The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 138 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.062% 0.036% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.05% -2.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1098 981 1141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 33.85% 34.87% 36.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 522 617
Average daily rate £325 £313 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 48 41
Average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.22 £16.00 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.79 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) R
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) YUM
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Ganglia
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) PhD
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) GPFS
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SPSS

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SPSS
1 1 (33.33%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Social Media
2 1 (33.33%) Chemistry
2 1 (33.33%) Biology
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science
2 1 (33.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) R
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PhD
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) Ganglia
1 2 (66.67%) YUM
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
Morecambe, Lancashire
In Touch Ltd
Rate: £30,000 - £42,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Morecambe, Lancashire, North West
In Touch Ltd
Rate: £30,000 - £42,000
Posted: 14 days ago