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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portfolio Management
Rank 177 186 184
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 26 41 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.58% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.76% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 34 31
Average daily rate
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£500 £456 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -13.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £315 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £500 £325
% change year-on-year
-21.00% +53.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.95 - £21.50
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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
4484 5416 5854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.03% 76.54% 75.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3371 4004 4310
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 70 93
Average hourly rate £21.69 £21.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -31.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014, 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 24 (43.64%) Finance
2 11 (20.00%) Information Management
3 10 (18.18%) Project Management
3 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 10 (18.18%) Banking
3 10 (18.18%) Change Management
4 8 (14.55%) Front Office
4 8 (14.55%) Asset Management
5 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.73%) SQL
5 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
5 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
5 7 (12.73%) Analytics
6 6 (10.91%) Java
7 5 (9.09%) Oracle
7 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
7 5 (9.09%) Mainframe
7 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 5 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 5 (9.09%) Investment Management
7 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (7.27%) Java EE
8 4 (7.27%) Sun
8 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
8 4 (7.27%) TIBCO
8 4 (7.27%) OO
8 4 (7.27%) MS Office
8 4 (7.27%) Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.45%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
2 4 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.27%) MS Office
3 3 (5.45%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (3.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Minerva
1 3 (5.45%) Sentinel
2 2 (3.64%) LatentZero
2 2 (3.64%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.82%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.82%) Capstone
3 1 (1.82%) Tesseract
3 1 (1.82%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Unified Communications
2 2 (3.64%) Firewall
3 1 (1.82%) HTTP
3 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) JUnit
1 2 (3.64%) Maven
General
1 24 (43.64%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Banking
3 8 (14.55%) Front Office
4 4 (7.27%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.45%) Back Office
6 1 (1.82%) Law
6 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Analyst
2 11 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
4 9 (16.36%) Architect
5 8 (14.55%) Project Manager
5 8 (14.55%) Business Systems Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (7.27%) Portfolio Manager
9 3 (5.45%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Data Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) Applications Support
10 2 (3.64%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Applications Support Analyst
10 2 (3.64%) IT Project Manager
10 2 (3.64%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) Java EE
2 3 (5.45%) Spring
2 3 (5.45%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.82%) jQuery
3 1 (1.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (1.82%) REST
3 1 (1.82%) .NET
3 1 (1.82%) J2EE
3 1 (1.82%) SOAP
3 1 (1.82%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) JMS
3 1 (1.82%) WSDL
3 1 (1.82%) Middleware
3 1 (1.82%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Mainframe
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.45%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 3 (5.45%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.64%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.82%) Open Source
4 1 (1.82%) Social Media
4 1 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.82%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (1.82%) Equities
4 1 (1.82%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (1.82%) CCTV
4 1 (1.82%) Hybrid Derivative
4 1 (1.82%) Derivative
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) AS400
4 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) Information Management
2 10 (18.18%) Project Management
2 10 (18.18%) Change Management
3 8 (14.55%) Asset Management
4 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.73%) Analytics
5 5 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 5 (9.09%) Investment Management
6 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (7.27%) Workflow
6 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.27%) Document Management
6 4 (7.27%) OO
7 3 (5.45%) CRM
7 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.45%) Resource Management
7 3 (5.45%) Coaching
7 3 (5.45%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (3.64%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) SQL
2 6 (10.91%) Java
3 3 (5.45%) C
4 2 (3.64%) VBA
5 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.82%) C#
5 1 (1.82%) C++
5 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.82%) RPG
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) CIMA
3 1 (1.82%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) Basel III
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle
2 4 (7.27%) TIBCO
2 4 (7.27%) Sun
3 3 (5.45%) Bloomberg
3 3 (5.45%) Charles River
3 3 (5.45%) BI-SAM
4 2 (3.64%) IBM
4 2 (3.64%) thinkFolio
4 2 (3.64%) Linedata
5 1 (1.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco
5 1 (1.82%) Fidessa
5 1 (1.82%) Citrix
5 1 (1.82%) Avaya
5 1 (1.82%) Software AG
5 1 (1.82%) VMware
5 1 (1.82%) SimCorp
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £700 - £800 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Churchill Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 27 days ago