Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 202 196 193
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3 +38
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 45 35 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.65% 0.57% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.65% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 28
City of London median daily rate £570 £500 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.00% +12.68% -4.16%
10th Percentile £322 £370 £322
90th Percentile £675 £679 £684
Central London median daily rate £600 £500 £438
% change year-on-year +20.00% +14.29% -5.41%
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 6,057 5,374 5,681
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.42% 87.27% 87.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,786 4,141 4,561
City of London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £300
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £480 £463
% change year-on-year +4.17% +3.78% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 44 58
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.35 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.36% -3.25% -2.18%
10th Percentile £12.01 £13.06 £11.50
90th Percentile £36.20 £29.77 £54.50
Central London median hourly rate £19.38 £17.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +13.97% -17.07% +0.27%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 26 (57.78%) Finance
2 15 (33.33%) SQL
3 12 (26.67%) Project Management
3 12 (26.67%) Change Management
3 12 (26.67%) PMO
4 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
6 9 (20.00%) Asset Management
7 8 (17.78%) Banking
7 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (17.78%) Fixed Income
8 7 (15.56%) Migration
8 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
9 6 (13.33%) Analytics
9 6 (13.33%) SDLC
9 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 6 (13.33%) PMP
9 6 (13.33%) PMI Certification
9 6 (13.33%) Intranet
9 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
9 6 (13.33%) Front Office
9 6 (13.33%) Business Analysis
9 6 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 6 (13.33%) thinkFolio
10 5 (11.11%) Degree
10 5 (11.11%) French Language
10 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
10 5 (11.11%) SimCorp
10 5 (11.11%) SimCorp Dimension
10 5 (11.11%) Data 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 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) thinkFolio
2 5 (11.11%) SimCorp Dimension
3 4 (8.89%) ReMetrica
4 1 (2.22%) Markit EDM
4 1 (2.22%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 2 (4.44%) Office 365
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Intranet
2 5 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) SWIFTNet
3 1 (2.22%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (57.78%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Front Office
4 5 (11.11%) French Language
5 4 (8.89%) Back Office
5 4 (8.89%) Financial Institution
6 3 (6.67%) Law
7 2 (4.44%) Retail
7 2 (4.44%) Retail Banking
8 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
8 1 (2.22%) Private Banking
8 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Business Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Fixed Income Business Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Programme Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Salesforce Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) IT Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) SimCorp Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) SimCorp Business Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) thinkFolio Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) thinkFolio Business Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.22%) CSS
1 1 (2.22%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
1 1 (2.22%) HTML5
1 1 (2.22%) Node.js
1 1 (2.22%) React
1 1 (2.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Fixed Income
2 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.11%) Equities
4 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.89%) Reinsurance
4 4 (8.89%) Tandem
5 3 (6.67%) User Experience
6 2 (4.44%) PMI
7 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.22%) Derivative
7 1 (2.22%) FMCG
7 1 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.22%) SWIFT
7 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
2 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Change Management
1 12 (26.67%) Project Management
2 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (15.56%) Migration
6 6 (13.33%) Analytics
6 6 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 6 (13.33%) SDLC
7 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.11%) Data Management
7 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (11.11%) Document Management
7 5 (11.11%) Information Management
7 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 5 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 5 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 5 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) Python
3 4 (8.89%) MATLAB
3 4 (8.89%) R
4 2 (4.44%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) C
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) PMI Certification
1 6 (13.33%) PMP
2 5 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) APMG
3 1 (2.22%) CAPM
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) PMO
2 2 (4.44%) QA
3 1 (2.22%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (11.11%) SimCorp
3 1 (2.22%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.22%) Charles River
3 1 (2.22%) HP
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) Temenos