The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Midlands region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MathWorks MATLAB
Rank 118 - 104
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% - 0.088%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £50.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-19.00% +36.98%
Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
709 643 751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.92% 32.71% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 333 397
Average daily rate £325 £313 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 30
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% -4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £37.80 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
MATLAB
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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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Coventry - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
MATLAB
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MATLAB
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Simulink
2 6 (60.00%) C
2 6 (60.00%) UML
2 6 (60.00%) Automotive
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (60.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 6 (60.00%) CAN bus
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) Requirements Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 3 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
4 3 (30.00%) Six Sigma
5 2 (20.00%) Signal Processing
6 1 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Altera
6 1 (10.00%) CAD
6 1 (10.00%) PhD
6 1 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (10.00%) Data Management
6 1 (10.00%) Subversion
6 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (10.00%) SolidWorks
6 1 (10.00%) Verilog
6 1 (10.00%) PDM

MATLAB
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
1 6 (60.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (60.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior FPGA Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) CAN bus
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Verilog
3 1 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) UML
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Six Sigma
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Signal Processing
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) CAD
4 1 (10.00%) PDM
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (10.00%) PhD
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SolidWorks
1 1 (10.00%) Altera
Staffordshire
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £30 - £33 per hour
Posted: 26 days ago