Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 109 119
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10 +2
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 23 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.78% 0.56% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.67% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 10
Edinburgh median daily rate £500 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -8.11% -11.90%
10th Percentile £375 £325 £396
90th Percentile £641 £483 £654
Scotland median daily rate £500 £423 £450
% change year-on-year +18.34% -6.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2492 1787 2630
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.33% 83.90% 83.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1457 1024 1353
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
% change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 26 20
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £17.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +11.20% +12.62%
10th Percentile £11.23 £11.25 £11.87
90th Percentile £36.68 £46.69 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

Portfolio Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Portfolio Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Portfolio Management in Edinburgh

Portfolio Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Portfolio Management in Edinburgh

Portfolio Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Portfolio Management in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Portfolio Management in Edinburgh

Portfolio Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Portfolio Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 16 (69.57%) Charles River
2 13 (56.52%) Fixed Income
2 13 (56.52%) thinkFolio
3 12 (52.17%) Equities
4 11 (47.83%) Finance
5 8 (34.78%) Asset Management
5 8 (34.78%) Investment Management
5 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
6 7 (30.43%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (30.43%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (30.43%) Front Office
6 7 (30.43%) Workflow
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
7 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (17.39%) Markit EDM
8 4 (17.39%) SDLC
9 3 (13.04%) SQL
9 3 (13.04%) Banking
9 3 (13.04%) FitNesse
10 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
10 2 (8.70%) Scrum
10 2 (8.70%) Legal
10 2 (8.70%) EMIR
10 2 (8.70%) DevOps
10 2 (8.70%) Coaching
10 2 (8.70%) PMO
11 1 (4.35%) Actionable Insight
11 1 (4.35%) Target Operating Model
11 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance

Portfolio Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Business Applications
1 13 (56.52%) thinkFolio
2 4 (17.39%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) FitNesse
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Front Office
3 3 (13.04%) Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Analyst
2 13 (56.52%) Business Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Business Manager
3 7 (30.43%) Front Office Business Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Charles River Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Transformation Manager
6 1 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Director
6 1 (4.35%) Release Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Programme Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Fixed Income
2 12 (52.17%) Equities
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (34.78%) Asset Management
1 8 (34.78%) Investment Management
2 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
2 7 (30.43%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (30.43%) Workflow
3 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) SDLC
5 2 (8.70%) Coaching
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 1 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (4.35%) Kanban
6 1 (4.35%) Matrix Management
6 1 (4.35%) Practice Management
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.35%) Release Management
6 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
6 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) EMIR
1 2 (8.70%) PMO
2 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Charles River