The table below looks at the statistics for Simulink skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Simulink over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The MathWorks Simulink
Rank 564 612 603
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -9
Contract jobs citing Simulink 34 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.018% 0.021%
As % of the Applications category 0.71% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £525 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.90% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 9
Median hourly rate £45.25 £37.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.66% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.85 £33.86 £31.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.60 £47.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £37.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+20.66% -7.40%
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
4760 5682 6676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.34% 11.24% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2832 3294 3873
Median daily rate £371 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £160 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 432 562 699
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.00 £10.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.90 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.70% -

Simulink
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Simulink as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 8 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Simulink within the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +44 12 £525 - 4
East of England +10 7 - -
West Midlands -3 6 - - 2
South West +19 5 - - 1
London -1 3 - -
East Midlands -7 1 - - 1
Simulink
UK

Simulink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Simulink also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Simulink.

1 64 (90.14%) MATLAB
2 39 (54.93%) Software Engineering
3 31 (43.66%) C
4 27 (38.03%) Rational DOORS
5 23 (32.39%) C++
6 18 (25.35%) Ada
7 17 (23.94%) Integration Testing
8 16 (22.54%) Configuration Management
9 15 (21.13%) Validation
10 14 (19.72%) UML
11 13 (18.31%) Rational Rhapsody
12 12 (16.90%) Degree
13 11 (15.49%) Ada 95
14 10 (14.08%) SC Cleared
14 10 (14.08%) Security Cleared
15 9 (12.68%) Requirements Management
15 9 (12.68%) Yourdon
16 8 (11.27%) Electronics
16 8 (11.27%) Python
16 8 (11.27%) Embedded C
16 8 (11.27%) Aerospace
17 7 (9.86%) Automotive
17 7 (9.86%) Stateflow
18 6 (8.45%) Algorithms
18 6 (8.45%) ISO26262
18 6 (8.45%) Embedded Systems
18 6 (8.45%) Linux
19 5 (7.04%) Embedded C++
19 5 (7.04%) MathWorks
19 5 (7.04%) Agile Software Development

Simulink
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.41%) Confluence
1 1 (1.41%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Stateflow
2 4 (5.63%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.41%) FlexRay
2 1 (1.41%) Profibus
2 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) Big Data
2 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (38.03%) Rational DOORS
2 13 (18.31%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (4.23%) JIRA
4 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.41%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.41%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.41%) PVCS
5 1 (1.41%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.41%) Subversion
5 1 (1.41%) TestDirector
General
1 8 (11.27%) Aerospace
1 8 (11.27%) Electronics
2 7 (9.86%) Automotive
3 2 (2.82%) Finance
3 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.82%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 37 (52.11%) Software Engineer
2 10 (14.08%) Ada Engineer
2 10 (14.08%) Ada Software Engineer
3 8 (11.27%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) MATLAB Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Architect
6 5 (7.04%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) C Software Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Embedded Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Software Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Test Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Applications Architect
9 2 (2.82%) Control Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Test Automation Engineer
10 1 (1.41%) Electronics Engineer
10 1 (1.41%) Software Design Engineer
10 1 (1.41%) Software Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Algorithms
1 6 (8.45%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (2.82%) Credit Risk
2 2 (2.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.41%) CAN bus
3 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.41%) Neural Network
3 1 (1.41%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Linux
2 2 (2.82%) VxWorks
3 1 (1.41%) Android
3 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (54.93%) Software Engineering
2 17 (23.94%) Integration Testing
3 16 (22.54%) Configuration Management
4 15 (21.13%) Validation
5 14 (19.72%) UML
6 9 (12.68%) Requirements Management
6 9 (12.68%) Yourdon
7 5 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.04%) Change Control
7 5 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (7.04%) Prototyping
8 4 (5.63%) Hazard Analysis
8 4 (5.63%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (5.63%) Signal Processing
8 4 (5.63%) System Testing
8 4 (5.63%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.23%) Release Management
9 3 (4.23%) Test Scripting
9 3 (4.23%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 64 (90.14%) MATLAB
2 31 (43.66%) C
3 23 (32.39%) C++
4 18 (25.35%) Ada
5 11 (15.49%) Ada 95
6 8 (11.27%) Embedded C
6 8 (11.27%) Python
7 5 (7.04%) Embedded C++
8 3 (4.23%) Fortran
8 3 (4.23%) Perl
9 2 (2.82%) Java
10 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (16.90%) Degree
2 10 (14.08%) SC Cleared
2 10 (14.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) ISO26262
2 3 (4.23%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.41%) MISRA
Vendors
1 5 (7.04%) MathWorks
2 1 (1.41%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.41%) Coverity
2 1 (1.41%) Serena