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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portfolio Management
Rank 347 408 358
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -50
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 221 127 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.38% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 74 123
Average daily rate
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£475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £696 £674 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £501 £450
% change year-on-year
-13.21% +11.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
34869 33282 29935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.42% 74.78% 72.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 22744 20629 18112
Average daily rate £425 £404 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.32% +0.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 935 1056 1254
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 27 January 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
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 27 January 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 +5 94 £525 +5.00% 42
South East -5 36 £463 -30.18% 16
East of England +28 30 £350 -46.15% 3
North West +11 24 £600 +23.71% 4
West Midlands 0 12 £438 -7.89% 1
Yorkshire +2 9 £313 -16.66% 3
East Midlands +12 6 £175 -67.44% 1
South West -17 5 £458 +22.00%
Portfolio Management
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Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 213 (47.65%) Finance
2 148 (33.11%) Project Management
3 84 (18.79%) PRINCE2
4 77 (17.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 72 (16.11%) Programme Management
6 69 (15.44%) Change Management
7 68 (15.21%) Agile Software Development
8 64 (14.32%) MS Excel
9 57 (12.75%) Microsoft
10 53 (11.86%) MS PowerPoint
11 51 (11.41%) Banking
12 48 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
13 47 (10.51%) MS Project
14 46 (10.29%) Project Planning
14 46 (10.29%) Degree
15 42 (9.40%) SQL
16 41 (9.17%) ITIL
17 40 (8.95%) SharePoint
18 37 (8.28%) MS Visio
19 36 (8.05%) MS Office
20 34 (7.61%) SAP
20 34 (7.61%) Oracle
20 34 (7.61%) Java
21 33 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
21 33 (7.38%) Resource Management
22 30 (6.71%) Security Cleared
23 29 (6.49%) Risk Management
24 27 (6.04%) Front Office
24 27 (6.04%) PMI Certification
24 27 (6.04%) Waterfall

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 40 (8.95%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.58%) WebSphere
3 12 (2.68%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (2.68%) WebSphere Process Server
4 9 (2.01%) MS Project Server
5 6 (1.34%) SAS
5 6 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.12%) IIS
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.22%) JBoss
7 1 (0.22%) Apache
Applications
1 64 (14.32%) MS Excel
2 53 (11.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 47 (10.51%) MS Project
4 37 (8.28%) MS Visio
5 36 (8.05%) MS Office
6 7 (1.57%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.45%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (2.01%) CA Clarity
2 6 (1.34%) SAP PS
3 4 (0.89%) SAP FSCM
3 4 (0.89%) SAP BPC
4 3 (0.67%) Murex MxG2000
4 3 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.45%) SAP PLM
6 1 (0.22%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.22%) SAP xRPM
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.45%) IaaS
2 1 (0.22%) SaaS
2 1 (0.22%) Office 365
2 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.22%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.91%) HTTP
2 12 (2.68%) SSL
3 6 (1.34%) LDAP
4 3 (0.67%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.45%) Firewall
5 2 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.45%) WAN
6 1 (0.22%) NAS
6 1 (0.22%) LTE
6 1 (0.22%) Network Security
6 1 (0.22%) DVB
6 1 (0.22%) DMZ
6 1 (0.22%) Intranet
6 1 (0.22%) Internet
6 1 (0.22%) DHCP
6 1 (0.22%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.22%) LAN
6 1 (0.22%) SAN
6 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.80%) Big Data
2 12 (2.68%) Hadoop
2 12 (2.68%) HPCC
3 10 (2.24%) SQL Server
4 9 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (0.89%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (0.67%) Data Mart
7 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.45%) SAP BI
8 2 (0.45%) MS Access
8 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (1.57%) GDB
2 1 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.22%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.22%) Grunt
2 1 (0.22%) Selenium
2 1 (0.22%) FitNesse
2 1 (0.22%) JIRA
General
1 213 (47.65%) Finance
2 51 (11.41%) Banking
3 27 (6.04%) Front Office
4 22 (4.92%) Retail
5 19 (4.25%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.79%) Back Office
6 8 (1.79%) Marketing
7 7 (1.57%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.34%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.34%) Law
9 5 (1.12%) Military
9 5 (1.12%) Advertising
9 5 (1.12%) Publishing
10 3 (0.67%) Legal
10 3 (0.67%) Automotive
11 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.45%) Billing
12 1 (0.22%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 106 (23.71%) Analyst
2 44 (9.84%) Project Manager
3 40 (8.95%) Architect
3 40 (8.95%) PMO Analyst
4 35 (7.83%) Business Analyst
5 34 (7.61%) Consultant
6 32 (7.16%) Developer
7 29 (6.49%) Programme Manager
8 24 (5.37%) Portfolio Manager
9 21 (4.70%) Solutions Architect
10 20 (4.47%) PMO Manager
11 16 (3.58%) Senior Analyst
12 11 (2.46%) Support Analyst
13 9 (2.01%) C# Developer
13 9 (2.01%) Resource Manager
14 8 (1.79%) Administrator
14 8 (1.79%) Software Engineer
14 8 (1.79%) Systems Analyst
14 8 (1.79%) Coordinator
15 7 (1.57%) Portfolio Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.13%) Middleware
2 13 (2.91%) XML
2 13 (2.91%) JMS
3 12 (2.68%) SOAP
3 12 (2.68%) WSDL
3 12 (2.68%) REST
4 6 (1.34%) HTML
5 5 (1.12%) .NET
5 5 (1.12%) CSS
6 4 (0.89%) Web Services
7 3 (0.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (0.67%) HTML5
7 3 (0.67%) WCF
7 3 (0.67%) WPF
7 3 (0.67%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.67%) JSP
8 2 (0.45%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (0.45%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.45%) jQuery
8 2 (0.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.74%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.92%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.70%) Fixed Income
4 19 (4.25%) PMI
5 9 (2.01%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.01%) Equities
6 8 (1.79%) Derivative
7 6 (1.34%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.34%) Credit Risk
7 6 (1.34%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (1.12%) User Experience
9 4 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.67%) Market Risk
10 3 (0.67%) NHS
11 2 (0.45%) Economics
11 2 (0.45%) CMDB
11 2 (0.45%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.45%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.45%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.03%) Windows
2 10 (2.24%) Linux
3 6 (1.34%) UNIX
4 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.45%) AIX
6 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.22%) Solaris
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (33.11%) Project Management
2 84 (18.79%) PRINCE2
3 77 (17.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 72 (16.11%) Programme Management
5 69 (15.44%) Change Management
6 68 (15.21%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (10.29%) Project Planning
8 41 (9.17%) ITIL
9 33 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
9 33 (7.38%) Resource Management
10 29 (6.49%) Risk Management
11 27 (6.04%) Waterfall
11 27 (6.04%) TOGAF
12 26 (5.82%) Coaching
13 25 (5.59%) Release Management
13 25 (5.59%) Service Management
14 24 (5.37%) Data Modelling
15 21 (4.70%) Continuous Improvement
16 19 (4.25%) Analytics
17 18 (4.03%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (9.40%) SQL
2 34 (7.61%) Java
3 20 (4.47%) C
4 14 (3.13%) C#
5 9 (2.01%) Python
6 8 (1.79%) Shell Script
6 8 (1.79%) VB
7 7 (1.57%) Bash Shell
7 7 (1.57%) C++
7 7 (1.57%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.57%) Perl
7 7 (1.57%) PHP
7 7 (1.57%) VC++
8 5 (1.12%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.12%) VBA
9 2 (0.45%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.22%) Ruby
10 1 (0.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 46 (10.29%) Degree
2 30 (6.71%) Security Cleared
3 27 (6.04%) PMI Certification
4 14 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.68%) ISEB
5 12 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (2.68%) APMP
6 11 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (2.46%) PMP
7 10 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.79%) CISSP
9 6 (1.34%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.89%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.67%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
11 3 (0.67%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.45%) CAPM
13 1 (0.22%) VCDX
13 1 (0.22%) NVQ Level 4
13 1 (0.22%) ISEB Practitioner
13 1 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.25%) QA
2 18 (4.03%) P3O
3 4 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.89%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.45%) UCITS
5 1 (0.22%) EMIR
5 1 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.22%) FATCA
5 1 (0.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.22%) SCCM
2 1 (0.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 57 (12.75%) Microsoft
2 34 (7.61%) SAP
2 34 (7.61%) Oracle
3 19 (4.25%) Planview
4 14 (3.13%) HP
5 12 (2.68%) IBM
5 12 (2.68%) Software AG
5 12 (2.68%) Primavera
6 11 (2.46%) CA
7 9 (2.01%) thinkFolio
8 7 (1.57%) CheckPoint
9 6 (1.34%) Charles River
10 5 (1.12%) Tableau
10 5 (1.12%) Murex
11 4 (0.89%) VMware
11 4 (0.89%) Progress
11 4 (0.89%) Cisco
11 4 (0.89%) Business Objects
11 4 (0.89%) ArcSight
11 4 (0.89%) Splunk
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