The first table below looks at the demand for Portfolio Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portfolio Management
Rank 120 118 96
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -22
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 6 2 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.085% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.12% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 6
Average daily rate £538 £450 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +172.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £450 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £407 £430 £333
% change year-on-year
-5.23% +29.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.70 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +98.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1912 1658 1855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 72.15% 70.76% 66.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 860 977
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 68
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Portfolio Management
UK

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Portfolio Management across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Portfolio Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Portfolio Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Portfolio Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Portfolio Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Portfolio Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 3 £650 - 1
Glasgow - - - - 1
Stirling - - - -
Portfolio Management
UK

Portfolio Management
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) PMI
3 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
4 2 (15.38%) Charles River
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (15.38%) Front Office
4 2 (15.38%) Banking
4 2 (15.38%) Data Management
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.69%) Billing
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) Fund Management
5 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
5 1 (7.69%) thinkFolio
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Markit EDM
5 1 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (7.69%) LatentZero
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Fidessa
5 1 (7.69%) Equities
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Markit EDM
1 1 (7.69%) LatentZero
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Front Office
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Billing
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Business Change Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Head of Operations
2 1 (7.69%) Change Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Charles River Business Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) PMI
2 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
3 1 (7.69%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (15.38%) Data Management
2 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Fund Management
3 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Charles River
2 1 (7.69%) thinkFolio
2 1 (7.69%) Fidessa