The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bristol region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 64 54 67
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Contract jobs citing APMP 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.55% 0.64% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.84% 3.08% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate £425 £319 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.22% -13.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £365 £391
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £15.38 -
% change year-on-year
+116.18% -
Qualifications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
176 130 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.49% 20.77% 22.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 77 131
Average daily rate £380 £350 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 20
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £16.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +33.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £38.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
APMP
South West

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 23 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (91.67%) PRINCE2
2 10 (83.33%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) ISEB
5 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) Electronics
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (16.67%) Dependency Management
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (8.33%) Intranet
7 1 (8.33%) C
7 1 (8.33%) MS Project
7 1 (8.33%) Banking
7 1 (8.33%) Retail
7 1 (8.33%) MODAF
7 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
7 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) PRINCE2
2 10 (83.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Dependency Management
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) MODAF
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner