The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 95 86 75
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 2 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.13% 0.45% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 1.20% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £41.50 £36.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.69% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.05% -2.66%
MATLAB
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
581 500 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 38.73% 37.31% 35.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 299 221
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £211 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 26 36
Average hourly rate £46.75 £36.50 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.08% -9.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.04 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £42.50 £46.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MATLAB
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

MATLAB Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

MATLAB Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

MATLAB
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnham - 1 - -
Guildford - - - -
Woking - - - -
Dorking - - - -
MATLAB
South East

MATLAB
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) Simulink
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) IEC 61508
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) MathWorks
2 1 (50.00%) TargetLink
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SysML
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) UML

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Simulink
2 1 (50.00%) TargetLink
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) SysML
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) MathWorks