Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 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
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 183 198
Rank change year-on-year -7 +15 -10
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 9 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.17% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.38% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 12
East of England median daily rate £470 £435 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.05% -10.77% +30.00%
10th Percentile £410 £230 £310
90th Percentile £818 £700 £631
England median daily rate £500 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £28.37 £18.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +53.32% +48.00% -70.20%

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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4269 3972 4677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.73% 81.44% 78.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2462 2303 2727
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £234
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 323 400
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +35.45% -1.56%
10th Percentile £11.52 £13.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.43
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Portfolio Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Portfolio Management in the East of England

Portfolio Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Portfolio Management in the East of England

Portfolio Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Portfolio Management in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Portfolio Management in the East of England

Portfolio Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Portfolio Management in the East of England

Portfolio Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Bedfordshire -7 4 £443 -
Cambridgeshire -18 3 £750 +71.43%
Suffolk +12 1 - -
Hertfordshire -10 1 £475 -24.00% 1
Portfolio Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East of England region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) PMO
4 4 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Financial Modelling
4 4 (44.44%) Revenue Management
4 4 (44.44%) Yield Management
4 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Product Breakdown Structure
5 1 (11.11%) Proactive Management
5 1 (11.11%) Innovation Management
5 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (11.11%) Business Development
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) Planview
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
5 1 (11.11%) PMBOK
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management

Portfolio Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Business IT Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) IT Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) IT Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Operations
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Financial Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Revenue Management
2 4 (44.44%) Yield Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Innovation Management
3 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Proactive Management
3 1 (11.11%) Product Breakdown Structure
3 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) PMO
2 1 (11.11%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Planview