Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Portfolio Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Portfolio Management over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Portfolio Management
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 132 108
Rank change year-on-year +20 -24 +21
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 12 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.60% 0.19% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.24% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 4
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £330 £453 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.07% -35.36% +55.56%
10th Percentile £220 £366 £353
90th Percentile £461 £504 £750
South East median daily rate £608 £430 £528
% change year-on-year +41.28% -18.56% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.82 - -
South East median hourly rate £13.82 - -

Portfolio Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,669 1,701 1,724
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 83.08% 82.37% 85.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 891 797 940
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £408 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £253
90th Percentile £563 £544 £525
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 51 44
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.28 £16.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.48% +17.86% -20.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.06 £9.37
90th Percentile £47.50 £77.50 £51.85
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £19.66 £24.06
% change year-on-year +27.16% -18.29% +11.65%

Portfolio Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Portfolio Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Portfolio Management in Buckinghamshire

Portfolio Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Portfolio Management in Buckinghamshire

Portfolio Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Portfolio Management in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Portfolio Management in Buckinghamshire

Portfolio Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Portfolio Management in Buckinghamshire

Portfolio Management
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +16 12 £330 -27.07%
Portfolio Management
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Portfolio Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (41.67%) Matrix Management
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (41.67%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Legal
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Logistics
6 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
6 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (16.67%) PMO
6 2 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (8.33%) People Management
7 1 (8.33%) Presales
7 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Demand Management
7 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (8.33%) Line Management
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis

Portfolio Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Change Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Project Planner
3 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) PMO Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Planner
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) Matrix Management
2 5 (41.67%) Matrix Organization
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Logistics
5 2 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (8.33%) Demand Management
6 1 (8.33%) People Management
6 1 (8.33%) Presales
6 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PMO
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft