Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 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
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 353 333 382
Rank change year-on-year -20 +49 -13
Contract jobs citing Simulink 19 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.11% 0.033%
As % of the Applications category 1.10% 1.04% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 1
South East median daily rate £375 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +23.53% +14.86%
10th Percentile £340 £513 £413
90th Percentile £390 £575 £438
England median daily rate £380 £525 £275
% change year-on-year -27.62% +90.91% -29.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
South East median hourly rate £39.81 £50.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.39% +33.33% -9.64%
10th Percentile £38.90 £48.13 £36.25
90th Percentile £40.71 £50.00 £38.75
England median hourly rate £39.81 £47.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year -16.64% +27.33% +10.29%

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 South East with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1,723 1,628 2,119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.51% 10.77% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 903 833 1,129
South East median daily rate £338 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% - +6.56%
10th Percentile £135 £150 £154
90th Percentile £515 £488 £480
England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 222 210
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £10.19 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £32.50 £35.43 £38.30
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.13% +3.23% +3.33%

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 22 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
Surrey -17 15 £375 - 2
Kent - 3 - - 6
Thames Valley -23 1 - - 5
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 2
Simulink
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for Simulink.

1 18 (94.74%) MATLAB
2 15 (78.95%) Automotive
3 10 (52.63%) C
3 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
4 9 (47.37%) Embedded C
4 9 (47.37%) CANoe
4 9 (47.37%) MISRA
4 9 (47.37%) ISO 26262
5 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
5 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
5 5 (26.32%) C++
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 5 (26.32%) UML
5 5 (26.32%) Python
5 5 (26.32%) SysML
5 5 (26.32%) Validation
6 4 (21.05%) Fault Management
6 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
6 4 (21.05%) Electronics
6 4 (21.05%) FlexRay
7 2 (10.53%) FPGA Design
7 2 (10.53%) Military
7 2 (10.53%) VHDL
7 2 (10.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.26%) Xilinx
8 1 (5.26%) RIA
8 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
8 1 (5.26%) Finance
8 1 (5.26%) Aerospace

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 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
1 4 (21.05%) FlexRay
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) CANoe
General
1 15 (78.95%) Automotive
2 4 (21.05%) Electronics
3 2 (10.53%) Military
4 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.26%) Finance
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Embedded Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Software Validation Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Software Verification Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Validation Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Verification Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) FPGA Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) FPGA Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) FPGA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (10.53%) VHDL
2 1 (5.26%) ASIC
2 1 (5.26%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
2 5 (26.32%) SysML
2 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
2 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
2 5 (26.32%) UML
2 5 (26.32%) Validation
3 4 (21.05%) Fault Management
4 2 (10.53%) FPGA Design
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) MATLAB
2 10 (52.63%) C
3 9 (47.37%) Embedded C
4 5 (26.32%) C++
4 5 (26.32%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) ISO 26262
1 9 (47.37%) MISRA
2 1 (5.26%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Intel
1 1 (5.26%) Xilinx