Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 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
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 195 213
Rank change year-on-year +20 +18 -56
Contract jobs citing Matrix Management 31 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.57% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.27% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 12
North West median daily rate £443 £450 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.67% +16.88% -14.44%
10th Percentile £246 £298 £325
90th Percentile £488 £586 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
North West median hourly rate - - £22.50
England median hourly rate £16.75 - £34.00

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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,477 5,176 6,921
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 82.22% 84.46% 81.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,904 3,355 4,245
North West median daily rate £406 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £572
England median daily rate £450 £432 £425
% change year-on-year +4.11% +1.71% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 146 276
North West median hourly rate £21.70 £23.30 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.86% -28.32% +75.15%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.38 £12.50
90th Percentile £51.55 £50.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.50% +8.70% +15.00%

Matrix Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Matrix Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Matrix Management in the North West

Matrix Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Matrix Management in the North West

Matrix Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Matrix Management in the North West over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Matrix Management in the North West

Matrix Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Matrix Management in the North West

Matrix Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 19 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
Manchester +24 20 £450 +28.57% 3
Cheshire +4 7 £265 -41.11%
Lancashire - 1 £450 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Matrix Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 North West region with a requirement for Matrix Management.

1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) Project Management
4 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
4 7 (22.58%) PeopleSoft
4 7 (22.58%) Data Protection
4 7 (22.58%) Waterfall
5 6 (19.35%) Degree
5 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (19.35%) Programme Management
5 6 (19.35%) Virtual Team Management
5 6 (19.35%) Virtual Team
6 5 (16.13%) Matrix Organization
6 5 (16.13%) Strategic Thinking
6 5 (16.13%) Oracle
6 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (12.90%) Unix
7 4 (12.90%) Windows
7 4 (12.90%) Service Management
7 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.68%) Coaching
8 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
8 3 (9.68%) Data Guard
8 3 (9.68%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) HP
8 3 (9.68%) EMC

Matrix Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) HFM
1 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (3.23%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) Data Mart
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Project Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Senior Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) HR Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Business Change Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Business Change Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) DBA
5 2 (6.45%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.45%) GDPR Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.23%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) SAP Data Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) SAP Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Scrum Master
6 1 (3.23%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) CSS
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) jQuery
2 1 (3.23%) Ajax
2 1 (3.23%) CSS3
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.23%) Visualforce
2 1 (3.23%) XHTML
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.23%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Unix
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) AIX
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (32.26%) Project Management
3 7 (22.58%) Data Protection
3 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
3 7 (22.58%) Waterfall
4 6 (19.35%) Programme Management
4 6 (19.35%) Virtual Team Management
5 5 (16.13%) Matrix Organization
5 5 (16.13%) Strategic Thinking
6 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
6 4 (12.90%) Service Management
7 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Coaching
7 3 (9.68%) Internal Audit
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL
7 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.45%) Requirements Management
8 2 (6.45%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) Apex Code
2 1 (3.23%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) GDPR
2 1 (3.23%) PMO
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Data Guard
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco
3 3 (9.68%) EMC
3 3 (9.68%) HP
3 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.68%) SAP
4 2 (6.45%) Adobe
5 1 (3.23%) Conga
5 1 (3.23%) Hyperion
5 1 (3.23%) Pardot
5 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com