Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 112 101
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 +24
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 6 26 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.35% 1.09% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 1.31% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 3
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £400 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -42.86% +55.64%
10th Percentile £408 £219 £480
90th Percentile £636 £479 £765
South East median daily rate £470 £349 £514
% change year-on-year +34.67% -32.10% +36.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £28.00 -
South East median hourly rate £70.00 £28.00 £23.34
% change year-on-year +150.00% +19.97% +141.49%

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 1,497 1,980 1,451
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 88.42% 83.30% 85.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 865 919 799
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -1.23% +8.00%
10th Percentile £240 £255 £224
90th Percentile £584 £530 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 94 68
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £16.83 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.84% +12.20% -7.06%
10th Percentile £10.98 £10.00 £9.49
90th Percentile £34.13 £48.75 £41.80
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £22.75 £24.23
% change year-on-year +10.42% -6.09% -3.10%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +12 4 £500 +25.00%
High Wycombe -11 1 £400 +68.42%
Portfolio Management
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) P3O
4 1 (16.67%) APMG
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) PMO
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) ERP Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) ERP Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Head of PMO
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Office Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) APMG
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) P3O
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle