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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 509 472 459
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -13
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 54 67 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 0.40% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 14
Average daily rate
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£525 £350 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +9.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £557 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £283
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 29 17
Average hourly rate £32.75 £36.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.27% -2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.65 £32.00 £35.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
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
17524 16791 15709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.95% 37.72% 38.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11848 10770 9835
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £553 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 489 670
Average hourly rate £35.50 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.43 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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
London +8 28 £600 +33.33% 19
South East -24 8 £363 - 15
East of England +6 7 £258 -1.90% 14
South West -32 5 £440 +70.21% 7
West Midlands -3 2 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £330 - 6
East Midlands - - - - 2
MATLAB
UK

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 34 (32.69%) C++
2 33 (31.73%) R
3 23 (22.12%) Finance
3 23 (22.12%) Degree
4 22 (21.15%) SQL
4 22 (21.15%) Python
4 22 (21.15%) Algorithms
5 20 (19.23%) C
6 19 (18.27%) UML
6 19 (18.27%) Simulink
6 19 (18.27%) Signal Processing
7 17 (16.35%) Hadoop
8 16 (15.38%) Security Cleared
8 16 (15.38%) Computer Science
8 16 (15.38%) PhD
8 16 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (15.38%) Analytics
9 15 (14.42%) C#
9 15 (14.42%) Java
10 14 (13.46%) SAS
10 14 (13.46%) Visualisation
11 13 (12.50%) SC Cleared
11 13 (12.50%) Mathematics
11 13 (12.50%) Software Engineering
12 12 (11.54%) Physics
12 12 (11.54%) Statistics
12 12 (11.54%) Multithreading
12 12 (11.54%) Linux
13 11 (10.58%) Validation
13 11 (10.58%) Rational Rhapsody

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 14 (13.46%) SAS
2 8 (7.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.96%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.96%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.96%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (18.27%) Simulink
2 8 (7.69%) Mathematica
3 6 (5.77%) SPSS
4 4 (3.85%) Stata
5 3 (2.88%) Stateflow
5 3 (2.88%) MS Excel
6 2 (1.92%) MS Office
6 2 (1.92%) TargetLink
7 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.96%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.88%) Wireless
2 3 (2.88%) Internet
3 2 (1.92%) 3G
3 2 (1.92%) LTE
4 1 (0.96%) 4G
4 1 (0.96%) Modbus
4 1 (0.96%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.35%) Hadoop
2 11 (10.58%) Big Data
3 5 (4.81%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.88%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.88%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.92%) MS Access
5 2 (1.92%) MySQL
5 2 (1.92%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.92%) Spotfire
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.96%) HBase
6 1 (0.96%) Mahout
6 1 (0.96%) Impala
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (10.58%) Rational Rhapsody
2 6 (5.77%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (2.88%) Subversion
4 2 (1.92%) RSpec
5 1 (0.96%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.96%) Eclipse
General
1 23 (22.12%) Finance
2 9 (8.65%) Automotive
2 9 (8.65%) Electronics
3 8 (7.69%) Banking
4 6 (5.77%) Games
5 4 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.85%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.88%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.92%) Law
7 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.92%) Front Office
7 2 (1.92%) Marketing
8 1 (0.96%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.96%) Retail
8 1 (0.96%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 33 (31.73%) Developer
2 14 (13.46%) Software Engineer
3 11 (10.58%) Analyst
3 11 (10.58%) C++ Developer
4 9 (8.65%) Quantitative Developer
4 9 (8.65%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (7.69%) Scala Developer
6 6 (5.77%) Computer Engineer
7 5 (4.81%) Architect
8 4 (3.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) C++ Quantitative Developer
9 3 (2.88%) Data Scientist
9 3 (2.88%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (2.88%) DSP Engineer
9 3 (2.88%) Database Developer
9 3 (2.88%) Data Modeller
9 3 (2.88%) Data Analyst
9 3 (2.88%) C# Developer
9 3 (2.88%) Administrator
10 2 (1.92%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.62%) .NET
2 5 (4.81%) OpenMP
2 5 (4.81%) HTML
3 3 (2.88%) CSS
4 2 (1.92%) Web Services
4 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.92%) WinForms
4 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.92%) HTML5
4 2 (1.92%) Haml
4 2 (1.92%) jQuery
4 2 (1.92%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (1.92%) Sass
4 2 (1.92%) Underscore.js
4 2 (1.92%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.92%) Backbone.js
4 2 (1.92%) D3.js
5 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (0.96%) QML
5 1 (0.96%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.15%) Algorithms
2 16 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 16 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (13.46%) Visualisation
4 13 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 12 (11.54%) Physics
5 12 (11.54%) Statistics
6 6 (5.77%) User Experience
7 4 (3.85%) Credit Risk
8 3 (2.88%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (2.88%) CAN bus
8 3 (2.88%) Internet of Things
8 3 (2.88%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.88%) Clustering
9 2 (1.92%) CUDA
9 2 (1.92%) Mechatronics
9 2 (1.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (1.92%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.96%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.54%) Linux
2 4 (3.85%) Windows
2 4 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.88%) UNIX
4 2 (1.92%) CentOS
5 1 (0.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.27%) UML
1 19 (18.27%) Signal Processing
2 16 (15.38%) Analytics
3 13 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 12 (11.54%) Multithreading
5 11 (10.58%) Validation
6 10 (9.62%) SysML
7 9 (8.65%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (7.69%) OO
9 7 (6.73%) Image Processing
9 7 (6.73%) Video Processing
9 7 (6.73%) Data Analysis
9 7 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.77%) Statistical Modelling
11 5 (4.81%) Resource Management
11 5 (4.81%) Data Management
11 5 (4.81%) Parallel Programming
11 5 (4.81%) Data Modelling
12 4 (3.85%) ETL
13 3 (2.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.69%) C++
2 33 (31.73%) R
3 22 (21.15%) SQL
3 22 (21.15%) Python
4 20 (19.23%) C
5 15 (14.42%) C#
5 15 (14.42%) Java
6 9 (8.65%) VBA
7 8 (7.69%) Scala
8 6 (5.77%) Embedded C
9 3 (2.88%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.92%) VB
10 2 (1.92%) Perl
10 2 (1.92%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.96%) GLSL
11 1 (0.96%) F#
11 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.96%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.96%) VC++
Qualifications
1 23 (22.12%) Degree
2 16 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 16 (15.38%) PhD
3 13 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.92%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.96%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.96%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.96%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.92%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.92%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) GPFS
2 1 (0.96%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.96%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Nagios
1 2 (1.92%) Ganglia
1 2 (1.92%) yum
1 2 (1.92%) Puppet
2 1 (0.96%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.81%) Intel
3 4 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.88%) Oracle
5 2 (1.92%) IBM
5 2 (1.92%) Tableau
6 1 (0.96%) Splunk
6 1 (0.96%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.96%) Omniture
6 1 (0.96%) Mapinfo
6 1 (0.96%) MathWorks
6 1 (0.96%) Misys
6 1 (0.96%) EMC
6 1 (0.96%) SAP
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