The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Portfolio Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Portfolio Manager
England / South East
Rank 240 256 261
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.026% 0.034% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.036% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Median daily rate £488 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £403 £409
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £515 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £500 £525
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7116 8310 9176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.68% 94.57% 94.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4154 5083 4898
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 389 429
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £53.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Portfolio Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Portfolio Manager in the job title.

Portfolio Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Portfolio Manager
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 Manager across the South East region.

Portfolio Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Portfolio Manager
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 Manager across the South East region.

Portfolio Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Portfolio Manager
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 Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Buckinghamshire - 1 £500 -
Kent - 1 £475 -
Portfolio Manager
England

Portfolio Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Portfolio Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Portfolio Manager in the job title.

1 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
1 4 (36.36%) PMO
2 3 (27.27%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (18.18%) MS Project
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (9.09%) User Experience
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) CIMA
4 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (9.09%) Electronics
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
4 1 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) ERP

Portfolio Manager Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Project
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) CCTV
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
2 3 (27.27%) Portfolio Management
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CIMA
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) SAP