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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 242 227 209
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -18
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 24 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 0.39% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£390 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £293 £288
% change year-on-year
+26.49% +1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £38.55 £34.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £39.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-12.82% +1.29%
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
3334 2822 2373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.02% 31.87% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1869 1503 1181
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £229 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 125 183
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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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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 +11 12 £450 - 6
Hampshire -9 5 £380 - 2
Berkshire - 3 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £300 - 3
Kent - 1 - - 3
Buckinghamshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 21 (58.33%) Python
2 14 (38.89%) C++
3 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 12 (33.33%) R
4 11 (30.56%) Analytics
4 11 (30.56%) Retail
5 10 (27.78%) Mathematics
6 9 (25.00%) Physics
6 9 (25.00%) PhD
6 9 (25.00%) Simulink
6 9 (25.00%) Open Source
7 8 (22.22%) Image Processing
7 8 (22.22%) Video Processing
8 7 (19.44%) Signal Processing
9 6 (16.67%) Social Media
9 6 (16.67%) Visualisation
9 6 (16.67%) SysML
9 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 6 (16.67%) Degree
9 6 (16.67%) Games
10 5 (13.89%) Multithreading
10 5 (13.89%) UML
10 5 (13.89%) C
10 5 (13.89%) Natural Language Processing
10 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (11.11%) Algorithms
11 4 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
11 4 (11.11%) Embedded C
11 4 (11.11%) Microsoft

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (8.33%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Simulink
2 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.56%) Stateflow
4 1 (2.78%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.78%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.78%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.78%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (30.56%) Retail
2 6 (16.67%) Games
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.56%) Automotive
4 2 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Computer Engineer
1 8 (22.22%) Data Scientist
2 7 (19.44%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Software Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.33%) Data Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) Programmer
7 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Electronics Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Research Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Hardware Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Computer Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (2.78%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.78%) OpenGL
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Mathematics
2 9 (25.00%) Physics
2 9 (25.00%) Open Source
3 6 (16.67%) Social Media
3 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (11.11%) Algorithms
6 3 (8.33%) GIS
7 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.78%) CAN bus
7 1 (2.78%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Analytics
3 8 (22.22%) Image Processing
3 8 (22.22%) Video Processing
4 7 (19.44%) Signal Processing
5 6 (16.67%) SysML
6 5 (13.89%) UML
6 5 (13.89%) Multithreading
7 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.33%) Validation
8 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (5.56%) Data Analytics
10 1 (2.78%) Software Architecture
10 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.78%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) Python
2 14 (38.89%) C++
3 12 (33.33%) R
4 5 (13.89%) C
5 4 (11.11%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.56%) C#
7 1 (2.78%) Java
7 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) PhD
2 6 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.56%) IEC 61508
2 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Mapinfo
3 2 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) MathWorks
Surrey
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Rate: £0 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
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Rate: £35 - £38 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago