The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Dorset region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 29 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.75% - 1.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.12% - 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate £313 - £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £385
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £36.50 £29.49
% change year-on-year
-24.65% +23.78%
Qualifications Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
33 33 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 14.41% 17.84% 22.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 34
Average daily rate £400 £265 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -26.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £118 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £400 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +59.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
PRINCE2 Certification
South West

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Dorset region.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Dorset region.

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing PRINCE2 Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2 Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) MS Project
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) ERP
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Agresso
5 1 (16.67%) Document Management
5 1 (16.67%) NHS
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing PRINCE2 Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Project
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Agresso
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Change Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Business Change Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Change Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Business Change Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Business Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Document Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft