The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 3 months to 28 June 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
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 151 171
Rank change year-on-year +2 +20  
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 17 14 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.52% 0.42% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.49% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 30
Median daily rate £500 £513 £503
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +1.99%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £465 £407
10% offered a daily rate of more than £672 £750 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -16.40% +17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £29.00

Portfolio Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2879 2886 4657
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.23% 85.71% 81.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2211 2359 3662
Median daily rate £500 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 56
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £15.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £33.35 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Portfolio Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Portfolio Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Portfolio Management in the City of London

Portfolio Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Portfolio Management in the City of London

Portfolio Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Portfolio Management in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Portfolio Management in the City of London

Portfolio Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Portfolio Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Front Office
3 12 (35.29%) Fixed Income
4 11 (32.35%) Finance
4 11 (32.35%) Python
4 11 (32.35%) R
4 11 (32.35%) Quantitative Research
5 10 (29.41%) Analytics
5 10 (29.41%) Data Analytics
6 9 (26.47%) Selenium
6 9 (26.47%) Relational Database
7 8 (23.53%) PMO
8 7 (20.59%) Change Management
8 7 (20.59%) Project Management
9 6 (17.65%) Banking
10 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (11.76%) Scrum
11 4 (11.76%) SQL
11 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
12 3 (8.82%) Oracle
12 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
12 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (8.82%) Release Management
12 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
12 3 (8.82%) MiFID
12 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
12 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
13 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
13 2 (5.88%) Project Governance
13 2 (5.88%) Dependency Management

Portfolio Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (2.94%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Slack
1 1 (2.94%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Selenium
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 14 (41.18%) Front Office
2 11 (32.35%) Finance
3 6 (17.65%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Legal
5 1 (2.94%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.94%) Law
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
1 11 (32.35%) Python Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Front Office Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Coach
5 3 (8.82%) IT Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Portfolio Manager
5 3 (8.82%) R Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.88%) PMO Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Portfolio Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Portfolio Office Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Project Support Officer
7 1 (2.94%) Release Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Murex MxML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Fixed Income
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.88%) PMI
4 1 (2.94%) CMDB
4 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
1 2 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Quantitative Research
3 10 (29.41%) Analytics
3 10 (29.41%) Data Analytics
4 7 (20.59%) Change Management
4 7 (20.59%) Project Management
5 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.76%) Scrum
7 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
7 3 (8.82%) Release Management
7 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
7 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.88%) Dependency Management
8 2 (5.88%) Migration
8 2 (5.88%) Programme Delivery
8 2 (5.88%) Project Governance
8 2 (5.88%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) Python
1 11 (32.35%) R
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.88%) PMP
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.94%) MBA
2 1 (2.94%) OCP
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) PMO
2 3 (8.82%) MiFID
3 1 (2.94%) P3O
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) DataCore
2 1 (2.94%) Google
2 1 (2.94%) Hyperion
2 1 (2.94%) Informatica
2 1 (2.94%) Murex
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