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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 391 396 406
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Contract jobs citing APMP 33 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.083% 0.099%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.91% 0.53% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 16
Average daily rate
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£500 £475 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £418 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £518 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £434 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +2.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
3621 3745 3754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.29% 15.45% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2404 2414 2381
Average daily rate £435 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £599
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 84 98
Average hourly rate £21.64 £21.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.65% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £14.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 +16 9 £482 +1.47% 2
Croydon - 1 £600 -
Hounslow - 1 £525 -
APMP
England

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 48 (92.31%) PRINCE2
2 30 (57.69%) Project Management
3 19 (36.54%) PMI Certification
3 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
4 17 (32.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 16 (30.77%) Finance
6 14 (26.92%) Change Management
6 14 (26.92%) SC Cleared
6 14 (26.92%) Degree
6 14 (26.92%) Programme Management
7 13 (25.00%) PMP
8 10 (19.23%) MS Project
8 10 (19.23%) Project Planning
9 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (17.31%) ITIL
9 9 (17.31%) PMI
9 9 (17.31%) P3O
10 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
11 7 (13.46%) MS Office
11 7 (13.46%) Legal
11 7 (13.46%) DV Cleared
12 6 (11.54%) Change Control
12 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (11.54%) Data Protection
12 6 (11.54%) Management Information System
12 6 (11.54%) Risk Management
12 6 (11.54%) PRINCE
12 6 (11.54%) Biometrics
13 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
13 5 (9.62%) Banking

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) MS Project
2 7 (13.46%) MS Office
3 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.77%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Primavera
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.92%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Ethernet
1 3 (5.77%) MPLS
2 2 (3.85%) HTTP
3 1 (1.92%) Internet
3 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Legal
3 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.62%) Banking
4 3 (5.77%) Retail
4 3 (5.77%) Law
4 3 (5.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.85%) Front Office
6 1 (1.92%) Back Office
6 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.92%) Games
6 1 (1.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (53.85%) Project Manager
2 10 (19.23%) Senior Manager
3 9 (17.31%) Senior Project Manager
4 5 (9.62%) Project Support Officer
4 5 (9.62%) Project Officer
5 4 (7.69%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Contracts Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Change Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Business Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Transition Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Report Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Junior
7 2 (3.85%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Junior Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) PMO Manager
8 1 (1.92%) Credit Risk Project Manager
8 1 (1.92%) ICT Project Manager
8 1 (1.92%) Agile Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) PMI
2 6 (11.54%) Biometrics
2 6 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.85%) User Experience
6 1 (1.92%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.92%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) AIX
2 1 (1.92%) Solaris
2 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (92.31%) PRINCE2
2 30 (57.69%) Project Management
3 14 (26.92%) Change Management
3 14 (26.92%) Programme Management
4 10 (19.23%) Project Planning
5 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (17.31%) ITIL
6 6 (11.54%) PRINCE
6 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.54%) Risk Management
6 6 (11.54%) Data Protection
6 6 (11.54%) Change Control
7 5 (9.62%) Scrum
8 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.69%) Quality Management
8 4 (7.69%) Business Transformation
8 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (7.69%) Migration
9 3 (5.77%) Lean Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) PMI Certification
1 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
2 17 (32.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 14 (26.92%) SC Cleared
3 14 (26.92%) Degree
4 13 (25.00%) PMP
5 7 (13.46%) DV Cleared
6 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.92%) HNC
7 1 (1.92%) ISEB
7 1 (1.92%) ACCA
7 1 (1.92%) CIMA
7 1 (1.92%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.92%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) P3O
2 1 (1.92%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.92%) MiFID
2 1 (1.92%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) MOM
1 1 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) SAP
2 4 (7.69%) CheckPoint
2 4 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.85%) Siebel
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.92%) Cognos
4 1 (1.92%) Sun
4 1 (1.92%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.92%) CODA
4 1 (1.92%) Progress