The table below looks at the statistics for Portfolio Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portfolio Management
Rank 89 90 92
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 10 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.60% 0.51% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.73% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Average daily rate
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£347 £400 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.13% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £218 £424
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £435 £536
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £459 £375
% change year-on-year
-17.16% +22.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
Portfolio Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1140 1098 993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 67.86% 69.32% 65.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 581 462
Average daily rate £388 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 46 76
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.06% -39.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £11.55 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Portfolio Management Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Portfolio Management across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Portfolio Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Portfolio Management across the East Midlands region.

Portfolio Management Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Portfolio Management
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Portfolio Management within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +8 2 £571 +307.50%
Portfolio Management
England

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 4 (26.67%) Coaching
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (20.00%) Analytics
6 3 (20.00%) P3O
6 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (20.00%) Billing
6 3 (20.00%) CA Clarity
6 3 (20.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (20.00%) Time Management
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) MS Project
6 3 (20.00%) MS Office
6 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (20.00%) Service Management
7 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
7 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) SAP
7 2 (13.33%) SAP BI
7 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (6.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Project
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) CA Clarity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SAP BI
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) PMO Manager
2 2 (13.33%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Project Support Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) SAP Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Project Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (26.67%) Coaching
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
5 1 (6.67%) Line Management
5 1 (6.67%) BPR
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) APMP
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) P3O
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) SAP