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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 479 498 474
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -24
Contract jobs citing APMP 104 84 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.07% 0.85% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 59 29
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£400 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £680 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £365
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +23.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £25.12 £33.25 £15.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.45% +116.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.12 £33.25 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-24.45% +116.18%
APMP
UK

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
9754 9827 7988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.30% 19.54% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5608 5665 4295
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 442 492 444
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £52.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
South East +3 29 £425 - 5
London +15 27 £425 -8.60% 6
South West +19 25 £350 -17.64% 5
East Midlands +9 8 £375 +10.29% 1
North West -34 6 £440 -29.60% 2
West Midlands -12 4 £400 - 4
Yorkshire -18 3 £396 -34.00%
East of England +18 2 £511 +57.30% 3
APMP
UK

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 150 (86.21%) PRINCE2
2 128 (73.56%) Project Management
3 61 (35.06%) Security Cleared
4 55 (31.61%) ITIL
4 55 (31.61%) Finance
5 54 (31.03%) MS Project
6 51 (29.31%) PMI Certification
7 48 (27.59%) PMP
8 47 (27.01%) SC Cleared
9 39 (22.41%) Change Management
10 38 (21.84%) Risk Management
10 38 (21.84%) MS Office
11 35 (20.11%) Microsoft
11 35 (20.11%) Degree
12 30 (17.24%) Programme Management
13 28 (16.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 26 (14.94%) MS Visio
15 24 (13.79%) Six Sigma
16 20 (11.49%) MS Excel
16 20 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (11.49%) Business Transformation
17 19 (10.92%) P3O
17 19 (10.92%) DV Cleared
18 18 (10.34%) Service Management
19 17 (9.77%) PRINCE
20 16 (9.20%) SharePoint
20 16 (9.20%) SAP
20 16 (9.20%) Law
20 16 (9.20%) Legal
20 16 (9.20%) Agile Software Development

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (9.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.57%) Documentum
Applications
1 54 (31.03%) MS Project
2 38 (21.84%) MS Office
3 26 (14.94%) MS Visio
4 20 (11.49%) MS Excel
5 10 (5.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.60%) Primavera
2 3 (1.72%) CA PPM
3 2 (1.15%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.57%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.30%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (1.15%) Intranet
2 2 (1.15%) LAN
2 2 (1.15%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) VPN
3 1 (0.57%) WAN
3 1 (0.57%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.57%) MPLS
3 1 (0.57%) Firewall
3 1 (0.57%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (1.15%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 55 (31.61%) Finance
2 16 (9.20%) Law
2 16 (9.20%) Legal
3 11 (6.32%) Banking
4 9 (5.17%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.45%) Retail
6 4 (2.30%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.72%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 97 (55.75%) Project Manager
2 18 (10.34%) Programme Manager
3 14 (8.05%) Infrastructure Manager
3 14 (8.05%) Project Planner
3 14 (8.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 10 (5.75%) PMO Manager
5 6 (3.45%) Analyst
5 6 (3.45%) Programme Office Manager
5 6 (3.45%) Senior Manager
6 5 (2.87%) Business Manager
6 5 (2.87%) SAP Manager
6 5 (2.87%) Contracts Manager
6 5 (2.87%) SAP Project Manager
6 5 (2.87%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (2.30%) Project Coordinator
7 4 (2.30%) Service Manager
7 4 (2.30%) Change Manager
7 4 (2.30%) Business Change Manager
7 4 (2.30%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (2.30%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.47%) PMI
2 10 (5.75%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.15%) CCTV
4 2 (1.15%) CMDB
5 1 (0.57%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.02%) Windows
2 3 (1.72%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (86.21%) PRINCE2
2 128 (73.56%) Project Management
3 55 (31.61%) ITIL
4 39 (22.41%) Change Management
5 38 (21.84%) Risk Management
6 30 (17.24%) Programme Management
7 24 (13.79%) Six Sigma
8 20 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (11.49%) Business Transformation
9 18 (10.34%) Service Management
10 17 (9.77%) PRINCE
11 16 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (7.47%) ERP
12 13 (7.47%) Change Control
13 12 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (6.32%) Waterfall
14 11 (6.32%) Coaching
15 10 (5.75%) Service Delivery
15 10 (5.75%) Line Management
15 10 (5.75%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.30%) C
2 1 (0.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 61 (35.06%) Security Cleared
2 51 (29.31%) PMI Certification
3 48 (27.59%) PMP
4 47 (27.01%) SC Cleared
5 35 (20.11%) Degree
6 28 (16.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 19 (10.92%) DV Cleared
8 14 (8.05%) ISEB
9 9 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (3.45%) HNC
10 6 (3.45%) HND
11 4 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.72%) PgMP
13 1 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.57%) MAPM
13 1 (0.57%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.57%) ISEB Practitioner
13 1 (0.57%) CISSP
13 1 (0.57%) CISA
13 1 (0.57%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.92%) P3O
2 4 (2.30%) SLA
2 4 (2.30%) QA
3 3 (1.72%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 8 (4.60%) MOM
2 1 (0.57%) OpenView
2 1 (0.57%) Netcool
Vendors
1 35 (20.11%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.20%) SAP
3 4 (2.30%) CheckPoint
3 4 (2.30%) Oracle
4 3 (1.72%) HP
4 3 (1.72%) CA
4 3 (1.72%) Curam
5 2 (1.15%) IBM
6 1 (0.57%) Remedy
6 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.57%) Cadence
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