The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 500 543 584
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +41
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 124 93 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.18% 0.085%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 0.46% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 46 25
Median daily rate £388 £450 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £283 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £598 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £388 £340
% change year-on-year
-10.90% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 19 4
Median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £41.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.94% -12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £31.15 £36.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £43.50 £46.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £41.22
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -12.65%
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
20346 20282 19467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 41.02% 38.44% 36.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14108 13936 12768
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 431 479 387
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.66 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing MATLAB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 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 29 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the England region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 52 £500 - 10
East of England +34 37 £325 -23.52% 9
South East +28 14 £375 -11.76% 8
South West +18 11 - - 5
Yorkshire +15 4 £463 - 1
North West - 3 £400 - 3
West Midlands -44 2 - - 4
East Midlands -17 1 - - 5
MATLAB
UK

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MATLAB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 87 (39.91%) R
2 86 (39.45%) Python
3 85 (38.99%) SQL
4 66 (30.28%) C++
5 55 (25.23%) Algorithms
6 54 (24.77%) Simulink
7 52 (23.85%) Java
8 51 (23.39%) Software Engineering
8 51 (23.39%) Degree
9 49 (22.48%) Analytics
10 48 (22.02%) Finance
11 40 (18.35%) Machine Learning
12 39 (17.89%) Statistics
13 36 (16.51%) Mathematics
14 35 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
15 34 (15.60%) Analytical Skills
16 33 (15.14%) C
17 30 (13.76%) PhD
17 30 (13.76%) SAS
18 29 (13.30%) Computer Science
18 29 (13.30%) Data Analytics
18 29 (13.30%) Hadoop
19 26 (11.93%) Validation
19 26 (11.93%) Linux
20 25 (11.47%) Data Analysis
21 24 (11.01%) Data Mining
21 24 (11.01%) Business Intelligence
22 23 (10.55%) C#
22 23 (10.55%) Retail
22 23 (10.55%) Rational DOORS

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (13.76%) SAS
2 16 (7.34%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.29%) Apache Pig
3 5 (2.29%) IIS
4 4 (1.83%) Apache
5 3 (1.38%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 54 (24.77%) Simulink
2 19 (8.72%) SPSS
3 8 (3.67%) Stata
4 7 (3.21%) Stateflow
5 5 (2.29%) Mathematica
6 3 (1.38%) MS Excel
6 3 (1.38%) TargetLink
7 1 (0.46%) LaTeX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.38%) Google Analytics
1 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.46%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (0.46%) Office 365
3 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.83%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.38%) Firewall
2 3 (1.38%) LDAP
3 2 (0.92%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.92%) LTE
3 2 (0.92%) Network Security
3 2 (0.92%) RS-232
3 2 (0.92%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.92%) Wireless
4 1 (0.46%) DAB
4 1 (0.46%) DNS
4 1 (0.46%) FlexRay
4 1 (0.46%) FTP
4 1 (0.46%) NFC
4 1 (0.46%) OFDM
4 1 (0.46%) RS-485
4 1 (0.46%) SMTP
4 1 (0.46%) VoIP
4 1 (0.46%) VPN
4 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.30%) Hadoop
2 24 (11.01%) Data Mining
3 21 (9.63%) Big Data
4 17 (7.80%) Apache Hive
5 15 (6.88%) Relational Database
6 11 (5.05%) HBase
7 9 (4.13%) QlikView
8 8 (3.67%) MySQL
8 8 (3.67%) SQL Server
9 5 (2.29%) CouchDB
9 5 (2.29%) Mahout
9 5 (2.29%) OLAP
9 5 (2.29%) Oracle OLAP
9 5 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.38%) HAWQ
11 3 (1.38%) Mixpanel
11 3 (1.38%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (10.55%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (5.05%) Rational Rhapsody
3 10 (4.59%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.21%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.75%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.29%) JIRA
6 5 (2.29%) NUnit
6 5 (2.29%) SpecFlow
7 4 (1.83%) LabVIEW
7 4 (1.83%) Subversion
8 2 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.92%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.46%) GoogleTest
9 1 (0.46%) PVCS
9 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.46%) TestDirector
General
1 48 (22.02%) Finance
2 23 (10.55%) Retail
3 22 (10.09%) Banking
4 16 (7.34%) Aerospace
5 12 (5.50%) Electronics
6 10 (4.59%) Automotive
6 10 (4.59%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.29%) Marketing
8 4 (1.83%) Front Office
9 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.38%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.92%) Advertising
10 2 (0.92%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.92%) Military
11 1 (0.46%) Avionics
11 1 (0.46%) Games
11 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (19.72%) Developer
2 41 (18.81%) Software Engineer
3 36 (16.51%) Data Scientist
4 29 (13.30%) Analyst
5 15 (6.88%) MATLAB Engineer
6 13 (5.96%) MATLAB Developer
7 12 (5.50%) .NET Developer
7 12 (5.50%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (4.13%) C# Developer
8 9 (4.13%) Data Analyst
8 9 (4.13%) Software Developer
9 8 (3.67%) Data Engineer
9 8 (3.67%) Python Developer
9 8 (3.67%) Quantitative Developer
10 7 (3.21%) Ada Engineer
10 7 (3.21%) Ada Software Engineer
10 7 (3.21%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (3.21%) Java Developer
10 7 (3.21%) SQL Analyst
10 7 (3.21%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.72%) .NET
2 11 (5.05%) RESTful
2 11 (5.05%) Web Services
3 8 (3.67%) CSS
3 8 (3.67%) HTML
4 7 (3.21%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.29%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (1.38%) Cascading
6 3 (1.38%) D3.js
6 3 (1.38%) Middleware
7 2 (0.92%) Kafka
7 2 (0.92%) PyQt
8 1 (0.46%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.46%) GWT
8 1 (0.46%) JSON
8 1 (0.46%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (0.46%) NumPy
8 1 (0.46%) Qt
8 1 (0.46%) REST
8 1 (0.46%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (25.23%) Algorithms
2 39 (17.89%) Statistics
3 36 (16.51%) Mathematics
4 34 (15.60%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (13.30%) Computer Science
6 14 (6.42%) Credit Risk
7 13 (5.96%) Physics
8 9 (4.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (2.75%) Economics
9 6 (2.75%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (2.75%) Market Risk
9 6 (2.75%) TWAP
9 6 (2.75%) User Experience
9 6 (2.75%) Visualisation
9 6 (2.75%) VWAP
10 5 (2.29%) Neural Network
10 5 (2.29%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (1.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (1.38%) Derivative
12 3 (1.38%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.93%) Linux
2 16 (7.34%) Unix
3 6 (2.75%) Windows
4 3 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.92%) Android
5 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.46%) CentOS
6 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.46%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (23.39%) Software Engineering
2 49 (22.48%) Analytics
3 40 (18.35%) Machine Learning
4 35 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (13.30%) Data Analytics
6 26 (11.93%) Validation
7 25 (11.47%) Data Analysis
8 24 (11.01%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (8.26%) Configuration Management
10 17 (7.80%) Integration Testing
11 16 (7.34%) UML
12 14 (6.42%) OO
13 12 (5.50%) Data Modelling
14 10 (4.59%) Statistical Modelling
15 8 (3.67%) API Development
15 8 (3.67%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (3.67%) Electronic Trading
15 8 (3.67%) Low Latency
15 8 (3.67%) Requirements Management
16 7 (3.21%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 87 (39.91%) R
2 86 (39.45%) Python
3 85 (38.99%) SQL
4 66 (30.28%) C++
5 52 (23.85%) Java
6 33 (15.14%) C
7 23 (10.55%) C#
8 15 (6.88%) Ruby
8 15 (6.88%) Shell Script
9 13 (5.96%) PHP
10 12 (5.50%) Ada
11 10 (4.59%) Perl
12 9 (4.13%) Ada 95
13 7 (3.21%) Embedded C
14 6 (2.75%) Scala
15 5 (2.29%) Embedded C++
15 5 (2.29%) PL/SQL
15 5 (2.29%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.83%) Fortran
16 4 (1.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 51 (23.39%) Degree
2 30 (13.76%) PhD
3 15 (6.88%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.83%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.92%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.46%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.75%) DO-178B
2 5 (2.29%) MISRA
3 4 (1.83%) ISO26262
3 4 (1.83%) QA
4 2 (0.92%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.92%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.46%) Basel II
5 1 (0.46%) DO-254
5 1 (0.46%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (1.38%) HDFS
1 3 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.92%) Firmware
3 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.46%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.46%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (8.72%) Teradata
2 18 (8.26%) Oracle
3 12 (5.50%) Tableau
4 9 (4.13%) Informatica
5 6 (2.75%) VMware
6 5 (2.29%) MathWorks
7 4 (1.83%) Google
7 4 (1.83%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.83%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.38%) Apple
8 3 (1.38%) Attivio
8 3 (1.38%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.46%) CA
9 1 (0.46%) Freescale
9 1 (0.46%) IBM
9 1 (0.46%) MKS
9 1 (0.46%) Serena
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