The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
The MathWorks Simulink
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 39 - 31
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Simulink 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.58% - 1.70%
As % of the Applications category 4.00% - 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £313 £355
% change year-on-year +12.00% -11.97%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £23.00 - £31.44
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 - £25.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.25 £40.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year +23.12% +22.13%  

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 50 46 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 14.45% 13.61% 16.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 17
Median daily rate £325 £375 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +22.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 32
Median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -10.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £14.48 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £21.50 £31.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.30 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -7.30% +13.79%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Simulink in Warwickshire

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Top 8 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Simulink.

1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) FlexRay
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping

Simulink
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 1 (50.00%) FlexRay
General
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Research Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree