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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portfolio Management
Rank 349 386 404
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +18
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 246 201 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.39% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.52% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 142 86
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£430 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.37% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £673
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.84% +3.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £29.00 - £31.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 - £31.70
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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
38718 38644 32529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.48% 75.21% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24517 24337 19918
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1106 1127 1038
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.24 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +18 124 £456 -13.09% 38
South East -1 44 £575 +27.77% 12
Yorkshire -4 18 £300 -25.00% 3
South West -8 18 £430 +32.30% 1
North West -11 16 £408 -25.90% 9
West Midlands -15 10 £500 +31.14% 3
East Midlands +9 7 £425 +6.25% 3
East of England +21 3 £300 -40.00% 3
Portfolio Management
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Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 221 (47.63%) Finance
2 171 (36.85%) Project Management
3 89 (19.18%) Programme Management
4 86 (18.53%) PRINCE2
5 82 (17.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 77 (16.59%) Change Management
7 71 (15.30%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (13.15%) MS PowerPoint
9 57 (12.28%) MS Excel
10 56 (12.07%) SharePoint
11 47 (10.13%) Microsoft
11 47 (10.13%) Degree
12 45 (9.70%) Banking
12 45 (9.70%) MS Project
13 41 (8.84%) SQL
13 41 (8.84%) Risk Management
14 39 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
14 39 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
15 38 (8.19%) ITIL
16 36 (7.76%) MS Office
17 35 (7.54%) Oracle
18 34 (7.33%) Coaching
19 33 (7.11%) SAP
20 32 (6.90%) Project Planning
21 30 (6.47%) MS Visio
22 29 (6.25%) Windows
22 29 (6.25%) Resource Management
23 28 (6.03%) PMI Certification
24 27 (5.82%) Waterfall
25 26 (5.60%) Asset Management

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 56 (12.07%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.29%) MS Project Server
2 6 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (0.86%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.65%) IIS
4 3 (0.65%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.65%) SAS
4 3 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.43%) Lync
6 1 (0.22%) JBoss
6 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 61 (13.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 57 (12.28%) MS Excel
3 45 (9.70%) MS Project
4 36 (7.76%) MS Office
5 30 (6.47%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.43%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.22%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 10 (2.16%) Primavera
2 7 (1.51%) thinkFolio
3 5 (1.08%) SAP PS
4 4 (0.86%) SimCorp Dimension
4 4 (0.86%) SAP FSCM
4 4 (0.86%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.43%) LatentZero
6 2 (0.43%) Tesseract
6 2 (0.43%) Minerva
6 2 (0.43%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.43%) Murex MxG2000
6 2 (0.43%) SAP PLM
7 1 (0.22%) CA PPM
7 1 (0.22%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Utilities
7 1 (0.22%) SAP xRPM
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.02%) PaaS
2 13 (2.80%) SaaS
3 3 (0.65%) IaaS
3 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.43%) Office 365
5 1 (0.22%) GitHub
5 1 (0.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.51%) LDAP
2 6 (1.29%) Network Security
3 5 (1.08%) Firewall
4 4 (0.86%) DHCP
5 3 (0.65%) DNS
5 3 (0.65%) IPv6
5 3 (0.65%) Intranet
6 2 (0.43%) SAN
6 2 (0.43%) Broadband
6 2 (0.43%) LAN
7 1 (0.22%) WAN
7 1 (0.22%) HTTP
7 1 (0.22%) VPN
7 1 (0.22%) Internet
7 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.22%) Wireless
7 1 (0.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.37%) Big Data
3 7 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.29%) Hadoop
4 6 (1.29%) HPCC
5 5 (1.08%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.08%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.08%) OLAP
6 4 (0.86%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.65%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.43%) Base SAS
8 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.43%) MS Access
9 1 (0.22%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 7 (1.51%) GDB
2 2 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.22%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.22%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.22%) Subversion
3 1 (0.22%) JIRA
3 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
General
1 221 (47.63%) Finance
2 45 (9.70%) Banking
3 25 (5.39%) Front Office
4 23 (4.96%) Retail
5 12 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.59%) Investment Banking
6 10 (2.16%) Marketing
6 10 (2.16%) Legal
7 9 (1.94%) Back Office
7 9 (1.94%) Publishing
8 8 (1.72%) Law
9 6 (1.29%) Advertising
9 6 (1.29%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.29%) Retail Banking
10 5 (1.08%) Military
10 5 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.08%) Automotive
11 3 (0.65%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.65%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.65%) Billing
Job Titles
1 90 (19.40%) Analyst
2 62 (13.36%) Architect
3 50 (10.78%) Project Manager
4 36 (7.76%) Business Analyst
5 35 (7.54%) Portfolio Manager
6 34 (7.33%) PMO Analyst
7 33 (7.11%) Programme Manager
8 25 (5.39%) Solutions Architect
9 24 (5.17%) Developer
10 23 (4.96%) PMO Manager
11 22 (4.74%) Consultant
12 15 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
12 15 (3.23%) Enterprise Architect
13 14 (3.02%) Coordinator
14 12 (2.59%) Senior Architect
14 12 (2.59%) Business Manager
14 12 (2.59%) Applications Architect
15 9 (1.94%) Programme Planner
15 9 (1.94%) Resource Manager
15 9 (1.94%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.94%) .NET
2 7 (1.51%) ASP.NET
2 7 (1.51%) HTML
2 7 (1.51%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (1.29%) CSS
4 5 (1.08%) Middleware
4 5 (1.08%) .NET Framework
5 4 (0.86%) WPF
6 3 (0.65%) WCF
6 3 (0.65%) Web Services
7 2 (0.43%) XML
7 2 (0.43%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.22%) JSP
8 1 (0.22%) SOAP
8 1 (0.22%) JSON
8 1 (0.22%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.22%) Ajax
8 1 (0.22%) XSL
8 1 (0.22%) JMS
8 1 (0.22%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.96%) PMI
3 18 (3.88%) Management Information System
4 17 (3.66%) Fixed Income
5 13 (2.80%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.16%) Equities
7 9 (1.94%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.72%) Derivative
9 7 (1.51%) Mainframe
9 7 (1.51%) User Experience
9 7 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.08%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.86%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (0.65%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.65%) Streaming Video
13 3 (0.65%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.65%) Physics
14 2 (0.43%) CMDB
14 2 (0.43%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 29 (6.25%) Windows
2 18 (3.88%) Linux
3 8 (1.72%) UNIX
4 4 (0.86%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.43%) Solaris
6 2 (0.43%) AIX
7 1 (0.22%) HPUX
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (36.85%) Project Management
2 89 (19.18%) Programme Management
3 86 (18.53%) PRINCE2
4 82 (17.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 77 (16.59%) Change Management
6 71 (15.30%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (8.84%) Risk Management
8 39 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (8.19%) ITIL
10 34 (7.33%) Coaching
11 32 (6.90%) Project Planning
12 29 (6.25%) Resource Management
13 27 (5.82%) Waterfall
14 26 (5.60%) Asset Management
15 25 (5.39%) Enterprise Architecture
16 24 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
17 23 (4.96%) Business Analysis
17 23 (4.96%) TOGAF
18 21 (4.53%) Service Delivery
18 21 (4.53%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (8.84%) SQL
2 20 (4.31%) Java
3 16 (3.45%) C#
4 11 (2.37%) C
5 10 (2.16%) C++
5 10 (2.16%) Perl
6 9 (1.94%) VB
6 9 (1.94%) Python
7 8 (1.72%) Shell Script
8 7 (1.51%) VC++
8 7 (1.51%) PHP
8 7 (1.51%) JavaScript
8 7 (1.51%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.29%) VBA
10 4 (0.86%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.65%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.22%) R
12 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.22%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 47 (10.13%) Degree
2 28 (6.03%) PMI Certification
3 24 (5.17%) Security Cleared
4 17 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 11 (2.37%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.72%) PMP
8 7 (1.51%) CISSP
9 6 (1.29%) APMP
9 6 (1.29%) ISEB
10 5 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.65%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.43%) CISA
12 2 (0.43%) CISM
13 1 (0.22%) MBA
13 1 (0.22%) CAPM
13 1 (0.22%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.22%) Sun Certification
13 1 (0.22%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.74%) QA
2 16 (3.45%) P3O
3 6 (1.29%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.29%) SLA
3 6 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.43%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.22%) COBIT
5 1 (0.22%) FATCA
5 1 (0.22%) EMIR
5 1 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.22%) AIFMD
5 1 (0.22%) UCITS
System Software
1 4 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.65%) XenApp
2 3 (0.65%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.43%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.22%) vCloud
4 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.08%) Control-M
2 3 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.22%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.22%) SCCM
3 1 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (10.13%) Microsoft
2 35 (7.54%) Oracle
3 33 (7.11%) SAP
4 13 (2.80%) Planview
5 10 (2.16%) Citrix
6 9 (1.94%) HP
7 8 (1.72%) Bloomberg
8 7 (1.51%) Splunk
9 6 (1.29%) Charles River
9 6 (1.29%) CA
10 5 (1.08%) Siebel
10 5 (1.08%) IBM
10 5 (1.08%) McAfee
10 5 (1.08%) VMware
10 5 (1.08%) ArcSight
10 5 (1.08%) Tableau
11 4 (0.86%) SimCorp
11 4 (0.86%) Murex
11 4 (0.86%) CheckPoint
11 4 (0.86%) Cognos
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £410 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell
Volt
Rate: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 23 days ago
Lancashire
Churchill Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago