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 3 months to 27 March 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 320 304 300
Rank change year-on-year -16 -4  
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 78 127 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.40% 0.57% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.67% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 87 76
Median daily rate £525 £498 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.52% +9.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year - -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 - -

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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 16487 18855 17641
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.16% 85.15% 81.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 11864 13608 12398
Median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 194 250
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Portfolio Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 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
City of London -3 16 £575 +48.38% 5
Canary Wharf - 2 £610 -
Brentford - 1 £500 -
Westminster - 1 £275 -
Wimbledon - 1 £490 -
Heathrow - 1 £363 -
Portfolio Management
England

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 104 (59.43%) Finance
2 64 (36.57%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (34.29%) Project Management
4 58 (33.14%) PMO
5 45 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 42 (24.00%) Banking
7 31 (17.71%) Programme Management
7 31 (17.71%) PRINCE2
8 28 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 28 (16.00%) Analytics
9 26 (14.86%) MS Excel
9 26 (14.86%) Front Office
10 23 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (12.57%) SharePoint
12 21 (12.00%) Microsoft
12 21 (12.00%) Legal
13 20 (11.43%) MS Visio
13 20 (11.43%) User Experience
14 19 (10.86%) MS Project
14 19 (10.86%) Asset Management
15 18 (10.29%) Release Management
16 16 (9.14%) TDD
16 16 (9.14%) Business Analysis
16 16 (9.14%) SQL
16 16 (9.14%) Waterfall
17 15 (8.57%) JavaScript
17 15 (8.57%) JIRA
17 15 (8.57%) Confluence
18 14 (8.00%) Visualisation
18 14 (8.00%) Change Management

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 22 (12.57%) SharePoint
2 15 (8.57%) Confluence
3 2 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.14%) IIS
4 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 26 (14.86%) MS Excel
3 20 (11.43%) MS Visio
4 19 (10.86%) MS Project
5 8 (4.57%) MS Office
6 2 (1.14%) LaTeX
7 1 (0.57%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.57%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (1.71%) SimCorp Dimension
2 1 (0.57%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.57%) Loan IQ
2 1 (0.57%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.57%) PolarLake
2 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.57%) Slack
1 1 (0.57%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.57%) DNS
1 1 (0.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.00%) Relational Database
1 7 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.29%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.71%) Qlik Sense
3 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.14%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.57%) Big Data
5 1 (0.57%) DB2
5 1 (0.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (8.57%) JIRA
2 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Blend
2 4 (2.29%) Moq
2 4 (2.29%) NCrunch
2 4 (2.29%) NUnit
2 4 (2.29%) ReSharper
2 4 (2.29%) Selenium
2 4 (2.29%) StyleCop
3 1 (0.57%) MSI
3 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 104 (59.43%) Finance
2 42 (24.00%) Banking
3 26 (14.86%) Front Office
4 21 (12.00%) Legal
5 8 (4.57%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.43%) Publishing
7 5 (2.86%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.29%) Back Office
8 4 (2.29%) Marketing
8 4 (2.29%) Retail
9 1 (0.57%) Advertising
9 1 (0.57%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.57%) Electronics
9 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.57%) French Language
9 1 (0.57%) Games
9 1 (0.57%) Law
9 1 (0.57%) Local Government
9 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.57%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (20.57%) Analyst
2 30 (17.14%) Developer
3 27 (15.43%) Project Manager
4 20 (11.43%) Business Analyst
5 12 (6.86%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (5.71%) UI Developer
7 9 (5.14%) PMO Manager
7 9 (5.14%) Portfolio Analyst
7 9 (5.14%) Senior Manager
7 9 (5.14%) Senior Project Manager
7 9 (5.14%) Web Developer
8 8 (4.57%) Agile Coach
8 8 (4.57%) Delivery Manager
8 8 (4.57%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (4.00%) Consultant
9 7 (4.00%) Portfolio Manager
9 7 (4.00%) Senior Portfolio Analyst
9 7 (4.00%) UI/UX Developer
9 7 (4.00%) UX Developer
10 6 (3.43%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.43%) AngularJS
2 12 (6.86%) HTML
2 12 (6.86%) HTML5
2 12 (6.86%) React
2 12 (6.86%) Redux
3 11 (6.29%) Velocity
4 8 (4.57%) WPF
5 7 (4.00%) .NET
6 4 (2.29%) ADO
7 2 (1.14%) MSMQ
7 2 (1.14%) SOAP
8 1 (0.57%) Murex MxML
8 1 (0.57%) Web Services
8 1 (0.57%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.57%) WSDL
8 1 (0.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (11.43%) User Experience
3 12 (6.86%) Virtual Team
4 8 (4.57%) Derivative
4 8 (4.57%) Fixed Income
4 8 (4.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (4.57%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.14%) Equities
6 2 (1.14%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.14%) PMI
6 2 (1.14%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.14%) Wiki
7 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.57%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.57%) NHS
7 1 (0.57%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (0.57%) Podcast
7 1 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.86%) Unix
2 3 (1.71%) Windows
3 2 (1.14%) Linux
3 2 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (36.57%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (34.29%) Project Management
3 45 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (17.71%) PRINCE2
4 31 (17.71%) Programme Management
5 28 (16.00%) Analytics
6 19 (10.86%) Asset Management
7 18 (10.29%) Release Management
8 16 (9.14%) Business Analysis
8 16 (9.14%) TDD
8 16 (9.14%) Waterfall
9 14 (8.00%) Change Management
9 14 (8.00%) Visualisation
10 13 (7.43%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (7.43%) Coaching
10 13 (7.43%) Data Modelling
10 13 (7.43%) Resource Management
10 13 (7.43%) Risk Analysis
10 13 (7.43%) Web Development
11 12 (6.86%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.14%) SQL
2 15 (8.57%) JavaScript
3 13 (7.43%) C#
4 12 (6.86%) TypeScript
5 7 (4.00%) XAML
6 6 (3.43%) R
7 5 (2.86%) Python
8 4 (2.29%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.14%) VBA
10 1 (0.57%) C++
10 1 (0.57%) Java
10 1 (0.57%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.57%) Scala
10 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (6.29%) Degree
2 8 (4.57%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.86%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.29%) PMP
4 4 (2.29%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.71%) APMP
5 3 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.71%) CFA
5 3 (1.71%) IIBA
5 3 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.57%) CAPM
7 1 (0.57%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.57%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (33.14%) PMO
2 10 (5.71%) MiFID
3 6 (3.43%) QA
4 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.57%) EMIR
4 1 (0.57%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.00%) DevExpress
3 5 (2.86%) Oracle
4 4 (2.29%) CA
4 4 (2.29%) SAP
4 4 (2.29%) Sybase
5 3 (1.71%) Charles River
5 3 (1.71%) Planview
5 3 (1.71%) SimCorp
6 2 (1.14%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (1.14%) Citrix
6 2 (1.14%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.57%) Adobe
7 1 (0.57%) DataCore
7 1 (0.57%) Google
7 1 (0.57%) Informatica
7 1 (0.57%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.57%) Murex
7 1 (0.57%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.57%) VMware
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