The table below looks at the statistics for Matrix Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Matrix Management over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Matrix Management
Rank 113 105 103
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing Matrix Management 9 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.35% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
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£345 £488 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.23% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £5.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+800.00% -81.13%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1775 1440 1548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 71.20% 67.13% 67.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 755 787
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 59 67
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.80 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.24% +21.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Matrix Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Matrix Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Matrix Management
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Matrix Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Matrix Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Matrix Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Matrix Management Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Matrix Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Warwickshire -5 3 - -
Birmingham 0 2 £475 -2.56%
Coventry - 2 £323 - 1
Solihull - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Matrix Management
England

Matrix Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (55.56%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) SOA
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (16.67%) Intranet
4 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (16.67%) Information Security
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 3 (16.67%) Marketing
5 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) ERP
6 1 (5.56%) LAN
6 1 (5.56%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) Internet
6 1 (5.56%) Middleware
6 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (5.56%) ATG
6 1 (5.56%) CMS
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) TPMS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Intranet
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Back Office
4 1 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Architect
1 6 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Solutions Architect
2 3 (16.67%) SOA Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Communications Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Information Architect
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) SOA
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security Management
5 1 (5.56%) Security Management
5 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) ATG
2 1 (5.56%) hybris