The table below looks at the statistics for APMP in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited APMP over the 3 months to 26 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 547 523 574
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +51
Contract jobs citing APMP 106 135 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.96% 1.20% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 113 38
Median daily rate £425 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £312 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £646 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £434 £395
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +9.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
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
11087 11286 10781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.49% 19.32% 19.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6908 6795 6114
Median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 536 463
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.06 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

APMP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

APMP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

APMP
Daily Rate Trend

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

APMP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

APMP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing APMP within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

APMP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

APMP
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing APMP within the UK.

APMP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

APMP
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing APMP within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 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
England -20 98 £426 -3.12% 17
London +5 45 £425 -10.52% 4
South East +23 20 £450 +0.55% 5
West Midlands - 10 £394 - 1
South West -3 9 £415 +8.49%
City of London +24 8 £550 +14.11% 1
East Sussex +13 7 £340 -
East Midlands 0 7 £375 +3.23%
Hampshire +9 5 £550 - 3
South Wales - 5 £375 -
Wales - 5 £375 -
Cardiff - 5 £375 -
Hove - 5 - -
Wiltshire +7 4 £415 -17.82%
Yorkshire -12 4 £483 +7.22% 4
Bristol -13 4 £418 +11.33%
Berkshire +4 3 £300 -35.13%
West Yorkshire +3 3 £475 +5.55% 2
Derbyshire -1 3 £365 -19.15%
Derby -4 3 £365 -19.15%
Aldershot - 3 £500 -
Surrey - 3 £439 - 1
Bradford +14 2 £488 +8.33%
Scotland +12 2 £450 +50.00%
Edinburgh +2 2 £450 +44.00%
Northamptonshire 0 2 £450 +63.63%
Manchester -3 2 £425 -29.16% 1
North West -16 2 £425 -2.29% 1
Birmingham - 2 £308 -
Staffordshire - 2 - -

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 with a requirement for APMP.

1 163 (83.59%) PRINCE2
2 130 (66.67%) Project Management
3 69 (35.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 63 (32.31%) Finance
5 50 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (18.97%) Security Cleared
7 35 (17.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 31 (15.90%) Project Planning
9 30 (15.38%) MS Project
10 25 (12.82%) Programme Management
11 23 (11.79%) ITIL
11 23 (11.79%) PRINCE
11 23 (11.79%) PMI Certification
11 23 (11.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 22 (11.28%) PMP
13 21 (10.77%) Microsoft
13 21 (10.77%) Risk Management
14 20 (10.26%) Supplier Management
14 20 (10.26%) DV Cleared
15 19 (9.74%) Cybersecurity
15 19 (9.74%) Change Management
16 18 (9.23%) Resource Management
16 18 (9.23%) Transition Management
17 17 (8.72%) SC Cleared
17 17 (8.72%) MS Excel
18 16 (8.21%) Waterfall
19 15 (7.69%) Data Protection
19 15 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
20 14 (7.18%) Data Centre
20 14 (7.18%) Telecoms

APMP
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.54%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.03%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (15.38%) MS Project
2 17 (8.72%) MS Excel
3 11 (5.64%) MS Office
4 6 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.08%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.51%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (4.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.03%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.51%) Primavera
3 1 (0.51%) SAP hybris
3 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.03%) SaaS
2 1 (0.51%) Office 365
2 1 (0.51%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.64%) WAN
2 10 (5.13%) Wireless
3 8 (4.10%) LAN
4 7 (3.59%) Wireless Security
5 5 (2.56%) Ethernet
6 4 (2.05%) Broadband
7 2 (1.03%) Firewall
8 1 (0.51%) GPON
8 1 (0.51%) Internet
8 1 (0.51%) MPLS
8 1 (0.51%) Skype
8 1 (0.51%) Telepresence
8 1 (0.51%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.51%) VoIP
8 1 (0.51%) VPN
8 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.51%) GIS
1 1 (0.51%) SAP BW
1 1 (0.51%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (1.54%) JIRA
General
1 63 (32.31%) Finance
2 14 (7.18%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.64%) Marketing
4 10 (5.13%) Retail
5 7 (3.59%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.08%) Banking
6 6 (3.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (2.56%) Aerospace
7 5 (2.56%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.54%) Law
8 3 (1.54%) Legal
9 1 (0.51%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.51%) Billing
9 1 (0.51%) Electronics
9 1 (0.51%) French Language
9 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.51%) Publishing
9 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 115 (58.97%) Project Manager
2 31 (15.90%) Programme Manager
3 27 (13.85%) Security Manager
4 21 (10.77%) Security Project Manager
5 15 (7.69%) Senior Manager
6 14 (7.18%) Infrastructure Manager
7 13 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 13 (6.67%) IT Manager
8 12 (6.15%) Senior Project Manager
9 11 (5.64%) IT Project Manager
10 9 (4.62%) Agile Project Manager
10 9 (4.62%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 9 (4.62%) Transformation Manager
10 9 (4.62%) Transformation Project Manager
11 7 (3.59%) Consultant
12 6 (3.08%) CRM Manager
12 6 (3.08%) CRM Project Manager
12 6 (3.08%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 6 (3.08%) Security Consultant
13 5 (2.56%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.51%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.18%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.18%) PMI
3 8 (4.10%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (3.59%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.56%) Equities
5 5 (2.56%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.54%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.03%) Psychology
8 1 (0.51%) Biology
8 1 (0.51%) BYOD
8 1 (0.51%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.51%) FMCG
8 1 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.51%) iPad
8 1 (0.51%) IVR
8 1 (0.51%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.08%) Windows
2 3 (1.54%) Unix
3 2 (1.03%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (83.59%) PRINCE2
2 130 (66.67%) Project Management
3 69 (35.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (15.90%) Project Planning
6 25 (12.82%) Programme Management
7 23 (11.79%) ITIL
7 23 (11.79%) PRINCE
8 21 (10.77%) Risk Management
9 20 (10.26%) Supplier Management
10 19 (9.74%) Change Management
10 19 (9.74%) Cybersecurity
11 18 (9.23%) Resource Management
11 18 (9.23%) Transition Management
12 16 (8.21%) Waterfall
13 15 (7.69%) Data Protection
14 14 (7.18%) Six Sigma
15 13 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
16 12 (6.15%) CRM
17 11 (5.64%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (18.97%) Security Cleared
2 35 (17.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 23 (11.79%) PMI Certification
4 22 (11.28%) PMP
5 20 (10.26%) DV Cleared
6 17 (8.72%) SC Cleared
7 14 (7.18%) Degree
8 9 (4.62%) CISM
8 9 (4.62%) CISSP
9 7 (3.59%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (3.08%) ISEB
11 5 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.51%) Chartered Engineer
12 1 (0.51%) CISA
12 1 (0.51%) CRISC
12 1 (0.51%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.51%) HNC
12 1 (0.51%) HND
12 1 (0.51%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.56%) QA
3 2 (1.03%) MiFID
3 2 (1.03%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.51%) GCP
4 1 (0.51%) GLP
4 1 (0.51%) GMP
4 1 (0.51%) GxP
4 1 (0.51%) P3O
4 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.54%) MOM
2 2 (1.03%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.51%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (10.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.08%) SAP
3 4 (2.05%) Cisco
3 4 (2.05%) Oracle
4 3 (1.54%) BT
5 2 (1.03%) Adobe
5 2 (1.03%) Planview
5 2 (1.03%) VMware
6 1 (0.51%) Cadence
6 1 (0.51%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.51%) Epicor
6 1 (0.51%) hybris
6 1 (0.51%) IBM
6 1 (0.51%) Infor
6 1 (0.51%) Intel
6 1 (0.51%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.51%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.51%) Siebel
6 1 (0.51%) Splunk
6 1 (0.51%) Tableau
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