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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Matrix Management
Rank 403 367 354
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -13
Contract jobs citing Matrix Management 193 212 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.42% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.56% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 125 111
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£425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £335 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £601 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 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
39961 37976 33183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.00% 74.83% 72.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25156 22879 19730
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1059 1143 1185
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.31 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 3 March 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
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 3 March 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 -27 174 £428 -5.00% 55
London -20 53 £475 +5.55% 16
South East -12 51 £440 +3.52% 8
North West +2 28 £350 +17.25% 8
Scotland +6 17 £400 -31.91% 1
City of London +6 17 £463 -9.73% 4
Manchester +5 17 £475 - 5
Buckinghamshire +3 17 £326 -23.23% 2
Yorkshire +2 14 £408 +6.88% 4
Berkshire -9 12 £600 +41.17%
Cheshire +2 11 £330 +48.64% 3
South West -20 11 £450 - 4
Chester +21 10 £310 +39.63%
West Yorkshire -7 10 £425 +13.33% 3
Kent - 9 £450 - 4
East of England +6 7 £325 -21.40% 3
Milton Keynes -2 7 £328 -18.12% 2
Leeds -7 7 £425 +13.33% 3
Edinburgh -4 5 £550 -21.42%
West Midlands -9 5 £369 -26.79% 8
Oxfordshire -13 5 £350 -46.15%
Bristol -16 5 £350 -21.12% 1
East Midlands -7 4 £450 -14.28% 1
Bedfordshire -5 3 £323 -22.98%
Surrey -6 3 £450 -
Hampshire -24 3 £400 -10.11% 1
Hertfordshire +11 2 £525 +10.52% 1
West Lothian +2 2 £343 -
Wiltshire -1 2 £550 +17.02% 1
Birmingham -5 2 £369 -38.54% 4

Matrix Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 163 (41.90%) Project Management
2 136 (34.96%) Finance
3 126 (32.39%) PRINCE2
4 121 (31.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 93 (23.91%) ITIL
6 62 (15.94%) Banking
7 58 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
7 58 (14.91%) Service Management
8 42 (10.80%) Risk Management
8 42 (10.80%) Security Cleared
9 36 (9.25%) SC Cleared
9 36 (9.25%) Project Planning
10 33 (8.48%) Programme Management
11 30 (7.71%) MS Project
12 28 (7.20%) Telecoms
12 28 (7.20%) Change Management
12 28 (7.20%) Supplier Management
13 25 (6.43%) Service Delivery
13 25 (6.43%) MS Excel
14 24 (6.17%) Business Analysis
14 24 (6.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 23 (5.91%) Retail
16 22 (5.66%) E-Commerce
16 22 (5.66%) MS Office
16 22 (5.66%) Degree
17 20 (5.14%) Waterfall
18 18 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
18 18 (4.63%) Incident Management
18 18 (4.63%) PMI Certification
18 18 (4.63%) Investment Banking

Matrix Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 16 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.03%) WebLogic
3 3 (0.77%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.51%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.51%) IIS
5 1 (0.26%) SAS
5 1 (0.26%) FileNet
5 1 (0.26%) Mule
5 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.26%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (7.71%) MS Project
2 25 (6.43%) MS Excel
3 22 (5.66%) MS Office
4 13 (3.34%) MS Visio
5 12 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.26%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.26%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.26%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.26%) HFM
3 1 (0.26%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.26%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.26%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.26%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.26%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.77%) SaaS
2 2 (0.51%) PaaS
3 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.86%) Firewall
2 12 (3.08%) WAN
3 9 (2.31%) Broadband
3 9 (2.31%) SAN
4 6 (1.54%) Internet
4 6 (1.54%) Ethernet
5 5 (1.29%) SDH
5 5 (1.29%) 3G
5 5 (1.29%) 4G
6 4 (1.03%) Network Security
6 4 (1.03%) LAN
7 2 (0.51%) Wireless
7 2 (0.51%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.51%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (0.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.26%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.26%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.26%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (0.77%) RDBMS
2 3 (0.77%) Hadoop
2 3 (0.77%) IBM InfoSphere
2 3 (0.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.51%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.51%) OLTP
3 2 (0.51%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.26%) Essbase
4 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (1.80%) PVCS
1 7 (1.80%) ClearCase
2 3 (0.77%) Eclipse
2 3 (0.77%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.51%) Selenium
4 1 (0.26%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.26%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.26%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.26%) WATIR
General
1 136 (34.96%) Finance
2 62 (15.94%) Banking
3 28 (7.20%) Telecoms
4 23 (5.91%) Retail
5 18 (4.63%) Investment Banking
6 13 (3.34%) Legal
7 9 (2.31%) Marketing
8 8 (2.06%) Local Government
9 5 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.29%) Law
10 4 (1.03%) Retail Banking
10 4 (1.03%) Billing
10 4 (1.03%) Publishing
11 3 (0.77%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.77%) Advertising
12 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.51%) Back Office
12 2 (0.51%) Military
13 1 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 181 (46.53%) Project Manager
2 39 (10.03%) Analyst
3 38 (9.77%) Programme Manager
4 35 (9.00%) Business Analyst
5 24 (6.17%) Senior Manager
6 22 (5.66%) Delivery Manager
7 18 (4.63%) Service Manager
8 17 (4.37%) Transition Manager
8 17 (4.37%) Security Manager
9 15 (3.86%) IT Project Manager
10 14 (3.60%) Security Project Manager
11 13 (3.34%) Incident Manager
11 13 (3.34%) Architect
12 12 (3.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 12 (3.08%) Infrastructure Manager
13 11 (2.83%) Contracts Manager
14 10 (2.57%) Senior Project Manager
14 10 (2.57%) Solutions Architect
14 10 (2.57%) Consultant
15 9 (2.31%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.31%) Middleware
2 5 (1.29%) XSD
3 3 (0.77%) XSLT
3 3 (0.77%) XML
4 2 (0.51%) REST
4 2 (0.51%) WSDL
4 2 (0.51%) Java EE
4 2 (0.51%) JSON
4 2 (0.51%) SOAP
4 2 (0.51%) Web Services
5 1 (0.26%) .NET
5 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.26%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.34%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.57%) NHS
4 8 (2.06%) Mainframe
5 5 (1.29%) Smart Meter
5 5 (1.29%) Credit Risk
6 3 (0.77%) Fat Client
6 3 (0.77%) Thin Client
6 3 (0.77%) PMI
7 2 (0.51%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.51%) Market Risk
7 2 (0.51%) Statistics
7 2 (0.51%) Life Science
7 2 (0.51%) Open Source
7 2 (0.51%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.51%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.26%) Social Media
8 1 (0.26%) iPad
8 1 (0.26%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.26%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.08%) Windows
2 8 (2.06%) Windows 7
2 8 (2.06%) UNIX
3 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.51%) Solaris
3 2 (0.51%) Linux
3 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (0.51%) Android
3 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (41.90%) Project Management
2 126 (32.39%) PRINCE2
3 121 (31.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 93 (23.91%) ITIL
5 58 (14.91%) Service Management
5 58 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (10.80%) Risk Management
7 36 (9.25%) Project Planning
8 33 (8.48%) Programme Management
9 28 (7.20%) Supplier Management
9 28 (7.20%) Change Management
10 25 (6.43%) Service Delivery
11 24 (6.17%) Business Analysis
12 22 (5.66%) E-Commerce
13 20 (5.14%) Waterfall
14 18 (4.63%) Incident Management
14 18 (4.63%) Migration
15 17 (4.37%) Scrum
16 16 (4.11%) Coaching
16 16 (4.11%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.57%) Java
2 5 (1.29%) C
2 5 (1.29%) Ruby
3 4 (1.03%) SQL
4 3 (0.77%) Python
5 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (10.80%) Security Cleared
2 36 (9.25%) SC Cleared
3 24 (6.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 22 (5.66%) Degree
5 18 (4.63%) PMI Certification
6 16 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 15 (3.86%) PMP
8 10 (2.57%) DV Cleared
9 6 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.54%) ISEB
10 3 (0.77%) CISSP
10 3 (0.77%) VCP4
11 2 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.26%) HND
12 1 (0.26%) CISM
12 1 (0.26%) MBA
12 1 (0.26%) CISMP
12 1 (0.26%) MCTS
12 1 (0.26%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.83%) SLA
1 11 (2.83%) QA
2 10 (2.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.29%) FINREP
5 3 (0.77%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.51%) COBIT
7 1 (0.26%) Basel II
7 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.26%) P3O
7 1 (0.26%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 10 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.51%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.51%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.26%) XenApp
3 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (2.31%) OVSD
1 9 (2.31%) OpenView
2 3 (0.77%) SCCM
3 2 (0.51%) SCOM
3 2 (0.51%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (3.86%) Oracle
2 13 (3.34%) VMware
3 12 (3.08%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.08%) HP
4 11 (2.83%) Cisco
4 11 (2.83%) Citrix
5 9 (2.31%) IBM
6 8 (2.06%) CODA
6 8 (2.06%) webMethods
7 6 (1.54%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.29%) BT
8 5 (1.29%) SAP
9 4 (1.03%) F5
10 3 (0.77%) BMC
11 2 (0.51%) Nokia
11 2 (0.51%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.51%) EMC
11 2 (0.51%) McAfee
11 2 (0.51%) Ariba
12 1 (0.26%) Remedy
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