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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio Management
Rank 150 145 187
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +42
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 17 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.55% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 17
Median daily rate £488 £463 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £338 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.92 £12.50 £42.70
% change year-on-year
+67.36% -70.72%
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
2769 2898 4643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.99% 84.07% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2193 2324 3635
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 £363 £308 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 50
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.70 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.60 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 25 (69.44%) Finance
2 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (30.56%) Project Management
4 9 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 8 (22.22%) Scrum
6 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (19.44%) User Experience
6 7 (19.44%) Wireframes
7 6 (16.67%) WPF
7 6 (16.67%) DevExpress
7 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 6 (16.67%) Front Office
7 6 (16.67%) XAML
7 6 (16.67%) TDD
7 6 (16.67%) Banking
7 6 (16.67%) Change Management
7 6 (16.67%) C#
7 6 (16.67%) SQL
8 5 (13.89%) Information Management
9 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
9 4 (11.11%) SQL Server

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 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Project
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.78%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Loan IQ
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Broadband
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 25 (69.44%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
2 6 (16.67%) Front Office
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Developer
2 6 (16.67%) UI Developer
2 6 (16.67%) UI/UX Developer
2 6 (16.67%) UX Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Portfolio Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Commercial Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Commercial Business Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Front Office Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Implementation Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Implementation Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Portfolio Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Project Implementation Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Project Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) User Experience
2 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) PMI
3 2 (5.56%) Statistics
4 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.78%) Equities
4 1 (2.78%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Project Management
3 9 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 8 (22.22%) Scrum
5 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (19.44%) Wireframes
6 6 (16.67%) Change Management
6 6 (16.67%) TDD
7 5 (13.89%) Information Management
8 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (11.11%) Coaching
8 4 (11.11%) OO
8 4 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 3 (8.33%) Change Control
9 3 (8.33%) Dependency Management
9 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) C#
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
1 6 (16.67%) XAML
2 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
1 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.56%) PMP
2 1 (2.78%) APMP
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) DevExpress
2 2 (5.56%) Planview
3 1 (2.78%) SAP