The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Portfolio Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio Manager
Rank 399 399 385
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 30 22 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.099% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.10% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 20
Median daily rate £510 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £416 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £680 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £537 £538
% change year-on-year
-6.84% -0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.00
Portfolio Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20644 21057 21495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.92% 94.65% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 15023 14520 15143
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 393 382
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Portfolio Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Portfolio Manager in the job title.

Portfolio Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Portfolio Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Portfolio Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Portfolio Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Portfolio Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Portfolio Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Portfolio Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Portfolio Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Portfolio Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Portfolio Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +37 3 £500 -4.76% 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £528 -
Bromley - 2 £500 -
Portfolio Manager
England

Portfolio Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Portfolio Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Portfolio Manager in the job title.

1 24 (53.33%) Finance
2 19 (42.22%) Project Management
3 13 (28.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 9 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (17.78%) Risk Management
5 8 (17.78%) Portfolio Management
5 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
6 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
6 7 (15.56%) Project Planning
7 6 (13.33%) Resource Management
7 6 (13.33%) Banking
7 6 (13.33%) Service Management
7 6 (13.33%) Quality Management
7 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.11%) Project Governance
8 5 (11.11%) Performance Management
8 5 (11.11%) Change Management
8 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.89%) Programme Management
9 4 (8.89%) Office 365
10 3 (6.67%) Test Management
10 3 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (6.67%) Intranet
10 3 (6.67%) Internet
10 3 (6.67%) Windows
10 3 (6.67%) MS Office
10 3 (6.67%) Citrix

Portfolio Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.67%) MS Office
4 2 (4.44%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
1 3 (6.67%) Intranet
2 2 (4.44%) Skype
3 1 (2.22%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Selenium
2 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.22%) LoadRunner
General
1 24 (53.33%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Front Office
4 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (4.44%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Project Management
2 13 (28.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (17.78%) Portfolio Management
3 8 (17.78%) Risk Management
4 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
4 7 (15.56%) Project Planning
5 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (13.33%) Quality Management
5 6 (13.33%) Resource Management
5 6 (13.33%) Service Management
5 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.11%) Change Management
6 5 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 5 (11.11%) Project Governance
7 4 (8.89%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.67%) Test Management
9 2 (4.44%) Business Performance Management
9 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.44%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (2.22%) Bloomberg
2 1 (2.22%) Charles River
2 1 (2.22%) Google
2 1 (2.22%) HP
2 1 (2.22%) IBM
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle
2 1 (2.22%) Progress
2 1 (2.22%) SAP
2 1 (2.22%) TOWER Software