The median contractor rate for a Portfolio Manager was £588 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Portfolio Manager
England / London
Rank 381 418 400
Rank change year-on-year +37 -18  
Contract jobs requiring a Portfolio Manager 25 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.081% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.086% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 12
Median daily rate £588 £500 £581
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.50% -13.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £343 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £780 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £569 £545 £537
% change year-on-year +4.35% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £30.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18251 21034 20113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.00% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12983 15075 13890
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 283 373
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Portfolio Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Portfolio Manager in London

Portfolio Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Portfolio Manager in London

Portfolio Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Portfolio Manager in London

Portfolio Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Portfolio Manager in London

Portfolio Manager
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 Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 26 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 +5 4 £575 +65.46%
Croydon - 3 £613 -
Chessington - 1 - -
Portfolio Manager
England

Portfolio Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 London region featuring Portfolio Manager in the job title.

1 16 (38.10%) Project Management
2 12 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (21.43%) PMO
4 9 (21.43%) Finance
5 8 (19.05%) Line Management
6 7 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
6 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (14.29%) Programme Governance
8 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
8 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
8 5 (11.90%) Degree
9 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
9 4 (9.52%) Change Management
9 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
10 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
10 3 (7.14%) Fintech
10 3 (7.14%) ERP
10 3 (7.14%) Banking
11 2 (4.76%) SAP
11 2 (4.76%) ITIL
11 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
11 2 (4.76%) Front Office
11 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (4.76%) VocaLink
11 2 (4.76%) Project Governance
11 2 (4.76%) Advertising
11 2 (4.76%) Big Data
11 2 (4.76%) Agile Project Management

Portfolio Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.38%) QlikView
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Advertising
3 2 (4.76%) Front Office
4 1 (2.38%) Dutch Language
4 1 (2.38%) French Language
4 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.14%) Fintech
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Project Management
2 12 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (19.05%) Line Management
5 7 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
5 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (14.29%) Programme Governance
7 4 (9.52%) Change Management
7 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.14%) ERP
9 2 (4.76%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (4.76%) ITIL
9 2 (4.76%) Project Governance
9 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (2.38%) ITIL V3
10 1 (2.38%) Process Improvement
10 1 (2.38%) Revenue Management
10 1 (2.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) Java
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
1 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) PMO
2 1 (2.38%) MiFID
2 1 (2.38%) PMBOK
2 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) SAP
1 2 (4.76%) VocaLink
2 1 (2.38%) Cognos
2 1 (2.38%) Hyperion
2 1 (2.38%) Informatica
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Planview
2 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.38%) Tableau
2 1 (2.38%) Teradata
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