The first table below looks at the demand for Matrix Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Matrix Management over the 3 months to 24 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 South West 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Matrix Management
Rank 124 120 139
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Contract jobs citing Matrix Management 14 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.31% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 2
Average daily rate £470 £490 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.08% +20.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £440 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £537 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £459 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.94% -
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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2416 1605 2486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.88% 69.63% 70.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1492 990 1473
Average daily rate £375 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 61 146
Average hourly rate £33.00 £32.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £18.14 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Matrix Management
England

Matrix Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Matrix Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Matrix Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Matrix Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Matrix Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Matrix Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Matrix Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Wiltshire -16 6 £470 +10.58% 1
Bristol -10 5 £474 -6.18%
Gloucestershire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Matrix Management
England

Matrix Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 16 (44.44%) Logistics
1 16 (44.44%) Degree
2 15 (41.67%) Finance
3 14 (38.89%) IBM
4 12 (33.33%) Supplier Management
5 11 (30.56%) Supply Chain Management
6 10 (27.78%) Project Management
7 9 (25.00%) PRINCE2
8 8 (22.22%) MS Visio
9 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
9 7 (19.44%) UML
9 7 (19.44%) MODAF
9 7 (19.44%) QA
10 5 (13.89%) Use Case
10 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (13.89%) Performance Testing
10 5 (13.89%) System Testing
10 5 (13.89%) WFM
10 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
10 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
10 5 (13.89%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (13.89%) BPMN
10 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
10 5 (13.89%) RedPrairie
10 5 (13.89%) Verint
10 5 (13.89%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
10 5 (13.89%) IVR
10 5 (13.89%) IP Telephony
10 5 (13.89%) Data Management

Matrix Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Publishing
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Military
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Architect
2 9 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Programme Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Test Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Information Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Requirements Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Data Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) IVR
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.56%) Equities
4 1 (2.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
1 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Logistics
2 12 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 11 (30.56%) Supply Chain Management
4 10 (27.78%) Project Management
5 9 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 7 (19.44%) UML
6 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
6 7 (19.44%) MODAF
7 5 (13.89%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Data Analysis
7 5 (13.89%) WFM
7 5 (13.89%) Use Case
7 5 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Performance Testing
7 5 (13.89%) System Testing
7 5 (13.89%) BPMN
7 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
7 5 (13.89%) SOA
7 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (13.89%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PMP
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.78%) APMP
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco IPCC
1 5 (13.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) IBM
2 5 (13.89%) RedPrairie
2 5 (13.89%) Verint
2 5 (13.89%) HP
2 5 (13.89%) Genesys
2 5 (13.89%) Empirix
2 5 (13.89%) Siemens
2 5 (13.89%) SAP
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) Sitecore
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