The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank - - 46
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £420 £305
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +37.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £37.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+35.13% -8.64%
MATLAB
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
93 130 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 35.09% 44.37% 40.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 76 68
Median daily rate £340 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £470 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £17.42 £16.50 £26.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.54% -37.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.68 £16.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 £16.50 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MATLAB
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

MATLAB Daily Rate Trend in Kent

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

MATLAB Hourly Rate Trend in Kent