The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 12 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 14 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 6.67% 10.80% 7.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.14% 11.73% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 7
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £350 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £445 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.38 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-5.60% +30.38%
Project Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
196 162 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 93.33% 92.05% 90.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 90 84
Average daily rate £325 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £100 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 15
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% +103.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £13.56 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £37.50 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
(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
Poole +2 6 £513 -14.58% 1
Bournemouth -3 5 £325 - 6
Project Manager
South West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 8 (30.77%) Project Management
2 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
3 6 (23.08%) Finance
3 6 (23.08%) Migration
4 5 (19.23%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
6 3 (11.54%) Office 365
6 3 (11.54%) Service Management
6 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
6 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
6 3 (11.54%) MS Project
6 3 (11.54%) Lean Manufacturing
6 3 (11.54%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (11.54%) Banking
7 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 2 (7.69%) MAPM
7 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
7 2 (7.69%) Matrix Management
7 2 (7.69%) .NET
7 2 (7.69%) ERP
7 2 (7.69%) Windows
7 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
7 2 (7.69%) PRINCE
7 2 (7.69%) Aerospace
8 1 (3.85%) Firewall

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
1 3 (11.54%) MS Project
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.85%) Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Military
5 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Solaris
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Project Management
2 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
3 6 (23.08%) Migration
4 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.54%) Service Management
5 3 (11.54%) Lean Manufacturing
5 3 (11.54%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
6 2 (7.69%) Matrix Management
6 2 (7.69%) ERP
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.85%) CRM
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL
7 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.85%) Change Control
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) MAPM
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.85%) Lotus
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago