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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 231 220 235
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Contract jobs citing APMP 23 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.22% 0.098%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.96% 0.83% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 6
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£425 £425 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £300 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £525 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.12 £33.25 -
% change year-on-year
-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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2387 2417 2140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.58% 26.99% 26.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1308 1207 1114
Average daily rate £375 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £494 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 103 125
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -23.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.00 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +9 15 £400 -5.88%
Surrey +8 4 £605 +34.44%
Hampshire -5 3 £470 +13.93% 2
Berkshire -10 1 £288 -22.29% 1
APMP
England

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (92.86%) PRINCE2
2 33 (78.57%) Project Management
3 20 (47.62%) MS Project
4 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 18 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 18 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 18 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 12 (28.57%) DV Cleared
5 12 (28.57%) ITIL
5 12 (28.57%) Finance
6 10 (23.81%) PMP
6 10 (23.81%) PMI Certification
7 9 (21.43%) MS Office
8 8 (19.05%) SharePoint
9 7 (16.67%) SAP
9 7 (16.67%) Risk Management
9 7 (16.67%) Logistics
10 6 (14.29%) HNC
10 6 (14.29%) HND
10 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 6 (14.29%) Time Management
10 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
11 5 (11.90%) ITIL V3
11 5 (11.90%) Change Control
11 5 (11.90%) Service Management
12 4 (9.52%) CheckPoint
12 4 (9.52%) Structured Cabling
12 4 (9.52%) Problem Management
13 3 (7.14%) SLA

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (19.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (47.62%) MS Project
2 9 (21.43%) MS Office
3 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) Project Manager
2 4 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (9.52%) Project Planner
3 3 (7.14%) Programme Manager
3 3 (7.14%) Bid Manager
3 3 (7.14%) SAP Manager
3 3 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 3 (7.14%) SAP Project Manager
3 3 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (4.76%) OSS Project Manager
5 1 (2.38%) ICT Project Manager
5 1 (2.38%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (2.38%) Architect
5 1 (2.38%) Analyst
5 1 (2.38%) Technical Architect
5 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) CCTV
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Statistics
2 1 (2.38%) CMDB
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (92.86%) PRINCE2
2 33 (78.57%) Project Management
3 12 (28.57%) ITIL
4 7 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 7 (16.67%) Logistics
5 6 (14.29%) Time Management
5 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 5 (11.90%) ITIL V3
6 5 (11.90%) Change Control
6 5 (11.90%) Service Management
7 4 (9.52%) Problem Management
8 3 (7.14%) RAD
8 3 (7.14%) DSDM
8 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.14%) Project Planning
8 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.14%) Scrum
8 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 18 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 18 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 12 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 10 (23.81%) PMP
3 10 (23.81%) PMI Certification
4 6 (14.29%) HNC
4 6 (14.29%) HND
5 3 (7.14%) Degree
6 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Netcool
1 1 (2.38%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) SAP
3 4 (9.52%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.38%) Remedy