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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Portfolio Management
UK
Rank 436 476 384
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -92
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 147 151 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.30% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.36% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 94 154
Median daily rate £430 £486 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.56% +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £329 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £643 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £23.34 £12.50 £33.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.72% -63.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £12.50 £33.90
% change year-on-year
+86.72% -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
36177 41516 39910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.16% 81.70% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23972 26915 25773
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 920 1195 1052
Median hourly rate £34.50 £38.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.38% +54.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Portfolio Management within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Portfolio Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 January 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
England +25 140 £435 -10.53% 36
London +22 75 £475 -4.52% 20
South East +14 17 £425 -6.84% 5
West Midlands +10 14 £375 -21.05% 1
East Midlands +14 13 £513 +36.66%
City of London -3 13 £450 +5.88% 6
Hampshire +20 10 £375 +5.63% 1
South West +17 10 £275 -27.86% 3
North West +24 9 £435 -3.33% 2
Derbyshire - 9 £525 -
Andover - 9 £368 -
Manchester +20 7 £431 +1.47% 1
Wiltshire +10 6 £235 - 1
Derby - 6 £533 -
Nottinghamshire +9 4 £500 -
Nottingham +7 4 £500 -
Coventry - 4 £375 -
Scotland +17 3 £350 -28.02% 1
Edinburgh +11 3 £350 -28.02% 1
Surrey +9 3 £675 +63.63% 1
Corsham - 3 £240 -
Bristol 0 2 £413 - 2
Croydon - 2 £664 -
Cardiff - 2 £419 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £675 -
South Wales - 2 £419 -
Wales - 2 £419 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £425 -
Yorkshire +13 1 - - 1
Berkshire +11 1 - -

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 154 (47.09%) Finance
2 124 (37.92%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (34.56%) Project Management
4 79 (24.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 64 (19.57%) Programme Management
6 52 (15.90%) PRINCE2
7 48 (14.68%) Banking
8 41 (12.54%) Analytical Skills
9 40 (12.23%) MS PowerPoint
9 40 (12.23%) Security Cleared
9 40 (12.23%) MS Project
9 40 (12.23%) MS Excel
10 38 (11.62%) SharePoint
11 37 (11.31%) Microsoft
11 37 (11.31%) Scrum
12 34 (10.40%) Degree
12 34 (10.40%) Analytics
13 33 (10.09%) SC Cleared
14 31 (9.48%) Change Management
15 30 (9.17%) Management Information System
15 30 (9.17%) Asset Management
15 30 (9.17%) Waterfall
16 29 (8.87%) Project Planning
17 28 (8.56%) Front Office
17 28 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
18 27 (8.26%) MS Visio
18 27 (8.26%) JIRA
18 27 (8.26%) User Experience
19 25 (7.65%) Coaching
20 24 (7.34%) MS Office

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 38 (11.62%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.59%) Confluence
3 8 (2.45%) CMS
4 6 (1.83%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (1.22%) IIS
6 3 (0.92%) MS Project Server
6 3 (0.92%) SAS
7 2 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.31%) Apache
8 1 (0.31%) Documentum
8 1 (0.31%) nginx
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 40 (12.23%) MS Excel
1 40 (12.23%) MS PowerPoint
1 40 (12.23%) MS Project
2 27 (8.26%) MS Visio
3 24 (7.34%) MS Office
4 2 (0.61%) LaTeX
4 2 (0.61%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (3.36%) Primavera
2 5 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.22%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.92%) SimCorp Dimension
5 2 (0.61%) Loan IQ
5 2 (0.61%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.31%) PolarLake
6 1 (0.31%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.75%) Office 365
2 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.61%) Broadband
1 2 (0.61%) Internet
1 2 (0.61%) WAN
2 1 (0.31%) DNS
2 1 (0.31%) DSL
2 1 (0.31%) Firewall
2 1 (0.31%) LAN
2 1 (0.31%) Network Security
2 1 (0.31%) SAN
2 1 (0.31%) Value-Added Service
2 1 (0.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 7 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.53%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.92%) Qlik Sense
7 3 (0.92%) Spotfire
7 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.61%) QlikView
8 2 (0.61%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.31%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (8.26%) JIRA
2 11 (3.36%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.83%) Microsoft Blend
3 6 (1.83%) Moq
3 6 (1.83%) NCrunch
3 6 (1.83%) NUnit
3 6 (1.83%) ReSharper
3 6 (1.83%) StyleCop
3 6 (1.83%) VersionOne
4 4 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.22%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (0.92%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.61%) Maven
7 1 (0.31%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.31%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.31%) Gradle
7 1 (0.31%) JMeter
7 1 (0.31%) MSI
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.31%) Selenium
General
1 154 (47.09%) Finance
2 48 (14.68%) Banking
3 28 (8.56%) Front Office
4 21 (6.42%) Legal
5 18 (5.50%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.36%) Marketing
6 11 (3.36%) Retail
7 7 (2.14%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.14%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.83%) Publishing
9 5 (1.53%) Advertising
9 5 (1.53%) Electronics
9 5 (1.53%) Law
10 4 (1.22%) Back Office
11 3 (0.92%) Local Government
12 2 (0.61%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.61%) Automotive
12 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.31%) Billing
13 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 51 (15.60%) Analyst
2 48 (14.68%) Project Manager
3 35 (10.70%) Developer
4 23 (7.03%) Agile Coach
5 22 (6.73%) Consultant
6 20 (6.12%) PMO Manager
7 19 (5.81%) Portfolio Manager
8 17 (5.20%) UI Developer
9 15 (4.59%) Business Analyst
10 14 (4.28%) PMO Analyst
10 14 (4.28%) UI/UX Developer
10 14 (4.28%) UX Developer
11 12 (3.67%) Senior Manager
12 9 (2.75%) Coordinator
12 9 (2.75%) IT Manager
12 9 (2.75%) JavaScript Developer
12 9 (2.75%) Portfolio Analyst
12 9 (2.75%) Project Coordinator
13 8 (2.45%) PMO Lead
13 8 (2.45%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.20%) AngularJS
2 14 (4.28%) WPF
3 11 (3.36%) Velocity
4 9 (2.75%) HTML
4 9 (2.75%) HTML5
4 9 (2.75%) Web Services
5 8 (2.45%) React
5 8 (2.45%) Redux
6 6 (1.83%) .NET
7 2 (0.61%) jQuery
7 2 (0.61%) MSMQ
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.61%) SOAP
8 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.31%) Django
8 1 (0.31%) LINQ
8 1 (0.31%) NHibernate
8 1 (0.31%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.31%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.54%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (9.17%) Management Information System
3 27 (8.26%) User Experience
4 15 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.59%) PMI
5 14 (4.28%) Virtual Team
6 12 (3.67%) Visualisation
7 10 (3.06%) CMDB
8 7 (2.14%) Derivative
8 7 (2.14%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.83%) Psychology
10 5 (1.53%) Equities
10 5 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.22%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.22%) Statistics
12 3 (0.92%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.92%) Economics
12 3 (0.92%) Performance Metrics
13 2 (0.61%) Cyberthreat
13 2 (0.61%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.14%) Windows
2 6 (1.83%) Unix
3 3 (0.92%) Linux
4 2 (0.61%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.31%) CentOS
5 1 (0.31%) Solaris
5 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (37.92%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (34.56%) Project Management
3 79 (24.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 64 (19.57%) Programme Management
5 52 (15.90%) PRINCE2
6 37 (11.31%) Scrum
7 34 (10.40%) Analytics
8 31 (9.48%) Change Management
9 30 (9.17%) Asset Management
9 30 (9.17%) Waterfall
10 29 (8.87%) Project Planning
11 28 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (7.65%) Coaching
13 23 (7.03%) Translating Business Requirements
14 22 (6.73%) Risk Management
15 21 (6.42%) Business Analysis
15 21 (6.42%) Resource Management
16 20 (6.12%) ITIL
17 19 (5.81%) Business Transformation
17 19 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (6.12%) JavaScript
2 18 (5.50%) C#
3 15 (4.59%) SQL
4 13 (3.98%) XAML
5 8 (2.45%) TypeScript
6 7 (2.14%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.22%) Java
7 4 (1.22%) VBA
8 3 (0.92%) C
9 2 (0.61%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.61%) R
10 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.31%) Perl
10 1 (0.31%) Python
10 1 (0.31%) Ruby
10 1 (0.31%) Scala
10 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (12.23%) Security Cleared
2 34 (10.40%) Degree
3 33 (10.09%) SC Cleared
4 18 (5.50%) PMI Certification
5 10 (3.06%) PMP
6 6 (1.83%) APMP
7 5 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.22%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.92%) IIBA
10 2 (0.61%) CFA
10 2 (0.61%) ISEB
10 2 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.31%) CIMA
11 1 (0.31%) CISSP
11 1 (0.31%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.31%) MBA
11 1 (0.31%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.73%) QA
2 5 (1.53%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.92%) SLA
4 2 (0.61%) MiFID
4 2 (0.61%) P3O
4 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (2.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (0.61%) Docker
3 1 (0.31%) vCloud
3 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (2.45%) Puppet
2 2 (0.61%) SCCM
3 1 (0.31%) Ansible
3 1 (0.31%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.31%) MOM
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.31%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.31%) Salt
3 1 (0.31%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (11.31%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.20%) Oracle
3 15 (4.59%) SAP
4 13 (3.98%) DevExpress
5 10 (3.06%) ServiceNow
6 9 (2.75%) CA Agile Central
6 9 (2.75%) Planview
7 5 (1.53%) Charles River
8 3 (0.92%) CA
8 3 (0.92%) CheckPoint
8 3 (0.92%) HP
8 3 (0.92%) SimCorp
9 2 (0.61%) Citrix
9 2 (0.61%) LANDesk
9 2 (0.61%) VMware
10 1 (0.31%) Infor
10 1 (0.31%) Murex
10 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.31%) Tableau
10 1 (0.31%) VocaLink
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