The table below looks at the statistics for Portfolio Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio Management
Rank 117 114 122
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 3 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.42% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.54% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
Median daily rate £350 £551 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.50% +32.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.92 £12.50 £33.90
% change year-on-year
+67.36% -63.12%
Portfolio Management
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1584 2234 2192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 81.23% 79.02% 77.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 1197 1215
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 24
Median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +26.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Portfolio Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Edinburgh +12 3 £350 -36.50%
Portfolio Management
UK

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) SAS
3 4 (33.33%) Change Management
3 4 (33.33%) Credit Risk
4 3 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 3 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) CMDB
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) MS Office
5 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Governance
6 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (8.33%) P3O
6 1 (8.33%) People Management
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
6 1 (8.33%) Solvency II
6 1 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
6 1 (8.33%) Data Mining

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Broadband
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Portfolio Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) PMO Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (8.33%) PMO Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) PMO Lead
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior PMO Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Solvency II Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Designer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 2 (16.67%) CMDB
4 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Analytics
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) People Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (8.33%) P3O
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) Solvency II