The table below looks at the statistics for APMP in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited APMP over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 251 222 221
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -1
Contract jobs citing APMP 12 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 0.69% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 8
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£400 £425 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +28.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £320 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £525 £408
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
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2304 2481 2202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.49% 27.20% 26.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1299 1224 1131
Average daily rate £388 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 99 136
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.13 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
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 the South East

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

APMP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

APMP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

APMP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

APMP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing APMP across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

APMP Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

APMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

APMP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

APMP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing APMP within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Buckinghamshire +3 7 £400 -23.80%
Hampshire -5 2 £410 -3.52% 1
Middlesex - 2 - -
Berkshire -4 1 £288 -22.29% 1
APMP
England

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 39 (95.12%) PRINCE2
2 31 (75.61%) Project Management
3 20 (48.78%) MS Project
4 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
5 18 (43.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 18 (43.90%) SC Cleared
5 18 (43.90%) Security Cleared
6 12 (29.27%) DV Cleared
7 11 (26.83%) ITIL
7 11 (26.83%) Finance
8 10 (24.39%) PMP
8 10 (24.39%) PMI Certification
9 9 (21.95%) MS Office
10 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
11 7 (17.07%) SAP
11 7 (17.07%) Risk Management
11 7 (17.07%) Logistics
12 6 (14.63%) HNC
12 6 (14.63%) HND
12 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
12 6 (14.63%) Time Management
12 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (14.63%) Waterfall
13 5 (12.20%) ITIL V3
13 5 (12.20%) Change Control
13 5 (12.20%) Service Management
14 4 (9.76%) CheckPoint
14 4 (9.76%) Structured Cabling
14 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
15 3 (7.32%) SLA

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (48.78%) MS Project
2 9 (21.95%) MS Office
3 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
4 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Spanish Language
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (65.85%) Project Manager
2 4 (9.76%) Project Planner
2 4 (9.76%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (7.32%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (7.32%) Service Manager
3 3 (7.32%) SAP Project Manager
3 3 (7.32%) Programme Manager
3 3 (7.32%) SAP Manager
4 2 (4.88%) OSS Project Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Bid Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Senior Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) Technical Architect
5 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.44%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Transition Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Project Controller
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) CCTV
2 1 (2.44%) Statistics
2 1 (2.44%) CMDB
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
1 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (95.12%) PRINCE2
2 31 (75.61%) Project Management
3 11 (26.83%) ITIL
4 7 (17.07%) Risk Management
4 7 (17.07%) Logistics
5 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (14.63%) Time Management
5 6 (14.63%) Waterfall
6 5 (12.20%) ITIL V3
6 5 (12.20%) Change Control
6 5 (12.20%) Service Management
7 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
8 3 (7.32%) Project Planning
8 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.32%) RAD
8 3 (7.32%) DSDM
8 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.32%) Migration
8 3 (7.32%) Scrum
8 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 18 (43.90%) SC Cleared
1 18 (43.90%) Security Cleared
2 12 (29.27%) DV Cleared
3 10 (24.39%) PMP
3 10 (24.39%) PMI Certification
4 6 (14.63%) HNC
4 6 (14.63%) HND
5 3 (7.32%) Degree
6 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) OpenView
1 1 (2.44%) Netcool
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) SAP
3 4 (9.76%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.44%) Remedy