The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 28 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 95 91
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey - 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.19% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £616 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +58.96%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -16.40% +17.64%  
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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1049 1073 999
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 86.12% 84.42% 78.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 734 718 571
Median daily rate £435 £428 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.75% +4.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 51 23
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £20.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Portfolio Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Portfolio Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Portfolio Management in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Portfolio Management.

1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Change Control
3 3 (37.50%) Line Management
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) People Management
4 2 (25.00%) NEBOSH
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) RIP
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Service Design
4 2 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (12.50%) PMO
5 1 (12.50%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet

Portfolio Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) RIP
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) PMO Lead
2 1 (12.50%) PMO Manager
2 1 (12.50%) PMO Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Director
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Officer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (50.00%) Change Control
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Line Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) People Management
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Design
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) NEBOSH
2 1 (12.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint