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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 508 541 521
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -20
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 105 64 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% 0.34% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 20 20
Median daily rate £450 £438 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £319 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £725 £803
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 36
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £22.35 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.93 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
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
19157 18670 18138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.90% 37.91% 37.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13417 12609 12144
Median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 413 384 429
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £19.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +28 46 £600 +9.09% 13
South West +19 28 £425 - 2
East of England +15 12 £358 +58.88% 7
South East -26 10 £300 -21.31% 7
West Midlands -25 6 £310 - 2
East Midlands +9 2 £170 -
MATLAB
UK

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 94 (44.76%) Python
2 88 (41.90%) SQL
3 71 (33.81%) C++
4 64 (30.48%) Java
4 64 (30.48%) R
5 51 (24.29%) Finance
6 50 (23.81%) Degree
7 49 (23.33%) Algorithms
8 46 (21.90%) Simulink
9 44 (20.95%) Software Engineering
10 43 (20.48%) Mathematics
10 43 (20.48%) C
11 41 (19.52%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (18.57%) SAS
13 37 (17.62%) C#
13 37 (17.62%) Analytics
14 34 (16.19%) Machine Learning
15 33 (15.71%) Big Data
16 31 (14.76%) Linux
17 27 (12.86%) Banking
18 26 (12.38%) Data Analysis
19 25 (11.90%) SPSS
19 25 (11.90%) Validation
19 25 (11.90%) Hadoop
20 24 (11.43%) Apache Hive
20 24 (11.43%) OO
20 24 (11.43%) Oracle
21 22 (10.48%) .NET
21 22 (10.48%) Unix
21 22 (10.48%) Business Intelligence

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 39 (18.57%) SAS
2 20 (9.52%) Apache Pig
3 11 (5.24%) Apache Spark
4 7 (3.33%) IIS
5 5 (2.38%) Apache
6 2 (0.95%) JBoss
6 2 (0.95%) Kinematics
Applications
1 46 (21.90%) Simulink
2 25 (11.90%) SPSS
3 13 (6.19%) MS Excel
4 12 (5.71%) Stata
5 8 (3.81%) MS Office
6 3 (1.43%) LaTeX
7 2 (0.95%) Doxygen
7 2 (0.95%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.38%) RS-232
2 3 (1.43%) LDAP
2 3 (1.43%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.95%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.95%) SpaceWire
4 1 (0.48%) DAB
4 1 (0.48%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.48%) FlexRay
4 1 (0.48%) HTTP
4 1 (0.48%) Internet
4 1 (0.48%) NFC
4 1 (0.48%) OFDM
4 1 (0.48%) RS-485
4 1 (0.48%) Software-Defined Radio
4 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (15.71%) Big Data
2 25 (11.90%) Hadoop
3 24 (11.43%) Apache Hive
4 22 (10.48%) Data Mining
5 19 (9.05%) SQL Server
6 17 (8.10%) QlikView
7 13 (6.19%) HBase
7 13 (6.19%) MySQL
8 12 (5.71%) CouchDB
9 11 (5.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.90%) OLAP
10 4 (1.90%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (1.43%) MS Access
12 2 (0.95%) KDB
12 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.48%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (4.29%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (3.81%) JIRA
2 8 (3.81%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.33%) Subversion
4 6 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.86%) SpecFlow
5 4 (1.90%) ClearCase
5 4 (1.90%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.90%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.90%) LabVIEW
5 4 (1.90%) NUnit
5 4 (1.90%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.95%) Arquillian
7 2 (0.95%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.95%) GCC
8 1 (0.48%) GoogleTest
8 1 (0.48%) Selenium
General
1 51 (24.29%) Finance
2 27 (12.86%) Banking
3 17 (8.10%) Aerospace
4 16 (7.62%) Electronics
4 16 (7.62%) Front Office
5 14 (6.67%) Retail
6 10 (4.76%) Automotive
7 5 (2.38%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.38%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.38%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.90%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.95%) Avionics
9 2 (0.95%) Marketing
10 1 (0.48%) Advertising
10 1 (0.48%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.48%) Military
Job Titles
1 61 (29.05%) Developer
2 35 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 33 (15.71%) Analyst
4 24 (11.43%) MATLAB Developer
5 22 (10.48%) Data Scientist
6 18 (8.57%) Quantitative Developer
7 15 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
8 14 (6.67%) Data Engineer
8 14 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 13 (6.19%) Python Developer
9 13 (6.19%) Systems Engineer
10 12 (5.71%) Big Data Engineer
11 11 (5.24%) C Software Engineer
11 11 (5.24%) Embedded C Engineer
11 11 (5.24%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 11 (5.24%) Software Developer
12 10 (4.76%) SQL Developer
13 9 (4.29%) DSP Engineer
13 9 (4.29%) Senior Developer
13 9 (4.29%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.48%) .NET
2 21 (10.00%) CSS
2 21 (10.00%) HTML
3 12 (5.71%) Ruby on Rails
4 9 (4.29%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.90%) Middleware
5 4 (1.90%) WPF
6 2 (0.95%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.95%) ActiveX
6 2 (0.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (0.95%) OpenCV
6 2 (0.95%) OpenGL
6 2 (0.95%) WCF
6 2 (0.95%) Web Services
6 2 (0.95%) XML
7 1 (0.48%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (0.48%) NumPy
7 1 (0.48%) Pandas
7 1 (0.48%) scikit-learn
7 1 (0.48%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 49 (23.33%) Algorithms
2 43 (20.48%) Mathematics
3 22 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (7.62%) Computer Science
5 14 (6.67%) Statistics
6 12 (5.71%) Performance Metrics
6 12 (5.71%) Physics
7 11 (5.24%) Credit Risk
7 11 (5.24%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (4.76%) Derivative
9 9 (4.29%) Equities
9 9 (4.29%) Fixed Income
10 8 (3.81%) Mobile App
11 7 (3.33%) Market Risk
12 6 (2.86%) Applied Mathematics
12 6 (2.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 5 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (1.90%) VHDL
15 3 (1.43%) Artificial Intelligence
15 3 (1.43%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.76%) Linux
2 22 (10.48%) Unix
3 12 (5.71%) Windows
4 1 (0.48%) Android
4 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.48%) CentOS
4 1 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.48%) MVS
4 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.48%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (20.95%) Software Engineering
2 41 (19.52%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (17.62%) Analytics
4 34 (16.19%) Machine Learning
5 26 (12.38%) Data Analysis
6 25 (11.90%) Validation
7 24 (11.43%) OO
8 22 (10.48%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (9.52%) Data Analytics
10 17 (8.10%) Data Modelling
10 17 (8.10%) OOP
10 17 (8.10%) Signal Processing
11 12 (5.71%) Scrum
11 12 (5.71%) Web Application Development
12 11 (5.24%) Digital Signal Processing
12 11 (5.24%) Embedded Software Development
12 11 (5.24%) UML
13 10 (4.76%) Investment Management
14 9 (4.29%) DevOps
15 8 (3.81%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (44.76%) Python
2 88 (41.90%) SQL
3 71 (33.81%) C++
4 64 (30.48%) Java
4 64 (30.48%) R
5 43 (20.48%) C
6 37 (17.62%) C#
7 21 (10.00%) Ruby
7 21 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 21 (10.00%) VBA
8 17 (8.10%) Perl
9 16 (7.62%) Embedded C
10 13 (6.19%) Scala
11 12 (5.71%) PHP
11 12 (5.71%) PL/SQL
12 10 (4.76%) VB
12 10 (4.76%) VB.NET
13 9 (4.29%) Objective-C
14 5 (2.38%) Assembly Language
15 4 (1.90%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 50 (23.81%) Degree
2 18 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 16 (7.62%) PhD
4 8 (3.81%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.33%) Postgraduate
6 6 (2.86%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.43%) ISEB
8 2 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.48%) HND
9 1 (0.48%) MCSD
9 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.14%) QA
2 8 (3.81%) DO-178B
3 7 (3.33%) MISRA
4 4 (1.90%) MISRA C
5 2 (0.95%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.48%) DO-254
6 1 (0.48%) JTAG
6 1 (0.48%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (1.90%) Firmware
2 3 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.95%) Cygwin
4 1 (0.48%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.48%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (11.43%) Oracle
2 19 (9.05%) Informatica
3 17 (8.10%) Tableau
3 17 (8.10%) Teradata
4 14 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.81%) Apple
6 6 (2.86%) Bloomberg
6 6 (2.86%) VMware
7 4 (1.90%) Freescale
8 3 (1.43%) Reuters
9 2 (0.95%) MathWorks
9 2 (0.95%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.95%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.48%) CA
10 1 (0.48%) Lauterbach
10 1 (0.48%) MKS
10 1 (0.48%) Xilinx
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East of England
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Vivid Resourcing
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