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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 134 121 141
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Contract jobs citing APMP 7 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.64% 0.099%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.70% 2.32% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 2
Median daily rate £370 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £319 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £392 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £426 £400 £488
% change year-on-year
+6.69% -18.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 - -
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
993 862 964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.64% 27.68% 31.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 512 625
Median daily rate £390 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 48 53
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.52% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.86 £15.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +26.94%

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 26 June 2016.

APMP Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 June 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 -3 3 £390 +13.04% 3
Wiltshire -15 3 £396 +13.21%
APMP
England

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 22 (81.48%) PRINCE2
2 20 (74.07%) Project Management
3 16 (59.26%) Finance
4 10 (37.04%) Change Management
4 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
5 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
5 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.93%) ISEB
6 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared
7 5 (18.52%) Degree
7 5 (18.52%) Contingency Planning
7 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
8 4 (14.81%) PMP
9 3 (11.11%) MS Project
9 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
9 3 (11.11%) Resource Management
9 3 (11.11%) QA
10 2 (7.41%) Chemistry
10 2 (7.41%) Biology
10 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
10 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (7.41%) Information Management
10 2 (7.41%) C
10 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
10 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (3.70%) MS Office

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Project
3 1 (3.70%) MS Office
General
1 16 (59.26%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Project Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Implementation Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Project Planner
4 3 (11.11%) Coordinator
4 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) PMO Manager
4 3 (11.11%) PMO Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (7.41%) Associate Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) PMO Planner
6 1 (3.70%) Environment Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Implementation Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) PMO Coordinator
6 1 (3.70%) PMO Lead
6 1 (3.70%) Programme Assurance Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Risk Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Risk Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Test Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Biology
2 2 (7.41%) Chemistry
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) PRINCE2
2 20 (74.07%) Project Management
3 10 (37.04%) Change Management
4 5 (18.52%) Contingency Planning
4 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) Resource Management
5 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) Information Management
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.70%) Change Control
7 1 (3.70%) Financial Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.70%) Programme Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) ISEB
3 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 5 (18.52%) Degree
4 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared
5 4 (14.81%) PMP
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (3.70%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) HNC
7 1 (3.70%) HND
7 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Cadence