The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 3 months to 27 June 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 West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 135 139
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4  
Contract jobs citing Matrix Management 5 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.18% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.26% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Median daily rate £469 £350 £615
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.92% -43.08%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 - £11.25

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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2236 2349 2424
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.87% 78.80% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1418 1554 1645
Median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £285 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 107 109
Median hourly rate £45.00 £35.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.76% -4.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Matrix Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Matrix Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Matrix Management in the South West

Matrix Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Matrix Management in the South West

Matrix Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Matrix Management in the South West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Matrix Management in the South West

Matrix Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Matrix Management in the South West

Matrix Management
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -3 2 £406 +16.07%
Wiltshire - 2 £513 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Matrix Management
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 West region with a requirement for Matrix Management.

1 9 (75.00%) Matrix Organization
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (16.67%) Military
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (16.67%) SAP
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (16.67%) Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) Copywriting
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Back Office
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Electronics
6 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) PMI
6 1 (8.33%) PMP

Matrix Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Military
3 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Project Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Telephony Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) PMI
1 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Matrix Organization
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Copywriting
6 1 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Line Management
6 1 (8.33%) People Management
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CIPD
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCIPD
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) SAP