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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portfolio Management
Rank 352 357 376
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +19
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 218 193 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.42% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.57% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 122 114
Average daily rate
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£485 £463 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% -3.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £695 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £461 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +27.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £41.95 £37.00 £19.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.37% +93.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.95 £37.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.61% +112.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35674 33981 37500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.45% 73.32% 70.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 22568 21050 21971
Average daily rate £405 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £273
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 1046 994 1335
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
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 22 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 22 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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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 +17 124 £550 +18.91% 36
South East -10 27 £375 -23.07% 7
South West -17 24 £388 -13.64% 2
East of England -6 20 £469 +4.16% 1
North West -10 8 £450 -1.09% 1
East Midlands -2 5 £525 -13.40% 2
Yorkshire 0 4 £281 - 2
West Midlands -13 4 £450 +28.57%
North East - - - -
Portfolio Management
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Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 159 (37.50%) Finance
2 149 (35.14%) Project Management
3 99 (23.35%) PRINCE2
4 70 (16.51%) Programme Management
5 61 (14.39%) MS Excel
6 59 (13.92%) Microsoft
7 58 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 53 (12.50%) ITIL
9 51 (12.03%) MS Project
9 51 (12.03%) Banking
9 51 (12.03%) Security Cleared
10 50 (11.79%) Change Management
11 49 (11.56%) Front Office
11 49 (11.56%) Asset Management
12 44 (10.38%) SQL
12 44 (10.38%) SharePoint
13 41 (9.67%) SC Cleared
14 37 (8.73%) Degree
15 34 (8.02%) Project Planning
15 34 (8.02%) Fixed Income
16 33 (7.78%) QA
16 33 (7.78%) Analytics
17 32 (7.55%) Investment Management
17 32 (7.55%) Back Office
17 32 (7.55%) Service Delivery
18 31 (7.31%) Risk Management
18 31 (7.31%) PMI Certification
19 30 (7.08%) SAP
20 27 (6.37%) PMI
20 27 (6.37%) Management Information System

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 44 (10.38%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.48%) MS Project Server
3 8 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (1.42%) IIS
5 5 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.18%) MQSeries
6 4 (0.94%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (0.94%) TIBCO EMS
7 3 (0.71%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.71%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.47%) Confluence
8 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.24%) Drupal
9 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.24%) SAS
9 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 61 (14.39%) MS Excel
2 51 (12.03%) MS Project
3 26 (6.13%) MS Office
4 22 (5.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (3.54%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.47%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.47%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.24%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (0.94%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.71%) Minerva
2 3 (0.71%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.71%) CA Clarity
2 3 (0.71%) Sophis RISQUE
3 2 (0.47%) Summit
3 2 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.47%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.24%) Capstone
4 1 (0.24%) Tesseract
4 1 (0.24%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.24%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.24%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.24%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.24%) Agresso
4 1 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.24%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.18%) Google Apps
3 4 (0.94%) SaaS
3 4 (0.94%) Force.com
3 4 (0.94%) Office 365
4 2 (0.47%) PaaS
4 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.65%) Firewall
2 6 (1.42%) LAN
3 5 (1.18%) Intranet
3 5 (1.18%) Internet
4 4 (0.94%) SSL
4 4 (0.94%) HTTP
5 3 (0.71%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.47%) Wireless
6 2 (0.47%) WAN
6 2 (0.47%) SAN
6 2 (0.47%) Network Security
7 1 (0.24%) NAS
7 1 (0.24%) MPLS
7 1 (0.24%) DHCP
7 1 (0.24%) VoIP
7 1 (0.24%) DNS
7 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.89%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.42%) MS Access
3 6 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.94%) RDBMS
5 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.94%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.71%) EDRMS
7 2 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.47%) MySQL
7 2 (0.47%) OLAP
7 2 (0.47%) QlikView
7 2 (0.47%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (1.89%) JIRA
2 3 (0.71%) Maven
2 3 (0.71%) JUnit
3 2 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.47%) Subversion
4 1 (0.24%) FishEye
4 1 (0.24%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.24%) Grunt
4 1 (0.24%) NUnit
4 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
General
1 159 (37.50%) Finance
2 51 (12.03%) Banking
3 49 (11.56%) Front Office
4 32 (7.55%) Back Office
5 26 (6.13%) Retail
6 24 (5.66%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.12%) Marketing
7 9 (2.12%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.65%) Billing
9 6 (1.42%) Advertising
9 6 (1.42%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.71%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.71%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.47%) Law
12 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.24%) International Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.24%) French Language
12 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 141 (33.25%) Analyst
2 70 (16.51%) Project Manager
3 69 (16.27%) Business Analyst
4 41 (9.67%) Portfolio Manager
5 35 (8.25%) PMO Analyst
6 24 (5.66%) Developer
7 22 (5.19%) Programme Manager
8 21 (4.95%) PMO Manager
9 18 (4.25%) Senior Analyst
10 17 (4.01%) Consultant
10 17 (4.01%) Project Analyst
11 16 (3.77%) Senior Manager
12 15 (3.54%) Architect
13 12 (2.83%) Applications Support
13 12 (2.83%) PMO Lead
14 11 (2.59%) Senior Project Manager
15 10 (2.36%) Support Analyst
15 10 (2.36%) Solutions Architect
16 9 (2.12%) Charles River Business Analyst
17 8 (1.89%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.66%) Web Services
2 14 (3.30%) .NET
3 9 (2.12%) XML
4 8 (1.89%) HTML
5 7 (1.65%) Java EE
5 7 (1.65%) HTML5
6 6 (1.42%) WCF
7 5 (1.18%) CSS
8 4 (0.94%) WPF
8 4 (0.94%) REST
8 4 (0.94%) Apache Camel
9 3 (0.71%) CSS3
9 3 (0.71%) Spring
9 3 (0.71%) JSON
9 3 (0.71%) jQuery
9 3 (0.71%) Middleware
9 3 (0.71%) JMS
10 2 (0.47%) SOAP
10 2 (0.47%) Swing
10 2 (0.47%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.02%) Fixed Income
2 27 (6.37%) PMI
2 27 (6.37%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.95%) CMDB
4 16 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (3.07%) Equities
6 12 (2.83%) Derivative
7 9 (2.12%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.89%) GIS
8 8 (1.89%) Market Risk
9 6 (1.42%) Economics
10 5 (1.18%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 5 (1.18%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.94%) NHS
11 4 (0.94%) Open Source
11 4 (0.94%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.71%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.71%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.71%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.71%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.36%) Windows
2 6 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (1.18%) Windows XP
3 5 (1.18%) Linux
4 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.24%) Android
4 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.24%) zOS
4 1 (0.24%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (35.14%) Project Management
2 99 (23.35%) PRINCE2
3 70 (16.51%) Programme Management
4 58 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (12.50%) ITIL
6 50 (11.79%) Change Management
7 49 (11.56%) Asset Management
8 34 (8.02%) Project Planning
9 33 (7.78%) Analytics
10 32 (7.55%) Investment Management
10 32 (7.55%) Service Delivery
11 31 (7.31%) Risk Management
12 27 (6.37%) User Acceptance Testing
13 26 (6.13%) Waterfall
14 24 (5.66%) Business Analysis
14 24 (5.66%) Fund Management
15 23 (5.42%) Service Management
15 23 (5.42%) Scrum
15 23 (5.42%) Continuous Improvement
15 23 (5.42%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (10.38%) SQL
2 16 (3.77%) C#
3 15 (3.54%) Java
4 14 (3.30%) VBA
5 10 (2.36%) C
6 7 (1.65%) C++
7 5 (1.18%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.18%) Python
8 3 (0.71%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.71%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.47%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.24%) RPG
Qualifications
1 51 (12.03%) Security Cleared
2 41 (9.67%) SC Cleared
3 37 (8.73%) Degree
4 31 (7.31%) PMI Certification
5 26 (6.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 15 (3.54%) ISEB
7 12 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (1.18%) PMP
9 4 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.94%) NVQ Level 4
9 4 (0.94%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 3 (0.71%) CIMA
11 1 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.24%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.24%) APMP
11 1 (0.24%) CISSP
11 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.78%) QA
2 17 (4.01%) P3O
3 4 (0.94%) EMIR
4 3 (0.71%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.71%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.71%) MiFID
4 3 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.47%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.47%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.47%) COBIT
6 1 (0.24%) Basel III
System Software
1 16 (3.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.47%) Puppet
1 2 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.24%) SCCM
2 1 (0.24%) Control-M
Vendors
1 59 (13.92%) Microsoft
2 30 (7.08%) SAP
3 20 (4.72%) SolarWinds
4 19 (4.48%) Oracle
5 18 (4.25%) Charles River
6 8 (1.89%) IBM
7 7 (1.65%) Planview
7 7 (1.65%) TIBCO
8 6 (1.42%) PeopleSoft
8 6 (1.42%) Hyperion
8 6 (1.42%) thinkFolio
8 6 (1.42%) Google
9 5 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.18%) Cisco
9 5 (1.18%) Business Objects
10 4 (0.94%) VMware
10 4 (0.94%) HP
10 4 (0.94%) Bloomberg
10 4 (0.94%) SimCorp
11 3 (0.71%) ServiceNow
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Montash
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Morpheus Search Partners Limited
Rate: £650 to £850 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £575 - £650 per day + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
University of the Arts
Rate: From £31,771 to £39,081 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
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