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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The MathWorks Simulink
Rank 566 556 562
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing Simulink 9 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.008% 0.030%
As % of the Applications category 0.14% 0.065% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £301 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £301 £225
% change year-on-year
- +33.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
Average hourly rate £40.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.35 £22.50 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.05 £38.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £36.25 £37.75
% change year-on-year
+11.72% -3.97%
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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
6561 6184 7118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.04% 12.68% 13.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3721 3400 3754
Average daily rate £345 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £150 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 658 610 746
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.13 £10.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%

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
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 27 August 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
South East -5 6 - - 2
South West - 3 - - 2
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 3
London - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
Simulink
UK

Simulink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 38 (97.44%) MATLAB
2 24 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 15 (38.46%) Automotive
4 14 (35.90%) C
4 14 (35.90%) UML
4 14 (35.90%) Rational DOORS
5 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 12 (30.77%) Rational Rhapsody
7 11 (28.21%) Embedded Systems
7 11 (28.21%) Avionics
8 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
8 10 (25.64%) Degree
8 10 (25.64%) DO-178B
9 8 (20.51%) C++
10 6 (15.38%) CAN bus
11 5 (12.82%) Embedded C
11 5 (12.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
12 4 (10.26%) Serena
12 4 (10.26%) Xilinx
12 4 (10.26%) Mentor Graphics
12 4 (10.26%) Requirements Management
12 4 (10.26%) Eclipse
12 4 (10.26%) Aerospace
12 4 (10.26%) DO-254
12 4 (10.26%) Embedded Software Development
13 3 (7.69%) Requirements Engineering
13 3 (7.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 3 (7.69%) Validation
13 3 (7.69%) Six Sigma

Simulink
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 1 (2.56%) AutoCAD
1 1 (2.56%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) GSM
1 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Rational DOORS
2 12 (30.77%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (10.26%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.56%) Subversion
4 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (38.46%) Automotive
2 11 (28.21%) Avionics
3 4 (10.26%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Software Engineer
2 3 (7.69%) Developer
2 3 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (7.69%) FPGA Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
3 2 (5.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Graduate
4 1 (2.56%) Consultant
4 1 (2.56%) Design Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (2.56%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (2.56%) Software Integration Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Senior FPGA Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.56%) WinForms
2 1 (2.56%) WPF
2 1 (2.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (2.56%) WebGL
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) STL
2 1 (2.56%) OpenGL
2 1 (2.56%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (15.38%) CAN bus
3 5 (12.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.13%) Physics
4 2 (5.13%) Firmware
4 2 (5.13%) VHDL
5 1 (2.56%) Verilog
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 14 (35.90%) UML
3 4 (10.26%) Requirements Management
3 4 (10.26%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (7.69%) Validation
4 3 (7.69%) Requirements Engineering
4 3 (7.69%) Six Sigma
5 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.13%) Signal Processing
6 1 (2.56%) Project Management
6 1 (2.56%) CAD
6 1 (2.56%) Operations Research
6 1 (2.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.56%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.56%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) MATLAB
2 14 (35.90%) C
3 8 (20.51%) C++
4 5 (12.82%) Embedded C
5 2 (5.13%) C#
6 1 (2.56%) XAML
6 1 (2.56%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.56%) Ada
6 1 (2.56%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (25.64%) Degree
2 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (2.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) DO-178B
2 4 (10.26%) DO-254
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Serena
1 4 (10.26%) Xilinx
1 4 (10.26%) Mentor Graphics
2 2 (5.13%) Actel
3 1 (2.56%) Renesas
3 1 (2.56%) Altera
3 1 (2.56%) Green Hills
3 1 (2.56%) Autodesk
3 1 (2.56%) MathWorks
3 1 (2.56%) SolidWorks
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