The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 517 503 462
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -41
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 45 51 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.28% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 37
Average daily rate
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£310 £450 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £297 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £630 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £338 £263
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 25
Average hourly rate £40.50 £50.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% +36.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.10 £35.79 £31.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.55 £50.00 £38.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £50.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-19.00% +35.13%
Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18415 18050 19396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.33% 38.72% 36.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11983 11402 11811
Average daily rate £390 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £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 384 515 749
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.45 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
MATLAB
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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 July 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 29 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -15 13 £406 -18.80% 18
East of England -30 10 £313 -3.84% 16
South West -28 9 £283 -37.22% 1
South East -12 8 £308 +7.89% 10
West Midlands - 3 - - 3
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 6
North East - - - -
MATLAB
UK

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 47 (41.59%) Software Engineering
2 40 (35.40%) Simulink
3 35 (30.97%) C++
4 30 (26.55%) SQL
5 28 (24.78%) UML
6 27 (23.89%) Degree
7 26 (23.01%) Security Cleared
8 23 (20.35%) Java
8 23 (20.35%) Rational DOORS
9 22 (19.47%) R
9 22 (19.47%) C
10 21 (18.58%) SAS
11 18 (15.93%) Validation
12 17 (15.04%) Hadoop
13 16 (14.16%) Finance
13 16 (14.16%) SC Cleared
14 15 (13.27%) Rational Rhapsody
14 15 (13.27%) Analytics
14 15 (13.27%) Automotive
14 15 (13.27%) Military
15 13 (11.50%) Avionics
15 13 (11.50%) Requirements Management
15 13 (11.50%) C#
16 12 (10.62%) .NET
16 12 (10.62%) Statistics
17 11 (9.73%) Embedded Systems
17 11 (9.73%) MapReduce
17 11 (9.73%) DO-178B
17 11 (9.73%) Mathematics
17 11 (9.73%) Python

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 21 (18.58%) SAS
2 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.77%) Apache
3 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.77%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.88%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 40 (35.40%) Simulink
2 7 (6.19%) SPSS
3 6 (5.31%) Mathematica
4 5 (4.42%) Stata
5 3 (2.65%) MS Excel
6 2 (1.77%) Photoshop
6 2 (1.77%) MS Office
6 2 (1.77%) GIMP
7 1 (0.88%) Weka
7 1 (0.88%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.88%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.65%) Wireless
1 3 (2.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.65%) LTE
2 2 (1.77%) 4G
2 2 (1.77%) GSM
3 1 (0.88%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.88%) PPP
3 1 (0.88%) CDMA
3 1 (0.88%) GPRS
3 1 (0.88%) IPv6
3 1 (0.88%) 3G
3 1 (0.88%) TDMA
3 1 (0.88%) HSDPA
3 1 (0.88%) WiMAX
3 1 (0.88%) HSUPA
3 1 (0.88%) OFDM
3 1 (0.88%) MIMO
3 1 (0.88%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.04%) Hadoop
2 10 (8.85%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.96%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.96%) Big Data
4 7 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.31%) Apache Hive
5 6 (5.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.54%) HBase
6 4 (3.54%) Mahout
6 4 (3.54%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.54%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.65%) MySQL
7 3 (2.65%) QlikView
8 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.77%) MS Access
8 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.88%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 23 (20.35%) Rational DOORS
2 15 (13.27%) Rational Rhapsody
3 6 (5.31%) LabVIEW
4 4 (3.54%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.54%) Subversion
5 3 (2.65%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.77%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (1.77%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.77%) NUnit
6 2 (1.77%) Selenium
6 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.88%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.88%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.88%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.88%) RSpec
7 1 (0.88%) MSTest
7 1 (0.88%) Moq
General
1 16 (14.16%) Finance
2 15 (13.27%) Automotive
2 15 (13.27%) Military
3 13 (11.50%) Avionics
4 7 (6.19%) Electronics
5 5 (4.42%) Banking
6 4 (3.54%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.88%) Games
8 1 (0.88%) Legal
8 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (30.97%) Software Engineer
2 17 (15.04%) Developer
3 12 (10.62%) Data Scientist
4 11 (9.73%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (7.96%) Analyst
6 8 (7.08%) Principal Engineer
7 7 (6.19%) Principal Systems Engineer
8 6 (5.31%) Data Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.42%) Quantitative Developer
10 4 (3.54%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (2.65%) C++ Software Engineer
11 3 (2.65%) Quantitative Analyst
11 3 (2.65%) DSP Engineer
11 3 (2.65%) Test Leader
11 3 (2.65%) FPGA Engineer
12 2 (1.77%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 2 (1.77%) Firmware Engineer
12 2 (1.77%) C Software Engineer
12 2 (1.77%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.62%) .NET
2 11 (9.73%) MapReduce
3 6 (5.31%) jQuery
4 4 (3.54%) HTML
4 4 (3.54%) Hibernate
4 4 (3.54%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (3.54%) .NET Framework
4 4 (3.54%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.54%) CSS
4 4 (3.54%) STL
5 3 (2.65%) Web Services
5 3 (2.65%) WinForms
5 3 (2.65%) WPF
5 3 (2.65%) Ajax
5 3 (2.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (2.65%) CSS3
6 2 (1.77%) HTML5
6 2 (1.77%) Scilab
6 2 (1.77%) LINQ
6 2 (1.77%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Statistics
2 11 (9.73%) Mathematics
2 11 (9.73%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (8.85%) Visualisation
4 9 (7.96%) Physics
5 8 (7.08%) Computer Science
6 6 (5.31%) CAN bus
6 6 (5.31%) Economics
6 6 (5.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (3.54%) Firmware
8 3 (2.65%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.65%) VHDL
8 3 (2.65%) Equities
9 2 (1.77%) Verilog
9 2 (1.77%) Neural Network
10 1 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.88%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.88%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.73%) Linux
2 4 (3.54%) UNIX
3 3 (2.65%) Windows
4 1 (0.88%) Solaris
4 1 (0.88%) CentOS
4 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (41.59%) Software Engineering
2 28 (24.78%) UML
3 18 (15.93%) Validation
4 15 (13.27%) Analytics
5 13 (11.50%) Requirements Management
6 10 (8.85%) Data Analysis
6 10 (8.85%) OO
7 9 (7.96%) Configuration Management
8 7 (6.19%) ETL
8 7 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.19%) Multithreading
8 7 (6.19%) Statistical Modelling
9 6 (5.31%) Resource Management
9 6 (5.31%) Predictive Analytics
10 5 (4.42%) Signal Processing
10 5 (4.42%) Data Management
10 5 (4.42%) Machine Learning
11 4 (3.54%) Embedded Software Development
11 4 (3.54%) Software Testing
11 4 (3.54%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 35 (30.97%) C++
2 30 (26.55%) SQL
3 23 (20.35%) Java
4 22 (19.47%) C
4 22 (19.47%) R
5 13 (11.50%) C#
6 11 (9.73%) Python
7 6 (5.31%) VBA
7 6 (5.31%) Embedded C
8 5 (4.42%) VB
8 5 (4.42%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.65%) Perl
9 3 (2.65%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.65%) Ruby
10 2 (1.77%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.77%) PHP
11 1 (0.88%) Delphi
11 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.88%) Ada
11 1 (0.88%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 27 (23.89%) Degree
2 26 (23.01%) Security Cleared
3 16 (14.16%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.31%) PhD
5 3 (2.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (1.77%) Postgraduate
6 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.88%) ACCA
7 1 (0.88%) CIMA
7 1 (0.88%) MBA
7 1 (0.88%) MCSE
7 1 (0.88%) ISEB
7 1 (0.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.73%) DO-178B
2 4 (3.54%) DO-254
3 1 (0.88%) ARP4754
3 1 (0.88%) DO-160
3 1 (0.88%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.88%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.88%) YUM
2 1 (0.88%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) Nagios
2 1 (0.88%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 7 (6.19%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.42%) Oracle
3 4 (3.54%) Serena
3 4 (3.54%) Xilinx
3 4 (3.54%) Mentor Graphics
4 3 (2.65%) Omniture
5 2 (1.77%) Teradata
5 2 (1.77%) HP
5 2 (1.77%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.77%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.77%) MathWorks
5 2 (1.77%) MKS
5 2 (1.77%) Actel
6 1 (0.88%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.88%) Tableau
6 1 (0.88%) SolidWorks
6 1 (0.88%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.88%) Borland
6 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.88%) Intel
North West
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £ Excellent Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JW Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 13 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £37 per hour
Posted: 26 days ago