The table below looks at the statistics for Simulink skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Simulink over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The MathWorks Simulink
Rank 139 141 140
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Simulink 8 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.031% 0.20%
As % of the Applications category 2.37% 0.27% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £368 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £376
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.40%
Simulink
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
338 364 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.08% 11.38% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 245 279
Median daily rate £320 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £130 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 42 60
Median hourly rate £13.25 £16.83 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.24% +12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £43.83 £38.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

Simulink
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Simulink as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Simulink Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Simulink
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Simulink Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Simulink
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Simulink Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Simulink
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Simulink within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Gloucestershire - 4 - -
Bristol - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £368 -
Simulink
England

Simulink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Simulink 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 West region with a requirement for Simulink.

1 14 (82.35%) MATLAB
2 11 (64.71%) Aerospace
3 10 (58.82%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (52.94%) Rational DOORS
5 7 (41.18%) Validation
5 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 7 (41.18%) Algorithms
6 4 (23.53%) DO-178B
7 3 (17.65%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Ada
7 3 (17.65%) C
7 3 (17.65%) OO
8 2 (11.76%) Windows
8 2 (11.76%) Linux
8 2 (11.76%) C++
8 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
8 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
8 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
8 2 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (11.76%) Data Acquisition
9 1 (5.88%) Change Control
9 1 (5.88%) CAN bus
9 1 (5.88%) Black-Box Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
9 1 (5.88%) LabVIEW
9 1 (5.88%) Serena
9 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
9 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
9 1 (5.88%) Java

Simulink
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.88%) LabVIEW
2 1 (5.88%) PVCS
General
1 11 (64.71%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Design Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Ada Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Ada Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (41.18%) Algorithms
3 2 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (5.88%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
1 7 (41.18%) Validation
2 3 (17.65%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) OO
2 3 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Data Acquisition
4 1 (5.88%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) MATLAB
2 3 (17.65%) Ada
2 3 (17.65%) C
3 2 (11.76%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) CA
1 1 (5.88%) Serena