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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 543 513 509
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -4
Contract jobs citing APMP 79 105 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.73% 1.05% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 84 55
Average daily rate £400 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £322 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £690
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £25.12 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.12 £33.25
% change year-on-year
- -24.45%
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
10750 10035 9772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.98% 19.49% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6844 5752 5648
Average daily rate £405 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 340 488 497
Average hourly rate £26.25 £22.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.97 £12.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.97 £49.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -22 25 £450 +5.88% 4
South East -29 14 £381 -10.47% 5
North West -1 11 £400 +5.26% 1
East of England +18 9 £350 -31.54% 2
East Midlands +5 7 £383 +2.00%
South West -12 7 £410 +17.14% 3
Yorkshire +3 3 £363 -
West Midlands -12 3 £433 +8.12% 1
North East -32 2 - -
APMP
UK

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 188 (88.26%) PRINCE2
2 156 (73.24%) Project Management
3 97 (45.54%) Finance
4 67 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (26.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 55 (25.82%) Security Cleared
7 50 (23.47%) MS Project
8 45 (21.13%) PMI Certification
9 43 (20.19%) ITIL
10 42 (19.72%) PMP
11 38 (17.84%) Change Management
12 37 (17.37%) SC Cleared
13 35 (16.43%) Microsoft
14 34 (15.96%) Programme Management
14 34 (15.96%) Degree
15 33 (15.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 32 (15.02%) Management Information System
17 29 (13.62%) Risk Management
17 29 (13.62%) MS Excel
18 22 (10.33%) MS Office
19 21 (9.86%) DV Cleared
20 19 (8.92%) Project Planning
20 19 (8.92%) Telecoms
20 19 (8.92%) Migration
21 17 (7.98%) PMI
22 15 (7.04%) PRINCE
22 15 (7.04%) SharePoint
22 15 (7.04%) Resource Management
22 15 (7.04%) Change Control
23 14 (6.57%) Waterfall

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 15 (7.04%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.82%) MS Project Server
3 4 (1.88%) Confluence
4 3 (1.41%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.47%) MTS
Applications
1 50 (23.47%) MS Project
2 29 (13.62%) MS Excel
3 22 (10.33%) MS Office
4 8 (3.76%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.94%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.47%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.94%) CA PPM
3 2 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.94%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.47%) Minerva
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.16%) LAN
1 11 (5.16%) WAN
2 6 (2.82%) Firewall
3 5 (2.35%) IP Telephony
4 4 (1.88%) DNS
4 4 (1.88%) MPLS
5 3 (1.41%) Skype
5 3 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.94%) Broadband
6 2 (0.94%) VLAN
7 1 (0.47%) DAB
7 1 (0.47%) Intranet
7 1 (0.47%) NFC
7 1 (0.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.94%) Hadoop
1 2 (0.94%) RDBMS
1 2 (0.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.47%) GIS
2 1 (0.47%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.47%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (5.63%) JIRA
General
1 97 (45.54%) Finance
2 19 (8.92%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.16%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.69%) Law
5 7 (3.29%) Marketing
6 6 (2.82%) Aerospace
6 6 (2.82%) Legal
6 6 (2.82%) Retail
7 5 (2.35%) Banking
8 4 (1.88%) Billing
8 4 (1.88%) Electronics
9 3 (1.41%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.94%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.94%) Military
10 2 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.47%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.47%) French Language
11 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.47%) Local Government
11 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 143 (67.14%) Project Manager
2 18 (8.45%) IT Manager
3 17 (7.98%) IT Project Manager
4 16 (7.51%) Programme Manager
5 14 (6.57%) Infrastructure Manager
5 14 (6.57%) Senior Manager
6 13 (6.10%) Senior Project Manager
7 10 (4.69%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 9 (4.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 9 (4.23%) Transformation Manager
8 9 (4.23%) Transformation Project Manager
9 7 (3.29%) DV Cleared Project Manager
10 6 (2.82%) Analyst
10 6 (2.82%) Coordinator
10 6 (2.82%) Digital Project Manager
10 6 (2.82%) Implementation Manager
10 6 (2.82%) PMO Manager
11 5 (2.35%) Bid Manager
11 5 (2.35%) Delivery Manager
11 5 (2.35%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.88%) Flash
2 1 (0.47%) CSS
2 1 (0.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.02%) Management Information System
2 17 (7.98%) PMI
3 14 (6.57%) Data Centre
4 11 (5.16%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.88%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.41%) Biology
6 3 (1.41%) Chemistry
6 3 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.41%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.41%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.94%) Equities
7 2 (0.94%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.94%) FMCG
7 2 (0.94%) Psychology
7 2 (0.94%) User Experience
8 1 (0.47%) Derivative
8 1 (0.47%) IVR
8 1 (0.47%) NHS
8 1 (0.47%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.41%) Windows
2 1 (0.47%) Unix
2 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (88.26%) PRINCE2
2 156 (73.24%) Project Management
3 67 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (26.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (20.19%) ITIL
6 38 (17.84%) Change Management
7 34 (15.96%) Programme Management
8 29 (13.62%) Risk Management
9 19 (8.92%) Migration
9 19 (8.92%) Project Planning
10 15 (7.04%) Change Control
10 15 (7.04%) PRINCE
10 15 (7.04%) Resource Management
11 14 (6.57%) Waterfall
12 13 (6.10%) Capacity Planning
13 12 (5.63%) Logistics
13 12 (5.63%) Mentoring
14 10 (4.69%) ERP
14 10 (4.69%) Six Sigma
14 10 (4.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.35%) C++
1 5 (2.35%) JavaScript
1 5 (2.35%) Python
2 2 (0.94%) C
2 2 (0.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 55 (25.82%) Security Cleared
2 45 (21.13%) PMI Certification
3 42 (19.72%) PMP
4 37 (17.37%) SC Cleared
5 34 (15.96%) Degree
6 33 (15.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 21 (9.86%) DV Cleared
8 13 (6.10%) ISEB
9 7 (3.29%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.94%) ACCA
13 1 (0.47%) CCNP
13 1 (0.47%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (0.47%) CISA
13 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.47%) CISM
13 1 (0.47%) CISSP
13 1 (0.47%) HND
13 1 (0.47%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.29%) P3O
1 7 (3.29%) PMBOK
2 3 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.94%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.94%) QA
3 2 (0.94%) SLA
4 1 (0.47%) EMIR
4 1 (0.47%) GCP
4 1 (0.47%) GLP
4 1 (0.47%) GMP
4 1 (0.47%) GxP
4 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.29%) MOM
2 1 (0.47%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 35 (16.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.23%) SAP
3 5 (2.35%) BT
3 5 (2.35%) Oracle
4 4 (1.88%) Atlassian
4 4 (1.88%) VMware
5 2 (0.94%) Arqiva
5 2 (0.94%) CA
5 2 (0.94%) Cisco
5 2 (0.94%) Cognos
6 1 (0.47%) Cadence
6 1 (0.47%) Citrix
6 1 (0.47%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.47%) Huawei
6 1 (0.47%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.47%) IBM
6 1 (0.47%) Nokia
6 1 (0.47%) Reuters
6 1 (0.47%) Serena
6 1 (0.47%) Splunk
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APM Resources
Rate: Up to £550 per day UP TO £550 PER DAY
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £350 - £425 per day
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Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Rate: £450.00 - £495.00 per day
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