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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The MathWorks Simulink
Rank 601 579 553
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -26
Contract jobs citing Simulink 16 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.061% 0.064%
As % of the Applications category 0.31% 0.49% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £240 £425 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.52% +13.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £425 £376
% change year-on-year
-43.52% +13.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 21
Median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £22.35 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -12.75%
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
5214 6071 6380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.62% 12.34% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3183 3323 3416
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 604 691
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Simulink across the England region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Simulink Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 May 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 24 May 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 West +5 6 - - 3
West Midlands -16 5 £310 - 1
East of England +6 3 - - 2
East Midlands +19 2 £170 -
Simulink
UK

Simulink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 43 (97.73%) MATLAB
2 21 (47.73%) Software Engineering
3 17 (38.64%) C
4 14 (31.82%) C++
4 14 (31.82%) Algorithms
5 13 (29.55%) Aerospace
6 11 (25.00%) Validation
7 10 (22.73%) Embedded Systems
8 8 (18.18%) Electronics
8 8 (18.18%) Embedded C
9 7 (15.91%) Integration Testing
10 6 (13.64%) Embedded Software Development
10 6 (13.64%) Rational DOORS
10 6 (13.64%) Automotive
11 5 (11.36%) DO-178B
11 5 (11.36%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
12 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
12 4 (9.09%) Ada 95
12 4 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
12 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (9.09%) Embedded C++
12 4 (9.09%) Ada
12 4 (9.09%) C#
12 4 (9.09%) .NET
12 4 (9.09%) UML
12 4 (9.09%) Python
13 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
13 3 (6.82%) ITIL
13 3 (6.82%) VB.NET

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) RS-232
2 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.27%) FlexRay
2 1 (2.27%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Big Data
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (4.55%) ClearCase
3 2 (4.55%) LabVIEW
3 2 (4.55%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (29.55%) Aerospace
2 8 (18.18%) Electronics
3 6 (13.64%) Automotive
4 2 (4.55%) Finance
4 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Dutch Language
5 1 (2.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Software Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Embedded Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Design Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Embedded C Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Electronics Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Firmware Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) MATLAB Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Automation Specialist
8 1 (2.27%) Development Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Development Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Hardware Specialist
8 1 (2.27%) Performance Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) .NET
2 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Algorithms
2 10 (22.73%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (6.82%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (4.55%) Physics
4 2 (4.55%) VHDL
5 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
1 1 (2.27%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Software Engineering
2 11 (25.00%) Validation
3 7 (15.91%) Integration Testing
4 6 (13.64%) Embedded Software Development
5 5 (11.36%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.09%) UML
7 3 (6.82%) ITIL
7 3 (6.82%) Project Management
7 3 (6.82%) Signal Processing
8 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.55%) Digital Signal Processing
8 2 (4.55%) OO
8 2 (4.55%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.27%) Parallel Computing
9 1 (2.27%) Requirements Engineering
9 1 (2.27%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.27%) Scrum
9 1 (2.27%) Yourdon
Programming Languages
1 43 (97.73%) MATLAB
2 17 (38.64%) C
3 14 (31.82%) C++
4 8 (18.18%) Embedded C
5 4 (9.09%) Ada
5 4 (9.09%) Ada 95
5 4 (9.09%) C#
5 4 (9.09%) Embedded C++
5 4 (9.09%) Python
6 3 (6.82%) Assembly Language
6 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.55%) Perl
8 1 (2.27%) Java
8 1 (2.27%) Tcl
8 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) HND
4 1 (2.27%) MCSD
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) DO-178B
2 3 (6.82%) MISRA
2 3 (6.82%) MISRA C
3 1 (2.27%) DO-254
3 1 (2.27%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Freescale
2 2 (4.55%) MathWorks
3 1 (2.27%) Lauterbach
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) MKS
3 1 (2.27%) Xilinx
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