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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 370 397 405
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +8
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 56 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.14% 0.099%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% 0.33% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 23 20
Median daily rate £600 £500 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £725 £803
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £54.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.50
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
9809 9303 9555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.03% 41.59% 41.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7448 6686 7040
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 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £607
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 49 69
Median hourly rate £26.00 £28.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.56% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.52 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.90 £55.00 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +42 8 £600 -17.24% 7
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 47 (55.29%) SQL
2 43 (50.59%) R
3 42 (49.41%) Python
3 42 (49.41%) Finance
4 28 (32.94%) Banking
5 27 (31.76%) Java
5 27 (31.76%) Analytics
6 26 (30.59%) Big Data
7 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (27.06%) C#
8 23 (27.06%) VBA
8 23 (27.06%) Apache Hive
9 21 (24.71%) SAS
10 20 (23.53%) Mathematics
11 19 (22.35%) Front Office
11 19 (22.35%) Apache Pig
12 18 (21.18%) Machine Learning
13 17 (20.00%) Hadoop
13 17 (20.00%) Oracle
14 16 (18.82%) SQL Server
14 16 (18.82%) Informatica
14 16 (18.82%) QlikView
14 16 (18.82%) Tableau
15 15 (17.65%) Degree
15 15 (17.65%) Teradata
15 15 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (17.65%) C++
15 15 (17.65%) MS Excel
16 14 (16.47%) Unix
16 14 (16.47%) .NET

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 21 (24.71%) SAS
2 19 (22.35%) Apache Pig
3 12 (14.12%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.35%) IIS
4 2 (2.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 15 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 13 (15.29%) SPSS
3 11 (12.94%) Stata
4 6 (7.06%) MS Office
5 3 (3.53%) LaTeX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) HTTP
1 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.59%) Big Data
2 23 (27.06%) Apache Hive
3 17 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 16 (18.82%) QlikView
4 16 (18.82%) SQL Server
5 14 (16.47%) Data Mining
5 14 (16.47%) MySQL
6 11 (12.94%) CouchDB
6 11 (12.94%) HBase
6 11 (12.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (5.88%) MS Access
8 2 (2.35%) KDB
8 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.18%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Cucumber
1 3 (3.53%) Eclipse
1 3 (3.53%) SpecFlow
1 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (3.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.35%) Arquillian
2 2 (2.35%) Selenium
General
1 42 (49.41%) Finance
2 28 (32.94%) Banking
3 19 (22.35%) Front Office
4 7 (8.24%) Retail
5 6 (7.06%) Financial Institution
6 4 (4.71%) Investment Banking
6 4 (4.71%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.18%) Advertising
7 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (44.71%) Developer
2 17 (20.00%) MATLAB Developer
3 16 (18.82%) Analyst
4 15 (17.65%) Quantitative Developer
5 12 (14.12%) Data Scientist
6 11 (12.94%) Big Data Engineer
6 11 (12.94%) Data Engineer
7 10 (11.76%) Python Developer
8 9 (10.59%) C# Developer
8 9 (10.59%) Qualitative Analyst
8 9 (10.59%) Quantitative Analyst
9 8 (9.41%) SQL Developer
10 6 (7.06%) Front Office Developer
10 6 (7.06%) Machine Learning Scientist
11 5 (5.88%) C# Quant Developer
11 5 (5.88%) C++ Developer
11 5 (5.88%) R Developer
12 4 (4.71%) C++ Quantitative Developer
12 4 (4.71%) Programmer
12 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.47%) .NET
2 11 (12.94%) CSS
2 11 (12.94%) HTML
2 11 (12.94%) Ruby on Rails
3 7 (8.24%) WPF
4 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.88%) WCF
5 2 (2.35%) Web Services
6 1 (1.18%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.53%) Mathematics
2 14 (16.47%) Credit Risk
3 12 (14.12%) Statistics
4 11 (12.94%) Performance Metrics
5 9 (10.59%) Algorithms
5 9 (10.59%) Derivative
5 9 (10.59%) Fixed Income
5 9 (10.59%) Market Risk
5 9 (10.59%) Physics
6 7 (8.24%) Equities
7 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (4.71%) Hedge funds
8 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
9 2 (2.35%) Economics
9 2 (2.35%) Reference Data
10 1 (1.18%) Applied Mathematics
10 1 (1.18%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.47%) Unix
2 4 (4.71%) Windows
3 2 (2.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.76%) Analytics
2 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.18%) Machine Learning
4 15 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (15.29%) Validation
6 12 (14.12%) Data Analysis
7 11 (12.94%) Data Analytics
7 11 (12.94%) Data Modelling
7 11 (12.94%) Web Application Development
8 10 (11.76%) Investment Management
9 9 (10.59%) Risk Management
10 7 (8.24%) Predictive Analytics
10 7 (8.24%) Statistical Analysis
10 7 (8.24%) Stress Testing
11 6 (7.06%) Asset Management
11 6 (7.06%) Predictive Modelling
12 5 (5.88%) Data Validation
12 5 (5.88%) MVC
12 5 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
12 5 (5.88%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (55.29%) SQL
2 43 (50.59%) R
3 42 (49.41%) Python
4 27 (31.76%) Java
5 23 (27.06%) C#
5 23 (27.06%) VBA
6 15 (17.65%) C++
7 14 (16.47%) Scala
8 12 (14.12%) Shell Script
9 11 (12.94%) Perl
9 11 (12.94%) PHP
9 11 (12.94%) PL/SQL
9 11 (12.94%) Ruby
10 8 (9.41%) VB
11 5 (5.88%) JavaScript
12 4 (4.71%) VC++
13 3 (3.53%) C
13 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
13 3 (3.53%) VB.NET
14 1 (1.18%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 15 (17.65%) Degree
2 9 (10.59%) PhD
3 4 (4.71%) ISEB
4 2 (2.35%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (20.00%) Oracle
2 16 (18.82%) Informatica
2 16 (18.82%) Tableau
3 15 (17.65%) Teradata
4 14 (16.47%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.06%) Bloomberg
6 3 (3.53%) Reuters
7 1 (1.18%) Murex
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