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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MathWorks MATLAB
England / London
Rank 334 373 380
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +7
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 69 38 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 0.42% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 26 21
Median daily rate £550 £525 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £288 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £750 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.38 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+23.66% +10.29%

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
8833 9053 8849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.48% 43.29% 42.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6580 6678 6658
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 73 37
Median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £17.12 £15.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -7 12 £494 -17.70% 5
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 72 (64.29%) Python
2 61 (54.46%) Finance
3 54 (48.21%) R
4 38 (33.93%) Analytics
5 37 (33.04%) SQL
5 37 (33.04%) Algorithms
6 33 (29.46%) C++
7 29 (25.89%) Machine Learning
8 27 (24.11%) Banking
9 26 (23.21%) Java
9 26 (23.21%) Statistics
10 25 (22.32%) Degree
10 25 (22.32%) Hadoop
11 22 (19.64%) Apache Spark
11 22 (19.64%) Market Risk
12 21 (18.75%) Mathematics
12 21 (18.75%) Big Data
13 19 (16.96%) PhD
13 19 (16.96%) Front Office
14 17 (15.18%) OO
14 17 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (15.18%) Investment Banking
14 17 (15.18%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (14.29%) Linux
15 16 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (12.50%) C#
16 14 (12.50%) Apache Hive
16 14 (12.50%) Computer Science
17 13 (11.61%) Scala
17 13 (11.61%) 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 22 (19.64%) Apache Spark
2 7 (6.25%) Apache
2 7 (6.25%) SAS
3 4 (3.57%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.79%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.89%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.89%) JBoss
5 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (4.46%) SPSS
2 4 (3.57%) Mathematica
2 4 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.68%) Simulink
3 3 (2.68%) Stata
4 1 (0.89%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.89%) LaTeX
4 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.89%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.68%) Flurry Analytics
2 3 (2.68%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.79%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.89%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.89%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.32%) Hadoop
2 21 (18.75%) Big Data
3 14 (12.50%) Apache Hive
4 10 (8.93%) NoSQL
5 9 (8.04%) MongoDB
5 9 (8.04%) SQL Server
6 8 (7.14%) KDB
7 7 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (6.25%) RDBMS
7 7 (6.25%) Relational Database
8 6 (5.36%) Data Mining
8 6 (5.36%) HBase
8 6 (5.36%) Neo4j
8 6 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (4.46%) Data Lake
9 5 (4.46%) QlikView
10 3 (2.68%) HAWQ
10 3 (2.68%) Kdb+
10 3 (2.68%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.68%) JIRA
3 2 (1.79%) Apache Continuum
4 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.89%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.89%) Maven
General
1 61 (54.46%) Finance
2 27 (24.11%) Banking
3 19 (16.96%) Front Office
4 17 (15.18%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.46%) Marketing
5 5 (4.46%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.57%) Electronics
7 3 (2.68%) Retail
8 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.89%) Advertising
9 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 52 (46.43%) Developer
2 23 (20.54%) MATLAB Developer
3 21 (18.75%) Data Scientist
4 16 (14.29%) Analyst
5 12 (10.71%) Quantitative Developer
6 9 (8.04%) C# Developer
7 8 (7.14%) Data Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) Python Developer
9 6 (5.36%) .NET Developer
9 6 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (5.36%) Data Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) C++ Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Machine Learning Scientist
10 5 (4.46%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.46%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.57%) C++ Quantitative Developer
11 4 (3.57%) Consultant
11 4 (3.57%) Front Office Developer
11 4 (3.57%) Java Developer
11 4 (3.57%) Quantitative Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.71%) .NET
2 8 (7.14%) Kafka
3 6 (5.36%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (2.68%) Akka
5 3 (2.68%) D3.js
6 2 (1.79%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.79%) Node.js
6 2 (1.79%) RESTful
6 2 (1.79%) TensorFlow
7 1 (0.89%) Cascading
7 1 (0.89%) Django
7 1 (0.89%) GraphX
7 1 (0.89%) iBATIS
7 1 (0.89%) Keras
7 1 (0.89%) MLlib
7 1 (0.89%) Pandas
7 1 (0.89%) scikit-learn
7 1 (0.89%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.89%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 37 (33.04%) Algorithms
2 26 (23.21%) Statistics
3 22 (19.64%) Market Risk
4 21 (18.75%) Mathematics
5 17 (15.18%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 11 (9.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (8.04%) Neural Network
8 9 (8.04%) Visualisation
9 8 (7.14%) Credit Risk
9 8 (7.14%) Physics
10 6 (5.36%) TWAP
10 6 (5.36%) VWAP
11 4 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (2.68%) Derivative
12 3 (2.68%) Social Network
13 2 (1.79%) Applied Mathematics
13 2 (1.79%) Equities
13 2 (1.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 2 (1.79%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.29%) Linux
2 8 (7.14%) Unix
3 2 (1.79%) Android
3 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.79%) Windows
4 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.93%) Analytics
2 29 (25.89%) Machine Learning
3 17 (15.18%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.18%) OO
4 16 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (11.61%) Data Analytics
6 10 (8.93%) Electronic Trading
6 10 (8.93%) Low Latency
6 10 (8.93%) MapReduce
7 9 (8.04%) Open Source
7 9 (8.04%) SDLC
7 9 (8.04%) Statistical Modelling
8 8 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
9 7 (6.25%) Algorithmic Trading
9 7 (6.25%) Data Modelling
9 7 (6.25%) Financial Modelling
9 7 (6.25%) Validation
10 6 (5.36%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.36%) ETL
10 6 (5.36%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 72 (64.29%) Python
2 54 (48.21%) R
3 37 (33.04%) SQL
4 33 (29.46%) C++
5 26 (23.21%) Java
6 14 (12.50%) C#
7 13 (11.61%) Scala
8 9 (8.04%) C
9 4 (3.57%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.57%) VBA
10 2 (1.79%) Haskell
10 2 (1.79%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.79%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.89%) Clojure
11 1 (0.89%) Go
11 1 (0.89%) Julia
11 1 (0.89%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (22.32%) Degree
2 19 (16.96%) PhD
3 2 (1.79%) CFA
4 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) Basel II
1 1 (0.89%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) HDFS
2 2 (1.79%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (3.57%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (1.79%) Ambari
2 2 (1.79%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (11.61%) Tableau
2 10 (8.93%) Oracle
3 5 (4.46%) Hortonworks
4 4 (3.57%) Alteryx
4 4 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.68%) Attivio
5 3 (2.68%) Google
6 2 (1.79%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.79%) GoldenSource
6 2 (1.79%) Informatica
6 2 (1.79%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.79%) Platfora
6 2 (1.79%) SAP
6 2 (1.79%) Splunk
7 1 (0.89%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.89%) FactSet
7 1 (0.89%) IBM
7 1 (0.89%) Snowplow
7 1 (0.89%) Sybase
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