Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 18 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
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 191 219
Rank change year-on-year +4 +28 -11
Contract jobs citing Simulink 10 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.18% 0.31% 0.045%
As % of the Applications category 1.98% 2.92% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
South West median daily rate - £368 -
England median daily rate £375 £525 £313
% change year-on-year -28.57% +68.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 1
South West median hourly rate £41.75 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.76% +13.33% -7.41%
10th Percentile £33.93 £33.25 £36.25
90th Percentile £48.98 £43.75 £38.75
England 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 the South West with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 504 616 730
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.97% 10.61% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 352 468
South West median daily rate £350 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +3.70%
10th Percentile £147 £130 £125
90th Percentile £489 £475 £475
England median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.43% - +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 109 81
South West median hourly rate £20.50 £20.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.23% +15.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £10.73 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £37.50 £43.00 £41.24
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45% +3.33%

Simulink
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Simulink in the South West

Simulink
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Simulink in the South West

Simulink
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Simulink in the South West

Simulink
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Gloucestershire +15 6 - -
Bristol -13 4 - -
Simulink
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South West region with a requirement for Simulink.

1 10 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 9 (90.00%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (90.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 6 (60.00%) Avionics
3 6 (60.00%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (60.00%) IBM
3 6 (60.00%) Aerospace
3 6 (60.00%) Validation
3 6 (60.00%) SysML
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Mathematical Modelling
5 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (30.00%) C++
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (10.00%) Ada 95
6 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (10.00%) People Management
6 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Ada
6 1 (10.00%) UML

Simulink
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Rational DOORS
1 9 (90.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (60.00%) Aerospace
1 6 (60.00%) Avionics
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Performance Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Ada Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Ada Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) DOORS Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) MATLAB Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Customer Requirements
1 6 (60.00%) SysML
1 6 (60.00%) Validation
2 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Mathematical Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (30.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Ada
3 1 (10.00%) Ada 95
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) IBM