Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 116 158
Rank change year-on-year -24 +42 -31
Contract jobs citing Matrix Management 11 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.35% 0.67% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.81% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 2
Manchester median daily rate £413 £443 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.78% +26.43% -7.89%
10th Percentile £263 £335 £325
90th Percentile £682 £524 £375
North West median daily rate £413 £430 £450
% change year-on-year -4.07% -4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £27.26 - -
North West median hourly rate £36.13 £11.23 -
% change year-on-year +221.85% - -

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 2,571 2,337 3,090
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 82.04% 82.64% 84.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,628 1,463 1,921
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 82 65
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +25.81% -16.61%
10th Percentile £11.88 £11.75 £10.93
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.70 £40.90
North West median hourly rate £22.43 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -25.23% +42.86% -29.33%

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 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 2018. 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
Stockport - 2 £413 -
Oldham - 1 £275 -
Matrix Management
North West

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Matrix Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Matrix Management.

1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (36.36%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (27.27%) People Management
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Business Transformation
4 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) ISEB
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (18.18%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) BPMN
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Business Process Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) Workload Management
6 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making
6 1 (9.09%) GDPR
6 1 (9.09%) Skype
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 1 (9.09%) Programme Governance
6 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
6 1 (9.09%) Office 365
6 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
6 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (9.09%) Line 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Skype
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Matrix Organization
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Business Transformation
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) People Management
3 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) BPMN
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Business Process Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Workload Management
5 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Governance
5 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GDPR