Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage with a requirement for MATLAB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MATLAB over the 6 months to 20 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.

MathWorks MATLAB
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 13 19
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6 -4
Contract jobs citing MATLAB 11 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 7.80% 6.52% 5.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.92% 16.22% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Stevenage median daily rate - £375 -
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £313 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Stevenage median hourly rate - £51.25 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +24.24% +14.58%
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year - +23.46% +12.50%

MATLAB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Stevenage
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 65 37 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 46.10% 40.22% 30.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 20 18
Stevenage median daily rate £313 £258 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.36% -32.24% +47.57%
10th Percentile £192 £250 £256
90th Percentile £394 £395 £500
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 7
Stevenage median hourly rate £15.00 £49.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.70% +20.73% +105.00%
10th Percentile £14.25 £38.56 £30.00
90th Percentile £46.50 £53.75 £43.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.15 £49.75 £34.50
% change year-on-year -65.52% +44.20% +72.50%

MATLAB
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

Job postings citing MATLAB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stevenage.

Job vacancy trend for MATLAB in Stevenage

MATLAB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MATLAB in Stevenage.

Contractor daily rate trend for MATLAB in Stevenage

MATLAB
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MATLAB in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MATLAB 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for MATLAB.

1 11 (100.00%) UML
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 11 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 11 (100.00%) Simulink
2 9 (81.82%) Ada
3 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
3 8 (72.73%) C
3 8 (72.73%) C++
3 8 (72.73%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
4 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (27.27%) Ada 95

MATLAB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 8 (72.73%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Software Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Ada Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Ada Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 11 (100.00%) UML
2 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Ada
2 8 (72.73%) C
2 8 (72.73%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) Ada 95
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared