The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Dorset region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 22 8 17
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 14 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 5.93% 11.98% 5.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.22% 12.89% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 8
Median daily rate £473 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £341 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.38 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £39.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-20.51% +31.09%
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
225 225 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 95.34% 92.98% 96.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 108 128
Median daily rate £375 £345 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £120 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 35 32
Median hourly rate £22.00 £38.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% +192.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Dorset region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 24 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -11 11 £461 +2.50% 2
Poole -5 2 £550 +34.14% 1
Project Manager
South West

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Dorset region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 30 (48.39%) Project Management
2 22 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (32.26%) Finance
4 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (25.81%) Migration
6 15 (24.19%) Waterfall
7 12 (19.35%) Oracle
8 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2
9 10 (16.13%) Windows
9 10 (16.13%) Java
9 10 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (16.13%) Problem Management
10 9 (14.52%) WebSphere
10 9 (14.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (14.52%) IIS
10 9 (14.52%) SAP
10 9 (14.52%) Unix
11 8 (12.90%) ERP
11 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database
12 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
12 7 (11.29%) Banking
13 6 (9.68%) Validation
13 6 (9.68%) Programme Management
13 6 (9.68%) iPad
14 5 (8.06%) Data Migration
14 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
15 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 4 (6.45%) Solvency II
16 3 (4.84%) Dynamics AX
16 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (14.52%) IIS
1 9 (14.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.23%) MS Office
3 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.23%) SAP ERP
2 2 (3.23%) SAP Payroll
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database
General
1 20 (32.26%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.61%) HTML
1 1 (1.61%) HTML5
1 1 (1.61%) SOAP
1 1 (1.61%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) iPad
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) PMI
3 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.61%) NHS
3 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Windows
2 9 (14.52%) Unix
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (48.39%) Project Management
2 22 (35.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (25.81%) Migration
5 15 (24.19%) Waterfall
6 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2
7 10 (16.13%) Problem Management
8 9 (14.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (12.90%) ERP
10 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce
11 6 (9.68%) Programme Management
11 6 (9.68%) Validation
12 5 (8.06%) Data Migration
13 3 (4.84%) Business Analysis
13 3 (4.84%) Matrix Management
14 2 (3.23%) Critical Success Factor
14 2 (3.23%) Data Security
14 2 (3.23%) ITIL
14 2 (3.23%) Scrum
14 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) Java
2 1 (1.61%) C
2 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.23%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) Oracle
2 9 (14.52%) SAP
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.61%) Epicor
4 1 (1.61%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.61%) JD Edwards
Dorset
Experis Ltd
Rate: £12 - £18 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £580 per day
Posted: 6 days ago