The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 skills 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 over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 24 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 5 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.21% 7.33% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 9.44% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 13
Average daily rate
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£438 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.74% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £369 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £560 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.66 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.63 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-12.66% -11.24%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
154 180 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 68.14% 77.59% 73.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 104 128
Average daily rate £350 £376 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.79% +0.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 17
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.66 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.53% -68.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.55 £13.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £20.30 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
PRINCE2
South West

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +5 1 - -
Poole +2 1 £450 -16.27%
Weymouth - - - - 1
PRINCE2
South West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing PRINCE2 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.

1 14 (70.00%) Project Management
2 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (35.00%) Finance
3 7 (35.00%) PRINCE
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (25.00%) MS Project
4 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
7 2 (10.00%) Marketing
7 2 (10.00%) MAPM
7 2 (10.00%) Financial Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) SWIFT
7 2 (10.00%) Change Control
7 2 (10.00%) Banking
7 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
7 2 (10.00%) Service Management
7 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
7 2 (10.00%) MCSE
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (10.00%) .NET
7 2 (10.00%) C
8 1 (5.00%) C#
8 1 (5.00%) SQL
8 1 (5.00%) VB.NET

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing PRINCE2 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (25.00%) MS Project
2 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Change Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Business Change Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Change Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Project Management
2 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (35.00%) PRINCE
4 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
7 2 (10.00%) Financial Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Change Control
7 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Service Management
7 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.00%) Change Management
8 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.00%) Security Management
8 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
8 1 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (5.00%) Data Transformation
8 1 (5.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MAPM
2 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCSD
3 1 (5.00%) PMP
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft