The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £285
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +22.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.49%
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 Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 42 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 16.56% 30.66% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 12
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £365 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MATLAB across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MATLAB across the Midlands region.

MATLAB Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) SPSS
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Teradata
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Information Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Information Management
1 2 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 2 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) R
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Tableau
1 2 (100.00%) Teradata