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 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 61 66 45
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -21
Contract jobs citing APMP 8 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.92% 0.61% 1.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.19% 3.45% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 5
Average daily rate
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£345 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.82% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £425 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £440 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
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% -
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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
191 145 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 21.93% 17.64% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 101 67
Average daily rate £380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £260 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £479 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 8
Average hourly rate £37.39 £18.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.72% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.98 £16.50 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £73.70 £37.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Project Management
2 9 (90.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (20.00%) Logistics
6 2 (20.00%) MS Project
6 2 (20.00%) MS Office
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Military
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) CRM
7 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
7 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
7 1 (10.00%) Process Management
7 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (10.00%) QA
7 1 (10.00%) C
7 1 (10.00%) Change Control
7 1 (10.00%) Line Management
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 2 (20.00%) MS Project
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Project Planner
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Project Management
2 9 (90.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Logistics
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) Line Management
6 1 (10.00%) CRM
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
6 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (10.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA