The table below looks at the statistics for Portfolio Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio Management
Rank 57 68 64
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 2 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 1.16% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 1.57% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 3
Median daily rate £322 £220 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.36% -30.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £385 £389
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -0.96%
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
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
523 762 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 74.40% 73.69% 70.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 512 327
Median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £558 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 11
Median hourly rate £20.00 £37.09 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.07% +95.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £30.90 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.46 £37.09 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Portfolio Management
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project Server
2 1 (50.00%) Planview
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (50.00%) MS Project Server
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) PMO Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Workstream Lead
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Planview