The table below looks at the statistics for APMP in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited APMP over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 70 44 64
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +20
Contract jobs citing APMP 3 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.32% 2.30% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.55% 8.93% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 4
Average daily rate
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£360 £313 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.99% -23.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £282 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £390 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £396
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £41.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
193 168 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 20.49% 25.81% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 122 83
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £236 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 17
Average hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.13 £11.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

APMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing APMP across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

APMP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

APMP
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

APMP Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

APMP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing APMP 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 APMP.

1 6 (85.71%) PRINCE2
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Dependency Management
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) P3O
5 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Software AG
5 1 (14.29%) webMethods
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Economics
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Military

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing APMP 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 APMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Office Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Transformation Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) PRINCE2
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Dependency Management
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) P3O
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Software AG
1 1 (14.29%) webMethods