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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
The MathWorks Simulink
Rank 619 610 602
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs citing Simulink 23 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.041% 0.044%
As % of the Applications category 0.41% 0.34% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £355 £350 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £376
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 18
Median hourly rate £42.50 £33.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% -17.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £23.37 £34.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £33.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+26.86% -17.28%

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
5617 6741 6998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.59% 12.03% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3376 3806 3800
Median daily rate £340 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £158 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 465 651 720
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.53 £10.28 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.35 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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 25 June 2016.

Simulink Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Simulink
Top 23 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 25 June 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 -1 22 £355 +1.42% 11
South West +9 6 £368 - 2
West Midlands -25 5 £310 - 2
East of England +17 3 - - 2
South East +2 3 - - 4
North East - 3 - -
Staffordshire - 3 - - 1
Bristol - 3 - -
Hertfordshire +16 2 - -
Surrey -7 2 - - 3
Wiltshire - 2 £368 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 - - 1
Crawley - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
London - 1 - -
Luton - 1 - -
Salisbury - 1 £355 -
Stafford - 1 - -
Woking - 1 - - 2
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 2
Scotland - 1 - -

Simulink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 52 (96.30%) MATLAB
2 24 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 20 (37.04%) C
4 15 (27.78%) Aerospace
5 14 (25.93%) Validation
5 14 (25.93%) C++
5 14 (25.93%) Algorithms
6 11 (20.37%) Embedded C
6 11 (20.37%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (18.52%) Automotive
8 9 (16.67%) Electronics
8 9 (16.67%) Integration Testing
9 7 (12.96%) Rational DOORS
9 7 (12.96%) Signal Processing
9 7 (12.96%) Degree
9 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
10 6 (11.11%) Python
10 6 (11.11%) Ada
10 6 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
10 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
11 5 (9.26%) DO-178B
11 5 (9.26%) Embedded Software Development
11 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (9.26%) UML
11 5 (9.26%) Embedded C++
11 5 (9.26%) Ada 95
11 5 (9.26%) Rational Rhapsody
12 4 (7.41%) RS-232
12 4 (7.41%) MISRA C
12 4 (7.41%) MISRA

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 (1.85%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
1 1 (1.85%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) RS-232
2 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.85%) FlexRay
2 1 (1.85%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Big Data
1 1 (1.85%) MySQL
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (9.26%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.70%) ClearCase
4 2 (3.70%) LabVIEW
4 2 (3.70%) Subversion
5 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.85%) JIRA
5 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (27.78%) Aerospace
2 10 (18.52%) Automotive
3 9 (16.67%) Electronics
4 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.85%) Finance
5 1 (1.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Software Engineer
2 14 (25.93%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Developer
3 7 (12.96%) Embedded Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) MATLAB Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Design Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Embedded C Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Ada Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Ada Software Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Electronics Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Embedded Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Embedded Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Firmware Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Algorithms
2 11 (20.37%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (7.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.70%) VHDL
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Physics
5 1 (1.85%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) Android
3 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.85%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.85%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 14 (25.93%) Validation
3 9 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
4 7 (12.96%) Signal Processing
5 6 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
6 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.26%) Embedded Software Development
6 5 (9.26%) UML
7 4 (7.41%) OO
7 4 (7.41%) Project Management
7 4 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) ITIL
9 2 (3.70%) Change Control
9 2 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.70%) Data Acquisition
9 2 (3.70%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.70%) Scrum
9 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.70%) Yourdon
Programming Languages
1 52 (96.30%) MATLAB
2 20 (37.04%) C
3 14 (25.93%) C++
4 11 (20.37%) Embedded C
5 6 (11.11%) Ada
5 6 (11.11%) Python
6 5 (9.26%) Ada 95
6 5 (9.26%) Embedded C++
7 4 (7.41%) Assembly Language
8 3 (5.56%) C#
8 3 (5.56%) Perl
8 3 (5.56%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.85%) Java
9 1 (1.85%) Tcl
9 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) HND
4 1 (1.85%) MCSD
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) DO-178B
2 4 (7.41%) MISRA
2 4 (7.41%) MISRA C
3 1 (1.85%) DO-254
3 1 (1.85%) IEC 61508
3 1 (1.85%) ISO26262
3 1 (1.85%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) Freescale
2 2 (3.70%) MathWorks
3 1 (1.85%) CA
3 1 (1.85%) Lauterbach
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.85%) MKS
3 1 (1.85%) Xilinx
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