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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 559 558 540
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs citing APMP 87 87 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.75% 0.80% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 72 57
Median daily rate £428 £404 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £18.00 £25.12 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.34% -24.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £25.12 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-28.34% -24.45%

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
11588 10895 10569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.58% 19.46% 19.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7184 6257 6159
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 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £535 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 554 541
Median hourly rate £32.66 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.13% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £49.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +9 82 £435 +6.74% 23
London +13 27 £473 +15.95% 1
South East -4 16 £439 -1.95% 8
North West +12 14 £400 +5.26% 2
East of England +15 8 £350 -31.54%
Cheshire +1 8 £535 +33.75%
City of London +47 7 £473 +5.00%
Hampshire +6 7 £470 - 1
Warrington -10 6 £535 +33.75%
Edinburgh -2 5 £350 +25.00%
West Midlands -5 5 £500 +25.00% 4
Scotland -17 5 £350 +25.00%
South West -20 5 £350 - 6
Suffolk - 5 £350 -
East Midlands +12 4 £383 -4.37%
Ipswich - 4 £350 -
Manchester - 4 £400 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 4 £383 -
Yorkshire +9 3 £363 -19.44% 1
West Yorkshire +4 3 £363 -19.44% 1
Halifax +3 3 £363 -10.04%
Wiltshire -13 3 £396 +13.21%
Lancashire +5 2 £400 +11.11%
Birmingham -2 2 £500 +25.00% 2
Berkshire -7 2 - - 3
Surrey -8 2 £426 -29.54%
North East -43 2 - - 1
Tyne and Wear -52 2 - -
Sussex - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £360 - 2

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 177 (88.06%) PRINCE2
2 154 (76.62%) Project Management
3 100 (49.75%) Finance
4 60 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (27.36%) MS Project
6 51 (25.37%) Security Cleared
7 43 (21.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 41 (20.40%) Microsoft
9 39 (19.40%) Change Management
10 37 (18.41%) PMI Certification
11 36 (17.91%) PMP
12 33 (16.42%) MS Excel
12 33 (16.42%) SC Cleared
13 32 (15.92%) ITIL
14 31 (15.42%) Programme Management
15 30 (14.93%) Management Information System
16 28 (13.93%) Risk Management
17 24 (11.94%) Degree
18 22 (10.95%) Project Planning
18 22 (10.95%) DV Cleared
19 19 (9.45%) MS Office
20 18 (8.96%) Resource Management
21 16 (7.96%) PMI
22 15 (7.46%) SharePoint
22 15 (7.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
23 14 (6.97%) Capacity Planning
24 13 (6.47%) PRINCE
24 13 (6.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
24 13 (6.47%) Waterfall
24 13 (6.47%) Information Management

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 15 (7.46%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.49%) MS Project Server
3 3 (1.49%) Confluence
4 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 55 (27.36%) MS Project
2 33 (16.42%) MS Excel
3 19 (9.45%) MS Office
4 7 (3.48%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.50%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.50%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Office 365
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.99%) LAN
1 4 (1.99%) WAN
2 3 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (1.49%) Wireless
3 2 (1.00%) Firewall
4 1 (0.50%) NFC
4 1 (0.50%) SAN
4 1 (0.50%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (1.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.50%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.50%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.48%) JIRA
General
1 100 (49.75%) Finance
2 12 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.98%) Retail
4 7 (3.48%) Law
4 7 (3.48%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.48%) Marketing
5 6 (2.99%) Banking
6 5 (2.49%) Aerospace
6 5 (2.49%) Legal
7 3 (1.49%) Electronics
7 3 (1.49%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.00%) Military
9 1 (0.50%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.50%) Billing
9 1 (0.50%) French Language
9 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.50%) Publishing
9 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 131 (65.17%) Project Manager
2 21 (10.45%) IT Manager
2 21 (10.45%) Programme Manager
3 19 (9.45%) IT Project Manager
4 14 (6.97%) Senior Manager
4 14 (6.97%) Senior Project Manager
5 11 (5.47%) Infrastructure Manager
6 9 (4.48%) Transformation Manager
6 9 (4.48%) Transformation Project Manager
7 8 (3.98%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 8 (3.98%) Security Manager
8 7 (3.48%) DV Cleared Project Manager
9 6 (2.99%) Analyst
9 6 (2.99%) Coordinator
9 6 (2.99%) Digital Project Manager
9 6 (2.99%) Implementation Manager
9 6 (2.99%) Project Coordinator
9 6 (2.99%) Security Project Manager
10 5 (2.49%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 5 (2.49%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.99%) Flash
2 1 (0.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.93%) Management Information System
2 16 (7.96%) PMI
3 9 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.98%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.99%) Biology
5 4 (1.99%) Chemistry
6 3 (1.49%) Equities
6 3 (1.49%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.00%) Psychology
7 2 (1.00%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.50%) Derivative
8 1 (0.50%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.50%) FMCG
8 1 (0.50%) iPad
8 1 (0.50%) IVR
8 1 (0.50%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.50%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.50%) Statistics
8 1 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.49%) Windows
2 2 (1.00%) Unix
3 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (88.06%) PRINCE2
2 154 (76.62%) Project Management
3 60 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (21.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (19.40%) Change Management
6 32 (15.92%) ITIL
7 31 (15.42%) Programme Management
8 28 (13.93%) Risk Management
9 22 (10.95%) Project Planning
10 18 (8.96%) Resource Management
11 14 (6.97%) Capacity Planning
12 13 (6.47%) Information Management
12 13 (6.47%) PRINCE
12 13 (6.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 13 (6.47%) Waterfall
13 12 (5.97%) Change Control
14 10 (4.98%) CRM
15 9 (4.48%) Logistics
15 9 (4.48%) Six Sigma
16 8 (3.98%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.00%) C
Qualifications
1 51 (25.37%) Security Cleared
2 37 (18.41%) PMI Certification
3 36 (17.91%) PMP
4 33 (16.42%) SC Cleared
5 24 (11.94%) Degree
6 22 (10.95%) DV Cleared
7 15 (7.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 12 (5.97%) ISEB
9 7 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.99%) CISM
11 4 (1.99%) CISSP
12 2 (1.00%) APMG
13 1 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.50%) CCNA
13 1 (0.50%) CCNP
13 1 (0.50%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (0.50%) CISA
13 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.50%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.48%) PMBOK
2 5 (2.49%) QA
3 4 (1.99%) P3O
4 2 (1.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.50%) EMIR
5 1 (0.50%) GCP
5 1 (0.50%) GLP
5 1 (0.50%) GMP
5 1 (0.50%) GxP
5 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.99%) MOM
2 1 (0.50%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 41 (20.40%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.99%) SAP
3 3 (1.49%) Atlassian
3 3 (1.49%) Oracle
4 2 (1.00%) Cognos
4 2 (1.00%) VMware
5 1 (0.50%) BT
5 1 (0.50%) Cadence
5 1 (0.50%) Cisco
5 1 (0.50%) Epicor
5 1 (0.50%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.50%) IBM
5 1 (0.50%) Infor
5 1 (0.50%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.50%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.50%) Serena
5 1 (0.50%) Splunk
Bristol, Avon
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £620 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 18 days ago