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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 66 61 66
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing APMP 4 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.45% 0.90% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.16% 4.00% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 6
Average daily rate £405 £345 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -18.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £463
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.12 £33.25
% change year-on-year
- -24.45%
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
185 200 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 21.00% 22.60% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 134 123
Average daily rate £388 £390 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £295 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 10
Average hourly rate £41.50 £37.74 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% +50.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £36.40 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing APMP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

APMP Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

APMP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 13 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (61.54%) Project Management
3 7 (53.85%) ISEB
3 7 (53.85%) Change Management
4 5 (38.46%) Contingency Planning
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
7 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
7 1 (7.69%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
7 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (7.69%) Military
7 1 (7.69%) MS Office
7 1 (7.69%) SharePoint

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Implementation Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Business Change Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Business Change Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Change Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Environment Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Planner
4 1 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Test Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (61.54%) Project Management
3 7 (53.85%) Change Management
4 5 (38.46%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (7.69%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland