The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 400 401 417
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 36 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.14% 0.055%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.33% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 7
Median daily rate £388 £525 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% +29.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £415 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -3.70%
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
9734 10010 9830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.97% 42.51% 41.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7316 7319 7041
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 90 66
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.78 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.98% -18.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £16.49 £16.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing MATLAB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
City of London +46 6 £375 -11.76% 3
Canary Wharf +3 1 £350 -26.31%
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 London region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 51 (54.84%) R
2 44 (47.31%) SQL
3 40 (43.01%) Python
4 39 (41.94%) Finance
5 33 (35.48%) Java
6 30 (32.26%) Banking
7 28 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (30.11%) Mathematics
8 26 (27.96%) Big Data
8 26 (27.96%) SAS
9 23 (24.73%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (24.73%) Analytics
10 22 (23.66%) Apache Hive
11 21 (22.58%) Oracle
12 20 (21.51%) Degree
13 19 (20.43%) Statistics
13 19 (20.43%) Apache Pig
13 19 (20.43%) Informatica
13 19 (20.43%) SPSS
14 18 (19.35%) Shell Script
14 18 (19.35%) Data Analysis
15 17 (18.28%) Hadoop
16 16 (17.20%) SQL Server
16 16 (17.20%) C#
16 16 (17.20%) Unix
17 15 (16.13%) .NET
17 15 (16.13%) QlikView
17 15 (16.13%) Credit Risk
17 15 (16.13%) Tableau
18 14 (15.05%) Machine Learning

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 26 (27.96%) SAS
2 19 (20.43%) Apache Pig
3 10 (10.75%) Apache Spark
4 7 (7.53%) IIS
5 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.15%) JBoss
7 1 (1.08%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (20.43%) SPSS
2 12 (12.90%) Stata
3 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
4 6 (6.45%) MS Office
5 3 (3.23%) LaTeX
5 3 (3.23%) Mathematica
6 1 (1.08%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.08%) DHCP
1 1 (1.08%) DNS
1 1 (1.08%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.08%) Firewall
1 1 (1.08%) FTP
1 1 (1.08%) HTTP
1 1 (1.08%) Internet
1 1 (1.08%) SMTP
1 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.08%) VoIP
1 1 (1.08%) VPN
1 1 (1.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.96%) Big Data
2 22 (23.66%) Apache Hive
3 17 (18.28%) Hadoop
4 16 (17.20%) SQL Server
5 15 (16.13%) QlikView
6 14 (15.05%) Data Mining
6 14 (15.05%) MySQL
7 13 (13.98%) HBase
8 12 (12.90%) CouchDB
8 12 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (5.38%) OLAP
9 5 (5.38%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (2.15%) KDB
11 1 (1.08%) Base SAS
11 1 (1.08%) Mahout
11 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.08%) Spotfire
11 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.08%) Sqoop
11 1 (1.08%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.45%) SpecFlow
3 5 (5.38%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.38%) NUnit
4 2 (2.15%) Arquillian
5 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (41.94%) Finance
2 30 (32.26%) Banking
3 10 (10.75%) Retail
4 9 (9.68%) Front Office
5 6 (6.45%) Investment Banking
5 6 (6.45%) Retail Banking
6 5 (5.38%) Financial Institution
7 3 (3.23%) Advertising
8 2 (2.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (36.56%) Developer
2 24 (25.81%) Analyst
3 15 (16.13%) MATLAB Developer
4 12 (12.90%) Big Data Engineer
4 12 (12.90%) Data Engineer
5 10 (10.75%) Data Scientist
5 10 (10.75%) Python Developer
5 10 (10.75%) Quantitative Developer
6 8 (8.60%) Risk Analyst
6 8 (8.60%) SQL Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Qualitative Analyst
7 7 (7.53%) Quantitative Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) .NET Developer
8 6 (6.45%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Credit Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Front Office Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Quantitative Researcher
9 5 (5.38%) R Developer
10 4 (4.30%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.13%) .NET
2 12 (12.90%) CSS
2 12 (12.90%) HTML
2 12 (12.90%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.23%) WPF
5 2 (2.15%) Web Services
6 1 (1.08%) Kafka
6 1 (1.08%) MLlib
6 1 (1.08%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (1.08%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 28 (30.11%) Mathematics
2 19 (20.43%) Statistics
3 15 (16.13%) Credit Risk
4 12 (12.90%) Algorithms
4 12 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (12.90%) Performance Metrics
4 12 (12.90%) Physics
5 10 (10.75%) Equities
5 10 (10.75%) Fixed Income
5 10 (10.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (6.45%) Economics
6 6 (6.45%) User Experience
7 5 (5.38%) Computer Science
7 5 (5.38%) Derivative
8 4 (4.30%) Market Risk
9 3 (3.23%) OTC Derivatives
10 2 (2.15%) Hedge funds
10 2 (2.15%) Reference Data
11 1 (1.08%) Applied Mathematics
11 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.20%) Unix
2 7 (7.53%) Linux
3 2 (2.15%) Windows
4 1 (1.08%) Android
4 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (24.73%) Analytics
2 23 (24.73%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (19.35%) Data Analysis
4 14 (15.05%) Data Modelling
4 14 (15.05%) Machine Learning
5 12 (12.90%) Web Application Development
6 9 (9.68%) Data Analytics
6 9 (9.68%) Validation
7 8 (8.60%) Credit Risk Modelling
8 7 (7.53%) BDD
8 7 (7.53%) Fraud Detection
8 7 (7.53%) Predictive Analytics
8 7 (7.53%) Risk Management
8 7 (7.53%) Statistical Analysis
9 6 (6.45%) Investment Management
9 6 (6.45%) Open Source
9 6 (6.45%) Stress Testing
10 5 (5.38%) Predictive Modelling
10 5 (5.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (54.84%) R
2 44 (47.31%) SQL
3 40 (43.01%) Python
4 33 (35.48%) Java
5 18 (19.35%) Shell Script
6 16 (17.20%) C#
7 14 (15.05%) C++
8 13 (13.98%) Perl
9 12 (12.90%) PHP
9 12 (12.90%) PL/SQL
9 12 (12.90%) Ruby
10 11 (11.83%) VBA
11 10 (10.75%) Scala
12 8 (8.60%) VB.NET
13 4 (4.30%) VB
14 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
15 2 (2.15%) C
16 1 (1.08%) Fortran
16 1 (1.08%) SAS Macro
16 1 (1.08%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 20 (21.51%) Degree
2 10 (10.75%) PhD
3 2 (2.15%) ISEB
3 2 (2.15%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.08%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.08%) HDFS
1 1 (1.08%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) Control-M
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (22.58%) Oracle
2 19 (20.43%) Informatica
3 15 (16.13%) Tableau
4 14 (15.05%) Teradata
5 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.45%) Bloomberg
7 3 (3.23%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (3.23%) Reuters
8 1 (1.08%) Apple
8 1 (1.08%) IBM