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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
The MathWorks Simulink
Rank 558 532 540
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +8
Contract jobs citing Simulink 17 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.046% 0.011%
As % of the Applications category 0.28% 0.35% 0.084%
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 10 15 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.58% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.49 £37.20 £26.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £45.00 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-13.58% +8.00%
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
6113 6307 5938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.30% 13.17% 13.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3549 3478 3222
Average daily rate £350 £327 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% -6.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £155 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 586 692 624
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.45 £32.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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 7 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 7 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 +4 6 - - 13
South East -13 6 £350 - 5
East of England -4 2 - - 4
South West -20 1 - -
Simulink
UK

Simulink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 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 35 (71.43%) MATLAB
2 23 (46.94%) Automotive
3 21 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 21 (42.86%) C
4 18 (36.73%) C++
5 14 (28.57%) UML
6 12 (24.49%) Degree
7 9 (18.37%) SysML
7 9 (18.37%) Validation
8 8 (16.33%) C#
8 8 (16.33%) Stateflow
8 8 (16.33%) Embedded C
8 8 (16.33%) Rational DOORS
9 7 (14.29%) Software Architecture
9 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 7 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
9 7 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 6 (12.24%) Electronics
10 6 (12.24%) Aerospace
10 6 (12.24%) Embedded Software Development
10 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
10 6 (12.24%) TargetLink
11 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
11 5 (10.20%) CAN bus
11 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (10.20%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (8.16%) Algorithms
12 4 (8.16%) Software Delivery
12 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
12 4 (8.16%) Change Management

Simulink
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 8 (16.33%) Stateflow
2 6 (12.24%) TargetLink
3 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.12%) MS Office
3 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (6.12%) ClearCase
3 3 (6.12%) ClearQuest
3 3 (6.12%) Subversion
4 2 (4.08%) JIRA
4 2 (4.08%) CANoe
5 1 (2.04%) LabVIEW
General
1 23 (46.94%) Automotive
2 6 (12.24%) Electronics
2 6 (12.24%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Games
3 1 (2.04%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) Software Architect
2 7 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 7 (14.29%) Architect
3 6 (12.24%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) Developer
4 2 (4.08%) Analyst
4 2 (4.08%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (4.08%) Programmer
4 2 (4.08%) Project Leader
4 2 (4.08%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) RF Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) Software Integration Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) Systems Architect
5 1 (2.04%) Test Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) Process Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) HTML
1 1 (2.04%) .NET
1 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (2.04%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
3 5 (10.20%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (10.20%) CAN bus
3 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.16%) Algorithms
4 4 (8.16%) Mechatronics
5 2 (4.08%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 14 (28.57%) UML
3 9 (18.37%) Validation
3 9 (18.37%) SysML
4 7 (14.29%) Software Architecture
5 6 (12.24%) Embedded Software Development
6 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.16%) Project Management
7 4 (8.16%) Change Management
7 4 (8.16%) Software Delivery
8 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.12%) 3D Modelling
8 3 (6.12%) Requirements Engineering
8 3 (6.12%) Six Sigma
8 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.08%) Requirements Management
9 2 (4.08%) Migration
9 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (4.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 35 (71.43%) MATLAB
2 21 (42.86%) C
3 18 (36.73%) C++
4 8 (16.33%) C#
4 8 (16.33%) Embedded C
5 3 (6.12%) Java
6 2 (4.08%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.04%) SQL
7 1 (2.04%) VB
7 1 (2.04%) Ada
7 1 (2.04%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Degree
2 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.12%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.04%) IEC 61508
1 1 (2.04%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) MathWorks
2 2 (4.08%) Perforce
3 1 (2.04%) Freescale
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) IBM
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
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