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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 551 551 556
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing APMP 87 92 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.74% 0.87% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 80 56
Median daily rate £450 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £314 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £577 £683
UK excluding London median daily rate £426 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.56% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 - -

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
11717 10619 10598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.91% 18.92% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7295 6201 6095
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £548 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 448 552 495
Median hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.88% +12.50%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +3 85 £450 +12.50% 18
London +8 31 £501 +25.12% 5
South East +16 22 £428 +6.87% 1
City of London +38 11 £533 +39.21% 1
North West -5 8 £400 -33.88%
West Midlands -13 8 £500 +25.00% 1
South West -16 7 £370 +5.71% 3
Hampshire +11 6 £600 +46.34%
East Sussex - 6 - -
Hove - 5 - -
East of England +13 3 £369 -38.54% 2
Manchester +1 3 £425 -29.16%
West Yorkshire 0 3 £475 +5.55% 3
Yorkshire -4 3 £475 +5.55% 4
East Midlands -6 3 £383 -5.60% 2
Bristol -8 3 £390 +11.42% 2
Wiltshire -9 3 £396 -0.93%
Cheshire -9 3 £404 -36.91%
Warrington -12 3 £404 -36.91%
Cobham - 3 £428 -
Surrey - 3 £428 -
Bradford +10 2 £488 +8.33%
Berkshire 0 2 £300 +4.34% 1
Edinburgh -1 2 £385 +28.33% 4
Birmingham -3 2 £500 +25.00%
Scotland -23 2 £385 +32.75% 4
North East -64 2 - -
Tyne and Wear -64 2 - -
Lancashire - 2 £400 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £299 - 1

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 176 (89.34%) PRINCE2
2 141 (71.57%) Project Management
3 84 (42.64%) Finance
4 58 (29.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 57 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (21.32%) MS Project
7 33 (16.75%) ITIL
7 33 (16.75%) Microsoft
8 32 (16.24%) Programme Management
9 31 (15.74%) PMI Certification
9 31 (15.74%) Project Planning
10 29 (14.72%) Security Cleared
11 27 (13.71%) MS Excel
11 27 (13.71%) Change Management
12 23 (11.68%) PMP
13 22 (11.17%) SC Cleared
14 20 (10.15%) Degree
14 20 (10.15%) MS Office
14 20 (10.15%) Risk Management
15 17 (8.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 17 (8.63%) PMI
16 16 (8.12%) Management Information System
17 14 (7.11%) Data Protection
18 13 (6.60%) Capacity Planning
19 12 (6.09%) Telecoms
19 12 (6.09%) Resource Management
20 11 (5.58%) DV Cleared
20 11 (5.58%) Retail
20 11 (5.58%) PRINCE
20 11 (5.58%) Change Control

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 5 (2.54%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.03%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.51%) Confluence
3 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 42 (21.32%) MS Project
2 27 (13.71%) MS Excel
3 20 (10.15%) MS Office
4 6 (3.05%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.51%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.51%) Primavera
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) Office 365
1 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.57%) Wireless
2 6 (3.05%) Wireless Security
3 5 (2.54%) WAN
4 4 (2.03%) LAN
4 4 (2.03%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.02%) Firewall
6 1 (0.51%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.51%) GPON
6 1 (0.51%) Internet
6 1 (0.51%) MPLS
6 1 (0.51%) SAN
6 1 (0.51%) Telepresence
6 1 (0.51%) VoIP
6 1 (0.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (1.02%) Hadoop
1 2 (1.02%) RDBMS
1 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.51%) GIS
2 1 (0.51%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.51%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.05%) JIRA
General
1 84 (42.64%) Finance
2 12 (6.09%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.58%) Retail
4 9 (4.57%) Marketing
5 7 (3.55%) Banking
6 6 (3.05%) Law
6 6 (3.05%) Legal
7 5 (2.54%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (2.03%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.52%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.02%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.51%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.51%) Billing
11 1 (0.51%) Electronics
11 1 (0.51%) French Language
11 1 (0.51%) Military
11 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.51%) Publishing
11 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 128 (64.97%) Project Manager
2 25 (12.69%) Programme Manager
3 18 (9.14%) Security Manager
4 17 (8.63%) IT Manager
5 16 (8.12%) Infrastructure Manager
5 16 (8.12%) Security Project Manager
6 15 (7.61%) IT Project Manager
7 14 (7.11%) Senior Manager
8 13 (6.60%) Senior Project Manager
9 10 (5.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 8 (4.06%) Cybersecurity Manager
11 7 (3.55%) Agile Project Manager
11 7 (3.55%) SC Cleared Project Manager
11 7 (3.55%) Transformation Manager
11 7 (3.55%) Transformation Project Manager
12 6 (3.05%) Analyst
13 5 (2.54%) Coordinator
13 5 (2.54%) Implementation Manager
13 5 (2.54%) Project Coordinator
13 5 (2.54%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.03%) Flash
2 1 (0.51%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.63%) PMI
2 16 (8.12%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.06%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.03%) Biology
5 4 (2.03%) Chemistry
5 4 (2.03%) Equities
5 4 (2.03%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.02%) Psychology
6 2 (1.02%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.02%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.51%) Derivative
7 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.51%) FMCG
7 1 (0.51%) iPad
7 1 (0.51%) IVR
7 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.51%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.03%) Windows
2 2 (1.02%) Unix
3 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (89.34%) PRINCE2
2 141 (71.57%) Project Management
3 58 (29.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 57 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (16.75%) ITIL
6 32 (16.24%) Programme Management
7 31 (15.74%) Project Planning
8 27 (13.71%) Change Management
9 20 (10.15%) Risk Management
10 14 (7.11%) Data Protection
11 13 (6.60%) Capacity Planning
12 12 (6.09%) Resource Management
13 11 (5.58%) Change Control
13 11 (5.58%) PRINCE
14 10 (5.08%) Business Transformation
14 10 (5.08%) Waterfall
15 9 (4.57%) Malware Detection/Protection
15 9 (4.57%) Penetration Testing
15 9 (4.57%) Six Sigma
15 9 (4.57%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.02%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (15.74%) PMI Certification
2 29 (14.72%) Security Cleared
3 23 (11.68%) PMP
4 22 (11.17%) SC Cleared
5 20 (10.15%) Degree
6 17 (8.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (5.58%) DV Cleared
8 10 (5.08%) ISEB
9 9 (4.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (3.05%) CISM
10 6 (3.05%) CISSP
10 6 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.02%) APMG
12 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.51%) Chartered Engineer
12 1 (0.51%) CISA
12 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.51%) CRISC
12 1 (0.51%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.51%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.55%) PMBOK
2 6 (3.05%) QA
3 3 (1.52%) P3O
4 2 (1.02%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.51%) EMIR
5 1 (0.51%) GCP
5 1 (0.51%) GLP
5 1 (0.51%) GMP
5 1 (0.51%) GxP
5 1 (0.51%) MiFID
5 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.02%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.02%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.02%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.51%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 33 (16.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.03%) SAP
3 3 (1.52%) Cisco
3 3 (1.52%) Oracle
4 2 (1.02%) BT
4 2 (1.02%) Cognos
4 2 (1.02%) VMware
5 1 (0.51%) Adobe
5 1 (0.51%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.51%) Cadence
5 1 (0.51%) Epicor
5 1 (0.51%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.51%) IBM
5 1 (0.51%) Infor
5 1 (0.51%) Intel
5 1 (0.51%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.51%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.51%) Serena
5 1 (0.51%) Splunk
5 1 (0.51%) Tableau
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