The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portfolio Management
Rank 373 349 377
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +28
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 214 207 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.44% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.61% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 135 112
Average daily rate
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£500 £461 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.40% -7.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £315 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £436 £475 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.15% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
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 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+12.61% +91.02%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36732 34187 37631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.42% 73.38% 71.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 23130 21200 22120
Average daily rate £407 £412 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1077 979 1380
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.20% -2.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £48.84 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Portfolio Management
UK

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 30 July 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
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 30 July 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
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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 +10 125 £550 +22.22% 32
South East -21 28 £375 -25.00% 7
South West -11 22 £395 -11.97% 4
East of England -4 18 £469 +14.32% 1
North West +2 7 £444 -2.47% 1
East Midlands +2 5 £525 -13.40%
Yorkshire +8 4 £281 - 4
West Midlands -19 2 - - 2
North East - - - -
Portfolio Management
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Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 157 (36.51%) Finance
2 150 (34.88%) Project Management
3 99 (23.02%) PRINCE2
4 71 (16.51%) Programme Management
5 62 (14.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 61 (14.19%) MS Excel
7 56 (13.02%) ITIL
8 54 (12.56%) Microsoft
9 53 (12.33%) Banking
10 51 (11.86%) Security Cleared
10 51 (11.86%) MS Project
11 50 (11.63%) Change Management
12 48 (11.16%) Front Office
12 48 (11.16%) Asset Management
13 43 (10.00%) SQL
14 41 (9.53%) SC Cleared
15 40 (9.30%) SharePoint
16 36 (8.37%) Degree
17 34 (7.91%) Risk Management
18 33 (7.67%) Fixed Income
18 33 (7.67%) Analytics
19 32 (7.44%) Service Delivery
19 32 (7.44%) SAP
19 32 (7.44%) PMI Certification
19 32 (7.44%) Investment Management
19 32 (7.44%) Project Planning
20 31 (7.21%) QA
20 31 (7.21%) Back Office
21 27 (6.28%) Scrum
21 27 (6.28%) Management Information System

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 40 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 17 (3.95%) MS Project Server
3 8 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.16%) MQSeries
5 5 (1.16%) IIS
5 5 (1.16%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.93%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (0.93%) TIBCO EMS
6 4 (0.93%) WebSphere Process Server
6 4 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.70%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.47%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.23%) CMS
9 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.23%) SAS
9 1 (0.23%) Apache
9 1 (0.23%) Confluence
9 1 (0.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 61 (14.19%) MS Excel
2 51 (11.86%) MS Project
3 26 (6.05%) MS Office
4 22 (5.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (4.19%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.47%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.47%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.23%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (0.93%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.70%) Minerva
2 3 (0.70%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.70%) Sophis RISQUE
2 3 (0.70%) CA Clarity
3 2 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.47%) LatentZero
3 2 (0.47%) SAP PS
3 2 (0.47%) Summit
4 1 (0.23%) Agresso
4 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.23%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.23%) Capstone
4 1 (0.23%) Tesseract
4 1 (0.23%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.23%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.16%) Force.com
2 5 (1.16%) Google Apps
3 4 (0.93%) SaaS
4 3 (0.70%) Office 365
5 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.63%) HTTP
1 7 (1.63%) SSL
2 6 (1.40%) LAN
3 5 (1.16%) Firewall
3 5 (1.16%) Intranet
3 5 (1.16%) Internet
4 4 (0.93%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.70%) WAN
6 2 (0.47%) Network Security
7 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.23%) Wireless
7 1 (0.23%) DOCSIS
7 1 (0.23%) DSL
7 1 (0.23%) DVB
7 1 (0.23%) SAN
7 1 (0.23%) MPLS
7 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.23%) Broadband
7 1 (0.23%) VoIP
7 1 (0.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.49%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (1.63%) MS Access
2 7 (1.63%) Relational Database
3 4 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.70%) EDRMS
4 3 (0.70%) RDBMS
4 3 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.47%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.47%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.47%) QlikView
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (0.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.63%) JIRA
3 3 (0.70%) JUnit
3 3 (0.70%) Maven
4 2 (0.47%) Grunt
4 2 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.23%) Subversion
5 1 (0.23%) NUnit
5 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 157 (36.51%) Finance
2 53 (12.33%) Banking
3 48 (11.16%) Front Office
4 31 (7.21%) Back Office
5 26 (6.05%) Retail
6 25 (5.81%) Investment Banking
7 10 (2.33%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.09%) Marketing
9 7 (1.63%) Billing
10 6 (1.40%) Advertising
11 5 (1.16%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.70%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.47%) International Banking
13 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.47%) Law
14 1 (0.23%) Legal
14 1 (0.23%) Games
14 1 (0.23%) Automotive
14 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 141 (32.79%) Analyst
2 69 (16.05%) Project Manager
3 67 (15.58%) Business Analyst
4 39 (9.07%) Portfolio Manager
5 36 (8.37%) PMO Analyst
6 26 (6.05%) Developer
7 22 (5.12%) Programme Manager
8 18 (4.19%) Senior Analyst
8 18 (4.19%) PMO Manager
9 17 (3.95%) Consultant
10 15 (3.49%) Architect
10 15 (3.49%) Senior Manager
10 15 (3.49%) Project Analyst
11 12 (2.79%) Applications Support
12 11 (2.56%) PMO Lead
13 10 (2.33%) Support Analyst
13 10 (2.33%) Senior Project Manager
14 9 (2.09%) Data Analyst
14 9 (2.09%) Solutions Architect
14 9 (2.09%) Charles River Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.58%) Web Services
2 13 (3.02%) .NET
3 12 (2.79%) XML
4 10 (2.33%) HTML
5 8 (1.86%) HTML5
6 7 (1.63%) Java EE
6 7 (1.63%) REST
7 6 (1.40%) WCF
7 6 (1.40%) CSS
7 6 (1.40%) JMS
8 5 (1.16%) Middleware
8 5 (1.16%) WSDL
8 5 (1.16%) SOAP
9 4 (0.93%) Apache Camel
9 4 (0.93%) WPF
10 3 (0.70%) Spring
10 3 (0.70%) JSON
10 3 (0.70%) jQuery
10 3 (0.70%) CSS3
10 3 (0.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.67%) Fixed Income
2 27 (6.28%) Management Information System
2 27 (6.28%) PMI
3 21 (4.88%) CMDB
4 14 (3.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (3.02%) Equities
6 12 (2.79%) Market Risk
7 11 (2.56%) Derivative
8 9 (2.09%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.86%) GIS
10 7 (1.63%) Credit Risk
11 6 (1.40%) Reference Data
11 6 (1.40%) Economics
12 5 (1.16%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.93%) Hedge funds
13 4 (0.93%) Open Source
13 4 (0.93%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 4 (0.93%) NHS
14 3 (0.70%) Biometrics
14 3 (0.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.09%) Windows
2 5 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (1.16%) Windows XP
2 5 (1.16%) Linux
3 1 (0.23%) Android
3 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (34.88%) Project Management
2 99 (23.02%) PRINCE2
3 71 (16.51%) Programme Management
4 62 (14.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (13.02%) ITIL
6 50 (11.63%) Change Management
7 48 (11.16%) Asset Management
8 34 (7.91%) Risk Management
9 33 (7.67%) Analytics
10 32 (7.44%) Service Delivery
10 32 (7.44%) Investment Management
10 32 (7.44%) Project Planning
11 27 (6.28%) Scrum
11 27 (6.28%) Waterfall
12 26 (6.05%) User Acceptance Testing
13 24 (5.58%) Business Analysis
14 23 (5.35%) Service Management
14 23 (5.35%) Fund Management
14 23 (5.35%) Capacity Management
15 22 (5.12%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 43 (10.00%) SQL
2 17 (3.95%) Java
3 16 (3.72%) C#
4 14 (3.26%) VBA
5 12 (2.79%) C
6 7 (1.63%) C++
7 5 (1.16%) Python
7 5 (1.16%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.16%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.70%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.47%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.23%) RPG
Qualifications
1 51 (11.86%) Security Cleared
2 41 (9.53%) SC Cleared
3 36 (8.37%) Degree
4 32 (7.44%) PMI Certification
5 27 (6.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 15 (3.49%) ISEB
7 12 (2.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (1.40%) PMP
9 4 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.93%) NVQ Level 4
9 4 (0.93%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.70%) CIMA
10 3 (0.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.23%) CCIE
11 1 (0.23%) CCNA
11 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.23%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.21%) QA
2 19 (4.42%) P3O
3 7 (1.63%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.93%) EMIR
5 3 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.70%) MiFID
5 3 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.47%) COBIT
6 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.47%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.23%) Basel III
System Software
1 16 (3.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.47%) Puppet
1 2 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.23%) Control-M
2 1 (0.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (12.56%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.44%) SAP
3 20 (4.65%) SolarWinds
4 18 (4.19%) Charles River
5 16 (3.72%) Oracle
6 10 (2.33%) IBM
7 7 (1.63%) TIBCO
7 7 (1.63%) Google
8 6 (1.40%) Planview
8 6 (1.40%) PeopleSoft
8 6 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.40%) Hyperion
9 5 (1.16%) Software AG
9 5 (1.16%) HP
9 5 (1.16%) Business Objects
9 5 (1.16%) thinkFolio
10 4 (0.93%) Tableau
10 4 (0.93%) SimCorp
10 4 (0.93%) Cognos
10 4 (0.93%) Cisco
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