The table below looks at the statistics for Portfolio Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio Management
Rank 88 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 6 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.55% 1.10% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 1.31% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 7
Median daily rate £414 £475 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.84% -17.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+13.93% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.00 -
Portfolio Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
928 839 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.36% 84.24% 80.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 637 525 315
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 38 49
Median hourly rate £22.54 £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.03% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.84 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Portfolio Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Portfolio Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Portfolio Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Portfolio Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington -20 3 £414 -12.84%
Knutsford - 1 £425 -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Portfolio Management
North West

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 3 (33.33%) Skype
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Polycom
2 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
4 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (11.11%) SLA

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Capability Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Finance Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Governance Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Lync Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) PMO Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) Polycom
2 1 (11.11%) SAP