The table below looks at the statistics for APMP in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited APMP over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 199 214 205
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Contract jobs citing APMP 6 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.67% 0.83% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 13
Average daily rate
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£475 £595 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.16% +32.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £560 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £670 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
901 1079 1000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.33% 14.86% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 663 739 692
Average daily rate £425 £423 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 26 37
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -28.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £42.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

APMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

APMP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

APMP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

APMP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

APMP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing APMP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

APMP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) PMI Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (33.33%) PMI
4 3 (33.33%) PMP
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) Law
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Lync
6 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
6 1 (11.11%) Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
6 1 (11.11%) Information Management
6 1 (11.11%) Document Management
6 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) SecurID
6 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
6 1 (11.11%) Change Control
6 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (11.11%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Law
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) CRM Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) CRM Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) SecurID
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) Information Management
6 1 (11.11%) Document Management
6 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
6 1 (11.11%) Change Control
6 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security
6 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
6 1 (11.11%) People Management
6 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) PMI Certification
2 3 (33.33%) PMP
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) ISEB
4 1 (11.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
1 1 (11.11%) P3O
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) SunGard