The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Rochester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 2 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rochester 20.00% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £50.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-19.00% +33.33%
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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 Rochester region.

Programming Languages Category
Rochester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rochester 60.00% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochester

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Rochester

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Trend in Rochester

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

MATLAB Hourly Rate Trend in Rochester

MATLAB
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Rochester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Rochester 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%) Simulink
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 2 (100.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (100.00%) Actel
1 2 (100.00%) DO-254
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Rochester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Rochester 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 2 (100.00%) Simulink
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) DO-254
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Xilinx
1 2 (100.00%) Mentor Graphics
1 2 (100.00%) Actel