Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 202 219
Rank change year-on-year -7 +17 +41
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 39 39 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.55% 0.58% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.67% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 32 49
City of London median daily rate £545 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.81% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £385 £301 £363
90th Percentile £775 £611 £608
Central London median daily rate £545 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +3.81% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6308 5856 7591
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.36% 87.43% 83.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5014 4674 6040
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £317 £288
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 54 74
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.33% +11.18%
10th Percentile £13.34 £13.58 £10.91
90th Percentile £32.07 £53.54 £45.15
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% -9.52% +16.67%

Portfolio Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Portfolio Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 23 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 City of London region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 24 (61.54%) Finance
2 20 (51.28%) Banking
3 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.21%) Investment Banking
4 10 (25.64%) Front Office
5 9 (23.08%) SQL
5 9 (23.08%) PMO
6 8 (20.51%) Asset Management
7 7 (17.95%) JIRA
7 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
8 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 6 (15.38%) Data Modelling
8 6 (15.38%) Project Management
8 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
8 6 (15.38%) Analytics
9 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
9 5 (12.82%) NoSQL
9 5 (12.82%) DevOps
9 5 (12.82%) OTC Derivatives
9 5 (12.82%) Derivative
9 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
9 5 (12.82%) TeamCity
9 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
9 5 (12.82%) Hadoop
9 5 (12.82%) Confluence
9 5 (12.82%) C#
9 5 (12.82%) Oracle
9 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Excel
10 4 (10.26%) Bloomberg
10 4 (10.26%) Risk 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 5 (12.82%) Confluence
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) Hadoop
2 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
2 5 (12.82%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.69%) MS Access
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) JIRA
2 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.82%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (61.54%) Finance
2 20 (51.28%) Banking
3 11 (28.21%) Investment Banking
4 10 (25.64%) Front Office
5 2 (5.13%) Back Office
5 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.13%) International Banking
5 2 (5.13%) Law
5 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Business Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Data Analyst
5 6 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Analyst Developer
6 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Consultant
6 5 (12.82%) Senior Analyst Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Senior Data Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Senior Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Senior SQL Developer
6 5 (12.82%) SQL Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) SQL Data Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) SQL Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Asset Management Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) IT Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
1 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Derivative
1 5 (12.82%) OTC Derivatives
2 3 (7.69%) Swaptions
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.56%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.56%) PMI
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Unix
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.51%) Asset Management
3 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
4 6 (15.38%) Analytics
4 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 6 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 6 (15.38%) Project Management
5 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
5 5 (12.82%) DevOps
6 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.69%) Coaching
7 3 (7.69%) Investment Management
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL
7 3 (7.69%) Scrum
7 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.13%) Change Control
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.13%) Dependency Management
8 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) C#
3 3 (7.69%) VBA
4 1 (2.56%) C
4 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) PMO
2 2 (5.13%) GDPR
2 2 (5.13%) MiFID
3 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle
2 4 (10.26%) Bloomberg
3 2 (5.13%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.13%) Charles River
3 2 (5.13%) GoldenSource
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.56%) Informatica
4 1 (2.56%) Murex
4 1 (2.56%) Pega
4 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com