The first table below looks at the demand for the Portfolio Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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 Job Titles advertised 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portfolio Manager
Rank 505 493 487
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 59 55 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 27 59
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£539 £518 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £690 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £459 £475
% change year-on-year
+14.37% -3.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+68.00% -21.87%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45686 43047 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.53% 92.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28284 25787 27971
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1846 1994 2539
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.27 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Portfolio Manager
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Portfolio Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Portfolio Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Portfolio Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Portfolio Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Portfolio Manager across the England region.

Portfolio Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Portfolio Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Portfolio Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Portfolio Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Portfolio Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Portfolio Manager across the England region.

Portfolio Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Portfolio Manager
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 Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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 +27 39 £589 +12.67% 6
South East -27 6 £375 -16.66% 4
East Midlands +5 4 £400 - 1
North West -6 3 £450 -
West Midlands -13 3 - - 1
East of England -19 2 £453 -21.30%
Yorkshire +2 1 - - 1
South West -28 1 £525 -19.23%
Portfolio Manager
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Portfolio Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Portfolio Manager in their job title 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 with Portfolio Manager in their job title.

1 41 (36.28%) Finance
2 39 (34.51%) Portfolio Management
3 35 (30.97%) Project Management
4 24 (21.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (21.24%) Programme Management
5 17 (15.04%) PRINCE2
6 15 (13.27%) Risk Management
7 14 (12.39%) Release Management
8 12 (10.62%) Resource Management
9 11 (9.73%) Marketing
9 11 (9.73%) Degree
9 11 (9.73%) Business Transformation
10 10 (8.85%) QA
10 10 (8.85%) Banking
11 9 (7.96%) Change Management
12 8 (7.08%) Wealth Management
13 7 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (6.19%) Test Management
13 7 (6.19%) Customer Engagement
14 6 (5.31%) Service Management
14 6 (5.31%) PRINCE
14 6 (5.31%) Security Cleared
14 6 (5.31%) Change Control
14 6 (5.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 6 (5.31%) Retail
15 5 (4.42%) Investment Banking
15 5 (4.42%) Project Planning
15 5 (4.42%) Dependency Management
15 5 (4.42%) SC Cleared
15 5 (4.42%) C

Portfolio Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Portfolio Manager in their job title 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 with Portfolio Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.88%) MS Project Server
1 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) MS Project
1 5 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.77%) MS Office
2 2 (1.77%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.77%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) CA Clarity
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.77%) WAN
1 2 (1.77%) LAN
2 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.88%) Spotfire
General
1 41 (36.28%) Finance
2 11 (9.73%) Marketing
3 10 (8.85%) Banking
4 6 (5.31%) Retail
5 5 (4.42%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.42%) Automotive
6 4 (3.54%) Local Government
7 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.77%) Advertising
8 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.88%) Publishing
8 1 (0.88%) Legal
8 1 (0.88%) Electronics
8 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.54%) PMI
1 4 (3.54%) Economics
2 3 (2.65%) BBC
3 2 (1.77%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.88%) Market Risk
4 1 (0.88%) Open Source
4 1 (0.88%) Social Media
4 1 (0.88%) DTV
4 1 (0.88%) NHS
4 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
1 1 (0.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (34.51%) Portfolio Management
2 35 (30.97%) Project Management
3 24 (21.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (21.24%) Programme Management
4 17 (15.04%) PRINCE2
5 15 (13.27%) Risk Management
6 14 (12.39%) Release Management
7 12 (10.62%) Resource Management
8 11 (9.73%) Business Transformation
9 9 (7.96%) Change Management
10 8 (7.08%) Wealth Management
11 7 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (6.19%) Test Management
11 7 (6.19%) Customer Engagement
12 6 (5.31%) Service Management
12 6 (5.31%) PRINCE
12 6 (5.31%) Change Control
12 6 (5.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 5 (4.42%) Project Planning
13 5 (4.42%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.42%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (9.73%) Degree
2 6 (5.31%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (3.54%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.65%) ISEB
6 1 (0.88%) APMP
6 1 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.85%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.88%) P3O
Vendors
1 3 (2.65%) Microsoft
1 3 (2.65%) BT
2 2 (1.77%) SAP
2 2 (1.77%) CA
3 1 (0.88%) Google
3 1 (0.88%) Business Objects
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago