The table below looks at the statistics for Portfolio Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio Management
Rank 145 184 185
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +1
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 21 32 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.62% 0.54% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.67% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 29 11
Median daily rate £513 £500 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £375 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £625 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £41.95
Portfolio Management
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2912 4771 4673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.62% 80.60% 80.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2387 3788 3470
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £323 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 47 47
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +2.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Portfolio Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Portfolio Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Portfolio Management Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 11 (31.43%) Asset Management
3 10 (28.57%) Project Management
4 9 (25.71%) Front Office
4 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
4 9 (25.71%) Banking
5 8 (22.86%) VBA
5 8 (22.86%) Oracle
5 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
6 7 (20.00%) .NET
6 7 (20.00%) SQL
6 7 (20.00%) Change Management
7 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
8 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 5 (14.29%) C#
8 5 (14.29%) MS Access
8 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 5 (14.29%) Reuters
8 5 (14.29%) Bloomberg
8 5 (14.29%) Migration
9 4 (11.43%) Charles River
9 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
9 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
9 4 (11.43%) Process Improvement
9 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (8.57%) Change Control
10 3 (8.57%) Line Management

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (8.57%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
2 1 (2.86%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) MS Access
3 3 (8.57%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.71%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.86%) Big Data
5 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.86%) HBase
General
1 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Banking
2 9 (25.71%) Front Office
3 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.57%) Retail
5 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Excel Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Excel VBA Developer
4 5 (14.29%) VBA Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Applications Support
5 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Asset Management Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Commercial Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Commercial Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) DBA
6 3 (8.57%) Front Office Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Equities
3 2 (5.71%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.86%) Derivative
4 1 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.86%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
1 3 (8.57%) Solaris
1 3 (8.57%) Unix
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Asset Management
2 10 (28.57%) Project Management
3 7 (20.00%) Change Management
4 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (14.29%) Migration
6 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
6 4 (11.43%) Process Improvement
7 3 (8.57%) Change Control
7 3 (8.57%) Database Tuning
7 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.57%) Information Management
7 3 (8.57%) Line Management
7 3 (8.57%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) VBA
2 7 (20.00%) SQL
3 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
4 5 (14.29%) C#
5 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.86%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.86%) Scala
6 1 (2.86%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
1 3 (8.57%) Solvency II
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (2.86%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (8.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) Bloomberg
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Reuters
3 4 (11.43%) Charles River
4 3 (8.57%) FactSet
4 3 (8.57%) Veritas
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow