Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 106 126
Rank change year-on-year -12 +20 -14
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 15 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.63% 0.17% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.20% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 12
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £348 £725 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.07% +61.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £208 £680 £327
90th Percentile £496 £770 £630
South East median daily rate £349 £528 £380
% change year-on-year -33.90% +38.95% -6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £28.37 - -
South East median hourly rate £28.37 - £9.67

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 1950 1492 2156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.80% 84.06% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 814 1137
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £251 £240 £238
90th Percentile £537 £548 £506
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 59 59
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.58 £15.00 £16.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -7.86% +25.23%
10th Percentile £9.51 £9.31 £9.45
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.30 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -11.54% - +48.57%

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 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 17 November 2017. 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 -18 7 £488 -32.76%
High Wycombe - 7 £215 -
Portfolio Management
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 12 (80.00%) PMO
2 11 (73.33%) Project Management
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (60.00%) Programme Management
4 8 (53.33%) Finance
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (53.33%) Facilities Management
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (53.33%) PMP
4 8 (53.33%) PMI Certification
4 8 (53.33%) Performance Improvement
5 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (46.67%) Process Improvement
5 7 (46.67%) Contingency Planning
5 7 (46.67%) DMAIC
6 6 (40.00%) Six Sigma
7 4 (26.67%) Planview
8 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (20.00%) Change Management
8 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (20.00%) Banking
8 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (13.33%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (13.33%) Degree
9 2 (13.33%) Scrum
9 2 (13.33%) Oracle
9 2 (13.33%) ERP
10 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
10 1 (6.67%) Security 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 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle ERP
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) PMO Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Portfolio Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Change Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (13.33%) PMO Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Change Portfolio Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Finance Manager
6 1 (6.67%) FMCG Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Insight Manager
6 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) PMO Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Change Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Change Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) FMCG
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Project Management
2 9 (60.00%) Programme Management
3 8 (53.33%) Facilities Management
3 8 (53.33%) Performance Improvement
4 7 (46.67%) Contingency Planning
4 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (46.67%) DMAIC
4 7 (46.67%) Process Improvement
5 6 (40.00%) Six Sigma
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Change Management
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) ERP
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
8 1 (6.67%) Business Analytics
8 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (6.67%) CRM
8 1 (6.67%) Logistics
8 1 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) PMI Certification
1 8 (53.33%) PMP
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) APMP
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) PMO
2 1 (6.67%) P3O
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Planview
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) SAP