The first table below looks at the demand for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Staffordshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 24 19 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.75% 2.06% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 4.88% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -5.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 41 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 37.59% 42.27% 35.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 23 37
Average daily rate £323 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £200 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 13
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -54.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
MATLAB
West Midlands

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

MATLAB
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

MATLAB Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

MATLAB Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

MATLAB
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Rugeley - - - -
MATLAB
West Midlands

MATLAB
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
1 2 (100.00%) Simulink
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) SolidWorks
1 2 (100.00%) PDM
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Simulink
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
1 2 (100.00%) PDM
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SolidWorks