The table below looks at the statistics for Portfolio Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portfolio Management over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio Management
Rank 418 431 404
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -27
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 201 222 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.40% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.50% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 152 177
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £20.92 £12.50 £33.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.36% -63.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.92 £12.50 £33.90
% change year-on-year
+67.36% -63.12%

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
40909 44671 43502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.54% 81.22% 77.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 27247 28978 28332
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1079 1330 1204
Median hourly rate £29.25 £30.15 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +20.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £48.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Portfolio Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 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 10 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Portfolio Management within the UK over the 3 months to 10 December 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
England +7 193 £500 +5.26% 29
London +9 109 £525 -2.77% 12
South East +15 24 £444 +16.77% 7
City of London -11 17 £488 +8.33% 3
East Midlands +13 13 £500 +8.10%
West Midlands -11 13 £375 -25.00% 1
Yorkshire +26 11 £638 +131.81% 1
Hampshire +27 10 £381 +0.32% 3
South West +8 9 £338 +50.00% 2
Derbyshire +5 9 £525 +13.51%
South Yorkshire -5 9 £650 +67.74%
Sheffield - 9 £650 -
North West -28 8 £425 -5.55% 3
Andover - 8 £375 -
Derby +6 6 £533 +15.13%
Wiltshire +4 5 £240 - 1
East of England -1 5 £435 -22.66% 2
Coventry -7 5 £375 -25.00%
Surrey +20 4 £613 +24.05%
Edinburgh +12 3 £350 -36.50%
Nottingham +5 3 £500 -
Nottinghamshire +2 3 £500 -
Middlesex -1 3 £528 -4.00%
Scotland -3 3 £350 -36.50%
Cheshire -4 3 £425 -6.79%
Manchester -8 3 £425 - 1
Warrington -11 3 £425 -6.79%
Corsham - 3 £325 -
Wales - 3 £450 -
Cardiff - 3 £450 -

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 165 (43.42%) Finance
2 151 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (31.32%) Project Management
4 94 (24.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 81 (21.32%) Programme Management
6 54 (14.21%) PRINCE2
7 49 (12.89%) Security Cleared
8 47 (12.37%) MS PowerPoint
8 47 (12.37%) MS Excel
8 47 (12.37%) Banking
9 45 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
10 43 (11.32%) MS Project
11 42 (11.05%) Scrum
11 42 (11.05%) Waterfall
12 41 (10.79%) Analytics
13 40 (10.53%) SC Cleared
14 38 (10.00%) Microsoft
15 37 (9.74%) SharePoint
16 35 (9.21%) Change Management
17 34 (8.95%) Asset Management
17 34 (8.95%) Degree
18 33 (8.68%) User Experience
19 32 (8.42%) Coaching
19 32 (8.42%) Management Information System
20 31 (8.16%) Project Planning
21 29 (7.63%) JavaScript
22 28 (7.37%) MS Office
22 28 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
22 28 (7.37%) JIRA
22 28 (7.37%) Translating Business Requirements

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills 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 37 (9.74%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.95%) Confluence
3 14 (3.68%) CMS
4 6 (1.58%) SAS
5 3 (0.79%) IIS
5 3 (0.79%) MS Project Server
5 3 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.26%) Apache
6 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.26%) Documentum
6 1 (0.26%) nginx
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 47 (12.37%) MS Excel
1 47 (12.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 43 (11.32%) MS Project
3 28 (7.37%) MS Office
4 27 (7.11%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.53%) LaTeX
5 2 (0.53%) Open Workbench
5 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (2.89%) Primavera
2 6 (1.58%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.79%) SimCorp Dimension
4 2 (0.53%) Loan IQ
4 2 (0.53%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.26%) Investran
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.26%) PolarLake
5 1 (0.26%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.58%) Office 365
2 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.05%) Internet
2 3 (0.79%) WAN
3 2 (0.53%) Broadband
3 2 (0.53%) LAN
3 2 (0.53%) Network Security
4 1 (0.26%) DSL
4 1 (0.26%) Firewall
4 1 (0.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (2.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 8 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.79%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.79%) Qlik Sense
7 3 (0.79%) Spotfire
8 2 (0.53%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.53%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.26%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.26%) Power BI
9 1 (0.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (7.37%) JIRA
2 12 (3.16%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.58%) Microsoft Blend
3 6 (1.58%) Moq
3 6 (1.58%) NCrunch
3 6 (1.58%) NUnit
3 6 (1.58%) ReSharper
3 6 (1.58%) StyleCop
3 6 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.58%) VersionOne
4 4 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (0.79%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.79%) Maven
6 1 (0.26%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.26%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.26%) Gradle
6 1 (0.26%) JMeter
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.26%) Selenium
6 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 165 (43.42%) Finance
2 47 (12.37%) Banking
3 24 (6.32%) Front Office
4 22 (5.79%) Legal
5 13 (3.42%) Retail
6 10 (2.63%) Law
6 10 (2.63%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.37%) Marketing
8 7 (1.84%) Back Office
9 6 (1.58%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.32%) Advertising
10 5 (1.32%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.32%) Publishing
11 4 (1.05%) Automotive
12 3 (0.79%) Electronics
12 3 (0.79%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.79%) Local Government
12 3 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.26%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (15.53%) Analyst
2 49 (12.89%) Project Manager
3 42 (11.05%) Developer
4 36 (9.47%) Agile Coach
5 27 (7.11%) Consultant
5 27 (7.11%) Portfolio Manager
6 26 (6.84%) PMO Manager
7 19 (5.00%) Business Analyst
8 18 (4.74%) UI Developer
9 14 (3.68%) UI/UX Developer
9 14 (3.68%) UX Developer
10 13 (3.42%) Programme Manager
10 13 (3.42%) Senior Manager
11 12 (3.16%) PMO Analyst
12 11 (2.89%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (2.89%) ServiceNow Developer
13 10 (2.63%) PMO Lead
14 8 (2.11%) Delivery Manager
14 8 (2.11%) Portfolio Analyst
14 8 (2.11%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.58%) AngularJS
2 15 (3.95%) Web Services
3 14 (3.68%) WPF
4 13 (3.42%) HTML
4 13 (3.42%) HTML5
5 11 (2.89%) Velocity
6 10 (2.63%) React
7 8 (2.11%) Redux
8 7 (1.84%) .NET
9 4 (1.05%) jQuery
10 3 (0.79%) Ajax
10 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 3 (0.79%) LINQ
10 3 (0.79%) NHibernate
10 3 (0.79%) WCF
11 2 (0.53%) Kendo UI
11 2 (0.53%) RequireJS
11 2 (0.53%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (8.68%) User Experience
3 32 (8.42%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.21%) CMDB
4 16 (4.21%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.68%) Visualisation
6 13 (3.42%) Virtual Team
7 12 (3.16%) PMI
8 9 (2.37%) Fixed Income
9 7 (1.84%) Derivative
9 7 (1.84%) Equities
10 6 (1.58%) Psychology
11 5 (1.32%) Credit Risk
11 5 (1.32%) Economics
11 5 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.32%) Mathematics
11 5 (1.32%) Statistics
12 4 (1.05%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.79%) Performance Metrics
14 2 (0.53%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.58%) Unix
2 5 (1.32%) Windows
3 2 (0.53%) Linux
4 1 (0.26%) CentOS
4 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (31.32%) Project Management
3 94 (24.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 81 (21.32%) Programme Management
5 54 (14.21%) PRINCE2
6 42 (11.05%) Scrum
6 42 (11.05%) Waterfall
7 41 (10.79%) Analytics
8 35 (9.21%) Change Management
9 34 (8.95%) Asset Management
10 32 (8.42%) Coaching
11 31 (8.16%) Project Planning
12 28 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (7.37%) Translating Business Requirements
13 27 (7.11%) Risk Management
13 27 (7.11%) Service Delivery
14 23 (6.05%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (6.05%) DevOps
15 21 (5.53%) Dependency Management
15 21 (5.53%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 29 (7.63%) JavaScript
2 20 (5.26%) C#
3 19 (5.00%) SQL
4 13 (3.42%) XAML
5 8 (2.11%) TypeScript
6 7 (1.84%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.05%) Java
7 4 (1.05%) VBA
8 3 (0.79%) C
9 2 (0.53%) R
10 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.26%) Perl
10 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.26%) Python
10 1 (0.26%) Ruby
10 1 (0.26%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 49 (12.89%) Security Cleared
2 40 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 34 (8.95%) Degree
4 16 (4.21%) PMI Certification
5 10 (2.63%) PMP
6 7 (1.84%) APMP
7 6 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (1.32%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.79%) IIBA
9 3 (0.79%) ISEB
10 2 (0.53%) CFA
10 2 (0.53%) CISSP
10 2 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.26%) CIMA
11 1 (0.26%) CLAS
11 1 (0.26%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.05%) QA
2 9 (2.37%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.32%) SLA
4 4 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.05%) P3O
5 3 (0.79%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.53%) MiFID
6 2 (0.53%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (1.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.26%) Docker
2 1 (0.26%) vCloud
2 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.11%) Puppet
2 7 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.26%) Ansible
3 1 (0.26%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.26%) MOM
3 1 (0.26%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.26%) Salt
3 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.74%) SAP
3 16 (4.21%) Oracle
4 15 (3.95%) ServiceNow
5 13 (3.42%) DevExpress
6 9 (2.37%) CA Agile Central
7 8 (2.11%) Planview
8 3 (0.79%) CA
8 3 (0.79%) HP
8 3 (0.79%) Qualys
8 3 (0.79%) SimCorp
8 3 (0.79%) Splunk
8 3 (0.79%) Telerik
9 2 (0.53%) Bloomberg
9 2 (0.53%) Charles River
9 2 (0.53%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.53%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.26%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.26%) Remedy
10 1 (0.26%) VMware
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