Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 458 408 358
Rank change year-on-year -50 -50 +16
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 172 218 270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.37% 0.48% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.56% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 139 188
London median daily rate £541 £528 £539
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.51% -2.04% +2.67%
10th Percentile £350 £350 £336
90th Percentile £759 £700 £800
England median daily rate £500 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London 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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40944 38874 39353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.93% 86.19% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29776 27868 28102
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £675 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 407 470
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £56.30 £50.05 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Portfolio Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Portfolio Management in London

Portfolio Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Portfolio Management in London

Portfolio Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Portfolio Management in London

Portfolio Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Portfolio Management in London

Portfolio Management
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London 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
Central London -4 41 £541 +3.10% 13
South London -19 12 £405 -32.50%
West London -14 7 £525 -0.57%
East London -9 3 £475 +11.76% 2
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 London region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 79 (45.93%) Finance
2 62 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (26.74%) Project Management
3 46 (26.74%) PMO
4 40 (23.26%) Banking
5 34 (19.77%) SQL
6 32 (18.60%) Asset Management
7 30 (17.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (15.70%) PRINCE2
9 24 (13.95%) SQL Server
9 24 (13.95%) Front Office
9 24 (13.95%) Risk Management
10 22 (12.79%) Microsoft Excel
11 19 (11.05%) Microsoft
11 19 (11.05%) Scrum
11 19 (11.05%) Investment Banking
11 19 (11.05%) Business Analysis
11 19 (11.05%) JIRA
12 18 (10.47%) Data Analysis
12 18 (10.47%) Programme Management
13 17 (9.88%) Derivative
13 17 (9.88%) Data Modelling
13 17 (9.88%) .NET
13 17 (9.88%) Service Delivery
14 16 (9.30%) Change Management
14 16 (9.30%) Investment Management
15 15 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (8.72%) C#
16 14 (8.14%) Data Management
16 14 (8.14%) MS Visio

Portfolio Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 10 (5.81%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.23%) Confluence
3 3 (1.74%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.16%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.58%) IIS
5 1 (0.58%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 22 (12.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (8.14%) MS Visio
3 10 (5.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (5.23%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (4.07%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.58%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (4.65%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.16%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) Eagle PACE
2 2 (1.16%) Salerio
3 1 (0.58%) Primavera
3 1 (0.58%) ReMetrica
3 1 (0.58%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.33%) SaaS
2 3 (1.74%) BPaaS
2 3 (1.74%) Office 365
2 3 (1.74%) PaaS
3 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.33%) DNS
1 4 (2.33%) SAN
2 2 (1.16%) DHCP
2 2 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (1.16%) LDAP
3 1 (0.58%) Firewall
3 1 (0.58%) FTP
3 1 (0.58%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.58%) SMS
3 1 (0.58%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (3.49%) Hadoop
3 6 (3.49%) MongoDB
3 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.91%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.74%) Big Data
5 3 (1.74%) MS Access
6 2 (1.16%) Electronic Patient Records
6 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.58%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.58%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.58%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 19 (11.05%) JIRA
2 6 (3.49%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.91%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.91%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.16%) VersionOne
4 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.58%) Selenium
General
1 79 (45.93%) Finance
2 40 (23.26%) Banking
3 24 (13.95%) Front Office
4 19 (11.05%) Investment Banking
5 11 (6.40%) Back Office
6 8 (4.65%) Financial Institution
7 6 (3.49%) Retail
7 6 (3.49%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.33%) Legal
9 3 (1.74%) Advertising
9 3 (1.74%) Publishing
9 3 (1.74%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.16%) International Banking
10 2 (1.16%) Law
10 2 (1.16%) Local Government
10 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.16%) Marketing
11 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (28.49%) Analyst
2 23 (13.37%) Business Analyst
3 22 (12.79%) Developer
4 20 (11.63%) Project Manager
5 17 (9.88%) Data Analyst
6 15 (8.72%) C# Developer
7 12 (6.98%) SQL Developer
8 10 (5.81%) Portfolio Manager
9 9 (5.23%) Asset Management Analyst
9 9 (5.23%) IT Analyst
9 9 (5.23%) PMO Lead
9 9 (5.23%) SQL Analyst
10 8 (4.65%) Architect
10 8 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (4.65%) SQL Data Analyst
11 7 (4.07%) Agile Coach
11 7 (4.07%) PMO Manager
12 6 (3.49%) Consultant
12 6 (3.49%) IT Manager
12 6 (3.49%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.88%) .NET
2 7 (4.07%) WPF
3 6 (3.49%) WCF
4 4 (2.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.74%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.16%) WinForms
6 2 (1.16%) XML
7 1 (0.58%) Angular 2
7 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.58%) COM
7 1 (0.58%) D3.js
7 1 (0.58%) Google Chart
7 1 (0.58%) Highcharts JS
7 1 (0.58%) HTML
7 1 (0.58%) JavaFX
7 1 (0.58%) Node.js
7 1 (0.58%) REST
7 1 (0.58%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.88%) Derivative
2 15 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.56%) Fixed Income
4 10 (5.81%) OTC Derivatives
5 9 (5.23%) Data Structures
5 9 (5.23%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.65%) Equities
7 6 (3.49%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.49%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.74%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.74%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.74%) Fintech
8 3 (1.74%) PMI
8 3 (1.74%) Swaptions
9 2 (1.16%) NHS
9 2 (1.16%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.16%) User Experience
9 2 (1.16%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.16%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.23%) Windows
2 8 (4.65%) Unix
3 3 (1.74%) Linux
4 2 (1.16%) HPUX
4 2 (1.16%) Solaris
5 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (26.74%) Project Management
3 32 (18.60%) Asset Management
4 30 (17.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (15.70%) PRINCE2
6 24 (13.95%) Risk Management
7 19 (11.05%) Business Analysis
7 19 (11.05%) Scrum
8 18 (10.47%) Data Analysis
8 18 (10.47%) Programme Management
9 17 (9.88%) Data Modelling
9 17 (9.88%) Service Delivery
10 16 (9.30%) Change Management
10 16 (9.30%) Investment Management
11 14 (8.14%) Analytics
11 14 (8.14%) Data Management
12 13 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (6.98%) Coaching
13 12 (6.98%) DevOps
13 12 (6.98%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (19.77%) SQL
2 15 (8.72%) C#
3 7 (4.07%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.33%) VBA
5 3 (1.74%) C
5 3 (1.74%) MATLAB
5 3 (1.74%) Python
5 3 (1.74%) R
6 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.58%) Java
7 1 (0.58%) Perl
7 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (7.56%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.40%) Degree
2 11 (6.40%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.91%) PMP
4 4 (2.33%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.74%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.58%) CFA
7 1 (0.58%) MCSD
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.58%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (26.74%) PMO
2 10 (5.81%) QA
3 9 (5.23%) GDPR
4 7 (4.07%) Data Quality
4 7 (4.07%) MiFID
5 4 (2.33%) SLA
6 2 (1.16%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (1.16%) P3O
7 1 (0.58%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.58%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.58%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.58%) UCITS
System Software
1 3 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.16%) NFS
2 2 (1.16%) Samba
2 2 (1.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.58%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.58%) Firmware
3 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.58%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.58%) XenApp
3 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.58%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (1.74%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.16%) logstash
2 2 (1.16%) Nagios
2 2 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.16%) Puppet
3 1 (0.58%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.58%) EdgeSight
3 1 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.58%) MOM
3 1 (0.58%) OfficeScan
3 1 (0.58%) SCOM
3 1 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.58%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 1 (0.58%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (11.05%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.98%) Oracle
3 10 (5.81%) Bloomberg
4 6 (3.49%) Planview
5 5 (2.91%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.33%) CA Agile Central
6 4 (2.33%) Telerik
7 3 (1.74%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.74%) Charles River
7 3 (1.74%) GoldenSource
7 3 (1.74%) Hitachi
7 3 (1.74%) HP
7 3 (1.74%) Pega
7 3 (1.74%) SAP
7 3 (1.74%) Symantec
7 3 (1.74%) Veritas
7 3 (1.74%) VMware
8 2 (1.16%) FactSet
8 2 (1.16%) Fidessa
8 2 (1.16%) IBM