The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 8 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 6 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 12.24% 6.52% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.09% 22.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £388 £340
% change year-on-year
-12.25% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £51.25 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £41.22
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -12.65%
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
23 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 46.94% 29.35% 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 9
Median daily rate £258 £425 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.41% +65.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +112.50%
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 Stevenage

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stevenage region citing MATLAB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 28 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 4 (66.67%) Simulink
1 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) Ada
2 3 (50.00%) Ada 95
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Yourdon
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) AWK
3 2 (33.33%) sed
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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 (66.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Ada Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Ada Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Support
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Support
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Support
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Yourdon
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Ada
1 3 (50.00%) Ada 95
2 2 (33.33%) AWK
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) sed
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) VMware