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 30 August 2016 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio Management
Rank 109 101 86
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £450 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.24%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.97 £41.95
% change year-on-year
- +35.80%
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
1502 1417 1021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.28% 79.12% 78.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 936 858 612
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 28 29
Median hourly rate £14.50 £33.64 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.89% +124.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.70 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £42.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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
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 30 August 2016, 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 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) P3O
3 4 (40.00%) Project Governance
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) PMP
4 3 (30.00%) MS Office
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) Benchmarking
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) SAS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Operations Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Credit Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Head of PMO
2 1 (10.00%) PMO Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) PMO Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) SAS Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Governance
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Benchmarking
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Demand Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) PMP
2 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) P3O
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP