The first table below looks at the demand for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Reading 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -5.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
303 259 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.34% 32.74% 21.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 109 109
Average daily rate £335 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 4
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £32.50 £30.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +2.94%
MATLAB
Berkshire

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MATLAB
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

MATLAB Daily Rate Trend in Reading