The table below looks at the statistics for Matrix Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Matrix Management
Rank 407 431 395
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -36
Contract jobs citing Matrix Management 191 170 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.31% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.41% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 109 100
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£425 £453 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.18% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £326 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £459 £425
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - £25.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42559 41264 35676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.38% 74.73% 73.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 26548 25722 21281
Average daily rate £415 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1225 1158 1074
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.49 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Matrix Management
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Matrix Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Matrix Management
Daily Rate Trend

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

Matrix Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Matrix Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Matrix Management within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Matrix Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Matrix Management
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Matrix Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Matrix Management
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Matrix Management within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Matrix Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Matrix Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +33 181 £425 -8.35% 44
London -4 53 £475 +5.43% 10
South East +21 48 £410 -12.76% 5
Yorkshire +6 27 £415 -2.35% 3
North West -9 25 £350 -12.50% 9
West Yorkshire +9 23 £415 -10.27% 2
City of London +33 22 £475 -9.52% 7
Buckinghamshire +18 20 £309 -31.38%
Leeds -2 15 £415 - 2
Cheshire -4 14 £350 -12.50%
Hampshire -3 11 £410 -11.82% 1
Manchester -6 11 £380 -5.00% 7
Chester +14 10 £310 +39.63%
East Midlands +13 10 £450 -
Berkshire +1 10 £450 -5.75% 1
Milton Keynes +3 8 £310 -27.05%
South West -3 7 £525 +11.70% 1
East of England +19 6 £475 - 13
Slough +4 6 £613 +23.11%
Havant +1 6 £410 -
Northamptonshire -5 6 £450 -
Bedfordshire +3 5 £450 +7.46% 3
Scotland -7 5 £388 -24.01% 1
West Midlands -19 5 £368 -38.75% 3
Northampton - 5 £450 -
Surrey -1 4 £400 +6.66% 1
Bradford -15 4 - -
Wakefield +2 3 £325 -
Southampton -7 3 £438 -5.91%
Warrington -19 3 £350 -22.22%

Matrix Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 144 (39.45%) Project Management
2 116 (31.78%) Finance
3 110 (30.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 108 (29.59%) PRINCE2
5 87 (23.84%) ITIL
6 68 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (16.44%) Service Management
8 49 (13.42%) Security Cleared
9 45 (12.33%) Banking
10 43 (11.78%) SC Cleared
11 40 (10.96%) Risk Management
12 36 (9.86%) MS Office
13 35 (9.59%) Retail
14 34 (9.32%) MS Project
15 31 (8.49%) MS Excel
16 27 (7.40%) Programme Management
17 26 (7.12%) Telecoms
17 26 (7.12%) Service Delivery
17 26 (7.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 25 (6.85%) Oracle
18 25 (6.85%) Incident Management
19 24 (6.58%) Supplier Management
20 22 (6.03%) Change Management
20 22 (6.03%) Data Analysis
20 22 (6.03%) Management Information System
20 22 (6.03%) Scrum
20 22 (6.03%) Project Planning
21 21 (5.75%) Degree
21 21 (5.75%) People Management
21 21 (5.75%) Software Delivery

Matrix Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 20 (5.48%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.10%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.82%) MS Project Server
3 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.27%) Mule
4 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.27%) SAS
4 1 (0.27%) IIS
4 1 (0.27%) FileNet
Applications
1 36 (9.86%) MS Office
2 34 (9.32%) MS Project
3 31 (8.49%) MS Excel
4 17 (4.66%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Misys Midas
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.27%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.27%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.27%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.27%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.82%) SaaS
2 2 (0.55%) PaaS
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.56%) Firewall
2 10 (2.74%) Broadband
2 10 (2.74%) WAN
3 8 (2.19%) SAN
4 7 (1.92%) Internet
5 6 (1.64%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.37%) LAN
6 5 (1.37%) SDH
7 2 (0.55%) Wireless
7 2 (0.55%) VLAN
7 2 (0.55%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (0.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (0.55%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.55%) Network Security
8 1 (0.27%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.27%) 4G
8 1 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.27%) MVNO
8 1 (0.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (1.64%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.10%) Oracle OWB
3 4 (1.10%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (0.82%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.82%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.82%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (0.82%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.55%) OLTP
5 2 (0.55%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.27%) Big Data
6 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (0.82%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.55%) PVCS
2 2 (0.55%) ClearCase
2 2 (0.55%) Selenium
3 1 (0.27%) WATIR
3 1 (0.27%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.27%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.27%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.27%) LoadRunner
General
1 116 (31.78%) Finance
2 45 (12.33%) Banking
3 35 (9.59%) Retail
4 26 (7.12%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.01%) Marketing
6 9 (2.47%) Legal
7 7 (1.92%) Local Government
8 6 (1.64%) Billing
9 5 (1.37%) Retail Banking
10 4 (1.10%) Law
10 4 (1.10%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.82%) Back Office
12 2 (0.55%) Publishing
12 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.27%) Advertising
13 1 (0.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 162 (44.38%) Project Manager
2 32 (8.77%) Programme Manager
3 28 (7.67%) Senior Manager
4 24 (6.58%) Analyst
5 21 (5.75%) Incident Manager
6 20 (5.48%) Delivery Manager
6 20 (5.48%) Business Analyst
7 17 (4.66%) Architect
8 16 (4.38%) Senior Project Manager
9 14 (3.84%) Service Manager
10 12 (3.29%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (3.29%) IT Project Manager
11 11 (3.01%) Change Manager
12 10 (2.74%) Test Manager
13 9 (2.47%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 9 (2.47%) Development Manager
13 9 (2.47%) Transition Manager
13 9 (2.47%) Contracts Manager
13 9 (2.47%) Security Manager
13 9 (2.47%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.64%) Middleware
2 5 (1.37%) XSD
3 4 (1.10%) Application Packaging
4 3 (0.82%) XSLT
4 3 (0.82%) Web Services
4 3 (0.82%) XML
5 2 (0.55%) SOAP
5 2 (0.55%) WSDL
5 2 (0.55%) REST
5 2 (0.55%) Java EE
5 2 (0.55%) JSON
6 1 (0.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.03%) Management Information System
2 18 (4.93%) NHS
3 14 (3.84%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.19%) Smart Meter
5 5 (1.37%) PMI
6 3 (0.82%) Fat Client
6 3 (0.82%) Open Source
6 3 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (0.82%) Thin Client
6 3 (0.82%) Mainframe
6 3 (0.82%) Derivative
7 2 (0.55%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (0.55%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.27%) Life Science
8 1 (0.27%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Social Media
8 1 (0.27%) iPad
8 1 (0.27%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.27%) iPhone
8 1 (0.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.01%) Windows
2 8 (2.19%) Windows 7
3 7 (1.92%) UNIX
4 2 (0.55%) Solaris
4 2 (0.55%) Linux
4 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.55%) Android
4 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (39.45%) Project Management
2 110 (30.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 108 (29.59%) PRINCE2
4 87 (23.84%) ITIL
5 68 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (16.44%) Service Management
7 40 (10.96%) Risk Management
8 27 (7.40%) Programme Management
9 26 (7.12%) Service Delivery
10 25 (6.85%) Incident Management
11 24 (6.58%) Supplier Management
12 22 (6.03%) Change Management
12 22 (6.03%) Data Analysis
12 22 (6.03%) Scrum
12 22 (6.03%) Project Planning
13 21 (5.75%) People Management
13 21 (5.75%) Software Delivery
13 21 (5.75%) Business Analysis
14 20 (5.48%) Waterfall
15 19 (5.21%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.74%) Java
2 5 (1.37%) Ruby
3 4 (1.10%) C
4 3 (0.82%) Python
4 3 (0.82%) SQL
5 1 (0.27%) VB
5 1 (0.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 49 (13.42%) Security Cleared
2 43 (11.78%) SC Cleared
3 26 (7.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 21 (5.75%) Degree
5 17 (4.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (3.56%) DV Cleared
6 13 (3.56%) PMI Certification
7 9 (2.47%) PMP
8 5 (1.37%) ISEB
9 4 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.10%) CISSP
10 3 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.55%) CISM
12 1 (0.27%) APMP
12 1 (0.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.27%) CCSP
12 1 (0.27%) HND
12 1 (0.27%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.21%) SLA
2 14 (3.84%) QA
3 8 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.10%) COBIT
5 2 (0.55%) P3O
5 2 (0.55%) EMIR
6 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.27%) FATCA
6 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.27%) Basel II
System Software
1 11 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.82%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.27%) XenApp
3 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (3.01%) OVSD
1 11 (3.01%) OpenView
2 4 (1.10%) SCCM
3 2 (0.55%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (6.85%) Oracle
2 19 (5.21%) Microsoft
3 16 (4.38%) Citrix
4 15 (4.11%) HP
5 13 (3.56%) VMware
6 8 (2.19%) CODA
6 8 (2.19%) webMethods
6 8 (2.19%) Cisco
7 7 (1.92%) IBM
8 6 (1.64%) BT
8 6 (1.64%) SAP
9 5 (1.37%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.10%) F5
11 2 (0.55%) Remedy
11 2 (0.55%) McAfee
11 2 (0.55%) Nokia
11 2 (0.55%) BMC
11 2 (0.55%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.55%) EMC
12 1 (0.27%) Fujitsu
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