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 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portfolio Management
Rank 369 376 419
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +43
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 218 191 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.39% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.53% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 131 97
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£485 £463 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £469 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.40% +33.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Average hourly rate £41.95 £37.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.37% +72.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.95 £37.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+12.61% +73.25%
Portfolio Management
UK

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
37564 35968 38529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.68% 73.76% 71.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 23690 22532 22798
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1063 991 1384
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +11 135 £550 +19.56% 42
South East -17 26 £386 -26.42% 5
East of England -9 16 £430 +19.44% 9
South West -33 12 £320 -41.81% 4
North West -3 9 £444 -2.47% 2
East Midlands +4 8 £525 +16.66%
West Midlands -1 7 £124 -64.57% 3
Yorkshire +7 1 £250 - 3
North East - - - - 1
Portfolio Management
UK

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

1 158 (36.16%) Finance
2 147 (33.64%) Project Management
3 103 (23.57%) PRINCE2
4 70 (16.02%) MS Excel
5 62 (14.19%) Programme Management
6 61 (13.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 55 (12.59%) ITIL
7 55 (12.59%) Microsoft
8 53 (12.13%) Banking
9 51 (11.67%) Security Cleared
10 48 (10.98%) Asset Management
10 48 (10.98%) SharePoint
11 47 (10.76%) Change Management
11 47 (10.76%) Front Office
12 44 (10.07%) MS Project
13 42 (9.61%) SQL
14 38 (8.70%) SC Cleared
14 38 (8.70%) Analytics
15 33 (7.55%) Fixed Income
16 32 (7.32%) Service Delivery
16 32 (7.32%) MS Office
16 32 (7.32%) SAP
16 32 (7.32%) Investment Management
16 32 (7.32%) Project Planning
17 31 (7.09%) PMI Certification
17 31 (7.09%) Back Office
18 30 (6.86%) Degree
18 30 (6.86%) Waterfall
19 29 (6.64%) Scrum
20 28 (6.41%) Risk Management

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 48 (10.98%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (2.29%) MS Project Server
4 8 (1.83%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (1.60%) WebSphere Process Server
6 6 (1.37%) IIS
7 5 (1.14%) MQSeries
8 4 (0.92%) TIBCO EMS
8 4 (0.92%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (0.69%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.46%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.46%) SAS
11 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.23%) CMS
11 1 (0.23%) Apache
11 1 (0.23%) Drupal
11 1 (0.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 70 (16.02%) MS Excel
2 44 (10.07%) MS Project
3 32 (7.32%) MS Office
4 26 (5.95%) MS Visio
5 23 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.46%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.46%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (2.06%) CA Clarity
2 4 (0.92%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.69%) Minerva
3 3 (0.69%) Sentinel
3 3 (0.69%) Sophis RISQUE
4 2 (0.46%) LatentZero
4 2 (0.46%) SAP PS
4 2 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.23%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.23%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.23%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.23%) Summit
5 1 (0.23%) Agresso
5 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.23%) Capstone
5 1 (0.23%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.37%) Force.com
3 5 (1.14%) Google Apps
4 4 (0.92%) SaaS
5 3 (0.69%) Office 365
5 3 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.29%) HTTP
1 10 (2.29%) SSL
2 5 (1.14%) Intranet
2 5 (1.14%) Internet
2 5 (1.14%) Firewall
3 4 (0.92%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.92%) WAN
4 3 (0.69%) LAN
5 1 (0.23%) VoIP
5 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.23%) Broadband
5 1 (0.23%) DNS
5 1 (0.23%) SAN
5 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.23%) Wireless
5 1 (0.23%) LTE
5 1 (0.23%) MPLS
5 1 (0.23%) DOCSIS
5 1 (0.23%) DSL
5 1 (0.23%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.66%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.60%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.37%) MS Access
5 4 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.69%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.69%) EDRMS
6 3 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.46%) MySQL
7 2 (0.46%) OLAP
7 2 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.46%) Data Mart
7 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.46%) QlikView
7 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.60%) JIRA
3 3 (0.69%) JUnit
3 3 (0.69%) Maven
4 2 (0.46%) Grunt
4 2 (0.46%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.23%) NUnit
5 1 (0.23%) Subversion
5 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 158 (36.16%) Finance
2 53 (12.13%) Banking
3 47 (10.76%) Front Office
4 31 (7.09%) Back Office
5 26 (5.95%) Retail
6 24 (5.49%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.06%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.60%) Billing
8 7 (1.60%) Marketing
9 6 (1.37%) Advertising
10 4 (0.92%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.69%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.46%) International Banking
12 2 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.46%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.46%) Law
13 1 (0.23%) Legal
13 1 (0.23%) Automotive
13 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 143 (32.72%) Analyst
2 70 (16.02%) Project Manager
3 65 (14.87%) Business Analyst
4 40 (9.15%) PMO Analyst
5 31 (7.09%) Portfolio Manager
6 27 (6.18%) Developer
7 22 (5.03%) Programme Manager
8 21 (4.81%) Architect
8 21 (4.81%) Consultant
9 20 (4.58%) Senior Analyst
10 18 (4.12%) PMO Manager
11 12 (2.75%) PMO Lead
11 12 (2.75%) Senior Manager
11 12 (2.75%) Applications Support
12 11 (2.52%) Project Analyst
13 10 (2.29%) Solutions Architect
14 9 (2.06%) Data Analyst
14 9 (2.06%) Charles River Business Analyst
15 8 (1.83%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
15 8 (1.83%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.49%) Web Services
2 15 (3.43%) XML
3 11 (2.52%) HTML
3 11 (2.52%) .NET
4 10 (2.29%) REST
5 9 (2.06%) HTML5
5 9 (2.06%) JMS
6 8 (1.83%) WSDL
6 8 (1.83%) Middleware
6 8 (1.83%) SOAP
7 7 (1.60%) CSS
7 7 (1.60%) Java EE
8 6 (1.37%) WCF
9 4 (0.92%) WPF
9 4 (0.92%) CSS3
9 4 (0.92%) AngularJS
9 4 (0.92%) Apache Camel
10 3 (0.69%) jQuery
10 3 (0.69%) JSON
10 3 (0.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.55%) Fixed Income
2 27 (6.18%) Management Information System
3 24 (5.49%) PMI
4 21 (4.81%) CMDB
5 14 (3.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (2.52%) Derivative
6 11 (2.52%) Equities
7 10 (2.29%) Market Risk
8 9 (2.06%) Credit Risk
8 9 (2.06%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.83%) GIS
10 6 (1.37%) Reference Data
11 5 (1.14%) Economics
12 4 (0.92%) NHS
12 4 (0.92%) Open Source
13 3 (0.69%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.69%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.69%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 3 (0.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.06%) Windows
2 5 (1.14%) Linux
2 5 (1.14%) Windows XP
2 5 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.23%) Android
3 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (33.64%) Project Management
2 103 (23.57%) PRINCE2
3 62 (14.19%) Programme Management
4 61 (13.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 55 (12.59%) ITIL
6 48 (10.98%) Asset Management
7 47 (10.76%) Change Management
8 38 (8.70%) Analytics
9 32 (7.32%) Project Planning
9 32 (7.32%) Investment Management
9 32 (7.32%) Service Delivery
10 30 (6.86%) Waterfall
11 29 (6.64%) Scrum
12 28 (6.41%) Risk Management
13 26 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
14 23 (5.26%) Capacity Management
15 21 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
15 21 (4.81%) Operations Management
16 20 (4.58%) Test Management
16 20 (4.58%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (9.61%) SQL
2 21 (4.81%) Java
3 15 (3.43%) C
4 13 (2.97%) C#
5 11 (2.52%) VBA
6 6 (1.37%) C++
6 6 (1.37%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.14%) PL/SQL
7 5 (1.14%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.14%) Python
8 1 (0.23%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.23%) RPG
Qualifications
1 51 (11.67%) Security Cleared
2 38 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 31 (7.09%) PMI Certification
4 30 (6.86%) Degree
5 24 (5.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 14 (3.20%) ISEB
6 14 (3.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (1.83%) PMP
8 4 (0.92%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.92%) NVQ Level 4
8 4 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.69%) CIMA
9 3 (0.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (0.46%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.46%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.46%) VCDX
11 1 (0.23%) APMP
11 1 (0.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.26%) QA
2 15 (3.43%) P3O
3 7 (1.60%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.69%) EMIR
5 2 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.46%) COBIT
5 2 (0.46%) MiFID
5 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.23%) Basel III
System Software
1 16 (3.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.46%) Puppet
2 1 (0.23%) Control-M
2 1 (0.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 55 (12.59%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.32%) SAP
3 20 (4.58%) SolarWinds
4 18 (4.12%) Charles River
5 17 (3.89%) Oracle
6 12 (2.75%) IBM
7 9 (2.06%) Planview
8 8 (1.83%) Software AG
8 8 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (1.83%) Google
9 6 (1.37%) Hyperion
9 6 (1.37%) TIBCO
9 6 (1.37%) PeopleSoft
9 6 (1.37%) thinkFolio
10 5 (1.14%) Business Objects
10 5 (1.14%) HP
11 4 (0.92%) Sun
11 4 (0.92%) Cognos
11 4 (0.92%) Cisco
11 4 (0.92%) VMware
City, London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
North West
Robert Walters
Rate: market rate
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £250 - £310 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
PAW Associates
Rate: Unspecified £Good Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quadratek People Limited
Rate: From £450 to £620 per annum Reasonable expenses paid in addition to ag
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ECS
Rate: Attractive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £700.00 - £800.00 per week
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Plymouth City Council
Rate: £57,764 per annum plus market supplement negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago