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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 539 486 475
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -11
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 43 59 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.31% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 57
Average daily rate
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£360 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £728 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+14.90% +9.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 18
Average hourly rate £41.22 £38.75 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.36% +4.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.30 £29.00 £31.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.53 £50.00 £41.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.22 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.66%
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
19324 19066 20263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.84% 39.51% 37.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 12579 12317 12167
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 501 707
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.76 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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 22 September 2014.

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
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 22 September 2014. 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 -14 15 £425 -19.04% 19
South East -2 12 £310 - 14
South West -25 12 £425 +29.77% 7
East of England -43 2 - - 6
North West - 2 £350 - 1
West Midlands - - - - 4
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
MATLAB
UK

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 38 (36.54%) Software Engineering
2 35 (33.65%) C++
3 30 (28.85%) Simulink
3 30 (28.85%) Security Cleared
4 28 (26.92%) SQL
4 28 (26.92%) UML
5 23 (22.12%) SC Cleared
6 22 (21.15%) Degree
7 21 (20.19%) Java
7 21 (20.19%) R
8 18 (17.31%) Rational DOORS
8 18 (17.31%) C
8 18 (17.31%) SAS
8 18 (17.31%) Validation
9 15 (14.42%) Rational Rhapsody
10 14 (13.46%) Analytics
10 14 (13.46%) DO-178B
10 14 (13.46%) Signal Processing
10 14 (13.46%) Linux
10 14 (13.46%) Visualisation
11 13 (12.50%) Mathematics
11 13 (12.50%) .NET
11 13 (12.50%) Automotive
12 12 (11.54%) Finance
12 12 (11.54%) OO
12 12 (11.54%) Statistical Modelling
13 11 (10.58%) Hadoop
13 11 (10.58%) C#
13 11 (10.58%) Python
13 11 (10.58%) Multithreading

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 18 (17.31%) SAS
2 3 (2.88%) Apache
2 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.92%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.96%) IIS
Applications
1 30 (28.85%) Simulink
2 9 (8.65%) Mathematica
3 6 (5.77%) SPSS
4 3 (2.88%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.92%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.92%) MS Office
5 2 (1.92%) GIMP
5 2 (1.92%) Stata
6 1 (0.96%) Weka
6 1 (0.96%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.88%) LTE
2 3 (2.88%) Wireless
3 2 (1.92%) 4G
4 1 (0.96%) IPv6
4 1 (0.96%) 3G
4 1 (0.96%) CDMA
4 1 (0.96%) GPRS
4 1 (0.96%) GSM
4 1 (0.96%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.96%) PPP
4 1 (0.96%) TDMA
4 1 (0.96%) HSDPA
4 1 (0.96%) WiMAX
4 1 (0.96%) HSUPA
4 1 (0.96%) OFDM
4 1 (0.96%) MIMO
4 1 (0.96%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.58%) Hadoop
2 9 (8.65%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.81%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.85%) MySQL
4 4 (3.85%) MS Access
4 4 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.88%) Big Data
5 3 (2.88%) QlikView
5 3 (2.88%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.96%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.96%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (17.31%) Rational DOORS
2 15 (14.42%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (4.81%) Subversion
4 3 (2.88%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.88%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.88%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.92%) NUnit
5 2 (1.92%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.92%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.92%) Selenium
5 2 (1.92%) RSpec
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.96%) MSTest
6 1 (0.96%) Moq
6 1 (0.96%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.96%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.96%) CruiseControl
General
1 13 (12.50%) Automotive
2 12 (11.54%) Finance
3 10 (9.62%) Avionics
4 9 (8.65%) Military
5 5 (4.81%) Games
6 4 (3.85%) Electronics
7 2 (1.92%) Banking
7 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.96%) Marketing
8 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.96%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 28 (26.92%) Software Engineer
2 26 (25.00%) Developer
3 11 (10.58%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (8.65%) Analyst
5 8 (7.69%) Principal Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) Principal Systems Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) Data Scientist
7 6 (5.77%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.77%) Data Analyst
8 5 (4.81%) C++ Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Computer Engineer
9 4 (3.85%) Quantitative Developer
10 3 (2.88%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (2.88%) Web Developer
10 3 (2.88%) Database Developer
10 3 (2.88%) FPGA Engineer
11 2 (1.92%) SQL Developer
11 2 (1.92%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 2 (1.92%) Test Leader
11 2 (1.92%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.50%) .NET
2 6 (5.77%) HTML
2 6 (5.77%) OpenMP
2 6 (5.77%) CSS
2 6 (5.77%) jQuery
3 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.85%) STL
4 4 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (3.85%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.88%) WPF
5 3 (2.88%) WinForms
5 3 (2.88%) CSS3
5 3 (2.88%) Web Services
5 3 (2.88%) Ajax
5 3 (2.88%) HTML5
6 2 (1.92%) Haml
6 2 (1.92%) Scilab
6 2 (1.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.92%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) Visualisation
2 13 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 10 (9.62%) Physics
3 10 (9.62%) Computer Science
4 9 (8.65%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (7.69%) User Experience
6 7 (6.73%) Statistics
7 6 (5.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (4.81%) CAN bus
9 3 (2.88%) VHDL
10 2 (1.92%) Verilog
10 2 (1.92%) Equities
10 2 (1.92%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.92%) Firmware
10 2 (1.92%) Economics
10 2 (1.92%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.96%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.46%) Linux
2 5 (4.81%) UNIX
3 4 (3.85%) Windows
4 2 (1.92%) CentOS
4 2 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.54%) Software Engineering
2 28 (26.92%) UML
3 18 (17.31%) Validation
4 14 (13.46%) Signal Processing
4 14 (13.46%) Analytics
5 12 (11.54%) Statistical Modelling
5 12 (11.54%) OO
6 11 (10.58%) Multithreading
7 10 (9.62%) Requirements Management
8 9 (8.65%) Resource Management
8 9 (8.65%) ETL
9 8 (7.69%) Configuration Management
9 8 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (7.69%) Data Management
10 7 (6.73%) Data Analysis
11 6 (5.77%) Parallel Programming
12 5 (4.81%) Image Processing
12 5 (4.81%) Video Processing
12 5 (4.81%) MapReduce
12 5 (4.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.65%) C++
2 28 (26.92%) SQL
3 21 (20.19%) Java
3 21 (20.19%) R
4 18 (17.31%) C
5 11 (10.58%) C#
5 11 (10.58%) Python
6 6 (5.77%) Embedded C
6 6 (5.77%) VBA
6 6 (5.77%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.81%) VB
8 4 (3.85%) Perl
9 3 (2.88%) PHP
9 3 (2.88%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.88%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.92%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.92%) CoffeeScript
10 2 (1.92%) Ruby
11 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.96%) F#
Qualifications
1 30 (28.85%) Security Cleared
2 23 (22.12%) SC Cleared
3 22 (21.15%) Degree
4 10 (9.62%) PhD
5 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.92%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.96%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.96%) ISEB
6 1 (0.96%) MCP
6 1 (0.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.46%) DO-178B
2 4 (3.85%) DO-254
3 1 (0.96%) Basel III
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) GPFS
2 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Nagios
1 2 (1.92%) Ganglia
1 2 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.92%) YUM
1 2 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.77%) Intel
3 5 (4.81%) Oracle
4 4 (3.85%) Xilinx
4 4 (3.85%) Mentor Graphics
5 2 (1.92%) Omniture
5 2 (1.92%) Serena
5 2 (1.92%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.92%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.92%) HP
5 2 (1.92%) MKS
5 2 (1.92%) Actel
6 1 (0.96%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.96%) Splunk
6 1 (0.96%) Tableau
6 1 (0.96%) SolidWorks
6 1 (0.96%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.96%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.96%) MathWorks
6 1 (0.96%) Teradata
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