Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 317 334 307
Rank change year-on-year +17 -27 -27
Contract jobs citing Matrix Management 54 46 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.32% 0.28% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.33% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 29 46
South East median daily rate £450 £498 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.55% +13.71% -2.78%
10th Percentile £370 £361 £304
90th Percentile £578 £575 £530
England median daily rate £475 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
South East median hourly rate £42.50 - £35.75
10th Percentile £41.25 - £22.78
90th Percentile £43.75 - £47.33
England median hourly rate £33.00 - £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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13929 13803 15455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.71% 82.56% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8358 8333 9223
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 463 548 603
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.82 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.25 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

Matrix Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Matrix Management in the South East

Matrix Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Matrix Management in the South East

Matrix Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Matrix Management in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Matrix Management in the South East

Matrix Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Matrix Management in the South East

Matrix Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Thames Valley -5 33 £450 +7.78% 5
Oxfordshire +15 13 £450 +9.09% 4
Buckinghamshire -22 12 £415 -0.12%
Hampshire +15 9 £363 -4.92% 2
Berkshire +1 9 £450 -9.55% 1
Surrey -13 5 £525 -
East Sussex +1 2 £450 -25.00%
West Sussex -8 2 £488 -7.14% 1
Kent -18 2 - -
Matrix Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Matrix Management.

1 23 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (37.04%) ITIL
2 20 (37.04%) Waterfall
3 18 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
4 17 (31.48%) Project Management
4 17 (31.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (27.78%) Test Automation
6 12 (22.22%) ISTQB
6 12 (22.22%) ISEB
7 11 (20.37%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (20.37%) Test Management
7 11 (20.37%) Test Strategy
8 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
8 10 (18.52%) Open Source
8 10 (18.52%) SaaS
8 10 (18.52%) Confluence
8 10 (18.52%) JIRA
8 10 (18.52%) Regression Testing
8 10 (18.52%) PRINCE2
9 9 (16.67%) Finance
9 9 (16.67%) SC Cleared
10 8 (14.81%) Service Delivery
10 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
11 7 (12.96%) PMP
11 7 (12.96%) Service Management
11 7 (12.96%) Degree
11 7 (12.96%) Project Governance
12 6 (11.11%) Programme Management
12 6 (11.11%) Change Management
12 6 (11.11%) PMI Certification

Matrix Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (18.52%) Confluence
2 1 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.85%) Documentum
2 1 (1.85%) Kentico
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) SaaS
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) Office 365
3 1 (1.85%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) LAN
1 2 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) Big Data
2 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) JIRA
2 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Automotive
4 1 (1.85%) German Language
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 9 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 6 (11.11%) Transformation Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Test Leader
5 4 (7.41%) Architect
5 4 (7.41%) ITIL Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Service Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Problem Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.70%) Change Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Development Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Incident Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Integration Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Network Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Network Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
1 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (3.70%) CSS
1 2 (3.70%) HTML
1 2 (3.70%) OLE
1 2 (3.70%) REST
1 2 (3.70%) WCF
2 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.85%) HTML5
2 1 (1.85%) RESTful
2 1 (1.85%) WF
2 1 (1.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Semantic Web
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.85%) EPoS
3 1 (1.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Social Media
3 1 (1.85%) User Experience
3 1 (1.85%) VHDL
3 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (37.04%) ITIL
2 20 (37.04%) Waterfall
3 18 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
4 17 (31.48%) Project Management
4 17 (31.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (27.78%) Test Automation
6 11 (20.37%) Test Management
6 11 (20.37%) Test Strategy
7 10 (18.52%) Open Source
7 10 (18.52%) PRINCE2
7 10 (18.52%) Regression Testing
8 8 (14.81%) Service Delivery
9 7 (12.96%) Project Governance
9 7 (12.96%) Service Management
10 6 (11.11%) Change Management
10 6 (11.11%) Programme Management
11 5 (9.26%) CRM
11 5 (9.26%) Customer-Centricity
11 5 (9.26%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) C#
1 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.70%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) Java
2 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) ISEB
1 12 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
3 9 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 7 (12.96%) Degree
4 7 (12.96%) PMP
5 6 (11.11%) PMI Certification
6 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (3.70%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) GDPR
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.70%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.85%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.85%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.85%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.85%) Adobe
3 1 (1.85%) Fujitsu
3 1 (1.85%) Nintex
3 1 (1.85%) Siebel
3 1 (1.85%) Xilinx