Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 July 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 > South East
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 354 379 387
Rank change year-on-year +25 +8 -27
Contract jobs citing Simulink 5 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.031% 0.038% 0.066%
As % of the Applications category 0.30% 0.36% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
South East median daily rate £360 - £350
10th Percentile £340 - £325
90th Percentile £380 - £419
England median daily rate £340 £355 £350
% change year-on-year -4.23% +1.43% -6.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
South East median hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.50% -6.98%
England median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% +25.00% -9.33%

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 the South East with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1683 1969 2500
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 10.48% 10.58% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 885 1048 1208
South East median daily rate £350 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -1.52% +4.76%
10th Percentile £143 £149 £151
90th Percentile £515 £488 £488
England median daily rate £362 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +3.39% +2.94% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 208 250
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +6.90% -3.33%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £32.50 £38.02 £24.33
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% -0.08%

Simulink
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Simulink in the South East

Simulink
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Simulink in the South East

Simulink
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Simulink in the South East

Simulink
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Simulink within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Surrey -2 5 £360 -
Simulink
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Simulink.

1 5 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 5 (100.00%) MISRA
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (80.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) ISO 26262
4 2 (40.00%) SysML
4 2 (40.00%) CANoe
4 2 (40.00%) FlexRay
4 2 (40.00%) Fault Management
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) UML
4 2 (40.00%) Automotive
5 1 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) ActiveX
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) 3GPP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) LTE
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
5 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA

Simulink
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (40.00%) FlexRay
3 1 (20.00%) 3GPP
3 1 (20.00%) LTE
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) CANoe
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) C Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded C Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Developer
1 2 (40.00%) MATLAB Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Validation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Verification Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Validation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) ActiveX
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Fault Management
2 2 (40.00%) SysML
2 2 (40.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) MISRA
2 3 (60.00%) ISO 26262