The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Matrix Management
UK
Rank 449 447 393
Rank change year-on-year -2 -54  
Contract jobs citing Matrix Management 144 202 241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.38% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.46% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 132 144
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £373 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -2.77% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 6
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +36.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +36.36%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37646 44098 42190
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.11% 82.88% 79.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 24821 28901 26121
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 953 1111 1212
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £27.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +34.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Matrix Management
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Matrix Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Matrix Management in the UK

Matrix Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Matrix Management over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Matrix Management in the UK

Matrix Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Matrix Management in the UK

Matrix Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 25 March 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
England -16 138 £481 +1.31% 36
London +13 65 £550 +6.28% 9
South East +20 29 £475 +3.82% 3
West Midlands +12 10 £280 -24.83% 2
Yorkshire +11 9 £450 -1.36% 2
Hampshire +14 8 £463 +8.82% 1
West Yorkshire +5 8 £463 +5.71% 2
City of London -3 8 £575 +12.19% 2
North West +26 7 £390 -22.00% 7
South West -7 7 £451 +4.16% 3
Birmingham +1 6 £265 -25.61% 1
Scotland +18 5 £375 -9.09% 1
Winchester +11 5 £450 +5.88%
Milton Keynes +1 5 £513 +26.38%
East Midlands -4 5 £463 +2.20% 6
Buckinghamshire -5 5 £513 +26.38%
Manchester +14 4 £400 -20.00% 6
Leeds +4 4 £450 -5.26% 1
West Sussex +4 4 £450 +7.14%
Oxfordshire -8 4 £425 +21.42%
Nottingham +11 3 £400 -11.60%
Nottinghamshire +7 3 £400 -11.60%
Merseyside +4 3 £375 - 1
Bradford +4 3 - -
Surrey -1 3 £463 -5.12% 2
Bristol -6 3 £375 -7.40%
East of England -12 3 £446 -6.05% 4
Bromley - 3 £625 -
Oxford - 3 £425 -
Berkshire +25 2 £540 -

Matrix Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 with a requirement for Matrix Management.

1 127 (43.94%) Project Management
2 120 (41.52%) Finance
3 114 (39.45%) Matrix Organization
4 95 (32.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 94 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (26.64%) PRINCE2
7 39 (13.49%) ITIL
8 36 (12.46%) Programme Management
9 35 (12.11%) Change Management
9 35 (12.11%) Banking
10 34 (11.76%) Microsoft
11 31 (10.73%) Waterfall
12 28 (9.69%) PMP
13 27 (9.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 25 (8.65%) PMI Certification
14 25 (8.65%) Investment Management
15 24 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (8.30%) Retail
16 23 (7.96%) Risk Management
16 23 (7.96%) Degree
17 22 (7.61%) Service Management
17 22 (7.61%) MS Project
17 22 (7.61%) SDLC
18 21 (7.27%) MS Excel
18 21 (7.27%) Service Delivery
18 21 (7.27%) Security Cleared
19 19 (6.57%) Wealth Management
19 19 (6.57%) MS Office
19 19 (6.57%) Oracle
19 19 (6.57%) PMO

Matrix Management
Top Related IT Skills 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 6 (2.08%) Confluence
2 2 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (0.69%) CMS
2 2 (0.69%) IIS
2 2 (0.69%) Skype for Business
2 2 (0.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (7.61%) MS Project
2 21 (7.27%) MS Excel
3 19 (6.57%) MS Office
4 17 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (4.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.46%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.35%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.35%) Maximo
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.35%) Primavera
4 1 (0.35%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.35%) SAP MDG
4 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.35%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.08%) SaaS
4 4 (1.38%) IaaS
4 4 (1.38%) Office 365
5 2 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.69%) Boomi
5 2 (0.69%) iPaaS
5 2 (0.69%) PaaS
5 2 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.38%) Unified Communications
2 3 (1.04%) WAN
3 2 (0.69%) CTI
3 2 (0.69%) FTP
3 2 (0.69%) Internet
3 2 (0.69%) ISDN
3 2 (0.69%) LAN
3 2 (0.69%) Skype
3 2 (0.69%) VoIP
4 1 (0.35%) DMZ
4 1 (0.35%) Firewall
4 1 (0.35%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.35%) Intranet
4 1 (0.35%) MPLS
4 1 (0.35%) Network Security
4 1 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.73%) Big Data
3 4 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.04%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (0.69%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (0.69%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.35%) MySQL
6 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (2.77%) JIRA
2 4 (1.38%) Selenium
2 4 (1.38%) SpecFlow
2 4 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.69%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.69%) MSTest
3 2 (0.69%) NUnit
3 2 (0.69%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.35%) Grunt
4 1 (0.35%) Hudson
4 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.35%) Log4Net
4 1 (0.35%) Moq
4 1 (0.35%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.35%) NSubstitute
4 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 120 (41.52%) Finance
2 35 (12.11%) Banking
3 24 (8.30%) Retail
4 18 (6.23%) Front Office
5 12 (4.15%) Advertising
6 9 (3.11%) Legal
7 7 (2.42%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.42%) Marketing
7 7 (2.42%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.08%) Billing
9 4 (1.38%) Local Government
10 3 (1.04%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.69%) Back Office
11 2 (0.69%) Electronics
11 2 (0.69%) Law
11 2 (0.69%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.35%) Military
12 1 (0.35%) Prime Brokerage
12 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 120 (41.52%) Project Manager
2 33 (11.42%) IT Manager
3 30 (10.38%) Senior Manager
4 26 (9.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 25 (8.65%) Programme Manager
6 22 (7.61%) IT Project Manager
7 17 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
8 15 (5.19%) Business Analyst
9 14 (4.84%) Analyst
9 14 (4.84%) Developer
10 12 (4.15%) Architect
11 11 (3.81%) Service Manager
12 8 (2.77%) Business Manager
13 7 (2.42%) Consultant
13 7 (2.42%) Development Manager
13 7 (2.42%) Product Manager
14 6 (2.08%) Infrastructure Manager
14 6 (2.08%) Technical Manager
14 6 (2.08%) Technical Project Manager
14 6 (2.08%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.84%) HTML
2 12 (4.15%) .NET
2 12 (4.15%) Web Services
3 8 (2.77%) SOAP
4 6 (2.08%) REST
4 6 (2.08%) XML
5 4 (1.38%) CSS
5 4 (1.38%) Middleware
5 4 (1.38%) Spring
6 3 (1.04%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (0.69%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.69%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.69%) Gherkin
7 2 (0.69%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.69%) Node.js
7 2 (0.69%) WCF
8 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (0.35%) JSP
8 1 (0.35%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.15%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.11%) PMI
3 9 (3.11%) Virtual Team
4 8 (2.77%) Smart Meter
5 5 (1.73%) Equities
5 5 (1.73%) NHS
6 4 (1.38%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.38%) IVR
7 3 (1.04%) CESG
7 3 (1.04%) CMDB
7 3 (1.04%) Learning Management System
7 3 (1.04%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.69%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.69%) Derivative
8 2 (0.69%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.69%) Semantic Web
8 2 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.08%) Windows
2 5 (1.73%) Linux
3 4 (1.38%) Unix
4 3 (1.04%) Android
5 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (43.94%) Project Management
2 114 (39.45%) Matrix Organization
3 95 (32.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 94 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (26.64%) PRINCE2
6 39 (13.49%) ITIL
7 36 (12.46%) Programme Management
8 35 (12.11%) Change Management
9 31 (10.73%) Waterfall
10 25 (8.65%) Investment Management
11 23 (7.96%) Risk Management
12 22 (7.61%) SDLC
12 22 (7.61%) Service Management
13 21 (7.27%) Service Delivery
14 19 (6.57%) Wealth Management
15 18 (6.23%) Migration
16 17 (5.88%) E-Commerce
17 16 (5.54%) Coaching
17 16 (5.54%) Dependency Management
17 16 (5.54%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.54%) JavaScript
2 13 (4.50%) SQL
3 11 (3.81%) C#
4 6 (2.08%) C
4 6 (2.08%) Java
5 2 (0.69%) Python
5 2 (0.69%) TypeScript
5 2 (0.69%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.35%) Perl
6 1 (0.35%) PHP
6 1 (0.35%) Ruby
6 1 (0.35%) Scala
6 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (9.69%) PMP
2 27 (9.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 25 (8.65%) PMI Certification
4 23 (7.96%) Degree
5 21 (7.27%) Security Cleared
6 13 (4.50%) SC Cleared
7 9 (3.11%) APMP
8 7 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (2.08%) CISSP
10 4 (1.38%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (1.38%) ISEB
11 3 (1.04%) CISA
11 3 (1.04%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.69%) CAPM
12 2 (0.69%) CISM
12 2 (0.69%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.69%) ISACA
12 2 (0.69%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.57%) PMO
2 9 (3.11%) QA
3 7 (2.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (2.08%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.08%) SLA
5 4 (1.38%) MiFID
6 3 (1.04%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.04%) FATCA
6 3 (1.04%) GDPR
7 2 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.69%) EMIR
7 2 (0.69%) FedRAMP
7 2 (0.69%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.69%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.35%) Basel III
8 1 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.35%) ISO22301
System Software
1 2 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.35%) Perfmon
1 1 (0.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.57%) Oracle
3 14 (4.84%) ServiceNow
4 9 (3.11%) SAP
5 6 (2.08%) Cisco
6 3 (1.04%) Ariba
6 3 (1.04%) Cognizant
6 3 (1.04%) Saba
6 3 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.04%) Workday
7 2 (0.69%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.69%) Citrix
7 2 (0.69%) Concur
7 2 (0.69%) Dell
7 2 (0.69%) IBM
7 2 (0.69%) Mitel
7 2 (0.69%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (0.69%) VMware
8 1 (0.35%) Avaya
8 1 (0.35%) Juniper
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