Period
to 22 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for MATLAB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MATLAB over the 6 months to 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

MathWorks MATLAB
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 235 240 206
Rank change year-on-year +5 -34 +19
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 9 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.18% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.25% 0.34% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 14
City of London median daily rate £750 £613 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.45% +24.05% -17.71%
10th Percentile £545 £485 £433
90th Percentile £855 £666 £671
Central London median daily rate £750 £600 £494
% change year-on-year +25.00% +21.52% -17.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

MATLAB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,548 3,820 3,032
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 52.28% 53.63% 50.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,883 3,255 2,517
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £400 £363 £325
90th Percentile £675 £713 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £520 £475
% change year-on-year +0.96% +9.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 5
City of London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £28.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.79% -24.15% +13.38%
10th Percentile £18.50 £18.75 £20.98
90th Percentile £56.50 £52.10 £43.50
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £28.35
% change year-on-year +62.79% -24.15% +13.38%

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing MATLAB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in the City of London

MATLAB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MATLAB in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for MATLAB in the City of London

MATLAB
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MATLAB in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MATLAB in the City of London

MATLAB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MATLAB in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MATLAB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing MATLAB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 8 (88.89%) R
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) SAS
3 5 (55.56%) Data Science
4 4 (44.44%) Algorithms
4 4 (44.44%) Analytics
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Statistics
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 3 (33.33%) Spotfire
5 3 (33.33%) Marketing
5 3 (33.33%) Economics
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
5 3 (33.33%) ETL
5 3 (33.33%) Informatica
5 3 (33.33%) Data Security
5 3 (33.33%) Data Integration
5 3 (33.33%) Scala
5 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 3 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 3 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (33.33%) Tableau
5 3 (33.33%) Talend
5 3 (33.33%) Kafka

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (55.56%) SAS
2 3 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SPSS
1 2 (22.22%) Stata
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 3 (33.33%) Power BI
1 3 (33.33%) Spotfire
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Advertising
2 2 (22.22%) Social Science
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Data Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Scientist
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Qualitative Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Validation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Kafka
2 1 (11.11%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Algorithms
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
3 1 (11.11%) Social Media
3 1 (11.11%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Data Science
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Statistics
3 3 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 3 (33.33%) Data Security
3 3 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (33.33%) Economics
3 3 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (33.33%) Metadata Management
3 3 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Physics
5 1 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) R
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (11.11%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Alteryx
1 3 (33.33%) Informatica
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) Tableau
1 3 (33.33%) Talend
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe