Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 111 105
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6 +16
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 28 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.31% 0.21% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 0.25% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 3
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £434 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.78% -38.04% +100.00%
10th Percentile £252 £366 £310
90th Percentile £401 £491 £750
South East median daily rate £410 £434 £413
% change year-on-year -5.48% +5.15% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £20.34 - -
South East median hourly rate £20.34 £23.34 -
% change year-on-year -12.84% - -

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 1,788 1,603 1,710
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 83.47% 84.28% 84.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 777 897
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £260 £257 £260
90th Percentile £550 £563 £527
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 53 42
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.85% -0.77%
10th Percentile £10.45 £9.51 £10.78
90th Percentile £47.60 £54.75 £44.43
South East median hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year -4.44% -17.43% +26.45%

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 26 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Portfolio Management in Buckinghamshire

Portfolio Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Portfolio Management in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Contractor hourly 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 26 April 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 +2 23 £400 -7.78%
High Wycombe - 4 £258 -
Portfolio Management
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 20 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 14 (50.00%) PMO
3 11 (39.29%) PRINCE2
4 10 (35.71%) Project Management
5 9 (32.14%) Finance
5 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
6 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 8 (28.57%) Programme Management
7 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (17.86%) Matrix Management
8 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (17.86%) Process Improvement
8 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (17.86%) Change Management
8 5 (17.86%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
9 4 (14.29%) DMAIC
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (14.29%) PMP
9 4 (14.29%) PMI Certification
9 4 (14.29%) Presales
9 4 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
9 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (14.29%) Facilities Management
10 3 (10.71%) Logistics
10 3 (10.71%) Six Sigma
10 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (10.71%) Service Management

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 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) PMO Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) PMO Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Change Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Project Planner
4 3 (10.71%) PMO Lead
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) FMCG Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) PMO Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) PMO Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Portfolio Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Portfolio Office Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Programme Planner
6 1 (3.57%) Report Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) PRINCE2
2 10 (35.71%) Project Management
3 8 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.86%) Change Management
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (17.86%) Matrix Management
5 5 (17.86%) Matrix Organization
5 5 (17.86%) Process Improvement
6 4 (14.29%) DMAIC
6 4 (14.29%) Facilities Management
6 4 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
6 4 (14.29%) Presales
6 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.71%) Contingency Planning
7 3 (10.71%) Kaizen
7 3 (10.71%) Logistics
7 3 (10.71%) Service Management
7 3 (10.71%) Six Sigma
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 20 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 4 (14.29%) PMP
2 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.57%) APMP
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (3.57%) P3O
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle