The first table below looks at the demand for Simulink 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 Simulink over the 3 months to 17 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 Applications 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
The MathWorks Simulink
Rank 21 18 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Contract jobs citing Simulink 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.59% 3.16% 0.47%
As % of the Applications category 10.53% 27.27% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £38.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-3.89% +4.05%
Applications Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
19 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.08% 11.58% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 2
Average daily rate £275 £163 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% -54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £125 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £358 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
Average hourly rate £24.38 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.25% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.28 £10.67 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.48 £53.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
Simulink
West Midlands

Simulink
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Simulink Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Simulink
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Simulink Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Simulink
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 Simulink within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 17 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 - - - -
Simulink
West Midlands

Simulink
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Simulink 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 Simulink.

1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
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

Simulink
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Simulink 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 Simulink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

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
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SolidWorks