The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 393 377 389
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Contract jobs citing APMP 19 12 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.079% 0.056% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.36% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 23
Average daily rate £465 £417 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.51% -24.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £310 £432
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £510 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £377 £398
% change year-on-year
+19.52% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £15.38 -
% change year-on-year
+116.18% -
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4011 3299 3943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.58% 15.27% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2680 1982 2317
Average daily rate £411 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.36% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 109 115
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £13.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.66 £135.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
APMP
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -10 6 £475 +5.55%
Beckenham - - - -
APMP
England

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 45 (88.24%) PRINCE2
2 41 (80.39%) Project Management
3 26 (50.98%) Finance
4 18 (35.29%) PMI Certification
5 16 (31.37%) MS Project
5 16 (31.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (27.45%) PMP
6 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
7 13 (25.49%) Programme Management
8 12 (23.53%) ITIL
9 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
9 10 (19.61%) Change Management
9 10 (19.61%) Management Information System
9 10 (19.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
10 9 (17.65%) QA
10 9 (17.65%) MS Visio
11 8 (15.69%) Telecoms
11 8 (15.69%) Degree
11 8 (15.69%) Information Management
12 7 (13.73%) Banking
12 7 (13.73%) MS PowerPoint
12 7 (13.73%) Risk Management
12 7 (13.73%) PMI
13 6 (11.76%) Workflow
13 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
13 6 (11.76%) Quality Management
13 6 (11.76%) Workflow Management
13 6 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (11.76%) Data Analysis

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.96%) Lync
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (31.37%) MS Project
2 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
3 9 (17.65%) MS Visio
4 7 (13.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (7.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Unified Communications
2 3 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Siebel EIM
1 3 (5.88%) EDMS
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Hudson
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 26 (50.98%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Telecoms
3 7 (13.73%) Banking
4 5 (9.80%) Legal
5 4 (7.84%) Law
6 3 (5.88%) Retail
7 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.96%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Project Manager
2 6 (11.76%) Analyst
2 6 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (7.84%) Programme Manager
3 4 (7.84%) QA Analyst
3 4 (7.84%) Applications Manager
3 4 (7.84%) Quality Analyst
3 4 (7.84%) Programme Director
3 4 (7.84%) Risk Analyst
4 3 (5.88%) Service Manager
4 3 (5.88%) Senior QA Analyst
4 3 (5.88%) Senior Risk Analyst
4 3 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (3.92%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (3.92%) PMO Lead
6 1 (1.96%) Information Security Project Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Senior Programme Planner
6 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Risk Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) .NET
1 3 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.73%) PMI
3 1 (1.96%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.96%) Telematics
3 1 (1.96%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (88.24%) PRINCE2
2 41 (80.39%) Project Management
3 16 (31.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (25.49%) Programme Management
5 12 (23.53%) ITIL
6 10 (19.61%) Change Management
7 8 (15.69%) Information Management
8 7 (13.73%) Risk Management
9 6 (11.76%) Workflow
9 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
9 6 (11.76%) Quality Management
9 6 (11.76%) Workflow Management
9 6 (11.76%) Data Analysis
9 6 (11.76%) Business Transformation
10 5 (9.80%) Project Planning
10 5 (9.80%) Six Sigma
11 4 (7.84%) PRINCE
11 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (7.84%) ERP
11 4 (7.84%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) Java
2 3 (5.88%) ABAP
2 3 (5.88%) C++
3 1 (1.96%) C
3 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (35.29%) PMI Certification
2 14 (27.45%) PMP
3 10 (19.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 8 (15.69%) Degree
6 5 (9.80%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.96%) CIMA
7 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) QA
2 4 (7.84%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.96%) P3O
3 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) SAP
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.88%) Siebel
4 1 (1.96%) Demandware
4 1 (1.96%) Elastic Path
4 1 (1.96%) hybris
4 1 (1.96%) ATG
4 1 (1.96%) Citrix