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 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 99 95
Rank change year-on-year +18 -4  
Contract jobs citing Portfolio Management 8 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.68% 0.31% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.38% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Median daily rate £625 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.73% +12.50%  
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 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 969 1066 1184
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 82.05% 82.00% 81.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 701 661
Median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 81 29
Median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.88% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.23 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £51.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

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

Portfolio Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Portfolio Management in Surrey over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Portfolio Management in Surrey

Portfolio Management
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 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
Guildford +8 6 £625 +9.64%
Staines - 2 - -
Portfolio Management
South East

Portfolio Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

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

1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
3 4 (36.36%) Change Control
4 3 (27.27%) Line Management
4 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
4 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 2 (18.18%) RIP
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) People Management
5 2 (18.18%) NEBOSH
5 2 (18.18%) Service Design
5 2 (18.18%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (18.18%) Project Governance
6 1 (9.09%) PMO
6 1 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (9.09%) Retail
6 1 (9.09%) Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Test Management
6 1 (9.09%) SCCM
6 1 (9.09%) 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 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) RIP
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Scrum Master
1 2 (18.18%) Designer
1 2 (18.18%) Scrum Master
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Coach
2 1 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) IT Support
2 1 (9.09%) Lead Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) PMO Lead
2 1 (9.09%) PMO Manager
2 1 (9.09%) PMO Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Project Director
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Project Officer
2 1 (9.09%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (9.09%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
2 4 (36.36%) Change Control
3 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Line Management
3 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (18.18%) People Management
4 2 (18.18%) Project Governance
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Service Design
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (9.09%) Test Management
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) NEBOSH
2 1 (9.09%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft