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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portfolio Management
Rank 171 185 166
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 19 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.38% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.50% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 22
Average daily rate
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£400 £502 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.31% +11.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £376 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £668 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £501 £450
% change year-on-year
-13.21% +11.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
3980 4626 4339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.66% 77.34% 75.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3102 3394 3315
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 48 75
Average hourly rate £20.45 £23.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.10% -34.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.25 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Portfolio Management across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 January 2015.

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 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Portfolio Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Portfolio Management.

1 25 (50.00%) Finance
2 15 (30.00%) Change Management
3 11 (22.00%) SQL
4 10 (20.00%) Banking
5 9 (18.00%) Information Management
5 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (12.00%) Test Scripting
7 6 (12.00%) Investment Management
7 6 (12.00%) Mainframe
7 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.00%) MS Visio
8 5 (10.00%) Project Management
8 5 (10.00%) Coaching
9 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (8.00%) thinkFolio
9 4 (8.00%) Investment Banking
9 4 (8.00%) Workflow
9 4 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (8.00%) Front Office
9 4 (8.00%) Document Management
9 4 (8.00%) Asset Management
9 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.00%) Charles River
9 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
10 3 (6.00%) Windows
10 3 (6.00%) SQL Server

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Portfolio Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Portfolio Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.00%) SAS
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (4.00%) MS Office
5 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Markit EDM
1 1 (2.00%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (2.00%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.00%) SSL
2 1 (2.00%) LAN
2 1 (2.00%) WAN
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.00%) MS Access
2 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) JIRA
1 1 (2.00%) Selenium
1 1 (2.00%) FitNesse
General
1 25 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Investment Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Front Office
4 2 (4.00%) Advertising
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Business Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Architect
6 5 (10.00%) Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Applications Support
8 3 (6.00%) Portfolio Manager
8 3 (6.00%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Portfolio Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.00%) Consultant
9 2 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Data Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) JMS
1 2 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (4.00%) Middleware
1 2 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) SOAP
2 1 (2.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) WSDL
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (2.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.00%) PMI
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) UNIX
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Change Management
2 9 (18.00%) Information Management
2 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (12.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (12.00%) Investment Management
4 5 (10.00%) Project Management
4 5 (10.00%) Coaching
5 4 (8.00%) Workflow
5 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (8.00%) Document Management
5 4 (8.00%) Asset Management
5 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.00%) SOA
6 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (6.00%) Scrum
6 3 (6.00%) Service Management
6 3 (6.00%) Data Architecture
7 2 (4.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) Java
3 2 (4.00%) VBA
3 2 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (2.00%) Python
4 1 (2.00%) C
4 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) APMP
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.00%) MBA
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) P3O
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) thinkFolio
2 4 (8.00%) Charles River
3 2 (4.00%) VMware
3 2 (4.00%) Sun
3 2 (4.00%) Murex
3 2 (4.00%) HP
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) Cognos
4 1 (2.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) Citrix
4 1 (2.00%) Avaya
4 1 (2.00%) Software AG
4 1 (2.00%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.00%) Niku
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) Planview
4 1 (2.00%) BI-SAM
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