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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Portfolio Management
London / City of London
Rank 136 139 167
Rank change year-on-year +3 +28  
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 17 22 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.57% 0.67% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.76% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 26
Median daily rate £500 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -13.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £523 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year - -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 - -

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 2560 2885 4153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.48% 87.74% 82.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2008 2312 3203
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 25 35
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.99 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.96% -2.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.84 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Portfolio Management in the City of London.

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

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) Banking
4 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (25.81%) Front Office
5 7 (22.58%) PMO
6 6 (19.35%) Project Management
7 5 (16.13%) Scrum
7 5 (16.13%) Change Management
7 5 (16.13%) Analytics
8 4 (12.90%) R
8 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
8 4 (12.90%) Data Analytics
8 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
8 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
8 4 (12.90%) Selenium
8 4 (12.90%) Fixed Income
8 4 (12.90%) SQL
8 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
8 4 (12.90%) Python
9 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
9 3 (9.68%) TDD
9 3 (9.68%) Wealth Management
9 3 (9.68%) User Experience
9 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (9.68%) Wireframes
10 2 (6.45%) Programme Governance
10 2 (6.45%) Coaching
10 2 (6.45%) Dependency Management
10 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement

Portfolio Management
Top Related 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 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Slack
1 1 (3.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Selenium
General
1 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Banking
3 8 (25.81%) Front Office
4 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Legal
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Front Office Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Portfolio Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Python Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Coach
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Implementation Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Project Implementation Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Support Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) UI Developer
5 2 (6.45%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) WPF
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) MSMQ
2 1 (3.23%) Murex MxML
2 1 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Fixed Income
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.23%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) PMI
3 1 (3.23%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (19.35%) Project Management
4 5 (16.13%) Analytics
4 5 (16.13%) Change Management
4 5 (16.13%) Scrum
5 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
5 4 (12.90%) Data Analytics
5 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
6 3 (9.68%) TDD
6 3 (9.68%) Wealth Management
6 3 (9.68%) Wireframes
7 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.45%) Coaching
7 2 (6.45%) Dependency Management
7 2 (6.45%) Migration
7 2 (6.45%) Programme Governance
7 2 (6.45%) Project Governance
7 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Python
1 4 (12.90%) R
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) C#
2 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.45%) XAML
3 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) APMP
1 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.23%) PMP
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) PMO
2 1 (3.23%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) DevExpress
2 1 (3.23%) Citrix
2 1 (3.23%) DataCore
2 1 (3.23%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Murex
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Planview
2 1 (3.23%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
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