The table below looks at the statistics for APMP in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited APMP over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 153 142 107
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -35
Contract jobs citing APMP 14 3 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.082% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.67% 0.41% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 18
Median daily rate £400 £380 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -31.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £364 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £396 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.12 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £25.12 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-28.34% -24.45%
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 North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
839 736 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.44% 20.21% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 334 325
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £504 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 82 74
Median hourly rate £37.48 £21.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.35% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.97 £11.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £59.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

APMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing APMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

APMP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

APMP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

APMP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

APMP
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing APMP across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

APMP Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

APMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

APMP Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

APMP
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing APMP within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +2 8 £535 +33.75%
Manchester - 4 £400 -
Lancashire +3 2 £400 +11.11%
APMP
England

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing APMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for APMP.

1 15 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 10 (55.56%) Project Management
3 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 4 (22.22%) Project Planning
5 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 3 (16.67%) Time Management
6 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
6 3 (16.67%) Banking
6 3 (16.67%) Retail
6 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (11.11%) Budget Control
7 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
7 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.11%) PMI
7 2 (11.11%) PMP
7 2 (11.11%) Business Development
7 2 (11.11%) Change Control
8 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
8 1 (5.56%) Dependency Management
8 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.56%) Coaching
8 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Programme Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Office Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Bid Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Governance Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Logistics Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Planner
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) PMI
3 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.56%) iPad
3 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 10 (55.56%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 4 (22.22%) Project Planning
5 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (16.67%) Time Management
6 2 (11.11%) Budget Control
6 2 (11.11%) Business Development
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) Change Control
6 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
6 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) Change Management
7 1 (5.56%) Logistics
7 1 (5.56%) Migration
7 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
7 1 (5.56%) Supply Chain Management
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (11.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle