The first table below looks at the demand for Simulink skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Simulink over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Kent region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The MathWorks Simulink
Rank 39 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Simulink 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.83% 0.71% -
As % of the Applications category 4.88% 4.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £376 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £47.00 £36.64 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.26% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £36.64 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +0.39%
Applications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
41 47 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 16.94% 16.79% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 22
Average daily rate £250 £285 £203
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.28% +40.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £193 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £368 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £308 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 13
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £10.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +50.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
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Simulink
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Simulink across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Simulink Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Simulink
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Simulink Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Simulink
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Simulink Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Simulink
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 2 (100.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (100.00%) Actel
1 2 (100.00%) DO-254
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

Simulink
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) DO-254
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 2 (100.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (100.00%) Actel