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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portfolio Manager
Rank 544 512 506
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 34 57 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 32 51
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£550 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £378 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £773 £825
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
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
47557 44759 49184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.01% 92.80% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27372 28112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1907 1958 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +17 22 £620 +18.09% 4
Yorkshire - 4 £463 - 1
South East -13 3 £475 -13.63% 1
East Midlands -1 1 £575 +10.04% 1
North West -6 1 - - 1
West Midlands -18 1 £450 -
East of England -21 1 £330 -43.82%
South West -49 1 £450 -18.18% 1
Portfolio Manager
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Portfolio Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (37.23%) Project Management
2 33 (35.11%) Finance
3 30 (31.91%) Portfolio Management
4 23 (24.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (23.40%) Programme Management
6 14 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (14.89%) PRINCE2
7 12 (12.77%) Risk Management
8 11 (11.70%) Banking
8 11 (11.70%) Marketing
9 10 (10.64%) Change Management
10 9 (9.57%) Resource Management
10 9 (9.57%) Coaching
11 7 (7.45%) Customer Engagement
11 7 (7.45%) Retail
12 6 (6.38%) Change Control
12 6 (6.38%) Security Cleared
12 6 (6.38%) Business Transformation
13 5 (5.32%) Automotive
13 5 (5.32%) PLM
13 5 (5.32%) PRINCE
13 5 (5.32%) MS Project
13 5 (5.32%) SC Cleared
13 5 (5.32%) Project Planning
13 5 (5.32%) Degree
14 4 (4.26%) Investment Banking
14 4 (4.26%) Local Government
14 4 (4.26%) Performance Management
14 4 (4.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 4 (4.26%) C

Portfolio Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (1.06%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) MS Project
2 4 (4.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.13%) Open Workbench
3 2 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.13%) MS Office
4 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) CA Clarity
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) LAN
1 2 (2.13%) WAN
2 1 (1.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.06%) Spotfire
General
1 33 (35.11%) Finance
2 11 (11.70%) Banking
2 11 (11.70%) Marketing
3 7 (7.45%) Retail
4 5 (5.32%) Automotive
5 4 (4.26%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.26%) Local Government
6 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.06%) Advertising
7 1 (1.06%) Publishing
7 1 (1.06%) Legal
7 1 (1.06%) Electronics
7 1 (1.06%) Front Office
7 1 (1.06%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.19%) PMI
1 3 (3.19%) BBC
2 2 (2.13%) Economics
2 2 (2.13%) Telematics
2 2 (2.13%) Visualisation
2 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.06%) DTV
3 1 (1.06%) NHS
3 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.06%) Open Source
3 1 (1.06%) Social Media
3 1 (1.06%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.06%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.06%) Windows
1 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.23%) Project Management
2 30 (31.91%) Portfolio Management
3 23 (24.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (23.40%) Programme Management
5 14 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (14.89%) PRINCE2
6 12 (12.77%) Risk Management
7 10 (10.64%) Change Management
8 9 (9.57%) Resource Management
8 9 (9.57%) Coaching
9 7 (7.45%) Customer Engagement
10 6 (6.38%) Change Control
10 6 (6.38%) Business Transformation
11 5 (5.32%) PLM
11 5 (5.32%) PRINCE
11 5 (5.32%) Project Planning
12 4 (4.26%) Performance Management
12 4 (4.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (4.26%) People Management
13 3 (3.19%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.26%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.32%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.32%) Degree
3 3 (3.19%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.06%) PMP
5 1 (1.06%) APMP
5 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.06%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) P3O
2 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (3.19%) BT
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.13%) CA
2 2 (2.13%) SAP
3 1 (1.06%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.06%) Google
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