The first table below looks at the demand for the Portfolio Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 16 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 Essex 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portfolio Manager
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.90% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £545 £530 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.83% +17.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 -
Job Titles Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
731 388 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 93.48% 91.51% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 186 198
Average daily rate £375 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £120 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 73 60
Average hourly rate £33.98 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.25% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £41.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Portfolio Manager
East of England

Portfolio Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Portfolio Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Portfolio Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Portfolio Manager Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Portfolio Manager
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Business Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
3 1 (11.11%) Budget Control
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management

Portfolio Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Transformation
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
2 1 (11.11%) Budget Control
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree