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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 16 7 19
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Contract jobs citing Project Management 17 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 7.94% 12.22% 6.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 16.46% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 8
Average daily rate
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£444 £350 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.78% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £318 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £512 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £34.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-20.28% -6.75%
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
170 164 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 79.44% 74.21% 74.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 93 81
Average daily rate £400 £401 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +14.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £530 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 12
Average hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +32.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £18.30 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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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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 -1 9 £414 -11.49% 6
Poole -4 3 £500 +53.84% 4
Project Management
South West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 10 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 9 (37.50%) Finance
3 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.83%) Programme Management
5 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.67%) ERP
6 4 (16.67%) Migration
6 4 (16.67%) Change Management
6 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (16.67%) ITIL
6 4 (16.67%) Banking
7 3 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (12.50%) Marketing
7 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (12.50%) Contact Management
7 3 (12.50%) Windows
7 3 (12.50%) C
7 3 (12.50%) .NET
7 3 (12.50%) MS Project
8 2 (8.33%) MS Office
8 2 (8.33%) MS Access
8 2 (8.33%) CRM
8 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
8 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (8.33%) Java
8 2 (8.33%) SQL
8 2 (8.33%) Solaris
8 2 (8.33%) Linux

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.17%) Lync
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Project
3 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
1 1 (4.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MS Access
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Marketing
4 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (4.17%) Advertising
5 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Coordinator
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) CRM Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (4.17%) CRM Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Solaris
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.83%) Programme Management
4 4 (16.67%) ERP
4 4 (16.67%) Migration
4 4 (16.67%) Change Management
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.50%) Contact Management
6 2 (8.33%) CRM
6 2 (8.33%) Service Management
6 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
6 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (8.33%) High Availability
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Business Transformation
7 1 (4.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) Informatica
2 1 (4.17%) JD Edwards
2 1 (4.17%) HP
2 1 (4.17%) Dell
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
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