The table below looks at the statistics for APMP 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 APMP over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
England / South West
Rank 113 107 130
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Contract jobs citing APMP 17 30 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.66% 1.04% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.94% 3.03% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 7
Median daily rate £313 £363 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -27.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £308 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £450 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £400 £423
% change year-on-year
-4.06% -5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £65.00 -

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
876 989 906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.90% 34.21% 30.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 626 540
Median daily rate £410 £383 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.18% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 81 53
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £38.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +6.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.10 £46.00 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +105.12%

APMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing APMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

APMP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

APMP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

APMP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

APMP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing APMP across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

APMP Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

APMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

APMP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

APMP
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 APMP within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire -2 9 £300 -10.44%
Bristol -1 7 £338 -16.66% 1
Dorset - 1 - -
APMP
England

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing APMP 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 APMP.

1 18 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 18 (66.67%) Project Management
2 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
3 13 (48.15%) Finance
4 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (18.52%) Degree
7 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
7 4 (14.81%) Change Management
7 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
7 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.81%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
7 4 (14.81%) Resource Allocation
8 3 (11.11%) ITIL
8 3 (11.11%) C
8 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
8 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
9 2 (7.41%) Information Management
9 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (7.41%) Chemistry
9 2 (7.41%) Biology
9 2 (7.41%) PRINCE
9 2 (7.41%) Migration
9 2 (7.41%) GxP
9 2 (7.41%) PMP
9 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
9 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (7.41%) Data Centre

APMP
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 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Project
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Broadband
1 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Project Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Change Manager
3 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
3 2 (7.41%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Procurement Officer
3 2 (7.41%) Programme Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Project Planner
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Business Transformation Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Coordinator
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (3.70%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (3.70%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Junior
4 1 (3.70%) Public Sector Project Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Change Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Biology
2 2 (7.41%) Chemistry
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 18 (66.67%) Project Management
2 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (14.81%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
3 4 (14.81%) Change Management
3 4 (14.81%) Resource Allocation
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.41%) Information Management
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Document Management
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
2 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) Degree
4 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
5 2 (7.41%) PMP
6 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) GxP
2 1 (3.70%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Epicor
2 1 (3.70%) Fujitsu
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Sage
2 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow