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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 153 - 132
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.055% - 0.033%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -3.70%
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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1338 1144 948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 36.70% 29.82% 31.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 884 731 543
Median daily rate £375 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 26 27
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £26.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +39.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.75 £42.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing MATLAB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester - 1 £400 - 3
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Simulink
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Web Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Web Analytics