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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 58 71 61
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing APMP 12 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.41% 0.12% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.41% 0.54% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 6
Average daily rate £410 £315 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.15% -17.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £315 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £315 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £420 £398
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 - -
APMP
South West

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
222 186 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 26.06% 21.86% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 149 121
Average daily rate £375 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £245 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 4
Average hourly rate £13.65 £35.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.00% +112.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.70 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.90 £47.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 22 (73.33%) Project Management
2 19 (63.33%) PRINCE2
3 10 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 10 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (30.00%) Programme Management
4 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (26.67%) Change Management
6 7 (23.33%) ISEB
6 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
7 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (16.67%) Military
8 5 (16.67%) Finance
9 4 (13.33%) MS Project
9 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
9 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
10 3 (10.00%) Chartered Engineer
10 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
11 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
11 2 (6.67%) HNC
11 2 (6.67%) HND
11 2 (6.67%) Degree
12 1 (3.33%) Target Operating Model
12 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
12 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
12 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
12 1 (3.33%) Big Data

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Project
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Big Data
1 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
1 5 (16.67%) Military
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Implementation Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Project Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Portfolio Planner
5 2 (6.67%) Business Change Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Business Change Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Change Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Change Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Environment Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Implementation Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Project Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Project Management
2 19 (63.33%) PRINCE2
3 10 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 10 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (30.00%) Programme Management
5 8 (26.67%) Change Management
6 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
7 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 1 (3.33%) Data Management
9 1 (3.33%) PRINCE
9 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (3.33%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) ISEB
2 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
4 3 (10.00%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Degree
5 2 (6.67%) HNC
5 2 (6.67%) HND
6 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland