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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio Management
Rank 148 122 130
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +8
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 10 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.58% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.76% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 1
Average daily rate £433 £600 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.91% +41.17%
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
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
3059 2504 2089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.71% 76.55% 74.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1876 1471 1065
Average daily rate £400 £388 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 100 111
Average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Portfolio Management across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Portfolio Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -15 10 £433 -37.09% 3
Portfolio Management
England

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 35 (61.40%) Finance
2 30 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (35.09%) Risk Management
5 17 (29.82%) MS Excel
6 14 (24.56%) PRINCE2
6 14 (24.56%) Project Management
6 14 (24.56%) P3O
7 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 11 (19.30%) Retail
9 10 (17.54%) Banking
9 10 (17.54%) ITIL
9 10 (17.54%) Python
9 10 (17.54%) C++
9 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
9 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (15.79%) Performance Management
10 9 (15.79%) Retail Banking
11 8 (14.04%) SAS
11 8 (14.04%) MS Office
11 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (14.04%) Credit Risk
12 7 (12.28%) Risk Analysis
12 7 (12.28%) Waterfall
12 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (12.28%) Service Delivery
13 6 (10.53%) Service Management
14 5 (8.77%) Disclosure Scotland
14 5 (8.77%) SAP
15 4 (7.02%) Critical Path Analysis

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (14.04%) SAS
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (29.82%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.04%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.75%) Shockwave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Moq
General
1 35 (61.40%) Finance
2 11 (19.30%) Retail
3 10 (17.54%) Banking
4 9 (15.79%) Retail Banking
5 3 (5.26%) Back Office
5 3 (5.26%) Marketing
6 2 (3.51%) Legal
6 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.75%) Billing
7 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Portfolio Manager
2 9 (15.79%) Analyst
3 6 (10.53%) PMO Manager
4 4 (7.02%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Programme Office Support
5 3 (5.26%) Credit Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Portfolio Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) SAS Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) SAS Risk Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) IT Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Portfolio Management Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Procurement Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Senior Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Senior Portfolio Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Supply Chain Planner
7 1 (1.75%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 30 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.04%) Credit Risk
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.09%) Risk Management
3 14 (24.56%) PRINCE2
3 14 (24.56%) Project Management
4 10 (17.54%) ITIL
5 9 (15.79%) Performance Management
6 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (12.28%) Risk Analysis
7 7 (12.28%) Service Delivery
7 7 (12.28%) Waterfall
8 6 (10.53%) Service Management
9 4 (7.02%) Critical Path Analysis
9 4 (7.02%) Time Management
9 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.26%) Logistics
10 3 (5.26%) People Management
10 3 (5.26%) Programme Management
10 3 (5.26%) Strategic Management
11 2 (3.51%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) C++
1 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
1 10 (17.54%) Python
2 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.56%) P3O
2 5 (8.77%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.75%) IAS 39
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) SCCM
1 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) SAP
3 2 (3.51%) Ariba
3 2 (3.51%) Teradata
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe
4 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.75%) SafeCom
4 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
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