The median contractor rate for a Portfolio Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 564 567 592
Rank change year-on-year +3 +25  
Contract jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 25 56 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.058% 0.11% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.12% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 44 28
Median daily rate £500 £500 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £440 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £735 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £505
% change year-on-year - -0.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40905 46317 48290
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.76% 95.03% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26668 30607 30911
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1248 1357 1858
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Portfolio Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Portfolio Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Portfolio Manager in England

Portfolio Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Portfolio Manager in England

Portfolio Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Portfolio Manager in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Portfolio Manager in England

Portfolio Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Portfolio Manager in England

Portfolio Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Portfolio Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -23 16 £540 +2.85% 7
South West +4 3 £380 -31.22%
South East +29 2 £463 +5.11% 3
East Midlands -7 2 £525 -
West Midlands +22 1 £450 -29.41% 1
North West +13 1 £625 +25.00% 1
Portfolio Manager
UK

Portfolio Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Portfolio Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Portfolio Manager in the job title.

1 28 (39.44%) Project Management
2 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (29.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (28.17%) PMO
5 17 (23.94%) Programme Management
6 16 (22.54%) Finance
7 14 (19.72%) Portfolio Management
8 9 (12.68%) Line Management
8 9 (12.68%) SC Cleared
8 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
9 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
10 7 (9.86%) Banking
10 7 (9.86%) Risk Management
10 7 (9.86%) Degree
11 6 (8.45%) Waterfall
11 6 (8.45%) Scrum
11 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Excel
11 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Project
12 5 (7.04%) Change Management
12 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
12 5 (7.04%) ITIL
12 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (7.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 5 (7.04%) Resource Management
13 4 (5.63%) Selenium
13 4 (5.63%) Test Management
13 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (5.63%) Manual Testing
13 4 (5.63%) Performance Management
13 4 (5.63%) JIRA

Portfolio Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.63%) Confluence
3 1 (1.41%) iPlanet
3 1 (1.41%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Firewall
1 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) Big Data
1 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Cucumber
1 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.63%) JIRA
1 4 (5.63%) Selenium
General
1 16 (22.54%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Banking
3 4 (5.63%) Retail
4 3 (4.23%) Marketing
5 2 (2.82%) Front Office
5 2 (2.82%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.41%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.41%) Electronics
6 1 (1.41%) French Language
6 1 (1.41%) Law
6 1 (1.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.41%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) Fintech
3 2 (2.82%) NHS
4 1 (1.41%) Derivative
4 1 (1.41%) Equities
4 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.41%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.41%) PMI
4 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (39.44%) Project Management
2 22 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (29.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (23.94%) Programme Management
5 14 (19.72%) Portfolio Management
6 9 (12.68%) Line Management
7 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
8 7 (9.86%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.45%) Scrum
9 6 (8.45%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.04%) Change Management
10 5 (7.04%) ITIL
10 5 (7.04%) Resource Management
11 4 (5.63%) BDD
11 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.63%) Manual Testing
11 4 (5.63%) Performance Management
11 4 (5.63%) TDD
11 4 (5.63%) Test Automation
11 4 (5.63%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.41%) C
1 1 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) SC Cleared
1 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.86%) Degree
3 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.41%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.41%) PMP
3 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (28.17%) PMO
2 2 (2.82%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.41%) MiFID
3 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.82%) SAP
3 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.41%) VMware
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