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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 487 492 460
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -32
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 69 54 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 0.32% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 17 16
Average daily rate
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£450 £550 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £271 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £725 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £293 £288
% change year-on-year
+29.91% +1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 13
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -2.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £35.00 £35.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-9.33% -2.59%
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
17806 17066 14951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.81% 37.43% 37.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11714 10928 9375
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 387 444 576
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.63 £15.98 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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 5 March 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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +9 26 £525 -8.69% 21
South East -6 24 £390 - 18
East of England +7 8 £305 +1.66% 21
West Midlands -3 5 - - 5
South West -15 4 £440 +66.98% 1
Yorkshire - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - - 8
MATLAB
UK

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 45 (35.43%) Python
1 45 (35.43%) R
2 39 (30.71%) Analytics
3 33 (25.98%) C++
3 33 (25.98%) Degree
4 31 (24.41%) Hadoop
5 27 (21.26%) Finance
6 26 (20.47%) Simulink
7 25 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (17.32%) Statistics
8 22 (17.32%) SAS
9 21 (16.54%) C
9 21 (16.54%) SQL
10 19 (14.96%) Computer Science
10 19 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (14.17%) Software Engineering
11 18 (14.17%) Java
12 17 (13.39%) PhD
12 17 (13.39%) VBA
13 16 (12.60%) C#
13 16 (12.60%) Mathematics
13 16 (12.60%) Visualisation
13 16 (12.60%) Algorithms
13 16 (12.60%) Signal Processing
14 15 (11.81%) Physics
14 15 (11.81%) UML
14 15 (11.81%) Automotive
15 14 (11.02%) Retail
16 13 (10.24%) Data Analysis
17 12 (9.45%) Data Modelling

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 22 (17.32%) SAS
2 8 (6.30%) Apache Spark
3 6 (4.72%) Apache Pig
4 3 (2.36%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 26 (20.47%) Simulink
2 7 (5.51%) Mathematica
3 6 (4.72%) SPSS
3 6 (4.72%) MS Excel
4 5 (3.94%) TargetLink
4 5 (3.94%) Stateflow
5 4 (3.15%) Stata
5 4 (3.15%) MS Office
6 3 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Front Arena
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.79%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.36%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.36%) Internet
2 2 (1.57%) Wireless
2 2 (1.57%) 3G
3 1 (0.79%) Modbus
3 1 (0.79%) 4G
3 1 (0.79%) LTE
3 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.79%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.41%) Hadoop
2 12 (9.45%) Big Data
3 6 (4.72%) Apache Hive
4 5 (3.94%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.94%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.15%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.36%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.36%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.57%) Spotfire
7 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.79%) Impala
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.79%) Mahout
8 1 (0.79%) HBase
8 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.30%) Rational DOORS
1 8 (6.30%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (3.94%) Subversion
3 3 (2.36%) ClearCase
3 3 (2.36%) ClearQuest
4 2 (1.57%) JIRA
5 1 (0.79%) RSpec
5 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.79%) LabVIEW
General
1 27 (21.26%) Finance
2 15 (11.81%) Automotive
3 14 (11.02%) Retail
4 11 (8.66%) Electronics
5 10 (7.87%) Banking
6 7 (5.51%) Investment Banking
7 6 (4.72%) Telecoms
7 6 (4.72%) Games
8 5 (3.94%) Aerospace
9 3 (2.36%) Front Office
10 2 (1.57%) Law
10 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.79%) Avionics
11 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.79%) Marketing
11 1 (0.79%) German Language
Job Titles
1 29 (22.83%) Developer
2 20 (15.75%) Software Engineer
3 18 (14.17%) Analyst
4 11 (8.66%) Data Scientist
5 10 (7.87%) Quantitative Developer
6 8 (6.30%) Computer Engineer
6 8 (6.30%) Scala Developer
7 7 (5.51%) C++ Developer
7 7 (5.51%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) Team Leader
9 5 (3.94%) Data Analyst
9 5 (3.94%) Architect
10 4 (3.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 4 (3.15%) Data Manager
10 4 (3.15%) Risk Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) C++ Quantitative Developer
11 3 (2.36%) Process Manager
11 3 (2.36%) Electronics Engineer
11 3 (2.36%) Credit Risk Analyst
11 3 (2.36%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.87%) .NET
2 5 (3.94%) Natural Language Processing
3 4 (3.15%) HTML
4 3 (2.36%) WinForms
5 2 (1.57%) OpenGL
5 2 (1.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.57%) CSS
5 2 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.79%) Sass
6 1 (0.79%) Underscore.js
6 1 (0.79%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.79%) D3.js
6 1 (0.79%) QML
6 1 (0.79%) Backbone.js
6 1 (0.79%) OpenCL
6 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (0.79%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (0.79%) Qt
6 1 (0.79%) jQuery
6 1 (0.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.32%) Statistics
2 19 (14.96%) Computer Science
2 19 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (12.60%) Mathematics
3 16 (12.60%) Visualisation
3 16 (12.60%) Algorithms
4 15 (11.81%) Physics
5 11 (8.66%) Open Source
6 10 (7.87%) Credit Risk
7 8 (6.30%) Social Media
8 4 (3.15%) CAN bus
8 4 (3.15%) User Experience
9 3 (2.36%) Internet of Things
9 3 (2.36%) Mobile App
9 3 (2.36%) Data Integration
9 3 (2.36%) Ontologies
9 3 (2.36%) Mechatronics
9 3 (2.36%) Clustering
9 3 (2.36%) GIS
10 2 (1.57%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.72%) Linux
2 4 (3.15%) Windows
3 2 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.79%) Android
4 1 (0.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.71%) Analytics
2 25 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (14.17%) Software Engineering
4 16 (12.60%) Signal Processing
5 15 (11.81%) UML
6 13 (10.24%) Data Analysis
7 12 (9.45%) Data Modelling
8 11 (8.66%) Statistical Analysis
9 10 (7.87%) Quantitative Analysis
9 10 (7.87%) SysML
9 10 (7.87%) Validation
10 9 (7.09%) Multithreading
11 8 (6.30%) Image Processing
11 8 (6.30%) Video Processing
12 7 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (5.51%) Project Management
13 6 (4.72%) Data Management
13 6 (4.72%) Stress Testing
14 5 (3.94%) MapReduce
14 5 (3.94%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (35.43%) Python
1 45 (35.43%) R
2 33 (25.98%) C++
3 21 (16.54%) C
3 21 (16.54%) SQL
4 18 (14.17%) Java
5 17 (13.39%) VBA
6 16 (12.60%) C#
7 8 (6.30%) Scala
8 6 (4.72%) Embedded C
9 5 (3.94%) Clojure
9 5 (3.94%) Ruby
10 2 (1.57%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.57%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.79%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.79%) GLSL
11 1 (0.79%) F#
11 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.79%) VC++
11 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (25.98%) Degree
2 17 (13.39%) PhD
3 9 (7.09%) Security Cleared
4 8 (6.30%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (1.57%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.79%) VCP4
6 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.79%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) QA
2 2 (1.57%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.57%) IEC 61508
2 2 (1.57%) AIFMD
3 1 (0.79%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) HDFS
1 1 (0.79%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (3.15%) Graphite
2 1 (0.79%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (7.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.72%) Tableau
3 5 (3.94%) SAP
4 4 (3.15%) Splunk
5 3 (2.36%) Google
5 3 (2.36%) Oracle
5 3 (2.36%) MathWorks
5 3 (2.36%) Mapinfo
6 2 (1.57%) Perforce
6 2 (1.57%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.57%) IBM
6 2 (1.57%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.79%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.79%) Murex
7 1 (0.79%) Misys
7 1 (0.79%) EMC
7 1 (0.79%) Intel
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