The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Portfolio Management
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 66 68 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.41% 0.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £430 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +91.11% -  
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 624 646 666
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.67% 85.90% 79.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 366 344
Median daily rate £415 £410 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +11.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -62.50%  
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 Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Portfolio Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Portfolio Management in Milton Keynes

Portfolio Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Portfolio Management in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Portfolio Management in Milton Keynes

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) PMO
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) German Language
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) Automotive
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) MS Project
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (25.00%) B2C

Portfolio Management
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) German Language
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) PMO Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Change Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Change Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Lead
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Office Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) B2C
4 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) APMP
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PMO
2 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) BT