The table below looks at the statistics for APMG in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited APMG over the 3 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
APMG (APM Group)
UK
Rank 570 621 618
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -3
Contract jobs citing APMG 16 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.002% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.009% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 3
Median daily rate £400 - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9267 11022 10562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.80% 21.26% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5970 6816 6054
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 438 454 504
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £12.09 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.40 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

APMG
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing APMG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

APMG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

APMG
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing APMG within the UK.

APMG Daily Rate Trend in the UK

APMG
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing APMG within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 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
England +66 16 £400 - 3
Gloucestershire - 12 £400 -
South West - 12 £400 -
South East - 2 £378 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 2 £378 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £378 -
London +18 1 £450 -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
North West - 1 - - 1

APMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 with a requirement for APMG.

1 17 (89.47%) PRINCE2
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (78.95%) Finance
4 14 (73.68%) Scrum
5 12 (63.16%) PRINCE
5 12 (63.16%) ISEB
5 12 (63.16%) Business Analysis
6 5 (26.32%) Project Management
6 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (21.05%) Change Management
7 4 (21.05%) Retail
8 3 (15.79%) Change Control
9 2 (10.53%) Transition Management
9 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (10.53%) PMP
9 2 (10.53%) B2C
9 2 (10.53%) Automotive
9 2 (10.53%) Degree
10 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
10 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
10 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
10 1 (5.26%) Online Banking
10 1 (5.26%) Banking
10 1 (5.26%) ITIL
10 1 (5.26%) DSDM
10 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
10 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
10 1 (5.26%) PMI
10 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Analysis

APMG
Top Related IT Skills 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:

General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Automotive
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
1 12 (63.16%) Business Analyst
1 12 (63.16%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Business Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Business Change Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Business Engagement Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Change Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Engagement Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Project Change Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Online Banking
2 1 (5.26%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) PRINCE2
2 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (73.68%) Scrum
4 12 (63.16%) Business Analysis
4 12 (63.16%) PRINCE
5 5 (26.32%) Project Management
5 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (21.05%) Change Management
7 3 (15.79%) Change Control
8 2 (10.53%) B2C
8 2 (10.53%) Transition Management
9 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (5.26%) Application Rationalisation
9 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
9 1 (5.26%) DSDM
9 1 (5.26%) ITIL
9 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
9 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 1 (5.26%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) ISEB
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) PMP
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint