The table below looks at the statistics for the Portfolio Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portfolio Manager
Rank 186 212 207
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 11 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.097% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.10% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 14
Average daily rate
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£550 £375 £606
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -38.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £369 £483
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £475 £835
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £524 £500
% change year-on-year
-11.69% +4.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5359 6714 7231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.13% 92.63% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3875 4903 5242
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 148 171
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Portfolio Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Portfolio Manager in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Portfolio Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Portfolio Manager
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 Manager across the City of London region.

Portfolio Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Portfolio Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Portfolio Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Portfolio Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Portfolio Manager in their job title 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 with Portfolio Manager in their job title.

1 10 (45.45%) Programme Management
2 9 (40.91%) Project Management
3 8 (36.36%) Finance
4 6 (27.27%) Change Management
4 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (22.73%) Portfolio Management
5 5 (22.73%) Resource Management
5 5 (22.73%) PRINCE
6 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
6 4 (18.18%) Marketing
6 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
6 4 (18.18%) Degree
6 4 (18.18%) Local Government
6 4 (18.18%) Business Transformation
6 4 (18.18%) Performance Management
7 3 (13.64%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) Banking
8 2 (9.09%) Retail
8 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
8 2 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (9.09%) Telematics
8 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
9 1 (4.55%) Change Control
9 1 (4.55%) Open Source
9 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
9 1 (4.55%) CTC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Portfolio Manager in their job title 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 with Portfolio Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Local Government
2 4 (18.18%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Front Office
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Telematics
2 1 (4.55%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
2 1 (4.55%) DTV
2 1 (4.55%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Programme Management
2 9 (40.91%) Project Management
3 6 (27.27%) Change Management
3 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (22.73%) PRINCE
4 5 (22.73%) Resource Management
4 5 (22.73%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
5 4 (18.18%) Business Transformation
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Management
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.64%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
8 1 (4.55%) Strategic Management
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) SAP
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