The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 139 146 113
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -33
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 7 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.12% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.60% 0.33% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate £450 £440 £242
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +81.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £285
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +22.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.49%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1169 1204 862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 38.88% 37.23% 34.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 771 775 521
Average daily rate £375 £385 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £272 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 75 45
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.40 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.75% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.95 £23.88 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.60 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MATLAB
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

MATLAB Daily Rate Trend in the South West

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

MATLAB Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

MATLAB
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bristol - 3 - - 1
Devon -4 2 £450 - 1
Dorset - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (60.00%) Simulink
2 5 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 4 (40.00%) C
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) SAS
5 2 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) OOP
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (20.00%) Military
5 2 (20.00%) Apple
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Ruby
5 2 (20.00%) JIRA
5 2 (20.00%) QA

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (20.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Simulink
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (20.00%) Military
3 1 (10.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) MATLAB Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) RF Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Validation
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) DoDAF
4 1 (10.00%) IDEF
4 1 (10.00%) MODAF
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C
1 4 (40.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (20.00%) R
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) Ada
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Xilinx
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