The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
South West / Dorset
Rank 16 19 21
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 5 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 5.32% 3.86% 4.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 4.79% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 10
Median daily rate £376 £475 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.78% +16.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £412 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £477 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £29.13
% change year-on-year - -5.57%  

PRINCE2 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 85 188 191
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 90.43% 80.69% 84.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 116 107
Median daily rate £413 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 17
Median hourly rate £10.98 £42.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.85% +31.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.69 £14.40 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Dorset

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Dorset

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Dorset over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Dorset

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Dorset

PRINCE2
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 PRINCE2 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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
Poole - 2 £376 - 1
Wimborne - 1 - -
PRINCE2
South West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 13 (65.00%) ITIL
2 11 (55.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) Information Security
4 6 (30.00%) ISMS
4 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
4 6 (30.00%) CISA
4 6 (30.00%) Information Security Management
4 6 (30.00%) Security Management
4 6 (30.00%) CISSP
4 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL V3
4 6 (30.00%) BitLocker
5 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (25.00%) Migration
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (15.00%) Juniper
7 3 (15.00%) MPLS
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.00%) VPLS
7 3 (15.00%) Degree
7 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA

PRINCE2
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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) MPLS
1 3 (15.00%) VPLS
2 2 (10.00%) BGP
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (10.00%) FabricPath
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) NetScreen
2 2 (10.00%) OSPF
2 2 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (10.00%) VLAN
2 2 (10.00%) VoIP
2 2 (10.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Security Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Information Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (15.00%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL Manager
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Migration Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Migration Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Project Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) ITIL
2 11 (55.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) Information Security
4 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
4 6 (30.00%) Information Security Management
4 6 (30.00%) ISMS
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL V3
4 6 (30.00%) Security Management
5 5 (25.00%) Migration
6 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.00%) Network Design
7 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (10.00%) Resource Allocation
8 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) CISA
1 6 (30.00%) CISSP
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) Juniper
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (10.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (10.00%) WatchGuard