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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 479 564 572
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +8
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 129 55 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.68% 0.28% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 27 32
Median daily rate £500 £500 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £320 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £720 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £393 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.45% +20.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 10
Median hourly rate £47.50 £35.22 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.86% -5.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.60 £31.44 £32.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.75 £42.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +0.67%
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
18938 19857 19704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.83% 39.07% 37.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13116 13631 13535
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 513 405
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +31 68 £550 +10.00% 20
East of England +26 22 £315 -18.18% 12
South East +42 20 £525 +23.52% 9
South West +16 8 £400 - 3
West Midlands -20 6 - - 2
East Midlands -7 5 £475 - 1
MATLAB
UK

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 117 (46.80%) Python
2 93 (37.20%) R
3 80 (32.00%) SQL
4 73 (29.20%) Finance
5 68 (27.20%) C++
5 68 (27.20%) Algorithms
6 65 (26.00%) Simulink
7 57 (22.80%) Analytics
8 54 (21.60%) Statistics
9 52 (20.80%) Software Engineering
9 52 (20.80%) Degree
10 50 (20.00%) Machine Learning
11 49 (19.60%) Java
12 44 (17.60%) C
13 43 (17.20%) Mathematics
14 39 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
15 36 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
15 36 (14.40%) Hadoop
16 35 (14.00%) Banking
17 30 (12.00%) Big Data
18 29 (11.60%) Apache Spark
18 29 (11.60%) Computer Science
19 27 (10.80%) Linux
19 27 (10.80%) PhD
20 26 (10.40%) Relational Database
21 25 (10.00%) Apache Hive
21 25 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
21 25 (10.00%) Validation
22 23 (9.20%) Data Analysis
22 23 (9.20%) 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 29 (11.60%) Apache Spark
2 20 (8.00%) SAS
3 10 (4.00%) Apache
4 8 (3.20%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.60%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.80%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.40%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.40%) CMS
7 1 (0.40%) Confluence
7 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.40%) IIS
7 1 (0.40%) JBoss
7 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 65 (26.00%) Simulink
2 13 (5.20%) SPSS
3 8 (3.20%) Stateflow
4 5 (2.00%) Mathematica
5 4 (1.60%) MS Excel
5 4 (1.60%) TargetLink
5 4 (1.60%) Weka
6 3 (1.20%) Stata
7 1 (0.40%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.40%) LaTeX
7 1 (0.40%) MS Office
7 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.20%) Flurry Analytics
3 3 (1.20%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.80%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.40%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (0.40%) Office 365
5 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.60%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.20%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.20%) Firewall
3 2 (0.80%) LDAP
3 2 (0.80%) LTE
3 2 (0.80%) Network Security
4 1 (0.40%) DHCP
4 1 (0.40%) DNS
4 1 (0.40%) FlexRay
4 1 (0.40%) FTP
4 1 (0.40%) Profibus
4 1 (0.40%) SMTP
4 1 (0.40%) VoIP
4 1 (0.40%) VPN
4 1 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (14.40%) Hadoop
2 30 (12.00%) Big Data
3 26 (10.40%) Relational Database
4 25 (10.00%) Apache Hive
5 14 (5.60%) Data Mining
6 13 (5.20%) NoSQL
7 11 (4.40%) MongoDB
7 11 (4.40%) SQL Server
8 10 (4.00%) HBase
9 9 (3.60%) Mahout
9 9 (3.60%) RDBMS
10 8 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (3.20%) Power BI
11 6 (2.40%) Neo4j
11 6 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (2.00%) Data Lake
12 5 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (2.00%) KDB
13 4 (1.60%) MySQL
13 4 (1.60%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (9.20%) Rational DOORS
2 13 (5.20%) Rational Rhapsody
3 12 (4.80%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.40%) JIRA
5 3 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.20%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.80%) Apache Continuum
6 2 (0.80%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.40%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.40%) Maven
7 1 (0.40%) NUnit
7 1 (0.40%) PVCS
7 1 (0.40%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.40%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.40%) Subversion
7 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.40%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 73 (29.20%) Finance
2 35 (14.00%) Banking
3 22 (8.80%) Retail
4 16 (6.40%) Front Office
4 16 (6.40%) Investment Banking
5 11 (4.40%) Aerospace
6 10 (4.00%) Electronics
7 8 (3.20%) Automotive
8 7 (2.80%) Marketing
9 6 (2.40%) Manufacturing
10 5 (2.00%) Telecoms
11 3 (1.20%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.80%) Advertising
12 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.80%) Military
13 1 (0.40%) Avionics
13 1 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 63 (25.20%) Developer
2 43 (17.20%) Software Engineer
3 40 (16.00%) Data Scientist
4 29 (11.60%) Analyst
5 28 (11.20%) MATLAB Developer
6 18 (7.20%) MATLAB Engineer
7 12 (4.80%) Architect
8 11 (4.40%) C# Developer
9 10 (4.00%) .NET Developer
10 9 (3.60%) Ada Engineer
10 9 (3.60%) Ada Software Engineer
10 9 (3.60%) Data Analyst
10 9 (3.60%) Data Engineer
10 9 (3.60%) Java Developer
10 9 (3.60%) Quantitative Developer
10 9 (3.60%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (3.20%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (3.20%) Python Developer
11 8 (3.20%) SQL Developer
12 7 (2.80%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.00%) .NET
2 12 (4.80%) RESTful
2 12 (4.80%) Web Services
3 9 (3.60%) Kafka
4 7 (2.80%) D3.js
5 6 (2.40%) Natural Language Processing
5 6 (2.40%) NumPy
5 6 (2.40%) scikit-learn
6 4 (1.60%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.20%) Akka
7 3 (1.20%) Cascading
8 2 (0.80%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.80%) HTML
8 2 (0.80%) Middleware
8 2 (0.80%) MLlib
8 2 (0.80%) Node.js
8 2 (0.80%) PyQt
8 2 (0.80%) TensorFlow
9 1 (0.40%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.40%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 68 (27.20%) Algorithms
2 54 (21.60%) Statistics
3 43 (17.20%) Mathematics
4 36 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (11.60%) Computer Science
6 22 (8.80%) Physics
7 21 (8.40%) Market Risk
8 15 (6.00%) Visualisation
9 14 (5.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (5.20%) Credit Risk
11 11 (4.40%) Neural Network
12 6 (2.40%) TWAP
12 6 (2.40%) VWAP
13 5 (2.00%) Economics
13 5 (2.00%) Social Network
13 5 (2.00%) User Experience
14 4 (1.60%) Derivative
14 4 (1.60%) Embedded Systems
15 3 (1.20%) Fixed Income
15 3 (1.20%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.80%) Linux
2 13 (5.20%) Unix
3 4 (1.60%) Windows
4 2 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.80%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.40%) Android
5 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.40%) MVS
5 1 (0.40%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (22.80%) Analytics
2 52 (20.80%) Software Engineering
3 50 (20.00%) Machine Learning
4 39 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (10.00%) Validation
6 23 (9.20%) Data Analysis
6 23 (9.20%) Data Analytics
7 21 (8.40%) OO
8 19 (7.60%) Integration Testing
9 17 (6.80%) Configuration Management
9 17 (6.80%) UML
10 13 (5.20%) Open Source
11 12 (4.80%) Data Visualisation
12 11 (4.40%) Prototyping
12 11 (4.40%) SDLC
13 10 (4.00%) Electronic Trading
13 10 (4.00%) MapReduce
14 9 (3.60%) Low Latency
14 9 (3.60%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 117 (46.80%) Python
2 93 (37.20%) R
3 80 (32.00%) SQL
4 68 (27.20%) C++
5 49 (19.60%) Java
6 44 (17.60%) C
7 20 (8.00%) C#
8 15 (6.00%) Scala
9 14 (5.60%) Ada
10 11 (4.40%) Ada 95
11 8 (3.20%) Embedded C
11 8 (3.20%) PHP
11 8 (3.20%) Ruby
11 8 (3.20%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.00%) Embedded C++
13 4 (1.60%) Fortran
13 4 (1.60%) Perl
14 3 (1.20%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.80%) sed
15 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 52 (20.80%) Degree
2 27 (10.80%) PhD
3 16 (6.40%) Security Cleared
4 12 (4.80%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.60%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.80%) CFA
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.00%) ISO26262
2 3 (1.20%) IEC 61508
3 2 (0.80%) MISRA
4 1 (0.40%) Basel II
4 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.40%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.60%) HDFS
2 2 (0.80%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.40%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (2.00%) Kibana
2 4 (1.60%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.80%) Ambari
3 2 (0.80%) Oozie
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (6.00%) Tableau
2 12 (4.80%) Teradata
3 11 (4.40%) Oracle
4 5 (2.00%) Hortonworks
4 5 (2.00%) MathWorks
4 5 (2.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.60%) Google
5 4 (1.60%) VMware
6 3 (1.20%) Alteryx
6 3 (1.20%) Attivio
6 3 (1.20%) Informatica
6 3 (1.20%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (1.20%) SAP
7 2 (0.80%) Cloudera
7 2 (0.80%) GoldenSource
7 2 (0.80%) IBM
7 2 (0.80%) Platfora
7 2 (0.80%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.40%) Apple
8 1 (0.40%) Serena
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