The table below looks at the statistics for APMP in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited APMP over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 70 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing APMP 16 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.33% 0.73% -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.21% 2.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £345
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +19.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.12 £33.25 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-24.45% +116.18%
APMP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
307 268 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.58% 24.61% 26.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 145 104
Average daily rate £347 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £523 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 7
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £17.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -20.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £13.47 £10.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £29.00 £21.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

APMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

APMP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

APMP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

APMP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

APMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing APMP across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

APMP Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

APMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing APMP across the Buckinghamshire region.

APMP Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

APMP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing APMP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 13 £400 -5.88% 1
APMP
South East

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 17 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 14 (82.35%) Project Management
2 14 (82.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
3 12 (70.59%) Security Cleared
4 11 (64.71%) ITIL
5 10 (58.82%) MS Project
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
6 7 (41.18%) MS Office
7 6 (35.29%) Logistics
7 6 (35.29%) DV Cleared
8 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
8 5 (29.41%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) Service Management
8 5 (29.41%) HNC
8 5 (29.41%) HND
9 4 (23.53%) Structured Cabling
10 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
11 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
11 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
11 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (11.76%) Change Control
11 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
11 2 (11.76%) Windows
11 2 (11.76%) RAD
11 2 (11.76%) DSDM
11 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
11 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
11 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Project
2 7 (41.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Bid Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) ICT Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 14 (82.35%) Project Management
3 11 (64.71%) ITIL
4 6 (35.29%) Logistics
5 5 (29.41%) Service Management
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
6 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
7 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.76%) Change Control
7 2 (11.76%) RAD
7 2 (11.76%) DSDM
7 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.88%) Practice Management
8 1 (5.88%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
2 12 (70.59%) Security Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) DV Cleared
4 5 (29.41%) HNC
4 5 (29.41%) HND
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
2 2 (11.76%) Primavera