Period
to 17 November 2017

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 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
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 758 790 840
Rank change year-on-year +32 +50 -25
Contract jobs citing Simulink 88 74 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.093% 0.075% 0.032%
As % of the Applications category 1.04% 0.81% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 10 4
England median daily rate £375 £525 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +68.00% -16.78%
10th Percentile £297 £361 £243
90th Percentile £438 £575 £419
UK median daily rate £375 £525 £313
% change year-on-year -28.57% +68.00% -16.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 41 21
England median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.32% +26.67% -7.41%
10th Percentile £30.15 £32.50 £31.44
90th Percentile £46.35 £53.75 £41.50
UK 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 England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8433 9090 10925
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.92% 9.24% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5173 5339 6422
England median daily rate £355 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.43% - +6.06%
10th Percentile £148 £150 £155
90th Percentile £572 £525 £538
UK median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 689 885 1042
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.27 £9.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £40.50 £36.00
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £16.12 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +3.33%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017.

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 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
Midlands +49 34 £400 - 1
West Midlands +39 28 £393 - 1
East of England -15 21 £350 - 1
South East +5 20 £375 -28.57%
South West -4 11 - -
East Midlands +7 6 £475 -
North of England +58 1 - -
London -6 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Simulink
UK

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

1 85 (96.59%) MATLAB
2 45 (51.14%) Software Engineering
3 36 (40.91%) C
4 29 (32.95%) C++
5 25 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (28.41%) Rational Rhapsody
6 24 (27.27%) Rational DOORS
7 23 (26.14%) UML
7 23 (26.14%) Automotive
8 20 (22.73%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 19 (21.59%) Integration Testing
10 17 (19.32%) MISRA
11 15 (17.05%) Embedded C
11 15 (17.05%) SysML
12 14 (15.91%) Configuration Management
12 14 (15.91%) Validation
12 14 (15.91%) ISO 26262
13 13 (14.77%) CANoe
13 13 (14.77%) SQL
14 11 (12.50%) Java
14 11 (12.50%) Ada
14 11 (12.50%) IBM
15 9 (10.23%) Python
15 9 (10.23%) Aerospace
16 8 (9.09%) Ethernet
16 8 (9.09%) Linux
16 8 (9.09%) Algorithms
16 8 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
17 7 (7.95%) FlexRay
17 7 (7.95%) Change Management

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 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Stateflow
1 1 (1.14%) TargetLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 7 (7.95%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.95%) MongoDB
2 4 (4.55%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (28.41%) Rational Rhapsody
2 24 (27.27%) Rational DOORS
3 13 (14.77%) CANoe
4 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.27%) LabVIEW
4 2 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 23 (26.14%) Automotive
2 9 (10.23%) Aerospace
3 7 (7.95%) Avionics
4 3 (3.41%) Finance
4 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.27%) Electronics
5 2 (2.27%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) Military
6 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (38.64%) Software Engineer
2 18 (20.45%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (13.64%) Embedded Engineer
4 11 (12.50%) Developer
4 11 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) MATLAB Engineer
6 9 (10.23%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (6.82%) Validation Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Ada Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Ada Software Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) MATLAB Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Software Validation Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Software Verification Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Verification Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) C Software Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Test Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Design Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Embedded C Engineer
11 2 (2.27%) Business Developer
11 2 (2.27%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) .NET
1 3 (3.41%) Web Services
2 2 (2.27%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.27%) J2EE
2 2 (2.27%) WPF
3 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.14%) CSS
3 1 (1.14%) HTML
3 1 (1.14%) MFC
3 1 (1.14%) STL
3 1 (1.14%) WCF
3 1 (1.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.68%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (3.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (3.41%) VHDL
4 2 (2.27%) Verilog
5 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (1.14%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (51.14%) Software Engineering
2 25 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (26.14%) UML
4 20 (22.73%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 19 (21.59%) Integration Testing
6 15 (17.05%) SysML
7 14 (15.91%) Configuration Management
7 14 (15.91%) Validation
8 8 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
9 7 (7.95%) Change Management
9 7 (7.95%) Software Testing
9 7 (7.95%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (6.82%) Fault Management
10 6 (6.82%) OO
10 6 (6.82%) Test Automation
11 5 (5.68%) Change Control
11 5 (5.68%) Test Scripting
12 4 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (4.55%) Mathematics
13 3 (3.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 85 (96.59%) MATLAB
2 36 (40.91%) C
3 29 (32.95%) C++
4 15 (17.05%) Embedded C
5 13 (14.77%) SQL
6 11 (12.50%) Ada
6 11 (12.50%) Java
7 9 (10.23%) Python
8 5 (5.68%) Ada 95
9 4 (4.55%) C#
9 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.27%) Perl
10 2 (2.27%) Tcl
11 1 (1.14%) R
11 1 (1.14%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.41%) Degree
3 1 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.32%) MISRA
2 14 (15.91%) ISO 26262
3 2 (2.27%) DO-254
3 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (2.27%) MISRA C
4 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (12.50%) IBM
2 4 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (4.55%) Tableau
3 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.27%) Apple
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle
5 1 (1.14%) Intel
5 1 (1.14%) MathWorks