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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 258 238 223
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -15
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 4 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.042% 0.087% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.27% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £308 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £303 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.88% -13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Average hourly rate £45.00 £47.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-6.17% -19.00%
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
3355 2947 2898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.04% 32.09% 34.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2124 1602 1474
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 99 161
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.25 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MATLAB across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

MATLAB Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 July 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
Berkshire +4 1 - - 3
Hampshire 0 1 - - 4
Oxfordshire -22 1 - - 4
Surrey - 1 - - 3
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (51.43%) Python
2 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) Retail
3 12 (34.29%) Hadoop
3 12 (34.29%) R
3 12 (34.29%) Analytics
4 11 (31.43%) C++
5 10 (28.57%) Open Source
6 9 (25.71%) Degree
7 7 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 7 (20.00%) Validation
7 7 (20.00%) C
7 7 (20.00%) Simulink
7 7 (20.00%) Social Media
8 6 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (17.14%) GIS
8 6 (17.14%) ArcGIS
8 6 (17.14%) Mapinfo
8 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
8 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
9 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 5 (14.29%) Visualisation
9 5 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
10 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
10 4 (11.43%) UML
10 4 (11.43%) Mathematics

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (17.14%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Simulink
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) LTE
2 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (5.71%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.86%) eggPlant
2 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.86%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 12 (34.29%) Retail
2 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.71%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Automotive
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Data Scientist
2 5 (14.29%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 5 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 5 (14.29%) Data Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Computer Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Data Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Scientist
5 1 (2.86%) Test Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Data Modeller
5 1 (2.86%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) DSP Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) C++ Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (2.86%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (2.86%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Social Media
2 6 (17.14%) GIS
3 5 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
5 3 (8.57%) Physics
5 3 (8.57%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.86%) VHDL
6 1 (2.86%) Verilog
6 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.86%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) Analytics
3 10 (28.57%) Open Source
4 7 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 7 (20.00%) Validation
5 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
5 6 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.43%) UML
8 3 (8.57%) SysML
9 2 (5.71%) OO
9 2 (5.71%) Signal Processing
9 2 (5.71%) Data Analytics
10 1 (2.86%) Digital Signal Processing
10 1 (2.86%) Concurrent Programming
10 1 (2.86%) OOD
10 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) Python
2 12 (34.29%) R
3 11 (31.43%) C++
4 7 (20.00%) C
5 3 (8.57%) Java
5 3 (8.57%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.71%) C#
7 1 (2.86%) Perl
7 1 (2.86%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.86%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.86%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.86%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Mapinfo
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Freescale
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