The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 25 June 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 / Glasgow
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 69 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.77% 0.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £388 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -16.40% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £29.00

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 543 564 749
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 83.15% 80.57% 83.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 340 389
Median daily rate £380 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.29% +2.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 29
Median hourly rate £25.00 £43.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.86% +19.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £43.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Portfolio Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Portfolio Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Portfolio Management in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Legal
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) MiFID
2 4 (66.67%) Release Management
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) PMP
3 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project

Portfolio Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) MiFID Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Release Management
1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (33.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP