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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portfolio Management
Rank 151 127 129
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +2
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 16 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.29% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.39% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 1
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£399 £444 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.08% -2.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £383 £469
% change year-on-year
+4.57% -18.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £56.97 £59.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.97 £41.95 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+35.80% +12.61%
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
3408 2293 2052
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 78.80% 74.33% 71.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2092 1270 1045
Average daily rate £413 £370 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +11.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 101 103
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £67.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
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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
Cheshire -4 5 £433 - 1
Manchester -16 5 £300 -17.24% 5
Lancashire -10 2 - -
Merseyside -9 1 - -
Portfolio Management
England

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 11 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 9 (27.27%) Project Management
5 7 (21.21%) P3O
6 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (18.18%) ITIL
6 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 6 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
7 5 (15.15%) C++
7 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
7 5 (15.15%) Python
7 5 (15.15%) Coaching
7 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
9 3 (9.09%) Scrum
9 3 (9.09%) Back Office
9 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
9 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
9 3 (9.09%) Strategic Management
9 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
9 3 (9.09%) DSDM
9 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 6 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) DHCP
1 1 (3.03%) SAN
1 1 (3.03%) Intranet
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.03%) Wireless
1 1 (3.03%) Network Security
1 1 (3.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (9.09%) Back Office
4 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (15.15%) Analyst
1 5 (15.15%) PMO Manager
2 4 (12.12%) PMO Lead
2 4 (12.12%) Portfolio Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Architect
3 3 (9.09%) Portfolio Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Agile Coach
4 2 (6.06%) Programme Office Support
4 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Administrator
5 1 (3.03%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Programme Planner
5 1 (3.03%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.03%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Client Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Solaris
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) Project Management
3 9 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 6 (18.18%) ITIL
4 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (15.15%) Coaching
6 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
7 3 (9.09%) Scrum
7 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) DSDM
7 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (9.09%) Strategic Management
7 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
8 2 (6.06%) Line Management
8 2 (6.06%) People Management
8 2 (6.06%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) C++
1 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
1 5 (15.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) P3O
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Planview
3 1 (3.03%) Splunk
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix
3 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.03%) McAfee
3 1 (3.03%) VMware
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