The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 29 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 / Surrey
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 95 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Contract jobs citing Simulink 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.084% 0.23% -
As % of the Applications category 0.61% 1.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £355
% change year-on-year +12.00% -11.97%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.25 £37.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year +31.33% +13.63%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 164 173 218
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 13.80% 13.30% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 98 117
Median daily rate £375 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £173 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 36 19
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.10% +28.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.43 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £46.00 £25.70
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 Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Simulink
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Simulink in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Simulink.

1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (100.00%) ISO26262
2 1 (50.00%) MISRA
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) TargetLink
2 1 (50.00%) Hazard Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Stateflow
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveX
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Simulink
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (50.00%) Stateflow
1 1 (50.00%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Validation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Verification Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Validation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ActiveX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Hazard Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO26262
2 1 (50.00%) MISRA