The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MathWorks MATLAB
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 45 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 10 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.70% 1.36% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.38% 4.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £295 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.36% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Median hourly rate £48.88 £49.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.26% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.38 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+23.66% +10.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
186 176 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.63% 29.98% 32.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 91 115
Median daily rate £450 £338 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 11
Median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.13 £30.00 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing MATLAB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MATLAB
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MATLAB across the Hertfordshire region.

MATLAB Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MATLAB across the Hertfordshire region.

MATLAB Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MATLAB
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Stevenage -1 3 - -
MATLAB
East of England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MATLAB 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 18 (48.65%) Software Engineering
2 15 (40.54%) Integration Testing
2 15 (40.54%) SQL
2 15 (40.54%) Simulink
3 14 (37.84%) UML
3 14 (37.84%) Rational Rhapsody
4 13 (35.14%) Rational DOORS
5 12 (32.43%) Configuration Management
6 11 (29.73%) Ada
6 11 (29.73%) Algorithms
6 11 (29.73%) Ada 95
7 9 (24.32%) Yourdon
8 6 (16.22%) Statistics
8 6 (16.22%) Retail
9 5 (13.51%) Mathematics
9 5 (13.51%) Physics
9 5 (13.51%) Analytics
9 5 (13.51%) Teradata
9 5 (13.51%) C
9 5 (13.51%) C++
10 4 (10.81%) Python
10 4 (10.81%) Embedded C
10 4 (10.81%) Embedded C++
10 4 (10.81%) Data Analytics
10 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
11 3 (8.11%) Predictive Modelling
11 3 (8.11%) Bayesian Methods
11 3 (8.11%) Predictive Analysis
11 3 (8.11%) Supply Chain Transformation

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 15 (40.54%) Simulink
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Rational Rhapsody
2 13 (35.14%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (16.22%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Software Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Ada Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Ada Software Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) MATLAB Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Data Scientist
6 2 (5.41%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) MATLAB Developer
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Data Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Data Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Machine Learning Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Teradata Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Algorithms
2 6 (16.22%) Statistics
3 5 (13.51%) Mathematics
3 5 (13.51%) Physics
4 1 (2.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Software Engineering
2 15 (40.54%) Integration Testing
3 14 (37.84%) UML
4 12 (32.43%) Configuration Management
5 9 (24.32%) Yourdon
6 5 (13.51%) Analytics
7 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.81%) Data Analytics
8 3 (8.11%) Bayesian Methods
8 3 (8.11%) Business Analytics
8 3 (8.11%) Predictive Analysis
8 3 (8.11%) Predictive Modelling
8 3 (8.11%) Supply Chain Transformation
9 2 (5.41%) Machine Learning
9 2 (5.41%) Monte Carlo Method
9 2 (5.41%) OO
10 1 (2.70%) Actionable Insight
10 1 (2.70%) API Development
10 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
10 1 (2.70%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) SQL
2 11 (29.73%) Ada
2 11 (29.73%) Ada 95
3 5 (13.51%) C
3 5 (13.51%) C++
4 4 (10.81%) Embedded C
4 4 (10.81%) Embedded C++
4 4 (10.81%) Python
5 3 (8.11%) R
6 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.41%) Java
7 1 (2.70%) AWK
7 1 (2.70%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) Ruby
7 1 (2.70%) sed
7 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Teradata
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.70%) VMware