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 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 131 141 136
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing APMP 9 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.42% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.11% 1.39% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 4
Median daily rate £440 £424 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.83% +1.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £328 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £492 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
811 1010 1029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.92% 30.36% 30.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 624 676
Median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 71 42
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.12 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% +17.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.55 £13.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.19 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 September 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 24 September 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
Wiltshire +15 5 £415 -17.82%
Bristol -11 2 £411 +5.44% 1
Dorset - 2 £501 -
APMP
England

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 11 (68.75%) Project Management
2 8 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (25.00%) Change Management
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (18.75%) C
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
6 3 (18.75%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
6 3 (18.75%) Resource Allocation
7 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
7 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
7 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 2 (12.50%) LAN
7 2 (12.50%) WAN
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
8 1 (6.25%) Chemistry
8 1 (6.25%) Biology
8 1 (6.25%) QA
8 1 (6.25%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) JSP 440
8 1 (6.25%) TOGAF

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 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Change Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Assurance Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Office Support
3 1 (6.25%) Project Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Project Planner
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Change Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Biology
3 1 (6.25%) Chemistry
3 1 (6.25%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Project Management
2 8 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Resource Allocation
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
6 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
6 1 (6.25%) Document Management
6 1 (6.25%) ERP
6 1 (6.25%) Information Management
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Governance
6 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.25%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) HNC
5 1 (6.25%) HND
5 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
5 1 (6.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) JSP 440
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Epicor
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Sage