The table below looks at the statistics for Portfolio Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio Management
Rank - 35 45
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 1.34% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.59% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £363 £501
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.00 -
Portfolio Management
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
256 315 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.66% 84.68% 79.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 223 205
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £620 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 9
Median hourly rate £50.78 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.95% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Portfolio Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Portfolio Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Portfolio Management across the Bedfordshire region.

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Portfolio Management
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Portfolio 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Logical Data Model
1 4 (100.00%) API Design
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) .NET

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) API Design
1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Logical Data Model
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft