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 23 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 500 491 490
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing APMP 78 66 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.76% 0.73% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 45 29
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£450 £440 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £322 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £561 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £433 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +8.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.38

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
10222 9072 7897
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.15% 18.62% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5961 4943 4163
Average daily rate £396 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 476 428 558
Average hourly rate £19.45 £18.70 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.01% -18.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £44.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

APMP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing APMP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing APMP within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -15 70 £475 +7.95% 19
London +2 35 £475 +5.55% 3
South East -19 12 £395 -23.67% 5
South West -19 8 £498 +32.22% 3
Yorkshire - 8 £448 - 3
West Yorkshire - 8 £448 - 3
City of London +17 7 £425 -15.00%
Surrey +2 6 £320 -42.95%
Wiltshire - 5 £605 -
Scotland -8 4 £343 -38.83% 1
East of England +6 3 £310 -4.61%
Leeds - 3 £373 - 3
West Midlands +1 2 £565 +41.25% 1
East Midlands - 2 £500 - 1
Bristol -10 1 £315 -17.64% 1
Edinburgh -12 1 £425 -24.10% 1
Hampshire -22 1 £395 -7.05%
Northamptonshire - 1 £450 -
Warwickshire - 1 £750 -
West Sussex - 1 £450 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £475 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £450 -
Luton - 1 - -
Horsham - 1 £450 -
Huntingdon - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing APMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited APMP.

1 131 (86.18%) PRINCE2
2 110 (72.37%) Project Management
3 65 (42.76%) Finance
4 58 (38.16%) PMI Certification
5 50 (32.89%) MS Project
6 48 (31.58%) PMP
7 43 (28.29%) Change Management
8 38 (25.00%) ITIL
8 38 (25.00%) Risk Management
9 32 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 31 (20.39%) ISEB
10 31 (20.39%) Programme Management
11 29 (19.08%) Degree
12 27 (17.76%) MS Visio
12 27 (17.76%) MS Excel
12 27 (17.76%) Six Sigma
13 24 (15.79%) MS Office
13 24 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (15.79%) Security Cleared
14 22 (14.47%) P3O
15 21 (13.82%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (13.16%) Business Transformation
17 19 (12.50%) Banking
18 18 (11.84%) SAP
18 18 (11.84%) PMI
19 17 (11.18%) Law
20 16 (10.53%) SharePoint
20 16 (10.53%) SC Cleared
20 16 (10.53%) Change Control
20 16 (10.53%) Project Planning

APMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing APMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited APMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.95%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.32%) Documentum
3 2 (1.32%) Lync
4 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 50 (32.89%) MS Project
2 27 (17.76%) MS Visio
2 27 (17.76%) MS Excel
3 24 (15.79%) MS Office
4 8 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.29%) CA Clarity
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.32%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.66%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.97%) Network Security
1 3 (1.97%) LAN
1 3 (1.97%) WAN
2 1 (0.66%) VPN
2 1 (0.66%) Intranet
2 1 (0.66%) Internet
2 1 (0.66%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.66%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.66%) MS Access
2 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.66%) SAP BW
General
1 65 (42.76%) Finance
2 19 (12.50%) Banking
3 17 (11.18%) Law
4 14 (9.21%) Legal
5 9 (5.92%) Retail
6 8 (5.26%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.97%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.32%) Military
8 2 (1.32%) Electronics
8 2 (1.32%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.32%) Automotive
8 2 (1.32%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.32%) Marketing
9 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (57.89%) Project Manager
2 14 (9.21%) Programme Manager
3 13 (8.55%) Infrastructure Manager
3 13 (8.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 8 (5.26%) SAP Manager
4 8 (5.26%) SAP Project Manager
4 8 (5.26%) Senior Manager
5 7 (4.61%) Analyst
5 7 (4.61%) Senior Project Manager
6 6 (3.95%) Business Manager
6 6 (3.95%) Project Planner
7 5 (3.29%) Programme Office Support
7 5 (3.29%) PMO Lead
7 5 (3.29%) Change Manager
8 4 (2.63%) Technical Manager
8 4 (2.63%) Contracts Manager
8 4 (2.63%) Technical Project Manager
8 4 (2.63%) PMO Manager
8 4 (2.63%) Lead Project Manager
9 3 (1.97%) Data Centre Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.84%) PMI
2 14 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.97%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.32%) NHS
5 1 (0.66%) CCTV
5 1 (0.66%) SecurID
5 1 (0.66%) User Experience
5 1 (0.66%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.95%) Windows
2 3 (1.97%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (86.18%) PRINCE2
2 110 (72.37%) Project Management
3 43 (28.29%) Change Management
4 38 (25.00%) ITIL
4 38 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 31 (20.39%) Programme Management
6 27 (17.76%) Six Sigma
7 24 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (13.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (13.16%) Business Transformation
10 16 (10.53%) Change Control
10 16 (10.53%) Project Planning
11 12 (7.89%) Service Management
11 12 (7.89%) Portfolio Management
11 12 (7.89%) Waterfall
12 11 (7.24%) Migration
13 9 (5.92%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (5.26%) Time Management
14 8 (5.26%) Supplier Management
14 8 (5.26%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.95%) C
Qualifications
1 58 (38.16%) PMI Certification
2 48 (31.58%) PMP
3 31 (20.39%) ISEB
4 29 (19.08%) Degree
5 24 (15.79%) Security Cleared
6 16 (10.53%) SC Cleared
7 15 (9.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 15 (9.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.63%) DV Cleared
8 4 (2.63%) PgMP
9 3 (1.97%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (1.32%) CISSP
11 1 (0.66%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.66%) CAPM
11 1 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.47%) P3O
2 2 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) MOM
Vendors
1 32 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.84%) SAP
3 5 (3.29%) Oracle
3 5 (3.29%) CA
4 4 (2.63%) Primavera
5 3 (1.97%) HP
6 2 (1.32%) Cadence
6 2 (1.32%) IBM
7 1 (0.66%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.66%) Citrix
7 1 (0.66%) Cisco
7 1 (0.66%) SunGard
7 1 (0.66%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.66%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.66%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.66%) VMware
7 1 (0.66%) BT
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