Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 11 December 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 150 143
Rank change year-on-year +30 -7 -38
Contract jobs citing Matrix Management 20 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.69% 0.15% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.17% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 6
Manchester median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% - -22.22%
10th Percentile £365 £304 £325
90th Percentile £518 £524 £525
North West median daily rate £443 £450 £390
% change year-on-year -1.67% +15.30% -13.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2377 2862 3160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.63% 84.23% 81.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1548 1813 1871
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £235
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 54 79
Manchester median hourly rate £19.00 £15.38 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.58% -19.08% +26.67%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.13 £11.20
90th Percentile £45.60 £42.63 £42.00
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.85 £30.15
% change year-on-year +18.19% -24.23% +72.29%

Matrix Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Matrix Management in Manchester

Matrix Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Matrix Management in Manchester

Matrix Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Matrix Management in Manchester over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Matrix Management in Manchester

Matrix Management
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
Bolton - 7 £450 -
Stockport - 1 £475 -
Matrix Management
North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Matrix Management.

1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Virtual Team Management
3 8 (40.00%) Virtual Team
4 7 (35.00%) Data Protection
4 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
4 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
4 7 (35.00%) Project Management
4 7 (35.00%) PeopleSoft
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (30.00%) Degree
6 5 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (15.00%) Retail
9 2 (10.00%) Project Governance
9 2 (10.00%) Coaching
9 2 (10.00%) Critical Success Factor
9 2 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 2 (10.00%) Requirements Management
9 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (10.00%) GDPR
9 2 (10.00%) Banking
10 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
10 1 (5.00%) Test Management
10 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (5.00%) Product Management

Matrix Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Mart
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (20.00%) HR Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) GDPR Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Portfolio Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Business Change Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Virtual Team Management
3 7 (35.00%) Data Protection
3 7 (35.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
5 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Coaching
6 2 (10.00%) Critical Success Factor
6 2 (10.00%) Project Governance
6 2 (10.00%) Requirements Management
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (5.00%) Product Management
7 1 (5.00%) Test Management
7 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle