The first table below looks at the demand for Matrix Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Matrix Management over the 3 months to 18 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 Reading 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Matrix Management
Rank 72 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Matrix Management 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.093% 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £480 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
786 550 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 73.18% 71.24% 63.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 236 267
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 21
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £32.00 £31.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Matrix Management
Berkshire

Matrix Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Matrix Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Matrix Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Matrix Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Matrix Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (50.00%) MS Project
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Genesys
1 2 (50.00%) Empirix
1 2 (50.00%) Siemens
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) BT
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (50.00%) WFM
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) System Testing
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control

Matrix Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (50.00%) MS Project
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Finance Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Finance Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (50.00%) WFM
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) System Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Genesys
1 2 (50.00%) Empirix
1 2 (50.00%) Siemens
1 2 (50.00%) BT
1 2 (50.00%) Verint