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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio Management
Rank 145 153 131
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 18 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.17% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 3
Median daily rate £488 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £711 - £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £41.95
Portfolio Management
England

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
3005 2950 2214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.11% 78.10% 74.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1886 1737 1212
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 126 92
Median hourly rate £23.50 £37.00 £26.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.48% +38.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £57.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 2016.

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 24 July 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
Lancashire - 9 £450 -
Manchester -8 6 £475 - 2
Merseyside -3 2 £475 -
Cheshire +2 1 £711 -
Portfolio Management
England

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 21 (48.84%) Project Management
2 18 (41.86%) Finance
3 17 (39.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
5 12 (27.91%) Risk Management
6 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
7 9 (20.93%) P3O
8 8 (18.60%) ServiceNow
8 8 (18.60%) Qlik Sense
8 8 (18.60%) QlikView
8 8 (18.60%) Change Management
9 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
9 6 (13.95%) ITIL
9 6 (13.95%) Release Management
9 6 (13.95%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (13.95%) SFIA
9 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 5 (11.63%) SDLC
10 5 (11.63%) Software Licensing
10 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Licensing
10 5 (11.63%) Office 365
10 5 (11.63%) Performance Management
10 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
10 5 (11.63%) Data Architecture
10 5 (11.63%) Project Governance
10 5 (11.63%) Information Management
10 5 (11.63%) Programme Management
10 5 (11.63%) Service Management
10 5 (11.63%) Information Security
11 4 (9.30%) Banking

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.98%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.65%) SAS
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (9.30%) MS Office
4 2 (4.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Office 365
2 2 (4.65%) Google Apps
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Skype
2 2 (4.65%) Intranet
2 2 (4.65%) WebEx
3 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) Qlik Sense
1 8 (18.60%) QlikView
2 1 (2.33%) DataStage
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Portfolio Manager
2 5 (11.63%) Consultant
2 5 (11.63%) PMO Manager
2 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
3 4 (9.30%) Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Programme Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Operations Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Credit Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Development Manager
5 2 (4.65%) PMO Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) SAS Risk Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) Head of PMO
6 1 (2.33%) Lync Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Office 365 Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Portfolio Project Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Licensing
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Credit Risk
3 2 (4.65%) Social Media
3 2 (4.65%) Wiki
4 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Project Management
2 17 (39.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (27.91%) Risk Management
4 8 (18.60%) Change Management
5 6 (13.95%) ITIL
5 6 (13.95%) Release Management
5 6 (13.95%) SFIA
5 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 5 (11.63%) Data Architecture
6 5 (11.63%) Information Management
6 5 (11.63%) Information Security
6 5 (11.63%) Performance Management
6 5 (11.63%) Programme Management
6 5 (11.63%) Project Governance
6 5 (11.63%) SDLC
6 5 (11.63%) Service Management
6 5 (11.63%) Software Licensing
7 4 (9.30%) Benchmarking
7 4 (9.30%) People Management
8 3 (6.98%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) C
1 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) PMP
3 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) P3O
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) ServiceNow
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco
3 3 (6.98%) Polycom
3 3 (6.98%) SAP
4 2 (4.65%) Ariba
4 2 (4.65%) Google
5 1 (2.33%) HP
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle
5 1 (2.33%) Teradata