The table below looks at the statistics for Portfolio Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portfolio Management
Rank 371 376 387
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 238 218 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.43% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.57% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 133 131
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£500 £485 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £383 £469
% change year-on-year
+4.57% -18.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £56.97 £41.95 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.80% +13.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.97 £41.95 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+35.80% +12.61%
Portfolio Management
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41497 38505 36269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.08% 76.52% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27539 24264 22731
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 1078 1016
Average hourly rate £31.22 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.73% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Portfolio Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Portfolio Management across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Portfolio Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Portfolio Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Portfolio Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Portfolio Management across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Portfolio Management Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Portfolio Management
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
London +29 151 £520 -5.45% 59
South East -4 41 £390 +0.97% 9
North West -24 16 £399 -10.08% 8
East of England -3 10 £463 +7.55% 5
West Midlands +1 8 £425 +242.74% 6
South West -16 6 £525 +64.06% 3
Yorkshire -25 5 £313 +25.00% 2
East Midlands -14 1 £463 -11.90% 4
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Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 196 (43.56%) Finance
2 154 (34.22%) Project Management
3 88 (19.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 85 (18.89%) PRINCE2
5 71 (15.78%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (15.33%) Programme Management
7 68 (15.11%) Banking
8 60 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
9 57 (12.67%) Change Management
10 46 (10.22%) MS Office
11 45 (10.00%) Asset Management
12 44 (9.78%) SQL
13 42 (9.33%) Front Office
14 38 (8.44%) MS Excel
15 36 (8.00%) Microsoft
16 35 (7.78%) Risk Management
17 33 (7.33%) SharePoint
17 33 (7.33%) Windows
17 33 (7.33%) Oracle
18 32 (7.11%) Fixed Income
18 32 (7.11%) Investment Banking
18 32 (7.11%) MS PowerPoint
19 30 (6.67%) Investment Management
20 29 (6.44%) Project Planning
21 28 (6.22%) Degree
21 28 (6.22%) ITIL
22 27 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
23 24 (5.33%) CRM
23 24 (5.33%) SQL Server
23 24 (5.33%) Enterprise Architecture

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 33 (7.33%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 13 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (1.33%) Lync
4 6 (1.33%) IIS
5 3 (0.67%) Apache
5 3 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (0.67%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.44%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.44%) GemFire
6 2 (0.44%) Drupal
6 2 (0.44%) JBoss
6 2 (0.44%) SAS
6 2 (0.44%) CMS
7 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 46 (10.22%) MS Office
2 38 (8.44%) MS Excel
3 32 (7.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (4.44%) MS Project
5 14 (3.11%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.33%) Open Workbench
7 3 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (4.00%) thinkFolio
2 10 (2.22%) LatentZero
3 9 (2.00%) SimCorp Dimension
4 8 (1.78%) CA PPM
5 4 (0.89%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.44%) Primavera
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.22%) Maximo
8 1 (0.22%) Temenos Globus
8 1 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.22%) ENOVIA
8 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.89%) SaaS
1 13 (2.89%) PaaS
2 4 (0.89%) Office 365
3 2 (0.44%) IaaS
3 2 (0.44%) Google Drive
3 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.56%) DHCP
2 15 (3.33%) DNS
3 14 (3.11%) Firewall
4 7 (1.56%) SAN
5 3 (0.67%) Network Security
6 2 (0.44%) NetScaler
6 2 (0.44%) Intranet
6 2 (0.44%) Internet
6 2 (0.44%) IPv6
6 2 (0.44%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.44%) FTP
7 1 (0.22%) HTTP
7 1 (0.22%) VPN
7 1 (0.22%) LDAP
7 1 (0.22%) Broadband
7 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.22%) Wireless
7 1 (0.22%) WebEx
7 1 (0.22%) NAS
7 1 (0.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.56%) Oracle Database
3 12 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.78%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.33%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.11%) OLAP
7 3 (0.67%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.67%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.44%) Oracle OWB
8 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.44%) MS Access
8 2 (0.44%) DB2
8 2 (0.44%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.44%) HBase
8 2 (0.44%) Big Data
8 2 (0.44%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 4 (0.89%) JIRA
2 2 (0.44%) Subversion
2 2 (0.44%) Maven
2 2 (0.44%) Gradle
3 1 (0.22%) jMock
3 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.22%) JUnit
3 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.22%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (0.22%) ERwin
General
1 196 (43.56%) Finance
2 68 (15.11%) Banking
3 42 (9.33%) Front Office
4 32 (7.11%) Investment Banking
5 23 (5.11%) Retail
6 17 (3.78%) Back Office
7 16 (3.56%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.44%) Legal
9 7 (1.56%) Automotive
9 7 (1.56%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.56%) Spanish Language
10 6 (1.33%) Marketing
11 5 (1.11%) French Language
11 5 (1.11%) Private Banking
11 5 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.11%) Publishing
12 4 (0.89%) Billing
12 4 (0.89%) Portuguese Language
13 3 (0.67%) German Language
13 3 (0.67%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 121 (26.89%) Analyst
2 58 (12.89%) Project Manager
3 53 (11.78%) Architect
3 53 (11.78%) Business Analyst
4 34 (7.56%) Portfolio Manager
5 32 (7.11%) PMO Analyst
6 27 (6.00%) Developer
7 23 (5.11%) PMO Manager
8 22 (4.89%) Programme Manager
9 20 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
10 18 (4.00%) Consultant
11 17 (3.78%) Enterprise Architect
12 15 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
12 15 (3.33%) PMO Lead
13 12 (2.67%) Data Analyst
13 12 (2.67%) Senior Manager
14 10 (2.22%) Solutions Architect
14 10 (2.22%) Senior Architect
14 10 (2.22%) Business Manager
14 10 (2.22%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.33%) .NET
2 9 (2.00%) WPF
3 8 (1.78%) HTML
4 6 (1.33%) ASP.NET
4 6 (1.33%) AngularJS
5 4 (0.89%) Web Services
5 4 (0.89%) DOM
5 4 (0.89%) Spring
5 4 (0.89%) WCF
5 4 (0.89%) HTML5
6 3 (0.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (0.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.67%) WinForms
6 3 (0.67%) XML
6 3 (0.67%) Middleware
6 3 (0.67%) J2EE
6 3 (0.67%) CSS
7 2 (0.44%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.44%) Ajax
7 2 (0.44%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 60 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (7.11%) Fixed Income
3 24 (5.33%) Derivative
4 22 (4.89%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (3.33%) Equities
5 15 (3.33%) Data Centre
6 13 (2.89%) Data Structures
7 9 (2.00%) Hedge funds
7 9 (2.00%) PMI
8 8 (1.78%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.56%) Reference Data
10 6 (1.33%) E-Learning
11 5 (1.11%) User Experience
12 4 (0.89%) Credit Risk
12 4 (0.89%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.67%) NHS
13 3 (0.67%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.44%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 33 (7.33%) Windows
2 15 (3.33%) Windows 7
3 11 (2.44%) UNIX
4 7 (1.56%) Linux
5 2 (0.44%) pSOS
6 1 (0.22%) Android
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (34.22%) Project Management
2 88 (19.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 85 (18.89%) PRINCE2
4 71 (15.78%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (15.33%) Programme Management
6 57 (12.67%) Change Management
7 45 (10.00%) Asset Management
8 35 (7.78%) Risk Management
9 30 (6.67%) Investment Management
10 29 (6.44%) Project Planning
11 28 (6.22%) ITIL
12 27 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (5.33%) CRM
13 24 (5.33%) Enterprise Architecture
13 24 (5.33%) Data Analysis
14 22 (4.89%) Business Analysis
15 21 (4.67%) Service Delivery
16 20 (4.44%) Coaching
17 19 (4.22%) Wealth Management
18 17 (3.78%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (9.78%) SQL
2 15 (3.33%) Java
2 15 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (2.89%) C#
4 12 (2.67%) VBA
5 10 (2.22%) C
6 7 (1.56%) Python
6 7 (1.56%) C++
7 5 (1.11%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.89%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.67%) Perl
10 2 (0.44%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.44%) VB
11 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (6.22%) Degree
2 21 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.11%) PMI Certification
4 13 (2.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 11 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (1.78%) PMP
7 5 (1.11%) CFA
8 4 (0.89%) APMP
9 3 (0.67%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.44%) CCEE
10 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.44%) MCSA
10 2 (0.44%) ISEB
10 2 (0.44%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.44%) CCEA
11 1 (0.22%) CISSP
11 1 (0.22%) CISA
11 1 (0.22%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.89%) QA
2 21 (4.67%) P3O
3 8 (1.78%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.33%) SLA
6 2 (0.44%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.22%) COBIT
7 1 (0.22%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.22%) UCITS
7 1 (0.22%) COSO
7 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (3.56%) XenApp
2 15 (3.33%) XenDesktop
3 4 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.44%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.44%) HDFS
5 1 (0.22%) vCloud
5 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (2.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (0.67%) Control-M
3 2 (0.44%) SCCM
3 2 (0.44%) SCOM
4 1 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 36 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 33 (7.33%) Oracle
3 20 (4.44%) Citrix
4 15 (3.33%) Symantec
5 13 (2.89%) OpenText
5 13 (2.89%) Ventyx
6 11 (2.44%) Charles River
6 11 (2.44%) IBM
7 9 (2.00%) SAP
7 9 (2.00%) SimCorp
8 8 (1.78%) Sybase
8 8 (1.78%) Bloomberg
8 8 (1.78%) Splunk
9 7 (1.56%) Planview
10 6 (1.33%) VMware
11 5 (1.11%) Sophis
11 5 (1.11%) Murex
11 5 (1.11%) CA
12 4 (0.89%) Fidessa
12 4 (0.89%) HP
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