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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 400 401 393
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing APMP 28 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.071% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 0.47% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 22
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£475 £500 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £400 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £396
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
3878 3790 3740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.74% 14.96% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2622 2444 2313
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £600 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 82 123
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £11.50 £14.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £46.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
City of London +19 6 £475 -20.16% 1
Bromley - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
APMP
England

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 42 (95.45%) PRINCE2
2 30 (68.18%) Project Management
3 22 (50.00%) PMI Certification
4 19 (43.18%) Finance
5 15 (34.09%) MS Project
6 14 (31.82%) PMP
7 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
8 12 (27.27%) PMI
9 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 10 (22.73%) ISEB
10 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (20.45%) Change Management
11 9 (20.45%) Project Planning
12 8 (18.18%) Banking
12 8 (18.18%) P3O
12 8 (18.18%) MS Office
13 7 (15.91%) Law
13 7 (15.91%) Migration
13 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (13.64%) Degree
14 6 (13.64%) MS Project Server
14 6 (13.64%) Lync
14 6 (13.64%) Programme Management
14 6 (13.64%) ITIL
15 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (11.36%) Six Sigma
15 5 (11.36%) Portfolio Management
16 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
16 4 (9.09%) Waterfall

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 6 (13.64%) MS Project Server
1 6 (13.64%) Lync
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (34.09%) MS Project
2 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (18.18%) MS Office
4 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
5 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) LAN
2 3 (6.82%) Intranet
3 2 (4.55%) WAN
3 2 (4.55%) IP Telephony
3 2 (4.55%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.27%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
General
1 19 (43.18%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Banking
3 7 (15.91%) Law
4 3 (6.82%) Legal
4 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.82%) Retail
5 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.27%) Local Government
6 1 (2.27%) Marketing
6 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (68.18%) Project Manager
2 10 (22.73%) Senior Manager
3 9 (20.45%) Senior Project Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Programme Office Support
5 4 (9.09%) Programme Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Change Manager
6 3 (6.82%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Business Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Transition Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Senior IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Change Project Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Transformation Project Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Business Transformation Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Service Transition Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Project Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) CRM Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Workstream Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Programme Support Officer
8 1 (2.27%) Data Centre Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) PMI
2 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) User Experience
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) SecurID
3 1 (2.27%) CCTV
3 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (95.45%) PRINCE2
2 30 (68.18%) Project Management
3 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (20.45%) Project Planning
4 9 (20.45%) Change Management
5 7 (15.91%) Migration
5 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.64%) Programme Management
6 6 (13.64%) ITIL
7 5 (11.36%) Six Sigma
7 5 (11.36%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
8 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
9 3 (6.82%) Business Transformation
9 3 (6.82%) Quality Management
9 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.82%) Time Management
9 3 (6.82%) Lean Six Sigma
10 2 (4.55%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
1 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 14 (31.82%) PMP
3 10 (22.73%) ISEB
4 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (13.64%) Degree
6 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (6.82%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.55%) CISSP
9 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) P3O
2 3 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) SCCM
1 2 (4.55%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) SAP
3 2 (4.55%) CA
4 1 (2.27%) VMware
4 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco
4 1 (2.27%) SunGard
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix