The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 149 - 128
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.034% - 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.092% - 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +37.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -11.11%
MATLAB
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1091 952 1097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 37.01% 31.60% 40.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 489 646
Median daily rate £350 £363 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 17
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £30.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £41.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing MATLAB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MATLAB
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MATLAB Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MATLAB Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

MATLAB
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Edinburgh - 1 - - 3
MATLAB
UK

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematica
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) MVS
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Simulink
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematica
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft