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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 495 515 444
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -71
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 84 68 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 0.36% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 21 15
Average daily rate
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£450 £510 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £800 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+23.33% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 32 31
Average hourly rate £37.50 £39.75 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +18.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £35.15 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%
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
19127 19029 15932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.70% 37.14% 36.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12563 12522 10007
Average daily rate £400 £375 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 451 578
Average hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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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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
South East +14 31 £408 - 16
London +6 28 £550 -0.90% 26
West Midlands -1 14 - - 7
East of England +8 5 £350 +16.66% 8
South West -8 2 - - 3
East Midlands - 1 - - 2
North West - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 1
MATLAB
UK

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 49 (36.03%) R
2 48 (35.29%) Python
3 38 (27.94%) C++
4 36 (26.47%) Analytics
5 34 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 33 (24.26%) Simulink
7 32 (23.53%) Degree
8 27 (19.85%) Software Engineering
8 27 (19.85%) Finance
9 26 (19.12%) Statistics
10 25 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (18.38%) SAS
11 24 (17.65%) C
12 22 (16.18%) SQL
13 20 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (13.97%) VBA
14 19 (13.97%) Data Analysis
15 18 (13.24%) Java
15 18 (13.24%) Automotive
16 17 (12.50%) Validation
16 17 (12.50%) Data Modelling
17 15 (11.03%) UML
18 14 (10.29%) C#
18 14 (10.29%) Retail
18 14 (10.29%) Visualisation
18 14 (10.29%) Big Data
19 13 (9.56%) Algorithms
19 13 (9.56%) Mathematics
19 13 (9.56%) Banking
19 13 (9.56%) Statistical Analysis

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 25 (18.38%) SAS
2 8 (5.88%) Apache Spark
3 7 (5.15%) ArcGIS
4 6 (4.41%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 33 (24.26%) Simulink
2 10 (7.35%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.15%) SPSS
3 7 (5.15%) Stateflow
4 6 (4.41%) TargetLink
5 5 (3.68%) MS Office
5 5 (3.68%) Mathematica
6 4 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (1.47%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Summit
1 1 (0.74%) Front Arena
1 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.21%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.21%) Internet
2 2 (1.47%) Wireless
2 2 (1.47%) LTE
2 2 (1.47%) FlexRay
3 1 (0.74%) Modbus
3 1 (0.74%) 3G
3 1 (0.74%) ATM
3 1 (0.74%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.74%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 14 (10.29%) Big Data
3 8 (5.88%) Apache Hive
4 7 (5.15%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.94%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.21%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.47%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.47%) Spotfire
7 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.74%) HBase
8 1 (0.74%) Mahout
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.62%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (5.88%) Rational Rhapsody
3 6 (4.41%) Subversion
4 3 (2.21%) ClearCase
4 3 (2.21%) ClearQuest
5 2 (1.47%) JIRA
5 2 (1.47%) CANoe
6 1 (0.74%) RSpec
6 1 (0.74%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.74%) eggPlant
General
1 27 (19.85%) Finance
2 18 (13.24%) Automotive
3 14 (10.29%) Retail
4 13 (9.56%) Banking
5 11 (8.09%) Electronics
5 11 (8.09%) Telecoms
6 8 (5.88%) Investment Banking
7 5 (3.68%) Aerospace
8 4 (2.94%) Front Office
9 3 (2.21%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.47%) Marketing
11 1 (0.74%) German Language
11 1 (0.74%) Avionics
11 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.74%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (19.12%) Developer
2 24 (17.65%) Analyst
2 24 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 13 (9.56%) Data Scientist
4 8 (5.88%) Scala Developer
4 8 (5.88%) C++ Developer
5 7 (5.15%) Data Analyst
5 7 (5.15%) Quantitative Developer
5 7 (5.15%) Architect
5 7 (5.15%) Data Manager
6 6 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (4.41%) Senior Manager
6 6 (4.41%) Team Leader
7 5 (3.68%) Risk Analyst
8 4 (2.94%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 4 (2.94%) C++ Quantitative Developer
8 4 (2.94%) Computer Engineer
8 4 (2.94%) Data Modeller
8 4 (2.94%) Credit Analyst
8 4 (2.94%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.41%) .NET
2 5 (3.68%) Natural Language Processing
3 3 (2.21%) WinForms
3 3 (2.21%) HTML
4 2 (1.47%) SciPy
4 2 (1.47%) NumPy
4 2 (1.47%) OpenGL
5 1 (0.74%) Middleware
5 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.74%) CSS
5 1 (0.74%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.74%) Java EE
5 1 (0.74%) jQuery
5 1 (0.74%) Qt
5 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.74%) HTML5
5 1 (0.74%) Haml
5 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (0.74%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (0.74%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.12%) Statistics
2 20 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (10.29%) Visualisation
4 13 (9.56%) Mathematics
4 13 (9.56%) Algorithms
5 12 (8.82%) Computer Science
5 12 (8.82%) Credit Risk
6 11 (8.09%) Physics
6 11 (8.09%) Open Source
7 8 (5.88%) Social Media
8 7 (5.15%) GIS
9 4 (2.94%) CAN bus
10 3 (2.21%) Mobile App
10 3 (2.21%) Data Integration
10 3 (2.21%) Internet of Things
10 3 (2.21%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (2.21%) Clustering
10 3 (2.21%) Ontologies
10 3 (2.21%) Mechatronics
11 2 (1.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.41%) Linux
2 5 (3.68%) Windows
3 1 (0.74%) UNIX
3 1 (0.74%) VxWorks
3 1 (0.74%) Android
3 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.47%) Analytics
2 27 (19.85%) Software Engineering
3 25 (18.38%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (13.97%) Data Analysis
5 17 (12.50%) Validation
5 17 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 15 (11.03%) UML
7 13 (9.56%) Statistical Analysis
8 12 (8.82%) Quantitative Analysis
9 11 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (7.35%) Signal Processing
11 9 (6.62%) Project Management
11 9 (6.62%) SysML
12 8 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (5.88%) Software Architecture
12 8 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (5.15%) Stress Testing
14 6 (4.41%) Multithreading
14 6 (4.41%) OO
14 6 (4.41%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 49 (36.03%) R
2 48 (35.29%) Python
3 38 (27.94%) C++
4 24 (17.65%) C
5 22 (16.18%) SQL
6 19 (13.97%) VBA
7 18 (13.24%) Java
8 14 (10.29%) C#
9 9 (6.62%) Scala
10 6 (4.41%) Ruby
10 6 (4.41%) Embedded C
11 5 (3.68%) Clojure
12 2 (1.47%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.47%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.74%) Perl
13 1 (0.74%) Tcl
13 1 (0.74%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.74%) GLSL
13 1 (0.74%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 32 (23.53%) Degree
2 13 (9.56%) PhD
3 12 (8.82%) Security Cleared
4 11 (8.09%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.47%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.47%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.74%) MCSE
6 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.21%) QA
1 3 (2.21%) AIFMD
2 1 (0.74%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.74%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (1.47%) HDFS
2 1 (0.74%) Firmware
2 1 (0.74%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (3.68%) Graphite
2 1 (0.74%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (6.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.15%) Mapinfo
2 7 (5.15%) Tableau
3 6 (4.41%) SAP
4 4 (2.94%) Oracle
4 4 (2.94%) Splunk
5 3 (2.21%) Google
5 3 (2.21%) MathWorks
5 3 (2.21%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.47%) Perforce
7 1 (0.74%) Teradata
7 1 (0.74%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.74%) Freescale
7 1 (0.74%) IBM
7 1 (0.74%) Murex
7 1 (0.74%) Misys
7 1 (0.74%) EMC
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