The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 - - -
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
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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 Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
280 423 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 31.35% 38.99% 28.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 257 126
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £168 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 11
Average hourly rate £13.00 £38.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.23% +75.00%
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 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

MATLAB
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) STL
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (50.00%) DirectX
2 1 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (50.00%) Autodesk
2 1 (50.00%) Simulink
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) SolidWorks
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Research
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (50.00%) WebGL
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (50.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DSP Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) STL
1 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (50.00%) DirectX
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (50.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Autodesk
1 1 (50.00%) SolidWorks