The table below looks at the statistics for Portfolio Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio Management
Rank 79 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 14 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.99% 0.74% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.93% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 1
Average daily rate £420 £442 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.97% +21.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Portfolio Management
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1159 1079 865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.68% 79.40% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 601 448
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% -84.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Portfolio Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Portfolio Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Portfolio Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Portfolio Management Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) Banking
3 10 (47.62%) Project Management
4 9 (42.86%) Risk Management
5 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (28.57%) Coaching
6 5 (23.81%) Credit Risk
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) SAS
7 4 (19.05%) Retail Banking
7 4 (19.05%) Retail
7 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
8 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow
8 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
8 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
8 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
8 3 (14.29%) COBIT
8 3 (14.29%) Resource Management
8 3 (14.29%) FrontRange
8 3 (14.29%) IT Governance
8 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
8 3 (14.29%) .NET
8 3 (14.29%) Service Management
8 3 (14.29%) ITSM
8 3 (14.29%) ITIL
9 2 (9.52%) Change Management
9 2 (9.52%) VBA
9 2 (9.52%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (9.52%) Bloomberg

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (23.81%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Markit EDM
1 2 (9.52%) thinkFolio
1 2 (9.52%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Network Security
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Retail
3 4 (19.05%) Retail Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Legal
4 2 (9.52%) Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Back Office
5 1 (4.76%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Risk Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Credit Risk Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Credit Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Head of PMO
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Risk Manager
4 2 (9.52%) MiFID Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Programme Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) SAS Risk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Credit Risk
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Project Management
2 9 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 6 (28.57%) Coaching
3 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 3 (14.29%) IT Governance
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 3 (14.29%) ITSM
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 3 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 3 (14.29%) Service Management
5 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.52%) Change Control
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) COBIT
2 2 (9.52%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) FrontRange
1 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 2 (9.52%) Bloomberg
2 2 (9.52%) Teradata
3 1 (4.76%) BMC
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy