The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portfolio Manager
Rank 555 503 503
Rank change year-on-year
-52 0
Contract jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 33 57 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 36 47
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£475 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £469
10% offered a daily rate of more than £644 £608 £844
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £550 £800
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Portfolio Manager
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48174 44665 47924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.65% 92.87% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30490 27603 27558
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1960 1930 2386
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +6 14 £525 +6.32% 6
South East -27 5 £475 -13.63% 2
Yorkshire - 4 £463 - 1
North West -9 3 £575 +12.19%
West Midlands - 3 £450 - 1
East Midlands +4 2 - -
East of England -28 1 £600 +2.12% 2
South West -39 1 £450 -18.18%
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Portfolio Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 30 (33.33%) Project Management
1 30 (33.33%) Finance
2 29 (32.22%) Portfolio Management
3 20 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (18.89%) Programme Management
5 15 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (15.56%) PRINCE2
7 11 (12.22%) Marketing
8 10 (11.11%) Banking
8 10 (11.11%) Coaching
9 7 (7.78%) MS Project
9 7 (7.78%) Resource Management
9 7 (7.78%) Customer Engagement
10 6 (6.67%) Retail
11 5 (5.56%) QA
11 5 (5.56%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.56%) Change Management
11 5 (5.56%) Risk Management
11 5 (5.56%) Automotive
12 4 (4.44%) PLM
12 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
12 4 (4.44%) ITIL
12 4 (4.44%) PMI Certification
12 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
12 4 (4.44%) Supplier Management
12 4 (4.44%) Line Management
12 4 (4.44%) People Management
13 3 (3.33%) P3O
13 3 (3.33%) CA Clarity
13 3 (3.33%) Migration

Portfolio Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (1.11%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 7 (7.78%) MS Project
2 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.22%) Open Workbench
3 2 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) CA Clarity
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) LAN
1 2 (2.22%) WAN
2 1 (1.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.11%) Spotfire
General
1 30 (33.33%) Finance
2 11 (12.22%) Marketing
3 10 (11.11%) Banking
4 6 (6.67%) Retail
5 5 (5.56%) Automotive
6 3 (3.33%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.11%) Publishing
8 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.11%) Front Office
8 1 (1.11%) Back Office
8 1 (1.11%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.33%) PMI
1 3 (3.33%) BBC
2 2 (2.22%) Telematics
2 2 (2.22%) Visualisation
2 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.11%) Social Media
3 1 (1.11%) Economics
3 1 (1.11%) FMCG
3 1 (1.11%) NHS
3 1 (1.11%) DTV
3 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.11%) Windows
1 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (33.33%) Project Management
2 29 (32.22%) Portfolio Management
3 20 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (18.89%) Programme Management
5 15 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (15.56%) PRINCE2
7 10 (11.11%) Coaching
8 7 (7.78%) Customer Engagement
8 7 (7.78%) Resource Management
9 5 (5.56%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.56%) Change Management
9 5 (5.56%) Risk Management
10 4 (4.44%) ITIL
10 4 (4.44%) PLM
10 4 (4.44%) Supplier Management
10 4 (4.44%) Line Management
10 4 (4.44%) People Management
11 3 (3.33%) Change Control
11 3 (3.33%) Service Delivery
11 3 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (4.44%) PMI Certification
1 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.22%) PMP
3 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.11%) MCTS
4 1 (1.11%) CIPD
4 1 (1.11%) Degree
4 1 (1.11%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) QA
2 3 (3.33%) P3O
3 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (3.33%) BT
2 2 (2.22%) CA
2 2 (2.22%) Business Objects
2 2 (2.22%) SAP
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.11%) HP
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle
3 1 (1.11%) Google
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