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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 384 406 399
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 35 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.067% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.16% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 19
Average daily rate
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£490 £481 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £595 £775
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+37.70% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £40.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -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
10328 9978 11006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.91% 41.61% 44.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7629 7037 7845
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 61 84
Average hourly rate £29.00 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.13 £53.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 August 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 August 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 6 £500 -28.57% 6
Bromley - 2 £240 - 2
Canary Wharf - 2 £475 -
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 28 (45.16%) Finance
1 28 (45.16%) R
2 27 (43.55%) Python
3 21 (33.87%) C++
4 20 (32.26%) C#
5 18 (29.03%) SQL
5 18 (29.03%) .NET
6 15 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (20.97%) Banking
8 12 (19.35%) Mathematics
9 11 (17.74%) Market Risk
10 10 (16.13%) Statistics
10 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
10 10 (16.13%) PhD
10 10 (16.13%) VBA
10 10 (16.13%) Algorithms
10 10 (16.13%) Big Data
11 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
11 9 (14.52%) Risk Management
12 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (12.90%) RAD
12 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
12 8 (12.90%) Statistical Analysis
12 8 (12.90%) Credit Risk
12 8 (12.90%) Analytics
13 7 (11.29%) Physics
13 7 (11.29%) Investment Banking
13 7 (11.29%) SAS
13 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET
13 7 (11.29%) VB.NET

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 7 (11.29%) SAS
2 2 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (3.23%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS Office
3 2 (3.23%) Simulink
3 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Bluetooth
1 3 (4.84%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (4.84%) Wireless
2 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) Big Data
2 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.68%) Hadoop
4 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.45%) Apache Hive
5 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.84%) Data Mining
7 2 (3.23%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
1 3 (4.84%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (3.23%) SpecFlow
2 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
General
1 28 (45.16%) Finance
2 13 (20.97%) Banking
3 7 (11.29%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.45%) Back Office
5 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.23%) Front Office
6 2 (3.23%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.61%) Retail
7 1 (1.61%) Electronics
7 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Developer
2 16 (25.81%) Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Data Scientist
4 7 (11.29%) RAD Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Quantitative Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Programmer
6 4 (6.45%) Quantitative Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Systems Programmer
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Programmer
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Systems Programmer
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Design Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Design Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Electrical Design Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Risk Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Electrical Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) VBA Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.03%) .NET
2 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.06%) Web Services
3 5 (8.06%) REST
4 3 (4.84%) SciPy
4 3 (4.84%) NumPy
5 1 (1.61%) Middleware
5 1 (1.61%) WCF
5 1 (1.61%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (19.35%) Mathematics
3 11 (17.74%) Market Risk
4 10 (16.13%) Algorithms
4 10 (16.13%) Statistics
5 8 (12.90%) Credit Risk
6 7 (11.29%) Physics
7 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
7 3 (4.84%) VHDL
7 3 (4.84%) Equities
7 3 (4.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (4.84%) Derivative
7 3 (4.84%) Data Extraction
7 3 (4.84%) Hedge funds
7 3 (4.84%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (3.23%) Visualisation
8 2 (3.23%) Credit Derivative
8 2 (3.23%) Neural Network
8 2 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Linux
2 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.52%) Risk Management
2 8 (12.90%) RAD
2 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (12.90%) Statistical Analysis
2 8 (12.90%) Analytics
3 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (6.45%) Data Analysis
4 4 (6.45%) Scrum
4 4 (6.45%) Stress Testing
4 4 (6.45%) Machine Learning
5 3 (4.84%) Data Analytics
5 3 (4.84%) Regression Analysis
5 3 (4.84%) MapReduce
5 3 (4.84%) Propensity Modelling
5 3 (4.84%) Linear Regression
5 3 (4.84%) Monte Carlo Method
5 3 (4.84%) Econometrics
5 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
5 3 (4.84%) CAD
5 3 (4.84%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.16%) R
2 27 (43.55%) Python
3 21 (33.87%) C++
4 20 (32.26%) C#
5 18 (29.03%) SQL
6 10 (16.13%) VBA
7 7 (11.29%) VB.NET
8 6 (9.68%) C
9 4 (6.45%) Ruby
10 3 (4.84%) Erlang
10 3 (4.84%) F#
10 3 (4.84%) Java
10 3 (4.84%) Assembly Language
11 2 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) PhD
2 6 (9.68%) Degree
3 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) AIFMD
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) HDFS
2 3 (4.84%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Ambari
2 1 (1.61%) Graphite
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle
3 3 (4.84%) SAP
3 3 (4.84%) Motorola
3 3 (4.84%) Nokia
3 3 (4.84%) Panasonic
4 2 (3.23%) Alteryx
4 2 (3.23%) Informatica
5 1 (1.61%) QNX
5 1 (1.61%) Teradata
5 1 (1.61%) Tableau
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