The first table below looks at the demand for Matrix Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Matrix Management over the 3 months to 23 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 Scotland 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Matrix Management
Rank 108 120 78
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -42
Contract jobs citing Matrix Management 17 4 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.64% 0.17% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.23% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 15
Average daily rate £510 £325 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.92% -22.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £317 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £835 £325 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- -38.27%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1922 1710 1831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 71.85% 70.84% 66.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1026 887 940
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 23 71
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.83 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.21% +104.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £9.95 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £45.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
Matrix Management
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Matrix Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Matrix Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Matrix Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Matrix Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Matrix Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Matrix Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Matrix Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Matrix Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Matrix Management across the Scotland region.

Matrix Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Matrix Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 9 £510 - 1
Glasgow +1 2 £325 -
Stirling - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
Matrix Management
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Matrix Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 15 (62.50%) Project Management
2 10 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (29.17%) Finance
3 7 (29.17%) Migration
4 5 (20.83%) Change Management
4 5 (20.83%) Citrix
5 4 (16.67%) Banking
5 4 (16.67%) Retail
6 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 3 (12.50%) ISEB
6 3 (12.50%) Business Objects
6 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
6 3 (12.50%) Test Management
7 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
7 2 (8.33%) QA
7 2 (8.33%) Dell
7 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.33%) MultiFonds
7 2 (8.33%) Fixed Income
7 2 (8.33%) Equities
8 1 (4.17%) Open Text
8 1 (4.17%) LiveLink
8 1 (4.17%) Document Management
8 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) TestDirector

Matrix Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) LiveLink
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MultiFonds
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) FTP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) TestDirector
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Programme Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 2 (8.33%) Desktop Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Transformation Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Change Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Head of Operations
4 1 (4.17%) Head of Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Change Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Change Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Fixed Income
2 2 (8.33%) Equities
3 1 (4.17%) Market Risk
3 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Project Management
2 10 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (29.17%) Migration
4 5 (20.83%) Change Management
5 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Test Management
6 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
6 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.17%) Document Management
7 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
7 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Stress Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.17%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ISEB
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Citrix
2 3 (12.50%) Business Objects
3 2 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (4.17%) Open Text
4 1 (4.17%) PeopleSoft