The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Programming Languages category for the London 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 386 389 394
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 13 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.095% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.22% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 17
Average daily rate
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£406 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.80% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £339 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £763 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £338 £263
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £50.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-19.00% +36.98%
Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9831 10545 10312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.69% 43.48% 39.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7044 7477 7087
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 107 160
Average hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 £19.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £52.14 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
MATLAB
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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 +7 1 - - 7
Wembley - - - -
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 25 (65.79%) SQL
2 19 (50.00%) SAS
2 19 (50.00%) R
3 15 (39.47%) Analytics
3 15 (39.47%) Hadoop
3 15 (39.47%) Finance
4 13 (34.21%) C++
5 11 (28.95%) MapReduce
5 11 (28.95%) Java
6 10 (26.32%) Data Analysis
6 10 (26.32%) Statistics
7 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
7 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
7 9 (23.68%) Visualisation
8 8 (21.05%) Python
9 7 (18.42%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (18.42%) .NET
9 7 (18.42%) Degree
9 7 (18.42%) ETL
9 7 (18.42%) Big Data
10 6 (15.79%) Statistical Modelling
10 6 (15.79%) Apache Hive
10 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (15.79%) Mathematica
10 6 (15.79%) Resource Management
10 6 (15.79%) Predictive Analytics
10 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
10 6 (15.79%) Economics
10 6 (15.79%) VBA
10 6 (15.79%) SPSS

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 19 (50.00%) SAS
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) SPSS
1 6 (15.79%) Mathematica
2 5 (13.16%) Stata
3 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.63%) GIMP
4 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) Hadoop
2 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
3 7 (18.42%) Big Data
3 7 (18.42%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (15.79%) Apache Hive
4 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (10.53%) HBase
5 4 (10.53%) Mahout
5 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
6 3 (7.89%) QlikView
7 2 (5.26%) Data Mining
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.63%) MySQL
8 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.63%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Subversion
1 2 (5.26%) Selenium
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (5.26%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.63%) NUnit
2 1 (2.63%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.63%) RSpec
2 1 (2.63%) Moq
2 1 (2.63%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (39.47%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Data Scientist
2 8 (21.05%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Data Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Quantitative Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Quantitative Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Test Leader
5 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.63%) DBA
6 1 (2.63%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (2.63%) Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Tester
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Tester
6 1 (2.63%) Applications Architect
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) MapReduce
2 7 (18.42%) .NET
3 5 (13.16%) jQuery
4 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
5 3 (7.89%) HTML
5 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.89%) CSS
5 3 (7.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (5.26%) CSS3
6 2 (5.26%) HTML5
6 2 (5.26%) Web Services
6 2 (5.26%) J2EE
6 2 (5.26%) Ajax
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.63%) WCF
7 1 (2.63%) WPF
7 1 (2.63%) WF
7 1 (2.63%) LINQ
7 1 (2.63%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Statistics
2 9 (23.68%) Visualisation
3 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
3 6 (15.79%) Economics
4 5 (13.16%) Physics
4 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.89%) Equities
6 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
6 2 (5.26%) Neural Network
7 1 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
7 1 (2.63%) Clustering
7 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Derivative
7 1 (2.63%) Derivative
7 1 (2.63%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (2.63%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (2.63%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (2.63%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) UNIX
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Solaris
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Analytics
2 10 (26.32%) Data Analysis
3 7 (18.42%) ETL
4 6 (15.79%) Resource Management
4 6 (15.79%) Predictive Analytics
4 6 (15.79%) Statistical Modelling
5 5 (13.16%) Machine Learning
5 5 (13.16%) Data Management
6 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.53%) Predictive Modelling
7 3 (7.89%) Test Management
7 3 (7.89%) Business Analytics
7 3 (7.89%) Risk Analytics
7 3 (7.89%) Market Research
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.89%) Scrum
8 2 (5.26%) Quality Management
8 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.26%) Workflow
8 2 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) SQL
2 19 (50.00%) R
3 13 (34.21%) C++
4 11 (28.95%) Java
5 8 (21.05%) Python
6 6 (15.79%) VBA
7 5 (13.16%) C#
8 4 (10.53%) VB
9 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
10 2 (5.26%) C
10 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
11 1 (2.63%) Ruby
11 1 (2.63%) Scala
11 1 (2.63%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
11 1 (2.63%) Perl
11 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) PhD
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) Postgraduate
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) MCP
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) ACCA
4 1 (2.63%) CIMA
4 1 (2.63%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Omniture
4 2 (5.26%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) Hyperion
4 2 (5.26%) TIBCO
4 2 (5.26%) MKS
5 1 (2.63%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.63%) Tableau
London
JW Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 13 days ago