The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 391 409 396
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 34 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.060% 0.099%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.14% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 17
Average daily rate
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£513 £406 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.23% -18.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £213 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £740
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £303 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.44% -13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £40.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-8.64% -19.00%
MATLAB
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 London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9979 9766 10561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.51% 41.53% 43.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7282 6979 7472
Average daily rate £450 £425 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 66 104
Average hourly rate £27.78 £34.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.29% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.46 £16.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MATLAB across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in London

MATLAB
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MATLAB Daily Rate Trend in London

MATLAB
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MATLAB across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

MATLAB Daily Rate Histogram in London

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

MATLAB Hourly Rate Trend in London

MATLAB
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the London region over the 3 months to 31 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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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
City of London -1 9 £425 - 5
Canary Wharf - 2 £475 -
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing MATLAB 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 MATLAB.

1 33 (50.00%) Python
1 33 (50.00%) R
2 31 (46.97%) Finance
3 23 (34.85%) SQL
4 21 (31.82%) Statistics
5 20 (30.30%) SAS
5 20 (30.30%) Analytics
6 17 (25.76%) VBA
6 17 (25.76%) C++
6 17 (25.76%) Statistical Analysis
7 16 (24.24%) .NET
8 15 (22.73%) C#
9 14 (21.21%) Credit Risk
9 14 (21.21%) Banking
10 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (18.18%) Algorithms
12 11 (16.67%) Market Risk
12 11 (16.67%) Degree
13 10 (15.15%) Mathematics
13 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
13 10 (15.15%) Big Data
13 10 (15.15%) Hadoop
14 9 (13.64%) Quantitative Analysis
14 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (13.64%) Ruby
15 8 (12.12%) Investment Banking
15 8 (12.12%) Java
15 8 (12.12%) RAD
15 8 (12.12%) NoSQL
16 7 (10.61%) Apache Hive

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing MATLAB 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 MATLAB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (30.30%) SAS
2 5 (7.58%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) SPSS
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Bluetooth
1 3 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (4.55%) Wireless
2 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) Hadoop
1 10 (15.15%) Big Data
2 8 (12.12%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.61%) Apache Hive
3 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.58%) Data Mining
4 5 (7.58%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.03%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
General
1 31 (46.97%) Finance
2 14 (21.21%) Banking
3 8 (12.12%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Back Office
5 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.03%) Aerospace
6 2 (3.03%) Retail
6 2 (3.03%) Front Office
7 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Developer
1 19 (28.79%) Analyst
2 10 (15.15%) Data Scientist
3 7 (10.61%) RAD Developer
4 6 (9.09%) Quantitative Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Programmer
5 4 (6.06%) Data Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Risk Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Electrical Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Process Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Design Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Electrical Design Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Quantitative Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Design Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Credit Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Systems Programmer
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Programmer
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Systems Programmer
7 2 (3.03%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) .NET
2 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET
3 5 (7.58%) Web Services
3 5 (7.58%) REST
4 3 (4.55%) SciPy
4 3 (4.55%) NumPy
5 1 (1.52%) Middleware
5 1 (1.52%) WCF
5 1 (1.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.82%) Statistics
2 14 (21.21%) Credit Risk
3 13 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (18.18%) Algorithms
5 11 (16.67%) Market Risk
6 10 (15.15%) Mathematics
7 5 (7.58%) Physics
7 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
8 3 (4.55%) Hedge funds
8 3 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (4.55%) Ontologies
8 3 (4.55%) Data Extraction
8 3 (4.55%) Data Integration
8 3 (4.55%) VHDL
8 3 (4.55%) Equities
8 3 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
9 2 (3.03%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (3.03%) Neural Network
9 2 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) Analytics
2 17 (25.76%) Statistical Analysis
3 9 (13.64%) Quantitative Analysis
3 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.12%) RAD
5 7 (10.61%) Data Modelling
5 7 (10.61%) Stress Testing
6 6 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 6 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 6 (9.09%) MapReduce
6 6 (9.09%) Machine Learning
7 4 (6.06%) Bayesian Methods
7 4 (6.06%) Econometrics
7 4 (6.06%) Project Management
7 4 (6.06%) Data Architecture
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (4.55%) Predictive Modelling
8 3 (4.55%) Regression Analysis
8 3 (4.55%) CAD
8 3 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.00%) Python
1 33 (50.00%) R
2 23 (34.85%) SQL
3 17 (25.76%) C++
3 17 (25.76%) VBA
4 15 (22.73%) C#
5 9 (13.64%) Ruby
6 8 (12.12%) Java
7 7 (10.61%) VB.NET
8 5 (7.58%) C
8 5 (7.58%) Clojure
9 3 (4.55%) Erlang
9 3 (4.55%) F#
9 3 (4.55%) Assembly Language
10 2 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) PhD
3 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
1 3 (4.55%) AIFMD
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Firmware
2 2 (3.03%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) Graphite
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) SAP
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.58%) Tableau
4 4 (6.06%) Splunk
5 3 (4.55%) Panasonic
5 3 (4.55%) Motorola
5 3 (4.55%) Nokia
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle
6 2 (3.03%) Google
6 2 (3.03%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.52%) Teradata
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