Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 15 August 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 137 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +145
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 5 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.18% 0.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
East Midlands median daily rate £298 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% - -
England median daily rate £533 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +6.50% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.66 £26.87 £46.00
% change year-on-year +14.13% -41.60% +58.62%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,370 2,619 2,607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 83.01% 84.76% 82.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,467 1,652 1,618
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £269 £255 £250
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 86 61
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.35 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.01% -1.03% -19.44%
10th Percentile £10.37 £10.30 £10.44
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.50 £43.75
England median hourly rate £21.50 £23.48 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.43% -0.09% +8.60%

Portfolio Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Portfolio Management in the East Midlands

Portfolio Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Portfolio Management in the East Midlands

Portfolio Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Portfolio Management in the East Midlands

Portfolio Management
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Portfolio Management within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -14 2 £320 +42.22%
Derbyshire +15 1 - -
Nottinghamshire -10 1 - -
Portfolio Management
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) PMO
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) PMI
3 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (20.00%) BCP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (20.00%) SMS
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching

Portfolio Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Coach
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) PMI
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) BCP
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP