The table below looks at the statistics for Simulink skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Simulink over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The MathWorks Simulink
Rank 606 639 627
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -12
Contract jobs citing Simulink 39 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.039% 0.016%
As % of the Applications category 0.67% 0.34% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 15 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £30.58 £37.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £41.50 £45.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £39.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+26.58% -2.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5833 6821 7198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.80% 11.64% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3447 3989 4037
Median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £160 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 516 651 709
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £37.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.06
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.39%

Simulink
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Simulink as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Simulink Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Simulink
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Simulink within the UK.

Simulink Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Simulink
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Simulink Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Simulink
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Simulink within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Simulink Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Simulink
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Simulink within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +25 38 £400 +14.28% 7
South West - 11 - - 1
East of England +22 8 - - 1
Hertfordshire +11 8 - -
South East +15 6 - -
West Midlands -27 6 - -
Gloucestershire - 6 - -
Cheltenham - 5 - -
Crawley - 5 - -
West Sussex - 5 - -
Stevenage +8 4 - -
Bristol - 4 - - 1
North East - 3 - - 2
Staffordshire - 2 - -
North West - 2 £400 -
Stafford - 2 - -
Surrey +3 1 - -
London -21 1 - -
Woking - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £400 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Simulink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Simulink also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Simulink.

1 49 (85.96%) MATLAB
2 27 (47.37%) Software Engineering
3 21 (36.84%) C
4 20 (35.09%) Rational DOORS
5 15 (26.32%) Validation
5 15 (26.32%) Aerospace
6 14 (24.56%) C++
6 14 (24.56%) Ada
7 12 (21.05%) Configuration Management
7 12 (21.05%) Degree
8 11 (19.30%) Integration Testing
9 10 (17.54%) Embedded Systems
10 9 (15.79%) Algorithms
11 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
11 8 (14.04%) Embedded C
11 8 (14.04%) Automotive
12 7 (12.28%) UML
12 7 (12.28%) Ada 95
12 7 (12.28%) Rational Rhapsody
13 5 (8.77%) Digital Signal Processing
13 5 (8.77%) Signal Processing
13 5 (8.77%) Requirements Management
13 5 (8.77%) OO
13 5 (8.77%) Python
13 5 (8.77%) Yourdon
13 5 (8.77%) Electronics
14 4 (7.02%) Stateflow
14 4 (7.02%) Project Management
14 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (7.02%) Perl

Simulink
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.75%) FlexRay
2 1 (1.75%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) Big Data
2 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (35.09%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (12.28%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.26%) LabVIEW
4 2 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.51%) ClearCase
4 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.51%) JIRA
4 2 (3.51%) Subversion
5 1 (1.75%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.75%) PVCS
5 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.75%) TestDirector
General
1 15 (26.32%) Aerospace
2 8 (14.04%) Automotive
3 5 (8.77%) Electronics
4 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.51%) Finance
5 2 (3.51%) Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) Software Engineer
2 13 (22.81%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) MATLAB Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Ada Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Ada Software Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Developer
6 3 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Design Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Electronics Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Architect
8 1 (1.75%) FPGA Design Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) FPGA Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) Junior
8 1 (1.75%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) .NET
1 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (15.79%) Algorithms
3 4 (7.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.75%) Physics
5 1 (1.75%) Verilog
5 1 (1.75%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Linux
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Android
2 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.75%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) Software Engineering
2 15 (26.32%) Validation
3 12 (21.05%) Configuration Management
4 11 (19.30%) Integration Testing
5 7 (12.28%) UML
6 5 (8.77%) Digital Signal Processing
6 5 (8.77%) OO
6 5 (8.77%) Requirements Management
6 5 (8.77%) Signal Processing
6 5 (8.77%) Yourdon
7 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.02%) Change Control
7 4 (7.02%) Project Management
8 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.51%) Analytics
9 2 (3.51%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (3.51%) Release Management
9 2 (3.51%) V-Model
9 2 (3.51%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 49 (85.96%) MATLAB
2 21 (36.84%) C
3 14 (24.56%) Ada
3 14 (24.56%) C++
4 8 (14.04%) Embedded C
5 7 (12.28%) Ada 95
6 5 (8.77%) Python
7 4 (7.02%) Perl
8 3 (5.26%) Embedded C++
8 3 (5.26%) Fortran
9 2 (3.51%) Java
9 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.75%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.75%) C#
10 1 (1.75%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Degree
2 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.75%) HND
5 1 (1.75%) MCSD
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) DO-178B
2 2 (3.51%) IEC 61508
2 2 (3.51%) ISO26262
3 1 (1.75%) DO-254
3 1 (1.75%) MISRA
3 1 (1.75%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) MathWorks
2 1 (1.75%) CA
2 1 (1.75%) Freescale
2 1 (1.75%) Lauterbach
2 1 (1.75%) MKS
2 1 (1.75%) Serena
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