.89%) Delphi
14 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.89%) Ada
Qualifications
1 27 (24.11%) Degree
2 26 (23.21%) Security Cleared
3 16 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.46%) PhD
5 3 (2.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (1.79%) Postgraduate
6 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.89%) ACCA
7 1 (0.89%) CIMA
7 1 (0.89%) MBA
7 1 (0.89%) MCSE
7 1 (0.89%) ISEB
7 1 (0.89%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.82%) DO-178B
2 4 (3.57%) DO-254
3 1 (0.89%) ARP4754
3 1 (0.89%) DO-160
3 1 (0.89%) Basel III
3 1 (0.89%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.46%) Oracle
3 4 (3.57%) Serena
3 4 (3.57%) Xilinx
3 4 (3.57%) Mentor Graphics
4 2 (1.79%) Teradata
4 2 (1.79%) Omniture
4 2 (1.79%) HP
4 2 (1.79%) Hyperion
4 2 (1.79%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.79%) MathWorks
4 2 (1.79%) MKS
4 2 (1.79%) Actel
5 1 (0.89%) Red Gate
5 1 (0.89%) Tableau
5 1 (0.89%) Freescale
5 1 (0.89%) SolidWorks
5 1 (0.89%) Autodesk
5 1 (0.89%) Borland
5 1 (0.89%) Intel
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