The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 494 475 492
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Contract jobs citing APMP 55 64 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% 0.78% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 43 44
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £293 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £442 £693
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £51.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8975 8179 9017
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.82% 17.89% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5126 4436 4741
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 403 468 536
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
APMP
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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 14 July 2014.

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 14 July 2014. 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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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
London -2 17 £463 +12.80% 3
South East -1 15 £370 +11.69% 2
North West +3 11 £403 +1.64% 2
Yorkshire +9 4 £388 +10.71%
South West -27 4 £435 +24.28% 2
East of England -17 3 £395 -7.05%
North East -11 1 - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 2
Midlands - - - -
APMP
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APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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.

1 135 (91.22%) PRINCE2
2 111 (75.00%) Project Management
3 56 (37.84%) Finance
4 37 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (24.32%) ISEB
5 36 (24.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 33 (22.30%) PMI Certification
7 27 (18.24%) PMP
8 26 (17.57%) Degree
9 25 (16.89%) Programme Management
10 23 (15.54%) ITIL
10 23 (15.54%) Supplier Management
11 22 (14.86%) ISEB Practitioner
12 19 (12.84%) Security Cleared
12 19 (12.84%) MS Excel
13 18 (12.16%) Service Delivery
14 17 (11.49%) PMI
15 16 (10.81%) MS Project
15 16 (10.81%) Risk Management
16 15 (10.14%) Service Management
16 15 (10.14%) Computer Science
17 14 (9.46%) Change Management
18 12 (8.11%) Internet
19 11 (7.43%) SharePoint
19 11 (7.43%) Management Information System
19 11 (7.43%) Business Analysis
19 11 (7.43%) Continuous Improvement
20 10 (6.76%) Project Planning
20 10 (6.76%) Telecoms
20 10 (6.76%) Scrum

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 (7.43%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.73%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (3.38%) Lync
4 2 (1.35%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.68%) Documentum
Applications
1 19 (12.84%) MS Excel
2 16 (10.81%) MS Project
3 9 (6.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (4.73%) MS Visio
5 5 (3.38%) MS Office
6 1 (0.68%) Windchill
6 1 (0.68%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Maximo
1 1 (0.68%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.11%) Internet
2 3 (2.03%) Intranet
2 3 (2.03%) WAN
2 3 (2.03%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.35%) LAN
3 2 (1.35%) SAN
4 1 (0.68%) MPLS
4 1 (0.68%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.68%) SDH
4 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.35%) MS Access
1 2 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
General
1 56 (37.84%) Finance
2 10 (6.76%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.41%) Banking
4 6 (4.05%) Retail
5 4 (2.70%) Legal
5 4 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.03%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.03%) Local Government
6 3 (2.03%) Marketing
7 2 (1.35%) Law
8 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (56.08%) Project Manager
2 11 (7.43%) Programme Manager
3 10 (6.76%) Integration Manager
4 8 (5.41%) Analyst
5 5 (3.38%) Senior Manager
5 5 (3.38%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (3.38%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (3.38%) Environment Manager
5 5 (3.38%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 5 (3.38%) Agile Coach
5 5 (3.38%) PMO Lead
6 4 (2.70%) Risk Analyst
6 4 (2.70%) QA Analyst
6 4 (2.70%) Project Officer
6 4 (2.70%) Quality Analyst
6 4 (2.70%) Bid Manager
6 4 (2.70%) Test Manager
6 4 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (2.70%) Service Manager
7 3 (2.03%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.03%) .NET
1 3 (2.03%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.35%) Web Services
2 2 (1.35%) Middleware
3 1 (0.68%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.49%) PMI
2 15 (10.14%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.43%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.03%) Open Source
5 2 (1.35%) Social Media
5 2 (1.35%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.35%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.35%) FMCG
6 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.68%) DTV
6 1 (0.68%) Clustering
6 1 (0.68%) Economics
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.35%) Windows
1 2 (1.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (91.22%) PRINCE2
2 111 (75.00%) Project Management
3 37 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (16.89%) Programme Management
5 23 (15.54%) ITIL
5 23 (15.54%) Supplier Management
6 18 (12.16%) Service Delivery
7 16 (10.81%) Risk Management
8 15 (10.14%) Service Management
9 14 (9.46%) Change Management
10 11 (7.43%) Business Analysis
10 11 (7.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (6.76%) Project Planning
11 10 (6.76%) Scrum
11 10 (6.76%) PRINCE
12 9 (6.08%) Quality Management
12 9 (6.08%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (5.41%) ITSM
14 7 (4.73%) Migration
14 7 (4.73%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.73%) Java
2 4 (2.70%) C
3 3 (2.03%) SQL
3 3 (2.03%) VB
4 2 (1.35%) VB6
5 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.68%) VBA
5 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (24.32%) ISEB
1 36 (24.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 33 (22.30%) PMI Certification
3 27 (18.24%) PMP
4 26 (17.57%) Degree
5 22 (14.86%) ISEB Practitioner
6 19 (12.84%) Security Cleared
7 8 (5.41%) SC Cleared
8 6 (4.05%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.35%) CAPM
10 2 (1.35%) PgMP
11 1 (0.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.68%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.68%) CIMA
11 1 (0.68%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.41%) QA
2 4 (2.70%) ISO 9000
2 4 (2.70%) P3O
3 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.35%) MOM
1 2 (1.35%) SCCM
1 2 (1.35%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 8 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.70%) SAP
3 2 (1.35%) Oracle
3 2 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.35%) HP
3 2 (1.35%) BT
3 2 (1.35%) Computacenter
4 1 (0.68%) EMC
4 1 (0.68%) Citrix
4 1 (0.68%) Software AG
4 1 (0.68%) webMethods
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