The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 225 238 220
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 31 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.96% 0.36% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate
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£408 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+23.33% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 6
Average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £38.70 £32.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%
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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3240 3033 2753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.36% 32.07% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1932 1717 1382
Average daily rate £350 £335 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 107 217
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MATLAB
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

MATLAB Daily Rate Trend in the South East

MATLAB
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MATLAB across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

MATLAB Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

MATLAB Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

MATLAB
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +12 13 £450 - 2
Berkshire +2 8 £338 - 3
Oxfordshire - 4 £300 - 7
Middlesex +1 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £390 - 1
Kent - 1 - -
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 18 (46.15%) Python
2 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (33.33%) C++
3 13 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 13 (33.33%) R
4 12 (30.77%) Analytics
4 12 (30.77%) Retail
5 10 (25.64%) Simulink
5 10 (25.64%) Open Source
5 10 (25.64%) Degree
6 8 (20.51%) Data Analysis
6 8 (20.51%) Validation
7 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.95%) GIS
7 7 (17.95%) ArcGIS
7 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
7 7 (17.95%) Mapinfo
7 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (17.95%) Data Modelling
7 7 (17.95%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (17.95%) Social Media
8 6 (15.38%) Visualisation
8 6 (15.38%) UML
8 6 (15.38%) C
8 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 6 (15.38%) SysML
9 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
9 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
9 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.95%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Simulink
2 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.13%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Wireless
1 1 (2.56%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.56%) Subversion
2 1 (2.56%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.56%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.56%) eggPlant
2 1 (2.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (30.77%) Retail
2 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Electronics
4 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Data Scientist
2 7 (17.95%) Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Senior Manager
3 6 (15.38%) Data Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Team Leader
4 5 (12.82%) Software Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Data Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Computer Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) C++ Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (5.13%) Programmer
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Hardware Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Data Modeller
8 1 (2.56%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.56%) OpenGL
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (2.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Open Source
2 7 (17.95%) GIS
2 7 (17.95%) Social Media
3 6 (15.38%) Visualisation
4 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (10.26%) Mathematics
6 3 (7.69%) Physics
7 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
8 1 (2.56%) CAN bus
8 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Analytics
3 8 (20.51%) Data Analysis
3 8 (20.51%) Validation
4 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (17.95%) Data Modelling
4 7 (17.95%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (15.38%) UML
5 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 6 (15.38%) SysML
6 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
6 2 (5.13%) Image Processing
6 2 (5.13%) Video Processing
6 2 (5.13%) Data Analytics
6 2 (5.13%) Signal Processing
6 2 (5.13%) OO
7 1 (2.56%) Scrum
7 1 (2.56%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) Python
2 13 (33.33%) C++
2 13 (33.33%) R
3 6 (15.38%) C
4 4 (10.26%) Java
5 3 (7.69%) C#
5 3 (7.69%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.56%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) SQL
6 1 (2.56%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.56%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Mapinfo
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) IBM
3 1 (2.56%) Freescale
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