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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 398 389 418
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +29
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 47 35 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.15% 0.067%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.47% 0.34% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 8
Median daily rate £500 £500 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £616 £574 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £420 £305
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +37.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -11.11%
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
10059 10179 9960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.67% 42.90% 41.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7469 7509 7025
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 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 72 61
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.66 £16.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £49.13 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +26 8 £375 -25.00% 4
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 64 (68.82%) R
2 45 (48.39%) SQL
2 45 (48.39%) Python
3 36 (38.71%) Finance
4 31 (33.33%) Analytics
4 31 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 25 (26.88%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (26.88%) Banking
6 24 (25.81%) SAS
6 24 (25.81%) Statistics
6 24 (25.81%) Hadoop
7 23 (24.73%) Java
8 21 (22.58%) Oracle
8 21 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (21.51%) Degree
9 20 (21.51%) Machine Learning
10 19 (20.43%) C++
11 18 (19.35%) Data Analysis
11 18 (19.35%) Algorithms
12 17 (18.28%) C#
13 16 (17.20%) .NET
13 16 (17.20%) Unix
13 16 (17.20%) SPSS
13 16 (17.20%) Big Data
13 16 (17.20%) Apache Hive
13 16 (17.20%) Credit Risk
14 15 (16.13%) Shell Script
15 14 (15.05%) Informatica
15 14 (15.05%) Data Modelling
15 14 (15.05%) Tableau

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 24 (25.81%) SAS
2 11 (11.83%) Apache Spark
3 9 (9.68%) Apache Pig
4 5 (5.38%) IIS
5 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.08%) Apache
6 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (17.20%) SPSS
2 11 (11.83%) Stata
3 5 (5.38%) Mathematica
4 4 (4.30%) LaTeX
4 4 (4.30%) MS Excel
5 3 (3.23%) MS Office
6 1 (1.08%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.15%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.08%) Azure Machine Learning
3 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%) 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 24 (25.81%) Hadoop
2 16 (17.20%) Apache Hive
2 16 (17.20%) Big Data
3 13 (13.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (12.90%) Data Mining
4 12 (12.90%) QlikView
5 11 (11.83%) HBase
5 11 (11.83%) MySQL
6 9 (9.68%) CouchDB
6 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
7 5 (5.38%) OLAP
7 5 (5.38%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (3.23%) HAWQ
9 3 (3.23%) Mahout
10 2 (2.15%) Mixpanel
10 2 (2.15%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.15%) Spotfire
11 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Jenkins
1 5 (5.38%) NUnit
1 5 (5.38%) SpecFlow
1 5 (5.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (38.71%) Finance
2 25 (26.88%) Banking
3 7 (7.53%) Front Office
3 7 (7.53%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.30%) Retail
5 3 (3.23%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.15%) Advertising
6 2 (2.15%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.15%) Marketing
7 1 (1.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (32.26%) Developer
2 20 (21.51%) Analyst
3 12 (12.90%) Data Engineer
3 12 (12.90%) Data Scientist
3 12 (12.90%) MATLAB Developer
4 10 (10.75%) Python Developer
5 9 (9.68%) .NET Developer
5 9 (9.68%) Big Data Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) Quantitative Developer
6 8 (8.60%) Risk Analyst
7 7 (7.53%) SQL Developer
8 6 (6.45%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Credit Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Quantitative Researcher
9 5 (5.38%) R Developer
10 4 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Qualitative Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) Quantitative Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.20%) .NET
2 9 (9.68%) CSS
2 9 (9.68%) HTML
2 9 (9.68%) Ruby on Rails
3 7 (7.53%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.15%) D3.js
4 2 (2.15%) Kafka
5 1 (1.08%) Cascading
5 1 (1.08%) GraphX
5 1 (1.08%) MLlib
5 1 (1.08%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (1.08%) Pandas
5 1 (1.08%) RESTful
5 1 (1.08%) TensorFlow
5 1 (1.08%) Theano
5 1 (1.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 24 (25.81%) Statistics
3 18 (19.35%) Algorithms
4 16 (17.20%) Credit Risk
5 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (11.83%) Physics
7 9 (9.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (9.68%) Performance Metrics
8 8 (8.60%) Computer Science
9 6 (6.45%) Economics
9 6 (6.45%) User Experience
10 4 (4.30%) Equities
10 4 (4.30%) Fixed Income
10 4 (4.30%) Market Risk
10 4 (4.30%) TWAP
10 4 (4.30%) Visualisation
10 4 (4.30%) VWAP
11 3 (3.23%) Applied Mathematics
11 3 (3.23%) Derivative
12 2 (2.15%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.20%) Unix
2 13 (13.98%) 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 31 (33.33%) Analytics
2 25 (26.88%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (21.51%) Machine Learning
5 18 (19.35%) Data Analysis
6 14 (15.05%) Data Modelling
7 13 (13.98%) Data Analytics
8 10 (10.75%) Validation
9 9 (9.68%) Credit Risk Modelling
9 9 (9.68%) Web Application Development
10 8 (8.60%) ETL
11 7 (7.53%) Predictive Analytics
11 7 (7.53%) Risk Management
11 7 (7.53%) Statistical Modelling
12 6 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (6.45%) Low Latency
12 6 (6.45%) Open Source
12 6 (6.45%) SDLC
12 6 (6.45%) Stress Testing
13 5 (5.38%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 64 (68.82%) R
2 45 (48.39%) Python
2 45 (48.39%) SQL
3 23 (24.73%) Java
4 19 (20.43%) C++
5 17 (18.28%) C#
6 15 (16.13%) Shell Script
7 10 (10.75%) Perl
8 9 (9.68%) PHP
8 9 (9.68%) PL/SQL
8 9 (9.68%) Ruby
9 6 (6.45%) VBA
10 5 (5.38%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.15%) C
11 2 (2.15%) Scala
12 1 (1.08%) Fortran
12 1 (1.08%) SAS Macro
12 1 (1.08%) SPARQL
12 1 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (21.51%) Degree
2 12 (12.90%) PhD
3 2 (2.15%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.08%) CFA
4 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) Data Quality
1 3 (3.23%) QA
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 14 (15.05%) Informatica
2 14 (15.05%) Tableau
3 10 (10.75%) Teradata
4 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.23%) Attivio
5 3 (3.23%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.15%) Google
7 1 (1.08%) Apple
7 1 (1.08%) IBM
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