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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio Management
Rank 247 234 224
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 24 37 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.39% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.50% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 18
Median daily rate £493 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.44% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £325 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £753 £648 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £410 £450
% change year-on-year
+21.95% -8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.00 -
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7460 7423 6763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.15% 78.61% 75.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4580 4229 3764
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 260 276
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £46.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 May 2016.

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 May 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
Buckinghamshire +13 7 £700 +112.12%
Berkshire -8 5 £330 +6.45%
Oxfordshire +5 3 £389 -37.80% 1
Hampshire -18 2 £333 -31.08%
West Sussex -24 2 £600 +18.81%
Middlesex - 2 £520 -
East Sussex - 1 £420 -
Portfolio Management
England

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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

1 17 (40.48%) Project Management
1 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 13 (30.95%) PRINCE2
3 11 (26.19%) ITIL
4 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (23.81%) Programme Management
5 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
6 7 (16.67%) COBIT
7 6 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 6 (14.29%) Change Management
8 5 (11.90%) Service Management
8 5 (11.90%) Legal
8 5 (11.90%) MS Project
8 5 (11.90%) PMP
8 5 (11.90%) PMI Certification
8 5 (11.90%) Resource Management
8 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
8 5 (11.90%) Analytics
9 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (9.52%) Change Control
9 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (9.52%) MS Office
9 4 (9.52%) Web Services
9 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
9 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
10 3 (7.14%) CMS
10 3 (7.14%) Mainframe
10 3 (7.14%) PRINCE

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 3 (7.14%) CMS
2 2 (4.76%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) SAS
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Project
3 4 (9.52%) MS Office
3 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Primavera
2 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.38%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Big Data
1 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Legal
3 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.14%) Marketing
5 2 (4.76%) Front Office
6 1 (2.38%) Back Office
6 1 (2.38%) Banking
6 1 (2.38%) Electronics
6 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Project Manager
2 6 (14.29%) Architect
3 5 (11.90%) IT Manager
3 5 (11.90%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Contracts Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Head of Information
4 4 (9.52%) Head of Information Systems
4 4 (9.52%) Head of Strategy
5 3 (7.14%) Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Chief Technology Officer
5 3 (7.14%) Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Programme Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Senior PMO
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Programme Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.76%) IT Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Programme Director
6 2 (4.76%) Programme Office Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Programme Office Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.76%) CMDB
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) Life Science
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.76%) Social Media
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Biotechnology
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Project Management
2 13 (30.95%) PRINCE2
3 11 (26.19%) ITIL
4 10 (23.81%) Programme Management
4 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (14.29%) Change Management
6 6 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 5 (11.90%) Analytics
7 5 (11.90%) Resource Management
7 5 (11.90%) Service Management
8 4 (9.52%) Change Control
8 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (7.14%) Content Management
9 3 (7.14%) Integration Testing
9 3 (7.14%) IT Governance
9 3 (7.14%) Line Management
9 3 (7.14%) PRINCE
10 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) Java
1 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.38%) C
2 1 (2.38%) C#
2 1 (2.38%) C++
2 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
2 1 (2.38%) R
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) PMI Certification
1 5 (11.90%) PMP
1 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) COBIT
2 3 (7.14%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Facebook
1 2 (4.76%) Google
1 2 (4.76%) HP
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle
1 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
1 2 (4.76%) Twitter
2 1 (2.38%) Bloomberg
2 1 (2.38%) SAP