The table below looks at the statistics for Portfolio Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Portfolio Management
England / North West
Rank 124 145 108
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -37
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 10 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% 0.39% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.48% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 17
Median daily rate £423 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.11% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £400 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £600 £760
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-19.73% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% -
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2151 3145 2436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.16% 80.91% 77.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1395 1912 1460
Median daily rate £400 £400 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 111 101
Median hourly rate £37.25 £37.50 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Portfolio Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Portfolio Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Portfolio Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Portfolio Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Portfolio Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester +15 7 £431 +1.47% 1
Lancashire - 1 - -
Portfolio Management
England

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 North West region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Banking
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 5 (33.33%) DNA
3 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 5 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
5 3 (20.00%) Logistics
5 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) PMI
5 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
5 3 (20.00%) Change Control
5 3 (20.00%) Re-Platforming
5 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (20.00%) Line Management
6 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Governance
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
6 2 (13.33%) SLA

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (46.67%) Banking
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Portfolio Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
3 2 (13.33%) PMO Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Finance Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Finance Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.67%) PMO Lead
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Portfolio Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) PMI
3 1 (6.67%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 5 (33.33%) DNA
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 4 (26.67%) Programme Management
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Change Control
5 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (20.00%) Line Management
5 3 (20.00%) Logistics
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Re-Platforming
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Governance
6 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.67%) PgMP
3 1 (6.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Veritas
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