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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 526 500 468
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -32
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 64 68 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 0.38% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 17
Average daily rate
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£450 £444 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.46% -1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £278 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £713 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £338 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.85% -6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 34 27
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £35.30 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +22.72%
MATLAB
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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
18380 18021 15987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.94% 37.42% 37.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12427 12052 10098
Average daily rate £400 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 424 582
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +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 29 May 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 27 £550 +12.82% 22
South East +2 15 £338 +8.87% 10
West Midlands -5 13 - - 9
East of England -3 3 £225 -36.88% 13
South West -2 2 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 3
North West - 1 - - 3
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MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 53 (39.26%) Python
2 41 (30.37%) C++
3 38 (28.15%) R
4 37 (27.41%) Simulink
5 34 (25.19%) Degree
6 32 (23.70%) Analytics
7 30 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 28 (20.74%) Hadoop
9 25 (18.52%) Statistics
9 25 (18.52%) Finance
9 25 (18.52%) C
10 24 (17.78%) SQL
10 24 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (16.30%) SAS
12 19 (14.07%) Automotive
12 19 (14.07%) Data Analysis
12 19 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (12.59%) VBA
14 16 (11.85%) Java
14 16 (11.85%) C#
14 16 (11.85%) MS Excel
14 16 (11.85%) UML
14 16 (11.85%) Validation
14 16 (11.85%) Algorithms
15 15 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
15 15 (11.11%) Security Cleared
16 14 (10.37%) SC Cleared
16 14 (10.37%) Mathematics
16 14 (10.37%) Banking
16 14 (10.37%) Retail

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (16.30%) SAS
2 7 (5.19%) ArcGIS
3 5 (3.70%) Apache Pig
4 3 (2.22%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 37 (27.41%) Simulink
2 16 (11.85%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.19%) Stateflow
4 6 (4.44%) SPSS
4 6 (4.44%) MS Office
4 6 (4.44%) TargetLink
5 4 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.74%) Stata
6 1 (0.74%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Front Arena
1 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.74%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.96%) Wireless
1 4 (2.96%) LTE
2 2 (1.48%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.48%) FlexRay
3 1 (0.74%) Modbus
3 1 (0.74%) HSUPA
3 1 (0.74%) HSDPA
3 1 (0.74%) GSM
3 1 (0.74%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.74%) WLAN
3 1 (0.74%) WCDMA
3 1 (0.74%) SNMP
3 1 (0.74%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.74%) Hadoop
2 11 (8.15%) Big Data
3 8 (5.93%) Apache Hive
3 8 (5.93%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.70%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.48%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.48%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.48%) Mahout
7 1 (0.74%) HBase
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.74%) Impala
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.74%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 13 (9.63%) Rational Rhapsody
2 10 (7.41%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (2.96%) ClearCase
3 4 (2.96%) Subversion
4 3 (2.22%) ClearQuest
5 2 (1.48%) JIRA
5 2 (1.48%) CANoe
6 1 (0.74%) eggPlant
6 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.74%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
General
1 25 (18.52%) Finance
2 19 (14.07%) Automotive
3 14 (10.37%) Banking
3 14 (10.37%) Retail
4 12 (8.89%) Telecoms
5 11 (8.15%) Electronics
6 9 (6.67%) Investment Banking
7 7 (5.19%) Aerospace
8 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.48%) Front Office
9 2 (1.48%) Back Office
9 2 (1.48%) Avionics
9 2 (1.48%) Marketing
10 1 (0.74%) German Language
10 1 (0.74%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (21.48%) Software Engineer
2 24 (17.78%) Analyst
3 23 (17.04%) Developer
4 14 (10.37%) Data Scientist
5 8 (5.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (5.19%) Data Analyst
7 6 (4.44%) Senior Manager
7 6 (4.44%) C++ Developer
7 6 (4.44%) Team Leader
7 6 (4.44%) Quantitative Analyst
7 6 (4.44%) Data Manager
8 5 (3.70%) Risk Analyst
8 5 (3.70%) Programmer
8 5 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.70%) Architect
9 4 (2.96%) RAD Developer
9 4 (2.96%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 4 (2.96%) Computer Engineer
9 4 (2.96%) Credit Analyst
10 3 (2.22%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.19%) .NET
2 5 (3.70%) Natural Language Processing
2 5 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.22%) SciPy
3 3 (2.22%) NumPy
3 3 (2.22%) WinForms
4 2 (1.48%) Web Services
4 2 (1.48%) HTML
4 2 (1.48%) OpenGL
4 2 (1.48%) REST
5 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (0.74%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (0.74%) QML
5 1 (0.74%) OpenCL
5 1 (0.74%) Java EE
5 1 (0.74%) WCF
5 1 (0.74%) WPF
5 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.74%) Qt
5 1 (0.74%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.52%) Statistics
2 19 (14.07%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (11.85%) Algorithms
4 14 (10.37%) Mathematics
5 11 (8.15%) Credit Risk
5 11 (8.15%) Visualisation
6 9 (6.67%) Physics
6 9 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 8 (5.93%) Social Media
8 7 (5.19%) CAN bus
8 7 (5.19%) GIS
9 6 (4.44%) Market Risk
10 5 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (3.70%) Mechatronics
11 4 (2.96%) VHDL
11 4 (2.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 3 (2.22%) Ontologies
12 3 (2.22%) Data Integration
13 2 (1.48%) Verilog
13 2 (1.48%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.19%) Linux
2 3 (2.22%) Windows
3 1 (0.74%) Android
3 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.74%) VxWorks
3 1 (0.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.70%) Analytics
2 30 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 24 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.07%) Data Analysis
5 16 (11.85%) UML
5 16 (11.85%) Validation
6 15 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
7 14 (10.37%) Data Modelling
8 11 (8.15%) Open Source
9 10 (7.41%) Quantitative Analysis
9 10 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (6.67%) Project Management
10 9 (6.67%) SysML
11 8 (5.93%) Software Architecture
11 8 (5.93%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (5.93%) Signal Processing
12 7 (5.19%) Embedded Software Development
13 6 (4.44%) Stress Testing
13 6 (4.44%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 53 (39.26%) Python
2 41 (30.37%) C++
3 38 (28.15%) R
4 25 (18.52%) C
5 24 (17.78%) SQL
6 17 (12.59%) VBA
7 16 (11.85%) Java
7 16 (11.85%) C#
8 9 (6.67%) Embedded C
9 8 (5.93%) Ruby
10 5 (3.70%) Scala
10 5 (3.70%) Clojure
11 4 (2.96%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.96%) Assembly Language
12 3 (2.22%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.48%) Erlang
14 1 (0.74%) GLSL
14 1 (0.74%) Tcl
14 1 (0.74%) VC++
14 1 (0.74%) Ada
Qualifications
1 34 (25.19%) Degree
2 15 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 14 (10.37%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.93%) PhD
5 4 (2.96%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (1.48%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.96%) QA
2 3 (2.22%) AIFMD
3 2 (1.48%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.74%) JTAG
4 1 (0.74%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 3 (2.22%) HDFS
1 3 (2.22%) Firmware
2 1 (0.74%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (3.70%) Graphite
2 1 (0.74%) Oozie
Vendors
1 11 (8.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.19%) Mapinfo
3 6 (4.44%) SAP
3 6 (4.44%) Tableau
4 4 (2.96%) Splunk
5 3 (2.22%) Google
5 3 (2.22%) MathWorks
5 3 (2.22%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.22%) Oracle
6 2 (1.48%) Motorola
6 2 (1.48%) Nokia
6 2 (1.48%) Perforce
6 2 (1.48%) Panasonic
7 1 (0.74%) Freescale
7 1 (0.74%) Teradata
7 1 (0.74%) IBM
7 1 (0.74%) Murex
7 1 (0.74%) Misys
7 1 (0.74%) EMC
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