Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 27 July 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 > Scotland
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 201 175
Rank change year-on-year +44 -26 -18
Contract jobs citing Matrix Management 12 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.28% 0.29% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.34% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 6
Scotland median daily rate £490 £381 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.52% -10.29% -4.76%
10th Percentile £414 £309 £338
90th Percentile £548 £440 £519
UK median daily rate £475 £500 £438
% change year-on-year -5.00% +14.29% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £35.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year +17.48% +30.00% -38.89%

Matrix Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3502 4667 5079
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 82.79% 84.95% 81.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2038 2669 2642
Scotland median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £256 £235 £250
90th Percentile £525 £503 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 87 123
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.28 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.40 £43.30 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +4.76%

Matrix Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Matrix Management in Scotland

Matrix Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Matrix Management in Scotland

Matrix Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Matrix Management in Scotland over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Matrix Management in Scotland

Matrix Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 27 July 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
Edinburgh +29 11 £490 +12.45%
Aberdeen - 1 £520 -
Matrix Management
UK

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Matrix Management.

1 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (75.00%) Ansible
2 8 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) Web Services
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Apache
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 1 (8.33%) Release Management
6 1 (8.33%) Legal
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) SAP
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Management Information System

Matrix Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (25.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Release Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP