The table below looks at the statistics for APMP in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 470 522 496
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -26
Contract jobs citing APMP 119 55 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.17% 0.59% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 33 51
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£440 £400 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £350 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £51.50
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 England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10154 9384 8450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.11% 18.65% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6152 5396 4705
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 485 386 436
Average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.36 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.00 £44.48
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 England

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

APMP Jobs Demand Trend in England

APMP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

APMP Daily Rate Trend in England

APMP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing APMP across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

APMP Daily Rate Histogram in England

APMP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

APMP Hourly Rate Trend in England

APMP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing APMP within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
North West -1 33 £435 -13.00% 2
London +32 32 £481 +3.10% 5
South West +4 16 £383 -8.92% 8
South East -12 13 £448 +5.29% 2
Yorkshire -23 12 £425 +13.33% 1
North East -27 7 £440 +16.24%
East Midlands - 6 £363 - 2
East of England -5 1 £475 +18.75% 1
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APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 170 (86.29%) PRINCE2
2 135 (68.53%) Project Management
3 73 (37.06%) Finance
4 69 (35.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 63 (31.98%) Security Cleared
6 50 (25.38%) SC Cleared
7 45 (22.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 41 (20.81%) ITIL
9 38 (19.29%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (17.77%) Risk Management
11 34 (17.26%) PMI Certification
12 31 (15.74%) Degree
13 29 (14.72%) PMP
13 29 (14.72%) MS Project
13 29 (14.72%) Change Management
14 28 (14.21%) Programme Management
15 26 (13.20%) Business Analysis
15 26 (13.20%) Waterfall
16 24 (12.18%) PRINCE
17 22 (11.17%) P3O
17 22 (11.17%) Project Planning
18 21 (10.66%) Management Information System
19 20 (10.15%) Microsoft
20 17 (8.63%) Migration
20 17 (8.63%) Service Management
20 17 (8.63%) TOGAF
20 17 (8.63%) DV Cleared
20 17 (8.63%) Rational DOORS
21 16 (8.12%) GAP Analysis
21 16 (8.12%) OO

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 11 (5.58%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.51%) Documentum
2 1 (0.51%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (14.72%) MS Project
2 15 (7.61%) MS Office
3 9 (4.57%) MS Excel
4 6 (3.05%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.55%) Primavera
2 3 (1.52%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.51%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) SaaS
1 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.03%) Internet
1 4 (2.03%) MPLS
1 4 (2.03%) HTTP
2 3 (1.52%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.02%) Intranet
4 1 (0.51%) Firewall
4 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.51%) NFC
4 1 (0.51%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.51%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.51%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
1 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (0.51%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (8.63%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.02%) JIRA
General
1 73 (37.06%) Finance
2 12 (6.09%) Manufacturing
2 12 (6.09%) Banking
3 9 (4.57%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.06%) Retail
5 7 (3.55%) Aerospace
6 6 (3.05%) Legal
7 4 (2.03%) Retail Banking
7 4 (2.03%) Military
8 3 (1.52%) Law
8 3 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.02%) Front Office
10 1 (0.51%) Back Office
10 1 (0.51%) Electronics
10 1 (0.51%) Marketing
10 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.51%) Billing
10 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 91 (46.19%) Project Manager
2 29 (14.72%) Analyst
3 26 (13.20%) Business Analyst
4 22 (11.17%) Project Planner
5 17 (8.63%) Senior Manager
6 15 (7.61%) Senior Project Manager
7 13 (6.60%) Programme Manager
8 11 (5.58%) Integration Manager
9 8 (4.06%) Senior Business Analyst
9 8 (4.06%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (3.55%) Integration Project Manager
11 6 (3.05%) Delivery Manager
12 5 (2.54%) Project Officer
12 5 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 5 (2.54%) IT Project Manager
12 5 (2.54%) Project Support Officer
12 5 (2.54%) Telecoms Project Manager
13 4 (2.03%) Service Manager
13 4 (2.03%) Change Manager
13 4 (2.03%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.02%) JFC
2 1 (0.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.66%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.08%) PMI
3 8 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.05%) Biometrics
5 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.52%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.52%) CCTV
6 2 (1.02%) User Experience
7 1 (0.51%) Statistics
7 1 (0.51%) CMDB
7 1 (0.51%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.51%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.51%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.09%) Windows
2 2 (1.02%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.51%) UNIX
3 1 (0.51%) AIX
3 1 (0.51%) Solaris
3 1 (0.51%) Linux
3 1 (0.51%) MVS
3 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (86.29%) PRINCE2
2 135 (68.53%) Project Management
3 45 (22.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (20.81%) ITIL
5 38 (19.29%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (17.77%) Risk Management
7 29 (14.72%) Change Management
8 28 (14.21%) Programme Management
9 26 (13.20%) Business Analysis
9 26 (13.20%) Waterfall
10 24 (12.18%) PRINCE
11 22 (11.17%) Project Planning
12 17 (8.63%) TOGAF
12 17 (8.63%) Service Management
12 17 (8.63%) Migration
13 16 (8.12%) GAP Analysis
13 16 (8.12%) OO
14 15 (7.61%) Integration Testing
14 15 (7.61%) Change Control
14 15 (7.61%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.51%) C
1 1 (0.51%) VBA
1 1 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 69 (35.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 63 (31.98%) Security Cleared
3 50 (25.38%) SC Cleared
4 34 (17.26%) PMI Certification
5 31 (15.74%) Degree
6 29 (14.72%) PMP
7 17 (8.63%) DV Cleared
8 11 (5.58%) ISEB
9 6 (3.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.02%) HNC
11 1 (0.51%) HND
11 1 (0.51%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.51%) PgMP
11 1 (0.51%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.17%) P3O
2 6 (3.05%) QA
3 4 (2.03%) SLA
4 1 (0.51%) MiFID
4 1 (0.51%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.51%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 10 (5.08%) MOM
2 1 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.51%) Netcool
2 1 (0.51%) OpenView
Vendors
1 20 (10.15%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.06%) SAP
3 6 (3.05%) CheckPoint
4 4 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.02%) Oracle
5 2 (1.02%) Siebel
6 1 (0.51%) Progress
6 1 (0.51%) HP
6 1 (0.51%) CA
6 1 (0.51%) Remedy
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