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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 149 142 131
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs citing APMP 7 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.092% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.95% 0.45% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Average daily rate £490 £465 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.37% +5.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £420 £398
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.52%
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 North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
736 663 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.30% 20.36% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 339 230
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 53 69
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.54 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.55% +85.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £12.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £36.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

APMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing APMP across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing APMP within the North West region over the 3 months to 14 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
Cheshire - 3 £495 -
Lancashire -4 2 £525 +12.90%
Manchester - 2 £400 - 1
APMP
England

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 17 (85.00%) PRINCE2
2 13 (65.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 11 (55.00%) Project Management
4 10 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (30.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) ITIL
7 5 (25.00%) PMP
7 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 5 (25.00%) Dependency Management
8 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
9 3 (15.00%) C++
9 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.00%) Python
9 3 (15.00%) Mainframe
9 3 (15.00%) Quality Management
9 3 (15.00%) Change Management
9 3 (15.00%) Change Control
9 3 (15.00%) P3O
9 3 (15.00%) Requirements Engineering
9 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
9 3 (15.00%) Logistics
9 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
10 2 (10.00%) Legal
10 2 (10.00%) Advertising
10 2 (10.00%) Supply Chain Management

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Supply Chain Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Supply Chain Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Communications Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Logistics Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Project Planner
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Supply Chain Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Data Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Security Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Service Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) MVS
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) PRINCE2
2 11 (55.00%) Project Management
3 10 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Dependency Management
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL
6 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (15.00%) Change Control
7 3 (15.00%) Change Management
7 3 (15.00%) Logistics
7 3 (15.00%) Quality Management
7 3 (15.00%) Requirements Engineering
7 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
8 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
8 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (10.00%) Scrum
8 2 (10.00%) Service Management
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C++
1 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (15.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (25.00%) PMP
3 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) P3O
2 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
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