The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Matrix Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Matrix Management over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Matrix Management
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 152 180
Rank change year-on-year +3 +28  
Contract jobs citing Matrix Management 15 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.45% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.38% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 16
Median daily rate £513 £575 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.86% +21.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £494 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £740 £671 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 - £11.25

Matrix Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2912 2905 4654
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.14% 85.77% 81.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2231 2377 3660
Median daily rate £500 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 56
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £15.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.20 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Matrix Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Matrix Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Matrix Management in the City of London

Matrix Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Matrix Management in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Matrix Management in the City of London

Matrix Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Matrix Management in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Matrix Management in the City of London

Matrix Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Matrix Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Matrix Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Matrix Management.

1 14 (60.87%) Matrix Organization
2 13 (56.52%) Project Management
3 11 (47.83%) Finance
3 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (43.48%) PRINCE2
5 5 (21.74%) PMP
5 5 (21.74%) Banking
6 4 (17.39%) Investment Banking
6 4 (17.39%) MiFID
7 3 (13.04%) Wealth Management
7 3 (13.04%) Investment Management
7 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
7 3 (13.04%) Project Governance
7 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
7 3 (13.04%) Front Office
7 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
7 3 (13.04%) Advertising
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL
8 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (8.70%) C#
8 2 (8.70%) SQL
8 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
8 2 (8.70%) Migration
8 2 (8.70%) PMI
8 2 (8.70%) Information Security
8 2 (8.70%) Law
8 2 (8.70%) Legal
8 2 (8.70%) Degree

Matrix Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.35%) Appium
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Investment Banking
4 3 (13.04%) Advertising
4 3 (13.04%) Front Office
5 2 (8.70%) Law
5 2 (8.70%) Legal
6 1 (4.35%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Programme Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (13.04%) IT Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Programme Director
4 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) MiFID Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior IT Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (8.70%) PMI
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Equities
2 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Matrix Organization
2 13 (56.52%) Project Management
3 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (43.48%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) Investment Management
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.04%) Project Governance
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.04%) Wealth Management
6 2 (8.70%) Coaching
6 2 (8.70%) Contract Management
6 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.70%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C#
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) PMP
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) MiFID
2 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (8.70%) GDPR
3 1 (4.35%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) VMware