The first table below looks at the demand for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the North West region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 126 - 134
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.067% - 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% - 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £94
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £350 £263
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £50.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-19.00% +35.13%
Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
969 875 1267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.29% 32.32% 39.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 463 681
Average daily rate £340 £305 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.47% -1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 24 73
Average hourly rate £28.75 £31.56 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +22.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.61 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
MATLAB
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MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MATLAB
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MATLAB across the North West region.

MATLAB Daily Rate Trend in the North West

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

MATLAB Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

MATLAB
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) GPFS
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) YUM
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Weka
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) SPSS
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ganglia

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 1 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Weka
1 1 (50.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PhD
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) YUM
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
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