Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 184 155
Rank change year-on-year +23 -29 +14
Contract jobs citing Matrix Management 22 28 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.45% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.55% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 13
West Midlands median daily rate £408 £338 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.65% -19.58% +1.82%
10th Percentile £336 £210 £381
90th Percentile £531 £508 £478
England median daily rate £475 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
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 West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3948 5128 3925
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 82.96% 83.07% 79.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2518 3069 2256
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.99%
10th Percentile £245 £250 £235
90th Percentile £550 £550 £531
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 136 175
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.85% -11.25% -
10th Percentile £11.70 £10.75 £11.10
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.50 £43.27
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

Matrix Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Matrix Management in the West Midlands

Matrix Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Matrix Management in the West Midlands

Matrix Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Matrix Management in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Matrix Management in the West Midlands

Matrix Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 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
Birmingham +7 11 £400 +60.00% 1
Warwickshire +5 6 £475 +8.57% 1
Coventry +22 4 £420 +1.82%
Solihull - 2 £450 -
Matrix Management
England

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

1 10 (45.45%) Project Management
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Business Transformation
2 7 (31.82%) Matrix Organization
3 5 (22.73%) Retail
3 5 (22.73%) Change Management
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle
4 4 (18.18%) Data Management
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) PDM
4 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (18.18%) DevOps
4 4 (18.18%) Business Development
5 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
5 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
5 3 (13.64%) Back Office
5 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.64%) Linux
6 2 (9.09%) LAN
6 2 (9.09%) Unix
6 2 (9.09%) Windows
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 2 (9.09%) MySQL
6 2 (9.09%) SAP
6 2 (9.09%) WAN
6 2 (9.09%) SSL
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco
6 2 (9.09%) CCIE

Matrix Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (4.55%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) NetSuite
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.55%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) Network Security
1 2 (9.09%) SSL
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) ADSL
2 1 (4.55%) Broadband
2 1 (4.55%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (4.55%) VoIP
2 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 5 (22.73%) Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Back Office
3 2 (9.09%) Automotive
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (4.55%) Front Office
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.55%) Publishing
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Applications Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Deployment Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Deployment Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 2 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Business Change Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Network Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Flash
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (9.09%) SCADA
4 1 (4.55%) Digital Signage
4 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.55%) FMCG
4 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (45.45%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) Business Transformation
2 7 (31.82%) Matrix Organization
3 5 (22.73%) Change Management
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Business Development
4 4 (18.18%) Data Management
4 4 (18.18%) DevOps
4 4 (18.18%) PDM
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.09%) Information Security
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Network Security Management
6 2 (9.09%) Security Management
6 2 (9.09%) SIEM
6 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CCIE
1 2 (9.09%) CCIE Security
1 2 (9.09%) CCNA
1 2 (9.09%) CCNP
1 2 (9.09%) CEH
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.09%) CISM
1 2 (9.09%) CISSP
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) GCIA
1 2 (9.09%) GIAC
1 2 (9.09%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Snort
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) ArcSight
2 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) HP
2 2 (9.09%) Lancope
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) CODA
3 1 (4.55%) IFS
3 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.55%) Meraki
3 1 (4.55%) Workday