The table below looks at the statistics for Simulink skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Simulink over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
The MathWorks Simulink
England / West Midlands
Rank 118 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Simulink 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% - 0.093%
As % of the Applications category 1.85% - 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 - £380
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +21.21%

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

Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
271 299 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.25% 12.73% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 173 171
Median daily rate £350 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £185 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £486 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 44
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.62 £10.73 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £20.00 £28.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +9.16%

Simulink
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Simulink Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Simulink
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Simulink Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Simulink
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Simulink Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Simulink
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Simulink within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Staffordshire - 1 - - 1
Simulink
England

Simulink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Simulink.

1 7 (77.78%) MATLAB
2 5 (55.56%) Validation
3 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Electronics
4 3 (33.33%) C
5 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
5 2 (22.22%) VxWorks
5 2 (22.22%) Automotive
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) CruiseControl
6 1 (11.11%) Subversion
6 1 (11.11%) Confluence
6 1 (11.11%) IEC 61508
6 1 (11.11%) Change Control
6 1 (11.11%) Profibus
6 1 (11.11%) SonarQube
6 1 (11.11%) Energy Management
6 1 (11.11%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (11.11%) ISO26262
6 1 (11.11%) JIRA
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (11.11%) Release Management
6 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
6 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) V-Model
6 1 (11.11%) Git (software)

Simulink
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (11.11%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Profibus
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (11.11%) CruiseControl
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) SonarQube
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 3 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Control Systems Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Validation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Validation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Validation
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Energy Management
4 1 (11.11%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
4 1 (11.11%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) MATLAB
2 3 (33.33%) C
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
4 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) IEC 61508
1 1 (11.11%) ISO26262
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
1 1 (11.11%) Coverity
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