The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 8 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 8.20% - 6.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £293
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +21.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £49.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.49%
MATLAB
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 32.79% 42.86% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Average daily rate £365 £275 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.72% +27.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 2
Average hourly rate £49.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

MATLAB
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

MATLAB Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

MATLAB Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Simulink
2 4 (57.14%) UML
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Ada
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) SysML
4 2 (28.57%) Ada 95
4 2 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Avionics
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (14.29%) Cygwin
5 1 (14.29%) GCC
5 1 (14.29%) Signal Processing
5 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 1 (14.29%) SpaceWire
5 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) OpenCV
5 1 (14.29%) Kinematics
5 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
5 1 (14.29%) ANSI C

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 1 (14.29%) Kinematics
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Simulink
2 1 (14.29%) Doxygen
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SpaceWire
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
3 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (14.29%) GCC
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Avionics
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) OpenCV
1 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 1 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 1 (14.29%) Mechatronics
1 1 (14.29%) Robotics
1 1 (14.29%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) SysML
4 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
4 1 (14.29%) CMMI
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) Signal Processing
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Ada
2 2 (28.57%) Ada 95
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) ANSI C
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft