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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portfolio Manager
Rank 529 464 493
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +29
Contract jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 61 39 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.091% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.098% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 19 60
Average daily rate £550 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £495 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £676 £701
UK excluding London average daily rate £545 £530 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.83% +17.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -23 25 £550 +4.76% 2
South East -5 16 £538 - 1
East Midlands -7 2 £250 -
West Midlands -15 2 £515 -11.96%
North West -17 2 £575 +21.05%
South West - 1 - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
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Portfolio Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 53 (48.18%) Finance
2 34 (30.91%) Portfolio Management
3 30 (27.27%) Project Management
4 25 (22.73%) Programme Management
5 24 (21.82%) PRINCE2
6 19 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (13.64%) Banking
8 14 (12.73%) Risk Management
9 13 (11.82%) PMI Certification
9 13 (11.82%) Degree
9 13 (11.82%) Resource Management
9 13 (11.82%) Release Management
9 13 (11.82%) Business Transformation
10 10 (9.09%) Change Management
10 10 (9.09%) MS Excel
10 10 (9.09%) Performance Management
11 9 (8.18%) PMI
12 8 (7.27%) PRINCE
12 8 (7.27%) Investment Banking
12 8 (7.27%) Wealth Management
13 7 (6.36%) QA
14 6 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
14 6 (5.45%) Test Management
14 6 (5.45%) Security Cleared
14 6 (5.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 6 (5.45%) Retail
14 6 (5.45%) Service Management
14 6 (5.45%) C
14 6 (5.45%) MS Project
15 5 (4.55%) PMP

Portfolio Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (5.45%) MS Project
3 3 (2.73%) MS Office
4 2 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.91%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (3.64%) CA Clarity
General
1 53 (48.18%) Finance
2 15 (13.64%) Banking
3 8 (7.27%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.45%) Retail
5 4 (3.64%) Local Government
6 2 (1.82%) Marketing
6 2 (1.82%) Advertising
7 1 (0.91%) Legal
7 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.91%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.18%) PMI
2 4 (3.64%) Economics
3 1 (0.91%) BBC
3 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.91%) Market Risk
3 1 (0.91%) FMCG
3 1 (0.91%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.91%) Portfolio Management
2 30 (27.27%) Project Management
3 25 (22.73%) Programme Management
4 24 (21.82%) PRINCE2
5 19 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (12.73%) Risk Management
7 13 (11.82%) Resource Management
7 13 (11.82%) Release Management
7 13 (11.82%) Business Transformation
8 10 (9.09%) Change Management
8 10 (9.09%) Performance Management
9 8 (7.27%) PRINCE
9 8 (7.27%) Wealth Management
10 6 (5.45%) Test Management
10 6 (5.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (5.45%) Service Management
11 5 (4.55%) Dependency Management
11 5 (4.55%) Project Planning
12 4 (3.64%) Budget Control
12 4 (3.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.45%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (11.82%) PMI Certification
1 13 (11.82%) Degree
2 6 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.55%) PMP
3 5 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.73%) ISEB
4 3 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.91%) APMP
5 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.82%) CA
3 1 (0.91%) SAP
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