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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio Management
Rank 264 231 230
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -1
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 19 38 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.38% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.48% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 22
Average daily rate £418 £500 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.50% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £329 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £458 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.90% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
7658 7859 6980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.47% 77.84% 74.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4727 4423 3895
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 285 278
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Portfolio Management across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Portfolio Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +13 7 £700 +112.12%
Oxfordshire +2 3 £375 -40.00% 3
Berkshire -3 3 - - 1
Hampshire -12 2 £333 -33.50% 1
West Sussex -13 2 £600 +18.81%
Surrey -10 1 £375 +7.14% 2
East Sussex - 1 £420 -
Portfolio Management
England

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 17 (44.74%) Project Management
2 14 (36.84%) Finance
3 11 (28.95%) PRINCE2
4 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
6 8 (21.05%) ITIL
7 7 (18.42%) Programme Management
8 6 (15.79%) MS Office
8 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
8 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (15.79%) COBIT
8 6 (15.79%) Resource Management
9 5 (13.16%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (13.16%) MS Project
9 5 (13.16%) PMP
9 5 (13.16%) PMI Certification
10 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
10 4 (10.53%) Change Management
10 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
10 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (7.89%) Analytics
11 3 (7.89%) Change Control
11 3 (7.89%) QA
11 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
11 3 (7.89%) IT Governance
11 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
11 3 (7.89%) Legal
11 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity
11 3 (7.89%) Microsoft

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) SAS
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.79%) MS Office
3 5 (13.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (13.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Primavera
2 1 (2.63%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Big Data
1 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Legal
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Front Office
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Project Manager
2 5 (13.16%) Architect
2 5 (13.16%) IT Manager
2 5 (13.16%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Contracts Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Head of Information
3 4 (10.53%) Head of Information Systems
3 4 (10.53%) Head of Strategy
4 3 (7.89%) Chief Technology Officer
4 3 (7.89%) IT Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Programme Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Senior PMO
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Programme Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Chief Information Officer
5 2 (5.26%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) IT Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Programme Office Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) Social Media
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Biotechnology
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.63%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.63%) FMCG
4 1 (2.63%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Project Management
2 11 (28.95%) PRINCE2
3 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (21.05%) ITIL
5 7 (18.42%) Programme Management
6 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.79%) Resource Management
6 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
7 4 (10.53%) Change Management
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (7.89%) Analytics
8 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity
8 3 (7.89%) Change Control
8 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
8 3 (7.89%) IT Governance
8 3 (7.89%) PRINCE
9 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (5.26%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
1 1 (2.63%) C#
1 1 (2.63%) C++
1 1 (2.63%) Java
1 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
1 1 (2.63%) R
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
1 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
1 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) PMI Certification
1 5 (13.16%) PMP
2 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) COBIT
2 3 (7.89%) QA
3 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Facebook
2 2 (5.26%) Google
2 2 (5.26%) HP
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) Twitter
3 1 (2.63%) Bloomberg
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