The first table below looks at the demand for Portfolio Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Coventry region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portfolio Management
Rank 34 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.93% 1.33% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.76% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £388 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £415 £333
% change year-on-year
-2.04% +24.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.70 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +98.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
258 170 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 79.88% 75.22% 67.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 44 78
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £150 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 50 17
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £30.00 £19.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Portfolio Management
West Midlands

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Portfolio Management across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Portfolio Management Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Portfolio Management across the Coventry region.

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Portfolio Management across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Portfolio Management
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Economics
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) PMO Lead
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Economics
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft