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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 71 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Contract jobs citing APMP 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.31% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.44% 1.12% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £475 £450 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +73.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £276
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £433 £398
% change year-on-year
-6.35% +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - -
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
209 269 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.41% 23.25% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 120 101
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £144 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 8
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.62% +32.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £15.00 £13.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £31.80 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

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
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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +8 3 £475 +5.55%
APMP
South East

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (92.86%) PRINCE2
2 11 (78.57%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Presales
4 5 (35.71%) MS Visio
4 5 (35.71%) Service Management
5 4 (28.57%) Project Governance
5 4 (28.57%) Change Control
5 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
6 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Business Transformation
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Logistics
6 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) Primavera
6 3 (21.43%) MS Project
6 3 (21.43%) MS Office
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) RAD
6 3 (21.43%) DSDM
7 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
8 1 (7.14%) Line Management
8 1 (7.14%) Programme Management

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Visio
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) MS Project
3 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Programme Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Business Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Change Manager
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Bid Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Business Change Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) PRINCE2
2 11 (78.57%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) Presales
3 5 (35.71%) Service Management
4 4 (28.57%) Change Control
4 4 (28.57%) Project Governance
4 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Business Transformation
5 3 (21.43%) DSDM
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) Logistics
5 3 (21.43%) RAD
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.14%) Line Management
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft