Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 147 143
Rank change year-on-year +26 -4 -48
Contract jobs citing Matrix Management 20 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.71% 0.16% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.19% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 7
Manchester median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% - -22.22%
10th Percentile £365 £301 £325
90th Percentile £488 £545 £525
North West median daily rate £443 £450 £385
% change year-on-year -1.67% +16.88% -14.44%
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 2,319 2,684 3,170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 82.61% 84.86% 82.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,512 1,691 1,842
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £234
90th Percentile £586 £550 £537
North West median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.88% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 40 84
Manchester median hourly rate £18.03 £17.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.58% -6.58% +31.03%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.23 £12.28
90th Percentile £41.48 £40.38 £42.00
North West median hourly rate £21.60 £23.30 £32.50
% change year-on-year -7.29% -28.32% +71.05%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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
Bolton - 7 £450 - 1
Stockport - 1 £475 -
Matrix Management
North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 10 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
4 7 (35.00%) PeopleSoft
4 7 (35.00%) Data Protection
4 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (30.00%) Virtual Team Management
5 6 (30.00%) Virtual Team
5 6 (30.00%) Degree
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (30.00%) Project Management
6 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
7 2 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (10.00%) GDPR
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.00%) Project Governance
7 2 (10.00%) Requirements Management
7 2 (10.00%) Coaching
7 2 (10.00%) Banking
7 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (5.00%) Service Management
8 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.00%) Change Management
8 1 (5.00%) ITSM
8 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS

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 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) 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%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Business Change Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) GDPR Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Data Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Software Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Data Protection
3 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) Virtual Team Management
5 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 5 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Coaching
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.00%) Project Governance
6 2 (10.00%) Requirements Management
6 2 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (5.00%) Line Management
7 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle