The table below looks at the statistics for Simulink 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 Simulink over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The MathWorks Simulink
Rank 586 567 557
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Contract jobs citing Simulink 22 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.023% 0.027%
As % of the Applications category 0.43% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Average daily rate £425 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 5
Average hourly rate £43.86 £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.95% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £32.20 £34.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.85 £38.70 £41.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+28.78% -12.00%
Simulink
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5125 5589 6023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.85% 11.90% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3053 3182 3238
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £150 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 480 557 581
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.36 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.20 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.65 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -2.33%

Simulink
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Simulink across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Simulink Jobs Demand Trend in England

Simulink
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Simulink across the England region.

Simulink Daily Rate Trend in England

Simulink
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Simulink across the England region.

Simulink Hourly Rate Trend in England

Simulink
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Simulink across the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Simulink Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Simulink
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 Simulink within the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
East of England +9 10 - - 5
South East -4 5 - - 1
South West 0 4 - - 3
East Midlands - 2 £425 - 2
Simulink
UK

Simulink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Simulink 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 Simulink.

1 37 (92.50%) MATLAB
2 28 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 21 (52.50%) C
4 13 (32.50%) C++
5 11 (27.50%) Electronics
5 11 (27.50%) Automotive
6 10 (25.00%) Aerospace
7 9 (22.50%) Degree
7 9 (22.50%) Validation
7 9 (22.50%) Embedded C
8 7 (17.50%) C#
8 7 (17.50%) Integration Testing
8 7 (17.50%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (17.50%) MISRA
9 6 (15.00%) Project Management
10 5 (12.50%) Change Management
10 5 (12.50%) Manufacturing
10 5 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (12.50%) MS Office
10 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 5 (12.50%) Ada
10 5 (12.50%) UML
10 5 (12.50%) Stateflow
10 5 (12.50%) MathWorks
10 5 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
10 5 (12.50%) Software Architecture
10 5 (12.50%) TargetLink
11 4 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
11 4 (10.00%) Embedded Systems

Simulink
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Simulink 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 Simulink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (12.50%) MS Office
1 5 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (12.50%) Stateflow
1 5 (12.50%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) FlexRay
2 2 (5.00%) RS-232
3 1 (2.50%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 11 (27.50%) Automotive
1 11 (27.50%) Electronics
2 10 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 5 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.50%) Military
5 2 (5.00%) Finance
6 1 (2.50%) Avionics
6 1 (2.50%) Dutch Language
6 1 (2.50%) Marketing
6 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Embedded Developer
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Embedded C Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Embedded Software Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Ada Software Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Automation Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Computer Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Development Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Firmware Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
1 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (7.50%) CAN bus
2 3 (7.50%) VHDL
3 2 (5.00%) Physics
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.50%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (22.50%) Validation
3 7 (17.50%) Integration Testing
3 7 (17.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (15.00%) Project Management
5 5 (12.50%) Change Management
5 5 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 5 (12.50%) UML
6 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (7.50%) Factor Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) SysML
8 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.00%) MODAF
8 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.00%) SDLC
8 2 (5.00%) Signal Processing
8 2 (5.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 37 (92.50%) MATLAB
2 21 (52.50%) C
3 13 (32.50%) C++
4 9 (22.50%) Embedded C
5 7 (17.50%) C#
6 5 (12.50%) Ada
7 4 (10.00%) Ada 95
7 4 (10.00%) Embedded C++
7 4 (10.00%) Python
8 2 (5.00%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.50%) Java
9 1 (2.50%) VB
9 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) MISRA
2 3 (7.50%) ISO26262
3 2 (5.00%) DO-178B
3 2 (5.00%) MISRA C
4 1 (2.50%) IEC 61508
4 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
4 1 (2.50%) JTAG
4 1 (2.50%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) MathWorks
2 2 (5.00%) Freescale
2 2 (5.00%) IBM
2 2 (5.00%) QNX
2 2 (5.00%) Xilinx
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
South West England
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West England
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £45 to £50 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
South West England
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 14 days ago