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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Portfolio Management
North West / Manchester
Rank 83 103 76
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -27
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 7 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 0.52% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.63% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 11
Median daily rate £431 £425 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £413 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £700 £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £12.50 £33.90
% change year-on-year
+86.72% -63.12%

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
1115 1587 1095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.90% 82.83% 77.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 921 677
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 36 31
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.00 £28.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Portfolio Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Portfolio Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 7 (77.78%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
3 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
3 5 (55.56%) DNA
3 5 (55.56%) Business Transformation
4 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 3 (33.33%) Line Management
4 3 (33.33%) PMI
4 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
4 3 (33.33%) Change Control
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (22.22%) Programme Governance
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (11.11%) Release Management
6 1 (11.11%) SCOM

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (77.78%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
1 2 (22.22%) PMO Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
2 1 (11.11%) DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Finance Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Finance Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) PMI
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Business Transformation
2 5 (55.56%) DNA
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Change Control
3 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Line Management
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 3 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PgMP
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (11.11%) QA
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas