The first table below looks at the demand for APMG in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited APMG over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South West region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
APMG (APM Group)
Rank 141 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing APMG 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.030% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.096% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1039 668 1135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.66% 28.47% 31.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 363 595
Average daily rate £350 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 42 94
Average hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-13.97% -6.06%
APMG
England

APMG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

APMG Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

APMG
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

APMG Daily Rate Trend in the South West

APMG
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing APMG 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 APMG.

1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration

APMG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing APMG 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 APMG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Change Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Business Change Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Business Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification