The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.45% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £388 £340
% change year-on-year
-12.25% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £41.22
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -12.65%
MATLAB
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
80 77 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 35.71% 50.99% 33.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 52 31
Median daily rate £313 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £420 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £30.00 £8.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+275.00% -38.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing MATLAB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Stafford - 1 - -
MATLAB
West Midlands

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 4 (80.00%) Simulink
2 3 (60.00%) Electronics
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Requirements Management
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Case Management
3 2 (40.00%) IEC 61508
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) V-Model
3 2 (40.00%) LabVIEW
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
4 1 (20.00%) TestDirector
4 1 (20.00%) VxWorks
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) LabVIEW
3 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (60.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Case Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) IEC 61508