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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The MathWorks Simulink
Rank 577 552 553
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Contract jobs citing Simulink 18 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.036% 0.006%
As % of the Applications category 0.29% 0.28% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £376 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.79% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £376 -
% change year-on-year
-6.79% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +24.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £36.90 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.00 £35.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +24.61%
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
6194 6522 6023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.02% 13.21% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3653 3628 3299
Average daily rate £350 £328 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 606 693 609
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.46 £10.50 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £32.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
- +0.26%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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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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
West Midlands +7 7 - - 10
East of England -1 4 - -
South East -12 3 £350 - 2
East Midlands - 2 - - 4
South West -12 1 - -
Simulink
UK

Simulink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (73.08%) MATLAB
2 25 (48.08%) C
3 24 (46.15%) Automotive
4 22 (42.31%) Software Engineering
5 19 (36.54%) C++
6 13 (25.00%) Degree
7 12 (23.08%) UML
8 10 (19.23%) Validation
9 9 (17.31%) Embedded C
10 8 (15.38%) C#
11 7 (13.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 7 (13.46%) Aerospace
11 7 (13.46%) Unit Testing
11 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
11 7 (13.46%) Rational DOORS
12 6 (11.54%) TargetLink
12 6 (11.54%) Software Architecture
12 6 (11.54%) Mathematics
12 6 (11.54%) Embedded Software Development
12 6 (11.54%) Stateflow
12 6 (11.54%) Electronics
13 5 (9.62%) CAN bus
13 5 (9.62%) Rational Rhapsody
13 5 (9.62%) Embedded Systems
13 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (9.62%) Algorithms
13 5 (9.62%) SysML
14 4 (7.69%) Mechatronics
14 4 (7.69%) Software Delivery
14 4 (7.69%) Project Management

Simulink
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (11.54%) Stateflow
1 6 (11.54%) TargetLink
2 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.77%) MS Office
2 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.92%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) FlexRay
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (9.62%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (5.77%) ClearCase
3 3 (5.77%) ClearQuest
3 3 (5.77%) Subversion
4 2 (3.85%) JIRA
5 1 (1.92%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.92%) CANoe
General
1 24 (46.15%) Automotive
2 7 (13.46%) Aerospace
3 6 (11.54%) Electronics
4 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Games
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Avionics
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Software Engineer
2 8 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Software Architect
3 7 (13.46%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Architect
4 3 (5.77%) RF Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Project Leader
6 1 (1.92%) .NET Developer
6 1 (1.92%) Analyst
6 1 (1.92%) Senior Developer
6 1 (1.92%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (1.92%) Programmer
6 1 (1.92%) Systems Architect
6 1 (1.92%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Test Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) .NET
1 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.92%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (11.54%) Mathematics
3 5 (9.62%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (9.62%) CAN bus
3 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.62%) Algorithms
4 4 (7.69%) Mechatronics
5 2 (3.85%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.92%) DTV
6 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (42.31%) Software Engineering
2 12 (23.08%) UML
3 10 (19.23%) Validation
4 7 (13.46%) Unit Testing
5 6 (11.54%) Software Architecture
5 6 (11.54%) Embedded Software Development
6 5 (9.62%) SysML
7 4 (7.69%) Project Management
7 4 (7.69%) Software Delivery
8 3 (5.77%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.77%) Signal Processing
8 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.77%) Monte Carlo Method
8 3 (5.77%) 3D Modelling
8 3 (5.77%) Requirements Engineering
8 3 (5.77%) Change Management
8 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.77%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (5.77%) Six Sigma
9 2 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 38 (73.08%) MATLAB
2 25 (48.08%) C
3 19 (36.54%) C++
4 9 (17.31%) Embedded C
5 8 (15.38%) C#
6 3 (5.77%) VB
7 2 (3.85%) Embedded C++
7 2 (3.85%) Java
8 1 (1.92%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.92%) Ada
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Degree
2 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.92%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.92%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (5.77%) MathWorks
2 2 (3.85%) Perforce
3 1 (1.92%) Freescale
3 1 (1.92%) SAP
3 1 (1.92%) IBM
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
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Rate: competitive
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Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
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Rate: £38.90 - 46.00 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £30 - £35 per hour + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago