Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 17 January 2018 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
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 757 772 820
Rank change year-on-year +15 +48 +5
Contract jobs citing Simulink 79 62 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.086% 0.069% 0.032%
As % of the Applications category 0.96% 0.75% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 6 3
England median daily rate £380 £525 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.62% +90.91% -29.49%
10th Percentile £325 £513 £241
90th Percentile £438 £575 £408
UK median daily rate £380 £525 £275
% change year-on-year -27.62% +90.91% -27.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 34 20
England median hourly rate £39.00 £49.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.61% +32.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £30.26 £33.25 £31.20
90th Percentile £50.55 £53.75 £45.92
UK median hourly rate £39.00 £49.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year -21.61% +32.67% +8.70%

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 England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8,192 8,222 9,951
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.87% 9.09% 10.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,072 4,863 5,854
England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
10th Percentile £143 £150 £155
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
UK median daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year +1.45% -1.43% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 677 817 961
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.24% +0.40%
10th Percentile £10.20 £10.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £34.54 £40.50 £37.50
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £15.06
% change year-on-year -1.56% +4.55% +0.40%

Simulink
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Simulink in England

Simulink
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Simulink in England

Simulink
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Simulink in England over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Simulink in England

Simulink
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Simulink in England

Simulink
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Simulink in England over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Simulink in England

Simulink
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Midlands +29 32 £400 - 39
West Midlands +20 27 £400 - 37
East of England -17 23 £350 - 15
South East -19 16 £375 -28.57% 23
East Midlands +7 5 £475 - 2
North of England - 5 - - 2
Yorkshire - 5 - - 1
South West -7 2 - - 7
London -23 1 - - 1
Simulink
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Simulink.

1 73 (92.41%) MATLAB
2 45 (56.96%) Software Engineering
3 35 (44.30%) C
4 29 (36.71%) Automotive
5 28 (35.44%) C++
6 22 (27.85%) UML
7 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (24.05%) MISRA
8 18 (22.78%) Embedded C
9 17 (21.52%) Integration Testing
10 16 (20.25%) Rational DOORS
10 16 (20.25%) Rational Rhapsody
11 15 (18.99%) CANoe
11 15 (18.99%) ISO 26262
12 14 (17.72%) Infrastructure Transformation
13 12 (15.19%) Ada
14 11 (13.92%) Python
15 10 (12.66%) Configuration Management
16 9 (11.39%) Validation
17 8 (10.13%) Linux
17 8 (10.13%) SQL
17 8 (10.13%) Embedded Systems
17 8 (10.13%) Algorithms
17 8 (10.13%) Test Automation
18 7 (8.86%) Change Management
19 6 (7.59%) Electronics
19 6 (7.59%) Software Testing
19 6 (7.59%) SysML
19 6 (7.59%) Systems Analysis
19 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared

Simulink
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Stateflow
2 3 (3.80%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) Ethernet
1 5 (6.33%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) Spotfire
2 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (20.25%) Rational DOORS
1 16 (20.25%) Rational Rhapsody
2 15 (18.99%) CANoe
3 4 (5.06%) LabVIEW
4 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.27%) Subversion
5 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (36.71%) Automotive
2 6 (7.59%) Electronics
3 3 (3.80%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.53%) Legal
5 1 (1.27%) Finance
5 1 (1.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 38 (48.10%) Software Engineer
2 19 (24.05%) Embedded Engineer
3 17 (21.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Developer
5 8 (10.13%) MATLAB Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Ada Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Ada Software Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Software Verification Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Validation Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Verification Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Software Validation Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Embedded C Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) C Software Engineer
10 2 (2.53%) Design Engineer
10 2 (2.53%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 2 (2.53%) FPGA Design Engineer
10 2 (2.53%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.80%) .NET
1 3 (3.80%) Web Services
2 2 (2.53%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.53%) J2EE
2 2 (2.53%) WPF
3 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.27%) CSS
3 1 (1.27%) HTML
3 1 (1.27%) MFC
3 1 (1.27%) STL
3 1 (1.27%) WCF
3 1 (1.27%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Algorithms
1 8 (10.13%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.53%) CAN bus
4 2 (2.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (2.53%) VHDL
5 1 (1.27%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.13%) Linux
2 2 (2.53%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.27%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.96%) Software Engineering
2 22 (27.85%) UML
3 19 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (21.52%) Integration Testing
5 14 (17.72%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 10 (12.66%) Configuration Management
7 9 (11.39%) Validation
8 8 (10.13%) Test Automation
9 7 (8.86%) Change Management
10 6 (7.59%) Software Testing
10 6 (7.59%) SysML
10 6 (7.59%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (6.33%) Customer Requirements
11 5 (6.33%) Test Scripting
12 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (5.06%) Change Control
12 4 (5.06%) Fault Management
13 3 (3.80%) OO
13 3 (3.80%) SOA
14 2 (2.53%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (92.41%) MATLAB
2 35 (44.30%) C
3 28 (35.44%) C++
4 18 (22.78%) Embedded C
5 12 (15.19%) Ada
6 11 (13.92%) Python
7 8 (10.13%) SQL
8 6 (7.59%) Ada 95
9 5 (6.33%) C#
9 5 (6.33%) Java
10 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.53%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.27%) Perl
12 1 (1.27%) Tcl
12 1 (1.27%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
1 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.33%) Degree
3 2 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (24.05%) MISRA
2 15 (18.99%) ISO 26262
3 3 (3.80%) MISRA C
4 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (1.27%) AQAP
5 1 (1.27%) DO-254
5 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (5.06%) IBM
1 4 (5.06%) MathWorks
1 4 (5.06%) MicroStrategy
1 4 (5.06%) Tableau
2 2 (2.53%) Apple
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle
2 2 (2.53%) Serena
3 1 (1.27%) Intel