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 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
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 56 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 5 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.74% 0.13% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.87% 0.42% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £371 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £381 £357
% change year-on-year
+11.47% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
MATLAB
East of England

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
174 238 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.59% 31.95% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 106 145
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £269 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 16
Median hourly rate £43.70 £32.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.46% -12.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

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

MATLAB Daily Rate Histogram 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 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
Stevenage -1 1 - -
Waltham Cross - 1 £275 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £468 -
MATLAB
East of England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) Simulink
3 7 (38.89%) Integration Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Retail
3 7 (38.89%) Algorithms
4 6 (33.33%) UML
5 5 (27.78%) C
5 5 (27.78%) C++
6 4 (22.22%) Ada
6 4 (22.22%) Rational Rhapsody
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
6 4 (22.22%) Ada 95
7 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (16.67%) OOP
7 3 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) Embedded C
7 3 (16.67%) Embedded C++
8 2 (11.11%) OpenGL
8 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
8 2 (11.11%) Benchmarking
8 2 (11.11%) Electronics
8 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
8 2 (11.11%) VHDL
8 2 (11.11%) Teradata
8 2 (11.11%) Python
8 2 (11.11%) ClearCase
8 2 (11.11%) Perl
8 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
8 2 (11.11%) Java

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) Kinematics
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Simulink
2 2 (11.11%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) QlikView
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (11.11%) ClearCase
3 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 2 (11.11%) GCC
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 7 (38.89%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Avionics
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) MATLAB Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Ada Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Ada Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) MATLAB Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Retail Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (11.11%) OpenCV
1 2 (11.11%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Algorithms
2 2 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.11%) Mechatronics
2 2 (11.11%) Robotics
2 2 (11.11%) VHDL
3 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (38.89%) Integration Testing
3 6 (33.33%) UML
4 3 (16.67%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) OOP
5 2 (11.11%) Benchmarking
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Machine Learning
5 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 2 (11.11%) Signal Processing
5 2 (11.11%) SysML
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) CMMI
6 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Yourdon
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) C
2 5 (27.78%) C++
3 4 (22.22%) Ada
3 4 (22.22%) Ada 95
4 3 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 3 (16.67%) Embedded C++
5 2 (11.11%) ANSI C
5 2 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Teradata
2 1 (5.56%) Tableau