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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Portfolio Management
London / City of London
Rank 144 134 173
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +39
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 13 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.33% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.39% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 16
Median daily rate £450 £425 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £405 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £640 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-15.27% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £12.50 £33.90
% change year-on-year
+86.72% -63.12%

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
2514 2586 4119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.01% 84.43% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1983 2040 3238
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 33
Median hourly rate £43.25 £32.80 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.86% +63.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £18.79 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 January 2017, 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 26 (74.29%) Finance
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) Project Management
4 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (20.00%) Scrum
5 7 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 7 (20.00%) User Experience
5 7 (20.00%) Wireframes
6 6 (17.14%) WPF
6 6 (17.14%) DevExpress
6 6 (17.14%) TDD
6 6 (17.14%) Banking
6 6 (17.14%) C#
6 6 (17.14%) Front Office
6 6 (17.14%) XAML
7 5 (14.29%) Change Management
8 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
8 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
8 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
8 4 (11.43%) SQL
8 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
8 4 (11.43%) OO
8 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
8 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (8.57%) Coaching
9 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
9 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
9 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
9 3 (8.57%) Dependency 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 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
2 1 (2.86%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Broadband
1 1 (2.86%) DNS
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
General
1 26 (74.29%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Banking
2 6 (17.14%) Front Office
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Analyst
1 7 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (17.14%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) UI Developer
2 6 (17.14%) UI/UX Developer
2 6 (17.14%) UX Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Portfolio Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Front Office Developer
5 3 (8.57%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Implementation Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Implementation Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Portfolio Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Project Implementation Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Project Portfolio Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Commercial Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Commercial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) WPF
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) MSMQ
2 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) User Experience
2 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) PMI
3 2 (5.71%) Statistics
4 1 (2.86%) Equities
4 1 (2.86%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.86%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.86%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) Project Management
3 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 7 (20.00%) Scrum
4 7 (20.00%) Wireframes
5 6 (17.14%) TDD
6 5 (14.29%) Change Management
7 4 (11.43%) OO
7 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
7 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.57%) Change Control
8 3 (8.57%) Coaching
8 3 (8.57%) Dependency Management
8 3 (8.57%) Information Management
8 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) C#
1 6 (17.14%) XAML
2 4 (11.43%) SQL
3 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
1 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.71%) PMP
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) APMP
2 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) DevExpress
2 2 (5.71%) Planview
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow