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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 189 198 216
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +18
Contract jobs citing APMP 9 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.069% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.12% 0.45% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 6
Average daily rate
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£482 £463 £524
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.21% -11.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £453 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £473 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.83%
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
805 897 1093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.98% 15.43% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 626 763
Average daily rate £428 £448 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.46% +5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 38
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £22.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -29.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.46 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.12 £31.67 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015, 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 (81.82%) PRINCE2
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) Change Management
4 5 (45.45%) MS Project
4 5 (45.45%) MS Office
5 4 (36.36%) PMP
5 4 (36.36%) PMI Certification
5 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
5 4 (36.36%) Change Control
6 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
6 3 (27.27%) Banking
6 3 (27.27%) Retail
6 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
6 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
7 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
7 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (18.18%) Line Management
8 1 (9.09%) People Management
8 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Budget Control

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Project
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
3 1 (9.09%) Law
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Project Officer
2 3 (27.27%) Project Support Officer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Change Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) PMO Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Change Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Product Owner
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) PMI
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) PRINCE2
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Change Management
4 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
4 4 (36.36%) Change Control
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
5 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
6 2 (18.18%) Line Management
7 1 (9.09%) People Management
7 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
7 1 (9.09%) ERP
7 1 (9.09%) PLM
7 1 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Budget Control
7 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) PMP
2 4 (36.36%) PMI Certification
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Solvency II
1 1 (9.09%) P3O
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint