The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 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
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +37.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -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 Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
31 49 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 17.13% 27.22% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 19
Median daily rate £450 £323 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% -7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £645 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing MATLAB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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