The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 May 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
APMG (APM Group)
Rank 137 - 148
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing APMG 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.034% - 0.031%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% - 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £550 £416
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +32.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
APMG
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
931 883 1043
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 32.04% 28.25% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 509 605
Median daily rate £384 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.23% +20.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 36 54
Median hourly rate £42.00 £38.13 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% +8.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.06 £14.58 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

APMG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing APMG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing APMG within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 1 £400 -
APMG
England

APMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing APMG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for APMG.

1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) MS Project
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 3 (50.00%) Facebook
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Casewise
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Softphone
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) PMI
4 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis

APMG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Project
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (33.33%) Softphone
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Financial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Governance
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Facebook
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Casewise
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) LANDesk