Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 19 November 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
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 541 528 487
Rank change year-on-year -13 -41 -28
Contract jobs citing Matrix Management 318 356 422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.37% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.43% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 254 275
England median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £363 £329 £339
90th Percentile £725 £646 £669
UK median daily rate £475 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
England median hourly rate £33.00 - £22.50
10th Percentile £24.60 - £20.35
90th Percentile £41.80 - £41.50
UK median hourly rate £33.00 - £22.50

Matrix Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 78959 81979 85805
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.69% 84.17% 81.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 53119 54700 56575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
10th Percentile £288 £264 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1842 2121 2517
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.32 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.83% +6.67% +18.42%

Matrix Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Matrix Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Matrix Management in England

Matrix Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Matrix Management in England

Matrix Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Matrix Management in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Matrix Management in England

Matrix Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Matrix Management in England

Matrix Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Matrix Management in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Matrix Management in England

Matrix Management
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Matrix Management within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -63 150 £525 -4.55% 12
South East +15 54 £450 -9.55% 6
North of England +63 51 £450 +1.41% 4
North West +39 30 £443 -1.67% 2
Midlands +27 29 £438 +29.53% 4
West Midlands +23 22 £408 +20.65% 3
East of England -19 20 £425 -6.85% 7
Yorkshire +25 19 £478 +25.66% 2
South West +1 9 £419 -18.29% 4
East Midlands +15 8 £650 +89.78% 1
South Coast - 4 £400 -
North East +56 2 £450 -21.74%
Matrix Management
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 England region with a requirement for Matrix Management.

1 147 (46.23%) Project Management
2 122 (38.36%) Finance
3 108 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (30.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 94 (29.56%) Matrix Organization
6 56 (17.61%) PRINCE2
7 50 (15.72%) ITIL
8 48 (15.09%) Waterfall
9 42 (13.21%) Risk Management
10 41 (12.89%) Microsoft Project
10 41 (12.89%) Degree
11 37 (11.64%) Banking
11 37 (11.64%) Programme Management
12 35 (11.01%) Microsoft
13 34 (10.69%) Change Management
14 30 (9.43%) Service Delivery
15 27 (8.49%) Project Governance
16 25 (7.86%) Security Cleared
16 25 (7.86%) Investment Banking
16 25 (7.86%) SDLC
17 24 (7.55%) Service Management
18 23 (7.23%) Virtual Team
19 22 (6.92%) Coaching
19 22 (6.92%) Test Automation
20 21 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
21 20 (6.29%) Test Strategy
21 20 (6.29%) Project Planning
22 19 (5.97%) Windows
22 19 (5.97%) Migration
23 18 (5.66%) Retail

Matrix Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 15 (4.72%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.77%) Confluence
3 5 (1.57%) CMS
3 5 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.63%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.31%) Documentum
6 1 (0.31%) Drupal
6 1 (0.31%) Kentico
6 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.31%) SAS
6 1 (0.31%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 41 (12.89%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (4.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (3.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (1.89%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.57%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.26%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.31%) Cerner Millennium
4 1 (0.31%) Infor CloudSuite
4 1 (0.31%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.31%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.31%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.31%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.31%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.31%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.46%) SaaS
2 10 (3.14%) Office 365
3 6 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.63%) IaaS
5 1 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.31%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.31%) PaaS
5 1 (0.31%) Taleo
5 1 (0.31%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.89%) LAN
1 6 (1.89%) WAN
2 5 (1.57%) Firewall
3 4 (1.26%) Network Security
4 3 (0.94%) Ethernet
4 3 (0.94%) Internet
5 2 (0.63%) SMS
5 2 (0.63%) SSL
5 2 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.31%) ADSL
6 1 (0.31%) Broadband
6 1 (0.31%) Intranet
6 1 (0.31%) MPLS
6 1 (0.31%) NAS
6 1 (0.31%) Skype
6 1 (0.31%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.57%) MySQL
3 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.94%) Big Data
4 3 (0.94%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.63%) MariaDB
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.63%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.31%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.31%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.31%) DB2
6 1 (0.31%) GIS
Development Applications
1 17 (5.35%) JIRA
2 4 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.94%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.63%) Appium
4 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.31%) JMeter
5 1 (0.31%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.31%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.31%) Selenium
5 1 (0.31%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 122 (38.36%) Finance
2 37 (11.64%) Banking
3 25 (7.86%) Investment Banking
4 18 (5.66%) Retail
5 12 (3.77%) Legal
6 11 (3.46%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.52%) Front Office
7 8 (2.52%) Marketing
8 7 (2.20%) Advertising
9 6 (1.89%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.26%) Back Office
10 4 (1.26%) Publishing
10 4 (1.26%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.94%) Automotive
11 3 (0.94%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.63%) Billing
12 2 (0.63%) Electronics
12 2 (0.63%) Law
12 2 (0.63%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 123 (38.68%) Project Manager
2 38 (11.95%) Delivery Manager
3 30 (9.43%) Programme Manager
3 30 (9.43%) Senior Manager
4 25 (7.86%) Senior Project Manager
5 20 (6.29%) Analyst
5 20 (6.29%) IT Manager
6 18 (5.66%) Risk Manager
7 17 (5.35%) Service Manager
8 15 (4.72%) Architect
9 14 (4.40%) Business Analyst
9 14 (4.40%) Infrastructure Manager
9 14 (4.40%) IT Project Manager
10 13 (4.09%) Delivery Project Manager
10 13 (4.09%) Services Delivery Manager
11 12 (3.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 12 (3.77%) Test Manager
12 11 (3.46%) Risk Project Manager
13 9 (2.83%) GDPR Project Manager
14 8 (2.52%) Banking Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.40%) HTML
2 11 (3.46%) .NET
3 10 (3.14%) REST
4 8 (2.52%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (2.52%) CSS
5 7 (2.20%) ASP.NET
5 7 (2.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (2.20%) WCF
6 4 (1.26%) jQuery
6 4 (1.26%) XML
7 3 (0.94%) AngularJS
7 3 (0.94%) Middleware
8 2 (0.63%) EDI
8 2 (0.63%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.63%) HTML5
8 2 (0.63%) OLE
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.63%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.63%) Spring
8 2 (0.63%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.23%) Virtual Team
2 21 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.72%) Credit Risk
3 15 (4.72%) Market Risk
4 13 (4.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.83%) PMI
7 7 (2.20%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.89%) NHS
9 5 (1.57%) Equities
9 5 (1.57%) SCADA
10 4 (1.26%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.94%) Derivative
11 3 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.94%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.94%) Social Media
11 3 (0.94%) User Experience
12 2 (0.63%) Cyber Attack
12 2 (0.63%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.97%) Windows
2 9 (2.83%) Linux
3 8 (2.52%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.89%) Unix
5 3 (0.94%) AIX
6 2 (0.63%) Android
6 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.63%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.31%) CentOS
7 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (46.23%) Project Management
2 108 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (30.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 94 (29.56%) Matrix Organization
5 56 (17.61%) PRINCE2
6 50 (15.72%) ITIL
7 48 (15.09%) Waterfall
8 42 (13.21%) Risk Management
9 37 (11.64%) Programme Management
10 34 (10.69%) Change Management
11 30 (9.43%) Service Delivery
12 27 (8.49%) Project Governance
13 25 (7.86%) SDLC
14 24 (7.55%) Service Management
15 22 (6.92%) Coaching
15 22 (6.92%) Test Automation
16 20 (6.29%) Project Planning
16 20 (6.29%) Test Strategy
17 19 (5.97%) Migration
18 17 (5.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.09%) JavaScript
2 12 (3.77%) C#
3 9 (2.83%) C
3 9 (2.83%) SQL
4 6 (1.89%) PowerShell
4 6 (1.89%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.26%) Java
6 1 (0.31%) VB
6 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (12.89%) Degree
2 25 (7.86%) Security Cleared
3 16 (5.03%) PMI Certification
3 16 (5.03%) PMP
4 15 (4.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 15 (4.72%) SC Cleared
5 13 (4.09%) ISEB
6 12 (3.77%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.26%) CISM
8 4 (1.26%) CISSP
9 3 (0.94%) CEH
9 3 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.94%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.63%) APMP
10 2 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.63%) CCIE Security
10 2 (0.63%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.72%) GDPR
2 10 (3.14%) PMO
2 10 (3.14%) QA
3 5 (1.57%) SLA
4 4 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.94%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (0.94%) GAMP
5 3 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.63%) MiFID
7 1 (0.31%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.31%) COBIT
7 1 (0.31%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.31%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.31%) SEPA
7 1 (0.31%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.31%) UCITS
System Software
1 7 (2.20%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.94%) ISA Server
2 3 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.63%) Snort
3 2 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.31%) Docker
4 1 (0.31%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.31%) OpenDJ
Systems Management
1 3 (0.94%) Data Guard
1 3 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.31%) Ansible
3 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.31%) Puppet
3 1 (0.31%) SCCM
3 1 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (11.01%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.40%) Salesforce.com
2 14 (4.40%) SAP
3 11 (3.46%) Oracle
4 7 (2.20%) Cisco
4 7 (2.20%) HP
4 7 (2.20%) PeopleSoft
5 6 (1.89%) Progress
5 6 (1.89%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.26%) Adobe
7 3 (0.94%) EMC
7 3 (0.94%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.94%) VMware
8 2 (0.63%) ArcSight
8 2 (0.63%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.63%) Blue Coat
8 2 (0.63%) FactSet
8 2 (0.63%) Lancope
8 2 (0.63%) Pega
9 1 (0.31%) Fixnetix