The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Simulink skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Simulink over the 3 months to 27 March 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
South East / Kent
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs citing Simulink 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - - 0.38%
As % of the Applications category - - 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £355
% change year-on-year +12.00% -11.97%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.25 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +23.12% +21.21%  

Simulink is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 25 42 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 8.47% 9.11% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 19
Median daily rate £334 £273 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.47% +47.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £185 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

Simulink
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Simulink as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Simulink in Kent

Simulink
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Simulink in Kent