Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 232 202 210
Rank change year-on-year -30 +8 +13
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 26 45 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.37% 0.66% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.74% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 37 34
City of London median daily rate £568 £538 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.58% +2.38% +5.00%
10th Percentile £415 £385 £308
90th Percentile £767 £738 £768
Central London median daily rate £568 £531 £525
% change year-on-year +6.82% +1.19% +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 6,058 6,120 5,826
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.52% 89.23% 87.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,823 4,827 4,670
City of London median daily rate £510 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £660
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 54 53
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.50% -
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £29.63 £31.28 £54.03
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -1.58% -5.00%

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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 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 City of London region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) Python
3 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Back Office
4 5 (19.23%) Fixed Income
4 5 (19.23%) Degree
4 5 (19.23%) Project Management
5 4 (15.38%) Java
5 4 (15.38%) Derivative
5 4 (15.38%) SaaS
5 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 4 (15.38%) Reinsurance
5 4 (15.38%) PMO
6 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (11.54%) SDLC
6 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (11.54%) React
6 3 (11.54%) TypeScript
6 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
6 3 (11.54%) Power BI
6 3 (11.54%) OTC Derivatives
6 3 (11.54%) Data Lake
6 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
6 3 (11.54%) Node.js
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (11.54%) Data Architecture
6 3 (11.54%) Git (software)

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 2 (7.69%) Apache Solr
1 2 (7.69%) Apache Spark
1 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) ReMetrica
2 1 (3.85%) Markit EDM
2 1 (3.85%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Data Lake
1 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
1 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
1 3 (11.54%) Power BI
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (7.69%) HBase
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) Riak
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) Jasmine
2 2 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (7.69%) Maven
2 2 (7.69%) webpack
3 1 (3.85%) Artifactory
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Back Office
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Prime Brokerage
5 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.85%) Front Office
5 1 (3.85%) Law
5 1 (3.85%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Lead Architect
2 4 (15.38%) SaaS Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Technical Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Technical Leader
3 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Data Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Hadoop Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Python Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Angular Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Governance Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) IT Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) IT Governance Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) C++ Developer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
2 3 (11.54%) CSS
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) Node.js
2 3 (11.54%) React
3 2 (7.69%) D3.js
4 1 (3.85%) Angular 2
4 1 (3.85%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Fixed Income
2 4 (15.38%) Derivative
2 4 (15.38%) Reinsurance
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (11.54%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.85%) Fintech
5 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
2 5 (19.23%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) Data Architecture
3 3 (11.54%) ETL
3 3 (11.54%) OO
3 3 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
3 3 (11.54%) SDLC
3 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.69%) Analytics
4 2 (7.69%) Capital Modelling
4 2 (7.69%) Catastrophe Modelling
4 2 (7.69%) Decision-Making
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Search
4 2 (7.69%) IT Governance
4 2 (7.69%) Open Source
4 2 (7.69%) Programme Governance
4 2 (7.69%) TDD
4 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Python
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) TypeScript
4 2 (7.69%) C
4 2 (7.69%) C++
4 2 (7.69%) MATLAB
4 2 (7.69%) R
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.85%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) PMO
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Sybase
2 1 (3.85%) Bloomberg
2 1 (3.85%) Charles River
2 1 (3.85%) Tradeweb