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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 107 143 136
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -7
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 28 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.96% 0.032% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.57% 0.087% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 11
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.50
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
1089 1150 1200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.17% 37.16% 37.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 708 743
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 67 62
Average hourly rate £42.25 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £20.19 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £44.40 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MATLAB across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

MATLAB Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 April 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 +9 11 - - 3
Devon - 9 £450 - 2
Wiltshire - 3 £420 -
Dorset - 2 - - 1
MATLAB
England

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 22 (64.71%) C++
2 20 (58.82%) Python
3 17 (50.00%) Java
4 14 (41.18%) SQL
5 13 (38.24%) C
5 13 (38.24%) Degree
6 12 (35.29%) Aerospace
6 12 (35.29%) Simulink
6 12 (35.29%) R
7 11 (32.35%) SAS
7 11 (32.35%) OOP
7 11 (32.35%) OO
8 10 (29.41%) Validation
8 10 (29.41%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (29.41%) Algorithms
9 9 (26.47%) Scrum
9 9 (26.47%) Objective-C
9 9 (26.47%) QA
9 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
9 9 (26.47%) Ruby
9 9 (26.47%) C#
9 9 (26.47%) HTML
9 9 (26.47%) CSS
10 8 (23.53%) Apple
10 8 (23.53%) JIRA
10 8 (23.53%) Data Analysis
10 8 (23.53%) Mobile App
10 8 (23.53%) DevOps
10 8 (23.53%) Line Management

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 11 (32.35%) SAS
2 3 (8.82%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Simulink
2 3 (8.82%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.94%) DAB
2 1 (2.94%) LDAP
2 1 (2.94%) NFC
2 1 (2.94%) OFDM
2 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
1 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) JIRA
2 4 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 12 (35.29%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Developer
1 10 (29.41%) Software Developer
1 10 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Senior Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Senior Software Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Data Scientist
4 3 (8.82%) Design Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Data Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Development Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) CSS
1 9 (26.47%) HTML
2 2 (5.88%) Middleware
2 2 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Algorithms
1 10 (29.41%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (23.53%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) CESG
4 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.94%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) OO
1 11 (32.35%) OOP
2 10 (29.41%) Validation
3 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) Scrum
3 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
4 8 (23.53%) Data Analysis
4 8 (23.53%) DevOps
4 8 (23.53%) Line Management
4 8 (23.53%) Mentoring
5 5 (14.71%) Embedded Software Development
5 5 (14.71%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) UML
7 2 (5.88%) Analytics
7 2 (5.88%) Data Analytics
7 2 (5.88%) Machine Learning
7 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
7 2 (5.88%) Signal Processing
8 1 (2.94%) Product Marketing
8 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) C++
2 20 (58.82%) Python
3 17 (50.00%) Java
4 14 (41.18%) SQL
5 13 (38.24%) C
6 12 (35.29%) R
7 9 (26.47%) C#
7 9 (26.47%) Objective-C
7 9 (26.47%) Ruby
8 1 (2.94%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.94%) Lua
8 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) QA
2 5 (14.71%) DO-178B
3 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.94%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Apple
2 2 (5.88%) VMware
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