The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management 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 Project Management over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 8 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 18 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 9.05% 4.42% 3.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.46% 5.65% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 5
Average daily rate £425 £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £321 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £595 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.34 £31.47 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.43%
Project Management
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
157 177 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 78.89% 78.32% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 105 59
Average daily rate £400 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 16
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £25.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £53.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Project Management
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 Project Management within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +12 12 £438 -7.89% 4
Poole +4 1 £425 -19.04% 3
Project Management
South West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 15 (44.12%) PRINCE2
2 14 (41.18%) ITIL
3 13 (38.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (29.41%) Finance
5 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
6 6 (17.65%) Banking
6 6 (17.65%) MS Visio
7 5 (14.71%) Programme Management
8 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
8 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (11.76%) BPMN
8 4 (11.76%) WAN
8 4 (11.76%) ISEB
8 4 (11.76%) UML
8 4 (11.76%) MS Project
8 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
8 4 (11.76%) SDLC
8 4 (11.76%) Target Operating Model
9 3 (8.82%) Sun
9 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (8.82%) Migration
9 3 (8.82%) Change Management
9 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (8.82%) vSphere
9 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (8.82%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (8.82%) VMware
9 3 (8.82%) VMware ESX
10 2 (5.88%) ION Trading

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing Project Management 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 Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) CMS
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.65%) MS Visio
3 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (11.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) IaaS
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) WAN
2 2 (5.88%) NAS
2 2 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) DSL
3 1 (2.94%) PABX
3 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) DTS
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Project Manager
2 7 (20.59%) IT Manager
2 7 (20.59%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Project Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Audit Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Data Migration Manager
7 1 (2.94%) ERP Manager
7 1 (2.94%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.94%) IT Risk Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.94%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) PRINCE2
2 14 (41.18%) ITIL
3 13 (38.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (14.71%) Programme Management
5 4 (11.76%) BPMN
5 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) SDLC
5 4 (11.76%) Target Operating Model
5 4 (11.76%) UML
6 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.82%) Change Management
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
7 2 (5.88%) Business Transformation
7 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.88%) ERP
7 2 (5.88%) Matrix Management
8 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) ISEB
2 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.88%) CCNA
3 2 (5.88%) CCNP
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.88%) CISSP
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.88%) PMP
3 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.94%) CISM
4 1 (2.94%) CRISC
4 1 (2.94%) ISSAP
4 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) COBIT
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) VMware ESX
1 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (8.82%) vSphere
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) vCloud
3 1 (2.94%) Firmware
3 1 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) vMotion
2 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Sun
1 3 (8.82%) VMware
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco
2 2 (5.88%) EMC
2 2 (5.88%) HP
2 2 (5.88%) ION Trading
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) F5
3 1 (2.94%) Guidewire
3 1 (2.94%) IBM
3 1 (2.94%) Informatica
3 1 (2.94%) Mitel
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) Symantec
Dorset
Connectus
Rate: £475 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Connectus
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago