The table below looks at the statistics for Portfolio Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portfolio Management
Rank 381 360 383
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +23
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 241 241 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.46% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.61% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 180 95
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £311 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +4.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £29.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41485 39369 34836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.59% 74.79% 73.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 26264 24909 20841
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1203 1184 1052
Average hourly rate £29.00 £28.75 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -10.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £48.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Portfolio Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Portfolio Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Portfolio Management within the UK.

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Portfolio Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Portfolio Management within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Portfolio Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Portfolio Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Portfolio Management within the UK.

Portfolio Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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
England -17 227 £425 -5.55% 72
London -10 111 £470 -4.56% 46
South East -3 38 £450 - 12
City of London +10 33 £500 -13.04% 24
South West -7 19 £430 +21.98%
North West -12 17 £420 -26.95% 4
Yorkshire -5 16 £300 -9.77% 1
Hampshire +6 15 £491 -8.60%
West Yorkshire -1 14 £300 -4.76% 1
Scotland -1 10 £450 -16.27% 2
Cheshire -7 10 £475 -17.39%
Edinburgh +5 9 £450 -30.76%
Leeds -8 9 £288 -9.80% 1
Oxfordshire -14 8 £625 +47.05% 1
Wiltshire - 8 £361 -
North East -5 7 £400 +79.77%
West Midlands -11 7 £490 +8.88% 5
East of England +4 6 £425 -9.33% 4
Berkshire -8 6 £310 -1.58% 1
Warrington - 6 £475 -
Havant - 6 £483 -
Bedfordshire +7 5 £363 -27.68% 1
Somerset +1 5 - -
Oxford -8 5 £625 +47.05% 1
Corsham - 5 £363 -
East Midlands -8 4 £425 +70.00%
Manchester -9 4 £300 -33.33% 3
Winchester - 4 £563 -
Warwickshire - 4 - - 1
Gloucester +12 3 - -

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 226 (48.71%) Finance
2 178 (38.36%) Project Management
3 91 (19.61%) PRINCE2
4 81 (17.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 74 (15.95%) Programme Management
6 66 (14.22%) Change Management
7 61 (13.15%) Agile Software Development
8 57 (12.28%) MS Excel
9 55 (11.85%) MS PowerPoint
10 52 (11.21%) SharePoint
11 50 (10.78%) Banking
12 47 (10.13%) SQL
13 46 (9.91%) MS Project
14 45 (9.70%) Microsoft
15 43 (9.27%) Risk Management
16 42 (9.05%) ITIL
16 42 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
17 39 (8.41%) MS Office
18 36 (7.76%) Degree
19 33 (7.11%) Asset Management
20 32 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
21 29 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
22 28 (6.03%) Oracle
22 28 (6.03%) Resource Management
23 27 (5.82%) Coaching
24 26 (5.60%) Project Planning
24 26 (5.60%) Business Analysis
24 26 (5.60%) SAP
24 26 (5.60%) Retail
25 25 (5.39%) Front Office

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 52 (11.21%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.94%) SAS
3 8 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (1.72%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (0.86%) MS Project Server
5 4 (0.86%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.65%) Lync
7 2 (0.43%) IIS
8 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.22%) JBoss
8 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 57 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 55 (11.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 46 (9.91%) MS Project
4 39 (8.41%) MS Office
5 24 (5.17%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.43%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.43%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (1.94%) thinkFolio
2 4 (0.86%) SAP FSCM
2 4 (0.86%) SAP BPC
2 4 (0.86%) SimCorp Dimension
2 4 (0.86%) Primavera
3 3 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.43%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.43%) LatentZero
4 2 (0.43%) Tesseract
4 2 (0.43%) Minerva
4 2 (0.43%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (0.22%) Eikon
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.22%) Agresso
5 1 (0.22%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.22%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.23%) PaaS
2 14 (3.02%) SaaS
3 3 (0.65%) IaaS
3 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.43%) Office 365
5 1 (0.22%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.22%) Trello
5 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.16%) Firewall
2 9 (1.94%) DHCP
3 8 (1.72%) DNS
4 6 (1.29%) Network Security
5 3 (0.65%) Intranet
5 3 (0.65%) IPv6
6 2 (0.43%) LDAP
6 2 (0.43%) Broadband
6 2 (0.43%) LAN
6 2 (0.43%) SAN
7 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.22%) Wireless
7 1 (0.22%) Internet
7 1 (0.22%) WAN
7 1 (0.22%) VPN
7 1 (0.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.16%) Oracle Database
3 9 (1.94%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.08%) OLAP
4 5 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.86%) SAP BW
6 3 (0.65%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (0.43%) Base SAS
7 2 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.22%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.22%) Subversion
2 1 (0.22%) JIRA
2 1 (0.22%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
General
1 226 (48.71%) Finance
2 50 (10.78%) Banking
3 26 (5.60%) Retail
4 25 (5.39%) Front Office
5 17 (3.66%) Marketing
6 16 (3.45%) Investment Banking
7 11 (2.37%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.37%) Legal
8 9 (1.94%) Publishing
9 7 (1.51%) Back Office
9 7 (1.51%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.29%) Retail Banking
11 5 (1.08%) Advertising
11 5 (1.08%) Automotive
11 5 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.86%) German Language
13 3 (0.65%) Law
13 3 (0.65%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.43%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.43%) French Language
Job Titles
1 101 (21.77%) Analyst
2 70 (15.09%) Architect
3 63 (13.58%) Project Manager
4 38 (8.19%) Business Analyst
4 38 (8.19%) Portfolio Manager
5 35 (7.54%) PMO Analyst
6 31 (6.68%) Programme Manager
7 22 (4.74%) Enterprise Architect
7 22 (4.74%) PMO Manager
8 20 (4.31%) Developer
9 19 (4.09%) Solutions Architect
10 18 (3.88%) Consultant
10 18 (3.88%) Senior Architect
11 14 (3.02%) Senior Analyst
12 13 (2.80%) Senior Manager
13 12 (2.59%) Coordinator
13 12 (2.59%) Applications Architect
14 11 (2.37%) Senior Project Manager
14 11 (2.37%) Change Manager
15 10 (2.16%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.37%) .NET
2 8 (1.72%) HTML
3 7 (1.51%) ASP.NET
3 7 (1.51%) CSS
3 7 (1.51%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (1.29%) .NET Framework
5 5 (1.08%) Middleware
6 3 (0.65%) Web Services
6 3 (0.65%) WPF
7 2 (0.43%) WCF
7 2 (0.43%) XML
7 2 (0.43%) DOM
7 2 (0.43%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.22%) Flask
8 1 (0.22%) Pandas
8 1 (0.22%) SAML
8 1 (0.22%) J2EE
8 1 (0.22%) XSL
8 1 (0.22%) JSP
8 1 (0.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.74%) Management Information System
3 16 (3.45%) PMI
4 15 (3.23%) Fixed Income
5 10 (2.16%) Data Structures
5 10 (2.16%) Credit Risk
5 10 (2.16%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.94%) Equities
7 7 (1.51%) Mainframe
7 7 (1.51%) Derivative
7 7 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.29%) User Experience
8 6 (1.29%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.65%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.65%) Streaming Video
9 3 (0.65%) NHS
9 3 (0.65%) Cryptography
9 3 (0.65%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.65%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 23 (4.96%) Windows
2 11 (2.37%) Linux
3 9 (1.94%) Windows 7
4 8 (1.72%) UNIX
5 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.43%) Solaris
6 2 (0.43%) AIX
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.22%) HPUX
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (38.36%) Project Management
2 91 (19.61%) PRINCE2
3 81 (17.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 74 (15.95%) Programme Management
5 66 (14.22%) Change Management
6 61 (13.15%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (9.27%) Risk Management
8 42 (9.05%) ITIL
9 33 (7.11%) Asset Management
10 32 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
11 29 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (6.03%) Resource Management
13 27 (5.82%) Coaching
14 26 (5.60%) Project Planning
14 26 (5.60%) Business Analysis
15 23 (4.96%) Service Delivery
15 23 (4.96%) Mentoring
16 21 (4.53%) TOGAF
16 21 (4.53%) Waterfall
16 21 (4.53%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 47 (10.13%) SQL
2 15 (3.23%) VBA
3 10 (2.16%) C#
4 9 (1.94%) Java
5 8 (1.72%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.29%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.86%) PowerShell
7 4 (0.86%) C++
8 3 (0.65%) Perl
9 2 (0.43%) Python
9 2 (0.43%) VB
9 2 (0.43%) C
10 1 (0.22%) REXX
10 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.22%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.22%) Ruby
10 1 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 36 (7.76%) Degree
2 21 (4.53%) PMI Certification
3 16 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
3 16 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (1.72%) PMP
6 7 (1.51%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.43%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.43%) CISSP
8 2 (0.43%) CISA
8 2 (0.43%) CISM
9 1 (0.22%) MBA
9 1 (0.22%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.22%) ISEB
9 1 (0.22%) PhD
9 1 (0.22%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.53%) QA
2 11 (2.37%) P3O
3 8 (1.72%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.29%) SLA
5 2 (0.43%) COBIT
5 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.43%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.22%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.22%) UCITS
6 1 (0.22%) EMIR
6 1 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.22%) FATCA
6 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (1.72%) XenApp
1 8 (1.72%) XenDesktop
2 4 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.43%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.22%) vCloud
4 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (1.08%) Control-M
3 1 (0.22%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.22%) SCCM
3 1 (0.22%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (9.70%) Microsoft
2 28 (6.03%) Oracle
3 26 (5.60%) SAP
4 15 (3.23%) Citrix
5 12 (2.59%) Bloomberg
6 10 (2.16%) HP
6 10 (2.16%) Teradata
7 9 (1.94%) Splunk
8 8 (1.72%) Ventyx
8 8 (1.72%) IBM
8 8 (1.72%) Symantec
8 8 (1.72%) OpenText
9 7 (1.51%) Planview
9 7 (1.51%) ArcSight
10 6 (1.29%) Charles River
11 5 (1.08%) VMware
11 5 (1.08%) McAfee
11 5 (1.08%) Siebel
11 5 (1.08%) Google
12 4 (0.86%) Tableau
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Quant Capital
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Rate: £400 - 450 per day
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
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