The table below looks at the statistics for Portfolio Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio Management
Rank 96 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 10 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.70% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 0
Average daily rate £433 £688 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Portfolio Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1483 1106 901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.84% 77.45% 75.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 873 669 479
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 31 34
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.50 £10.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Portfolio Management across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Portfolio Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Portfolio Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Portfolio Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Portfolio Management Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Portfolio Management also 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 that cited Portfolio Management.

1 13 (56.52%) Risk Management
2 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 12 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (47.83%) Retail
4 10 (43.48%) Banking
4 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
5 9 (39.13%) Retail Banking
6 8 (34.78%) Credit Risk
6 8 (34.78%) SAS
6 8 (34.78%) MS Office
6 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (30.43%) Project Management
7 7 (30.43%) Risk Analysis
7 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (13.04%) P3O
8 3 (13.04%) Performance Management
8 3 (13.04%) Strategic Management
8 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
8 3 (13.04%) Back Office
8 3 (13.04%) SAP
8 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
9 2 (8.70%) Coaching
9 2 (8.70%) People Management
9 2 (8.70%) DataStage
9 2 (8.70%) Windows
9 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
9 2 (8.70%) Change Management
9 2 (8.70%) Legal
9 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Portfolio Management also 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 that cited Portfolio Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (34.78%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (34.78%) MS Office
3 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Shockwave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Moq
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 11 (47.83%) Retail
3 10 (43.48%) Banking
4 9 (39.13%) Retail Banking
5 3 (13.04%) Back Office
6 2 (8.70%) Legal
6 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
6 2 (8.70%) Marketing
7 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) PMO Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Credit Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Portfolio Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Risk Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) SAS Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) SAS Risk Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Portfolio Management Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Supply Chain Planner
4 1 (4.35%) Audit Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) IT Risk Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Operations Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (34.78%) Credit Risk
3 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Risk Management
2 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (30.43%) Project Management
3 7 (30.43%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Management
4 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.04%) Strategic Management
5 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Coaching
5 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.70%) Logistics
5 2 (8.70%) People Management
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.70%) Release Management
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.35%) Internal Audit
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) P3O
2 1 (4.35%) IAS 39
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) SAP
3 2 (8.70%) Teradata
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe
4 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.35%) SafeCom