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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 237 261 247
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -14
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 13 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.062% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 0.18% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Median daily rate £375 £425 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +37.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £388 £340
% change year-on-year
-12.25% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.50 £36.00 £41.22
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -12.65%
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
3085 3309 3022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 36.46% 33.93% 32.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1927 2092 1683
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 117 110
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £18.84 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing MATLAB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
West Sussex - 7 £375 - 1
Surrey +11 3 - - 1
Oxfordshire -7 1 £320 - 4
Hampshire - 1 - - 2
Middlesex - 1 £375 -
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 South East region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 15 (68.18%) Software Engineering
2 11 (50.00%) Simulink
3 10 (45.45%) C
4 9 (40.91%) C++
4 9 (40.91%) Degree
5 5 (22.73%) Python
5 5 (22.73%) Electronics
6 4 (18.18%) Validation
6 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
7 3 (13.64%) Prototyping
7 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (13.64%) Automotive
7 3 (13.64%) Stateflow
7 3 (13.64%) Embedded C
7 3 (13.64%) SQL
8 2 (9.09%) Java
8 2 (9.09%) PhD
8 2 (9.09%) Project Management
8 2 (9.09%) OO
8 2 (9.09%) Aerospace
8 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (9.09%) Informatics
8 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
8 2 (9.09%) LTE
8 2 (9.09%) MISRA
8 2 (9.09%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (9.09%) ISO26262
8 2 (9.09%) RS-232
8 2 (9.09%) Analytics
8 2 (9.09%) Risk Analysis

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (4.55%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Simulink
2 3 (13.64%) Stateflow
3 2 (9.09%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) LTE
1 2 (9.09%) RS-232
2 1 (4.55%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
1 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.55%) HBase
1 1 (4.55%) Mahout
1 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.55%) GoogleTest
2 1 (4.55%) LabVIEW
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (22.73%) Electronics
2 3 (13.64%) Automotive
3 2 (9.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Junior
3 2 (9.09%) LTE Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Architect
4 1 (4.55%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Design Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) DSP Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Junior Programmer
4 1 (4.55%) Programmer
4 1 (4.55%) Software Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.55%) Cascading
1 1 (4.55%) JSON
1 1 (4.55%) OAuth2
1 1 (4.55%) REST
1 1 (4.55%) RESTful
1 1 (4.55%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (9.09%) Informatics
4 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.55%) Neural Network
4 1 (4.55%) Physics
4 1 (4.55%) Social Network
4 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) CentOS
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Software Engineering
2 4 (18.18%) Validation
3 3 (13.64%) Prototyping
4 2 (9.09%) Analytics
4 2 (9.09%) Change Control
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing
4 2 (9.09%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (9.09%) Hazard Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (9.09%) Signal Processing
4 2 (9.09%) System Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Image Processing
5 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.55%) Requirements Management
5 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) C
2 9 (40.91%) C++
3 5 (22.73%) Python
4 3 (13.64%) Embedded C
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) R
6 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
6 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.55%) Perl
6 1 (4.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO26262
1 2 (9.09%) MISRA
2 1 (4.55%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Freescale
1 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
IGATE Computer Systems (UK) Ltd (a Capgemini Group Company)
Rate: As per standards
Posted: 11 hours ago