The table below looks at the statistics for Portfolio Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Portfolio Management
England / South East
Rank 220 239 233
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 20 18 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.21% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.26% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 29
Median daily rate £434 £406 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.76% -20.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £375 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £820 £778 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £425 £435
% change year-on-year
-14.11% -2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.67 - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6244 7051 7605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.99% 81.24% 79.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3694 4366 4163
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 271 255
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £32.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +38.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £60.62 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Portfolio Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Portfolio Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Portfolio Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Portfolio Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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
Surrey +5 7 £750 +81.81% 1
Berkshire +14 5 £290 -57.81% 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £434 -
Hampshire +5 3 £355 - 2
Kent - 1 £475 -
Portfolio Management
England

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 22 (47.83%) PMO
2 21 (45.65%) Project Management
2 21 (45.65%) Finance
3 16 (34.78%) Programme Management
4 12 (26.09%) PRINCE2
5 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (17.39%) ITIL
6 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
6 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
6 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
7 7 (15.22%) Service Design
8 6 (13.04%) Dependency Management
9 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.87%) Change Control
9 5 (10.87%) Document Management
9 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (10.87%) Line Management
10 4 (8.70%) People Management
10 4 (8.70%) Matrix Organization
10 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
10 4 (8.70%) Project Governance
10 4 (8.70%) Six Sigma
10 4 (8.70%) MS Project
10 4 (8.70%) MS Office
10 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
10 4 (8.70%) Service Management
10 4 (8.70%) Change Management
10 4 (8.70%) Validation
11 3 (6.52%) Scrum

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (4.35%) CMS
1 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.70%) MS Office
1 4 (8.70%) MS Project
2 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP APO
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) RIP
General
1 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Automotive
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) German Language
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Local Government
3 1 (2.17%) Publishing
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Analyst
2 6 (13.04%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.87%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Designer
5 3 (6.52%) PMO Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Portfolio Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Programme Office Support
5 3 (6.52%) Project Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Agile Coach
6 2 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Business Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Change Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Engagement Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Project Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) SAP Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Scrum Master
6 2 (4.35%) Supply Chain Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
1 2 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.35%) CMDB
1 2 (4.35%) FMCG
1 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.17%) PMI
2 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
1 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Project Management
2 16 (34.78%) Programme Management
3 12 (26.09%) PRINCE2
4 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
5 8 (17.39%) ITIL
6 7 (15.22%) Service Design
7 6 (13.04%) Dependency Management
8 5 (10.87%) Change Control
8 5 (10.87%) Document Management
8 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (10.87%) Line Management
9 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
9 4 (8.70%) Change Management
9 4 (8.70%) People Management
9 4 (8.70%) Project Governance
9 4 (8.70%) Service Management
9 4 (8.70%) Six Sigma
9 4 (8.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) C
1 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) ISEB
2 3 (6.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.17%) APMP
4 1 (2.17%) CIMA
4 1 (2.17%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (47.83%) PMO
2 2 (4.35%) NEBOSH
2 2 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (2.17%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) MOM
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) SAP
3 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.17%) BT
4 1 (2.17%) Planview