The table below looks at the statistics for APMP in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited APMP over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 126 - 124
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing APMP 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% - 0.078%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.85% - 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£290 - £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
APMP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
473 552 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 15.73% 20.21% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 274 242
Average daily rate £338 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 18
Average hourly rate £29.17 £18.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.05% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.25 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £22.05 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%

APMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing APMP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

APMP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

APMP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

APMP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

APMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing APMP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

APMP Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

APMP
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing APMP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 July 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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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
Edinburgh - 3 £300 -
West Lothian - 1 £280 -
APMP
UK

APMP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) PMI Certification
3 5 (62.50%) Project Management
4 4 (50.00%) MS Project
5 3 (37.50%) C
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
5 3 (37.50%) PMP
5 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
5 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (37.50%) Network Security
5 3 (37.50%) Change Control
5 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
6 2 (25.00%) QA
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) PMI
6 2 (25.00%) MS Office
7 1 (12.50%) VB
7 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
7 1 (12.50%) People Management
7 1 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (12.50%) Banking

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (50.00%) MS Project
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
2 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Development Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
2 1 (12.50%) PMO Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
3 3 (37.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) PMI Certification
2 3 (37.50%) PMP
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft