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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 378 388 382
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 30 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.11% 0.073%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 13
Average daily rate
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£500 £555 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.90% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £245 £441
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £803 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+23.33% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £54.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%
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
9274 9607 8932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.64% 40.64% 40.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6672 7016 6487
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 66 101
Average hourly rate £25.80 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.28% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.00 £17.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £160.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +11 2 £725 +42.15% 8
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 29 (50.00%) R
2 27 (46.55%) Finance
3 26 (44.83%) Python
4 24 (41.38%) SAS
5 22 (37.93%) Analytics
6 21 (36.21%) Statistics
7 20 (34.48%) SQL
7 20 (34.48%) Hadoop
8 18 (31.03%) VBA
9 14 (24.14%) Big Data
10 13 (22.41%) Banking
11 12 (20.69%) Statistical Analysis
11 12 (20.69%) C++
11 12 (20.69%) Credit Risk
11 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (18.97%) Quantitative Analysis
12 11 (18.97%) Java
12 11 (18.97%) Degree
13 9 (15.52%) Scala
14 8 (13.79%) Apache Hive
14 8 (13.79%) Apache Spark
14 8 (13.79%) Algorithms
14 8 (13.79%) Mathematics
14 8 (13.79%) Investment Banking
15 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (12.07%) Physics
15 7 (12.07%) C#
15 7 (12.07%) Data Modelling
15 7 (12.07%) SPSS
15 7 (12.07%) NoSQL

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 24 (41.38%) SAS
2 8 (13.79%) Apache Spark
3 6 (10.34%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) SPSS
2 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) Stata
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Summit
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (34.48%) Hadoop
2 14 (24.14%) Big Data
3 8 (13.79%) Apache Hive
4 7 (12.07%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.17%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.45%) Data Mining
7 2 (3.45%) Spotfire
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.72%) HBase
8 1 (1.72%) Mahout
8 1 (1.72%) Impala
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (3.45%) Subversion
2 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.72%) RSpec
General
1 27 (46.55%) Finance
2 13 (22.41%) Banking
3 8 (13.79%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.17%) Aerospace
5 3 (5.17%) Front Office
6 2 (3.45%) Electronics
6 2 (3.45%) Marketing
6 2 (3.45%) Retail
6 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Developer
2 16 (27.59%) Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Scala Developer
4 6 (10.34%) C++ Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Quantitative Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Risk Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Data Scientist
6 4 (6.90%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) C++ Quantitative Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Credit Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Quantitative Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Process Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Head of Data Management
8 2 (3.45%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Python Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Applications Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) SciPy
2 2 (3.45%) NumPy
2 2 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (1.72%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.72%) Middleware
3 1 (1.72%) CSS
3 1 (1.72%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.72%) Sass
3 1 (1.72%) Underscore.js
3 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.72%) D3.js
3 1 (1.72%) jQuery
3 1 (1.72%) HTML5
3 1 (1.72%) Haml
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.21%) Statistics
2 12 (20.69%) Credit Risk
2 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (13.79%) Algorithms
3 8 (13.79%) Mathematics
4 7 (12.07%) Physics
5 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.17%) Ontologies
6 3 (5.17%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.45%) Data Integration
7 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
7 2 (3.45%) Derivative
8 1 (1.72%) Equities
8 1 (1.72%) Economics
8 1 (1.72%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (1.72%) Neural Network
8 1 (1.72%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (1.72%) Replication
8 1 (1.72%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Windows
1 2 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Analytics
2 12 (20.69%) Statistical Analysis
3 11 (18.97%) Quantitative Analysis
4 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.07%) Data Modelling
4 7 (12.07%) Stress Testing
5 6 (10.34%) MapReduce
5 6 (10.34%) Data Analysis
6 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (6.90%) Bayesian Methods
7 4 (6.90%) Data Architecture
7 4 (6.90%) Monte Carlo Method
7 4 (6.90%) Machine Learning
7 4 (6.90%) UML
7 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.17%) Business Development
8 3 (5.17%) Validation
8 3 (5.17%) Project Management
8 3 (5.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.00%) R
2 26 (44.83%) Python
3 20 (34.48%) SQL
4 18 (31.03%) VBA
5 12 (20.69%) C++
6 11 (18.97%) Java
7 9 (15.52%) Scala
8 7 (12.07%) C#
9 6 (10.34%) Ruby
10 5 (8.62%) Clojure
11 4 (6.90%) C
12 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
13 1 (1.72%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Degree
2 6 (10.34%) PhD
3 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.72%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
1 3 (5.17%) AIFMD
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) HDFS
2 1 (1.72%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Graphite
2 1 (1.72%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Tableau
2 6 (10.34%) SAP
3 4 (6.90%) Splunk
4 3 (5.17%) Google
4 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.17%) Business Objects
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle
5 1 (1.72%) Teradata
5 1 (1.72%) Misys
5 1 (1.72%) Cloudera
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £650.00 - £800 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago