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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 380 394 394
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 26 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.065% 0.089%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 15
Average daily rate
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£488 £360 £505
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -28.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £202 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £715 £550 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+37.70% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.75 - £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
9747 9717 10039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.35% 41.81% 42.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7157 7054 7119
Average daily rate £450 £429 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.01% -2.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 60 123
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -14.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £16.70 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 2 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MATLAB across the London region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

MATLAB Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2 July 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 -2 4 £425 +21.42% 15
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 31 (62.00%) Python
2 21 (42.00%) SAS
2 21 (42.00%) Statistics
3 20 (40.00%) SQL
3 20 (40.00%) Finance
3 20 (40.00%) R
4 18 (36.00%) Analytics
5 15 (30.00%) C++
6 14 (28.00%) Statistical Analysis
7 13 (26.00%) VBA
7 13 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (22.00%) Hadoop
8 11 (22.00%) Banking
9 10 (20.00%) Degree
9 10 (20.00%) Credit Risk
9 10 (20.00%) Algorithms
10 9 (18.00%) Quantitative Analysis
10 9 (18.00%) Ruby
10 9 (18.00%) Java
11 8 (16.00%) Data Modelling
11 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
11 8 (16.00%) Mathematics
11 8 (16.00%) Investment Banking
11 8 (16.00%) Apache Hive
11 8 (16.00%) NoSQL
12 7 (14.00%) Data Analysis
12 7 (14.00%) C#
13 6 (12.00%) SAP
13 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (12.00%) Computer Science

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 21 (42.00%) SAS
2 5 (10.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) SPSS
3 2 (4.00%) MS Office
4 1 (2.00%) Stata
4 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (6.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (6.00%) Wireless
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) Hadoop
2 8 (16.00%) Apache Hive
2 8 (16.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (12.00%) Big Data
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.00%) Data Mining
5 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.00%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.00%) Impala
6 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.00%) SAP HANA
6 1 (2.00%) HBase
6 1 (2.00%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (40.00%) Finance
2 11 (22.00%) Banking
3 8 (16.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.00%) Aerospace
5 2 (4.00%) Back Office
6 1 (2.00%) Front Office
6 1 (2.00%) Marketing
6 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Analyst
2 8 (16.00%) Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Quantitative Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Data Scientist
4 4 (8.00%) RAD Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Risk Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Programmer
5 3 (6.00%) Systems Programmer
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Programmer
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Systems Programmer
5 3 (6.00%) Electrical Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Process Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Design Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Data Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Credit Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Design Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Electrical Design Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Head of Data Management
6 2 (4.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) .NET
2 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.00%) SciPy
3 3 (6.00%) NumPy
4 2 (4.00%) REST
4 2 (4.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.00%) Middleware
5 1 (2.00%) WCF
5 1 (2.00%) WPF
5 1 (2.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.00%) Statistics
2 13 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 10 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 8 (16.00%) Mathematics
5 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (10.00%) Physics
6 5 (10.00%) Market Risk
7 3 (6.00%) Data Integration
7 3 (6.00%) Ontologies
7 3 (6.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (6.00%) VHDL
7 3 (6.00%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (4.00%) Neural Network
8 2 (4.00%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (2.00%) Applied Mathematics
9 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
9 1 (2.00%) Social Media
9 1 (2.00%) Economics
9 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Analytics
2 14 (28.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 9 (18.00%) Quantitative Analysis
4 8 (16.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (14.00%) Data Analysis
6 6 (12.00%) Stress Testing
6 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.00%) MapReduce
7 5 (10.00%) Machine Learning
7 5 (10.00%) RAD
7 5 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.00%) Data Architecture
8 4 (8.00%) Project Management
8 4 (8.00%) Econometrics
8 4 (8.00%) Bayesian Methods
9 3 (6.00%) Line Management
9 3 (6.00%) Linear Regression
9 3 (6.00%) Propensity Modelling
9 3 (6.00%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) Python
2 20 (40.00%) SQL
2 20 (40.00%) R
3 15 (30.00%) C++
4 13 (26.00%) VBA
5 9 (18.00%) Ruby
5 9 (18.00%) Java
6 7 (14.00%) C#
7 5 (10.00%) C
7 5 (10.00%) Clojure
8 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
9 3 (6.00%) Assembly Language
9 3 (6.00%) Erlang
10 2 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 3 (6.00%) AIFMD
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Firmware
1 3 (6.00%) HDFS
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Graphite
2 1 (2.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) SAP
2 5 (10.00%) Tableau
3 4 (8.00%) Splunk
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.00%) Motorola
4 3 (6.00%) Nokia
4 3 (6.00%) Business Objects
4 3 (6.00%) Google
4 3 (6.00%) Panasonic
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) Teradata
6 1 (2.00%) Alteryx
City, London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City of London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago