The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Applications 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The MathWorks Simulink
Rank 534 503 535
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +32
Contract jobs citing Simulink 23 19 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.044% 0.063%
As % of the Applications category 0.34% 0.33% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £700
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 22
Average hourly rate £37.00 £38.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.75 £32.25 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £51.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £38.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-3.89% +4.05%
Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6761 5775 6977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.17% 13.37% 12.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3589 2958 3572
Average daily rate £325 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £163 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 648 674 750
Average hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.93% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.07 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
Simulink
UK

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -17 7 - - 3
South West -20 6 - - 8
East of England -29 6 - - 4
South East -19 2 - - 1
London - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 5
Simulink
UK

Simulink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 29 (93.55%) MATLAB
2 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
2 14 (45.16%) Rational DOORS
3 13 (41.94%) UML
4 11 (35.48%) C
5 9 (29.03%) Automotive
5 9 (29.03%) Rational Rhapsody
5 9 (29.03%) Degree
6 8 (25.81%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
8 6 (19.35%) C++
9 5 (16.13%) Embedded C
9 5 (16.13%) CAN bus
9 5 (16.13%) Avionics
10 4 (12.90%) Requirements Engineering
10 4 (12.90%) Requirements Management
10 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
10 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Development
10 4 (12.90%) DO-178B
10 4 (12.90%) CAD
10 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
10 4 (12.90%) Aerospace
10 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
10 4 (12.90%) Serena
11 3 (9.68%) Six Sigma
11 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
11 3 (9.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 2 (6.45%) Data Management
12 2 (6.45%) Renesas
12 2 (6.45%) Electronics

Simulink
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) WinCC
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Stateflow
1 2 (6.45%) CATIA
1 2 (6.45%) Windchill
1 2 (6.45%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) ENOVIA
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.23%) GSM
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (29.03%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (29.03%) Automotive
2 5 (16.13%) Avionics
3 4 (12.90%) Aerospace
4 2 (6.45%) Electronics
4 2 (6.45%) Military
5 1 (3.23%) German Language
5 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Software Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) DSP Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Software Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Principal Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Verification Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) C++ Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Software Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (16.13%) CAN bus
3 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) VHDL
4 1 (3.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.23%) Physics
4 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
2 13 (41.94%) UML
3 4 (12.90%) CAD
3 4 (12.90%) Requirements Management
3 4 (12.90%) Requirements Engineering
3 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (9.68%) Six Sigma
5 2 (6.45%) SysML
5 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.45%) ERP
5 2 (6.45%) Validation
5 2 (6.45%) PDM
5 2 (6.45%) Data Management
6 1 (3.23%) PLM
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.23%) MODAF
6 1 (3.23%) Memory Management
6 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) MATLAB
2 11 (35.48%) C
3 6 (19.35%) C++
4 5 (16.13%) Embedded C
5 2 (6.45%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) SQL
5 2 (6.45%) VB
5 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.45%) VBA
5 2 (6.45%) Ada
5 2 (6.45%) Fortran
6 1 (3.23%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
4 3 (9.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (3.23%) HNC
5 1 (3.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) DO-178B
2 1 (3.23%) DO-254
2 1 (3.23%) ARP4754
2 1 (3.23%) DO-160
2 1 (3.23%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Serena
2 2 (6.45%) Green Hills
2 2 (6.45%) Renesas
2 2 (6.45%) SolidWorks
3 1 (3.23%) Freescale
3 1 (3.23%) Siemens
3 1 (3.23%) MathWorks
3 1 (3.23%) Xilinx
3 1 (3.23%) Mentor Graphics
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