The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank - - 42
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - - 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £381 £357
% change year-on-year
+11.47% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
MATLAB
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
80 74 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 31.01% 36.10% 52.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 48 123
Median daily rate £440 £416 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.70% +11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk region citing MATLAB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk