The table below looks at the statistics for MATLAB skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MATLAB over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank - 109 105
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.045% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.15% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £293
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +21.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.49%
MATLAB
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 West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
862 656 748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.78% 29.70% 34.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 384 432
Average daily rate £365 £338 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% +10.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 38 28
Average hourly rate £23.00 £29.45 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.88% -7.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.04 £16.85 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £35.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

MATLAB
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

MATLAB Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MATLAB
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MATLAB Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MATLAB
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MATLAB Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MATLAB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) Simulink
3 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 6 (60.00%) Automotive
4 5 (50.00%) Change Management
4 5 (50.00%) Electronics
4 5 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) Stateflow
4 5 (50.00%) C
4 5 (50.00%) MS Office
4 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (50.00%) Software Architecture
4 5 (50.00%) TargetLink
4 5 (50.00%) MISRA
5 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) IBM
5 4 (40.00%) MathWorks
5 4 (40.00%) Validation
6 3 (30.00%) Aerospace
6 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) SAS
6 3 (30.00%) SPSS
6 3 (30.00%) R
6 3 (30.00%) CAN bus
6 3 (30.00%) Analytics
6 3 (30.00%) Factor Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) FlexRay

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) SAS
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Simulink
2 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (50.00%) Stateflow
2 5 (50.00%) TargetLink
3 3 (30.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (20.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (60.00%) Automotive
2 5 (50.00%) Electronics
3 3 (30.00%) Aerospace
3 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SAP BI Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SAS Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SAS Modeller
3 1 (10.00%) Software Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SPSS Modeller
3 1 (10.00%) Statistical Modeller
3 1 (10.00%) Teradata Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) CAN bus
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Social Media
2 2 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) Change Management
3 5 (50.00%) Software Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Validation
5 3 (30.00%) Analytics
5 3 (30.00%) Factor Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) ETL
6 2 (20.00%) MapReduce
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
6 2 (20.00%) SysML
6 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) R
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) MISRA
2 3 (30.00%) ISO26262
3 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (10.00%) DO-178B
4 1 (10.00%) IEC 61508
4 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
4 1 (10.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) IBM
1 4 (40.00%) MathWorks
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Tableau
2 2 (20.00%) Teradata
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago