The table below looks at the statistics for APMP in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited APMP over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 373 389 373
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Contract jobs citing APMP 35 26 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.91% 0.72% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 23
Average daily rate £425 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £475 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £548 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £433 £396
% change year-on-year
-7.51% +9.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 - -
APMP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3859 3615 3777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.22% 17.05% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2624 2418 2362
Average daily rate £450 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 80 78
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.57 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.75 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

APMP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

APMP Jobs Demand Trend in London

APMP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

APMP Daily Rate Trend in London

APMP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing APMP across the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

APMP Daily Rate Histogram in London

APMP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

APMP Hourly Rate Trend in London

APMP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing APMP within the London region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
City of London +36 5 £392 -19.53%
APMP
England

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 55 (91.67%) PRINCE2
2 45 (75.00%) Project Management
3 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (43.33%) Finance
5 21 (35.00%) Programme Management
6 20 (33.33%) PMI Certification
7 17 (28.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (26.67%) PMP
8 16 (26.67%) MS Project
9 13 (21.67%) ITIL
10 12 (20.00%) Change Management
10 12 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 12 (20.00%) Degree
11 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
12 10 (16.67%) Migration
13 9 (15.00%) PMI
14 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
14 8 (13.33%) Risk Management
14 8 (13.33%) SC Cleared
14 8 (13.33%) Legal
14 8 (13.33%) Waterfall
15 7 (11.67%) Change Control
15 7 (11.67%) Scrum
15 7 (11.67%) MS Office
16 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
16 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 6 (10.00%) ITIL V3
16 6 (10.00%) P3O
17 5 (8.33%) Business Transformation
17 5 (8.33%) Mentoring

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 16 (26.67%) MS Project
2 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 7 (11.67%) MS Office
4 4 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Intranet
1 2 (3.33%) LAN
1 2 (3.33%) WAN
2 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) GIS
1 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 26 (43.33%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Legal
3 5 (8.33%) Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Law
4 2 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Billing
5 1 (1.67%) Front Office
5 1 (1.67%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.67%) Local Government
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (61.67%) Project Manager
2 6 (10.00%) Analyst
2 6 (10.00%) Digital Project Manager
2 6 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (6.67%) IT Manager
3 4 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (6.67%) Transformation Manager
4 3 (5.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (5.00%) Office 365 Manager
4 3 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (5.00%) Risk Manager
4 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 3 (5.00%) Transformation Project Manager
5 2 (3.33%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (3.33%) Data Quality Project Manager
5 2 (3.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (3.33%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (3.33%) Master Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.00%) PMI
3 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.67%) User Experience
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.67%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (91.67%) PRINCE2
2 45 (75.00%) Project Management
3 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (35.00%) Programme Management
5 17 (28.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (21.67%) ITIL
7 12 (20.00%) Change Management
8 10 (16.67%) Migration
9 8 (13.33%) Risk Management
9 8 (13.33%) Waterfall
10 7 (11.67%) Change Control
10 7 (11.67%) Scrum
11 6 (10.00%) ITIL V3
12 5 (8.33%) Business Transformation
12 5 (8.33%) Data Migration
12 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 5 (8.33%) Project Planning
12 5 (8.33%) Resource Management
12 5 (8.33%) SDLC
13 4 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
Qualifications
1 20 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 16 (26.67%) PMP
3 12 (20.00%) Degree
4 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
5 8 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (5.00%) ACCA
7 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.67%) CGEIT
9 1 (1.67%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) P3O
2 4 (6.67%) PMBOK
3 2 (3.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.67%) COBIT
4 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.67%) EMIR
4 1 (1.67%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Cognos
3 2 (3.33%) Cisco
3 2 (3.33%) Citrix
3 2 (3.33%) Hyperion
3 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.33%) SAP
3 2 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) CODA
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle
4 1 (1.67%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.67%) Reuters
4 1 (1.67%) Serena
4 1 (1.67%) Siebel
4 1 (1.67%) Sun