The first table below looks at the demand for Matrix Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Matrix Management over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Matrix Management
Rank 121 101 122
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +21
Contract jobs citing Matrix Management 9 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.85% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 1.24% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 16
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £415 £420
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year
- -38.65%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2091 1694 1950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 71.46% 68.28% 63.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1079 683 745
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 56 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £167.50 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Matrix Management
South East

Matrix Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Matrix Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Matrix Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Matrix Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Matrix Management across the Berkshire region.

Matrix Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Matrix Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Matrix Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Reading -11 1 £480 +1.05%
Maidenhead - - - -
Matrix Management
South East

Matrix Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Matrix Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Matrix Management.

1 14 (58.33%) PRINCE2
1 14 (58.33%) Project Management
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (41.67%) PRINCE
4 9 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (33.33%) French Language
6 6 (25.00%) Migration
6 6 (25.00%) CRM
7 4 (16.67%) MS Project
7 4 (16.67%) GSM
7 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
7 4 (16.67%) Project Planning
8 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
8 3 (12.50%) Windows
8 3 (12.50%) Change Control
9 2 (8.33%) Verint
9 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
9 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
9 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (8.33%) Smart Meter
9 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
9 2 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
9 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
9 2 (8.33%) MS Office

Matrix Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Matrix Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Matrix Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Project
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) GSM
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
2 2 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) TestDirector
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) French Language
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Domain Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Change Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Process Designer
5 1 (4.17%) OSS Architect
5 1 (4.17%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Finance Systems Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Smart Meter
2 2 (8.33%) IVR
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) PRINCE2
1 14 (58.33%) Project Management
2 11 (45.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (41.67%) PRINCE
4 6 (25.00%) Migration
4 6 (25.00%) CRM
5 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 4 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Change Control
7 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.33%) Quality Management
7 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Verint
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco
1 2 (8.33%) HP
1 2 (8.33%) Genesys
1 2 (8.33%) Empirix
1 2 (8.33%) Siemens
1 2 (8.33%) BT
2 1 (4.17%) Remedy