Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Simulink skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Simulink over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 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.

The MathWorks Simulink
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 175 201
Rank change year-on-year -12 +26 +13
Contract jobs citing Simulink 21 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.41% 0.29% 0.084%
As % of the Applications category 4.02% 2.55% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
East of England median daily rate £350 - -
England median daily rate £375 £525 £313
% change year-on-year -28.57% +68.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 4
East of England median hourly rate £30.50 £50.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.00% +23.46% -3.57%
10th Percentile £30.25 £43.75 £39.30
90th Percentile £30.75 £53.75 £43.08
England median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -26.32% +26.67% -7.41%

Simulink is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 522 550 665
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 10.21% 11.29% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 256 265
East of England median daily rate £329 £313 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.20% +0.81% +3.33%
10th Percentile £125 £133 £127
90th Percentile £537 £475 £478
England median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.43% - +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 127 176
East of England median hourly rate £15.75 £16.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +13.79% -12.12%
10th Percentile £10.42 £10.50 £9.51
90th Percentile £31.00 £49.00 £38.13
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45% +3.33%

Simulink
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Simulink as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Simulink in the East of England

Simulink
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Simulink in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Simulink in the East of England

Simulink
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Simulink in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Simulink in the East of England

Simulink
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Simulink within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -5 15 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £350 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 - - 1
Essex - 1 - -
Simulink
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for Simulink.

1 20 (95.24%) MATLAB
2 17 (80.95%) Software Engineering
3 15 (71.43%) Rational Rhapsody
3 15 (71.43%) UML
3 15 (71.43%) Integration Testing
4 14 (66.67%) C
5 13 (61.90%) C++
6 12 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
7 11 (52.38%) Configuration Management
8 10 (47.62%) Ada
9 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
9 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
10 4 (19.05%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (19.05%) Ada 95
11 3 (14.29%) Python
11 3 (14.29%) Firmware
12 2 (9.52%) Tcl
12 2 (9.52%) Validation
12 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
12 2 (9.52%) Java
12 2 (9.52%) Perl
12 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
12 2 (9.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 2 (9.52%) Subversion
12 2 (9.52%) VHDL
12 2 (9.52%) Verilog
12 2 (9.52%) FPGA Design
12 2 (9.52%) Digital Signal Processing
12 2 (9.52%) Signal Processing
12 2 (9.52%) Algorithms

Simulink
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Rational Rhapsody
2 12 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) CANoe
4 1 (4.76%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Ada Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Ada Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Design Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) FPGA Design Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) FPGA Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (9.52%) Verilog
2 2 (9.52%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Software Engineering
2 15 (71.43%) Integration Testing
2 15 (71.43%) UML
3 11 (52.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Signal Processing
4 2 (9.52%) FPGA Design
4 2 (9.52%) Signal Processing
4 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 1 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
5 1 (4.76%) SysML
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) MATLAB
2 14 (66.67%) C
3 13 (61.90%) C++
4 10 (47.62%) Ada
5 4 (19.05%) Ada 95
6 3 (14.29%) Python
7 2 (9.52%) Java
7 2 (9.52%) Perl
7 2 (9.52%) Tcl
8 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) DO-254
2 1 (4.76%) MISRA
2 1 (4.76%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Firmware