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 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 541 552 552
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs citing APMP 120 90 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.04% 0.82% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 74 40
Median daily rate £425 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £305 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £587 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.12%
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
11577 10914 10455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.43% 19.16% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7227 6503 5913
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 542 457
Median hourly rate £28.88 £23.75 £18.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.57% +25.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.91 £51.24 £43.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

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 25 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 25 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 +26 112 £425 +1.49% 28
London +21 46 £450 +9.75% 9
South East +22 26 £428 +3.63% 8
West Midlands - 11 £475 - 1
City of London +49 10 £533 +69.04% 5
South West -11 9 £403 +4.54% 9
East Sussex - 8 £340 -
Hampshire +7 7 £550 +17.02% 1
East Midlands -3 7 £375 -7.45%
North West +5 6 £400 -33.33%
Hove - 6 - -
Wiltshire -3 5 £415 -17.82% 1
Scotland -1 4 £445 +48.33% 1
Edinburgh -4 4 £445 +42.40% 1
Wales - 4 £375 -
Cardiff - 4 £375 -
South Wales - 4 £375 -
Cobham - 4 £428 -
Surrey - 4 £428 - 2
Derbyshire +6 3 £365 -11.07%
Derby +5 3 £365 -11.07%
West Yorkshire -8 3 £475 +5.55% 1
Manchester -8 3 £425 -29.16%
Bristol -15 3 £390 +3.31% 5
Yorkshire -17 3 £475 +5.55% 1
East of England - 3 £369 -
Birmingham - 3 £475 - 1
Bradford +3 2 £488 +8.33%
Northamptonshire -1 2 £450 +63.63%
Lancashire -5 2 £400 -4.47%

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 182 (87.08%) PRINCE2
2 146 (69.86%) Project Management
3 76 (36.36%) Finance
4 68 (32.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (20.57%) Security Cleared
6 43 (20.57%) MS Project
7 33 (15.79%) ITIL
7 33 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 33 (15.79%) Project Planning
8 31 (14.83%) Microsoft
9 27 (12.92%) PMP
9 27 (12.92%) Programme Management
10 26 (12.44%) Risk Management
11 25 (11.96%) PMI Certification
11 25 (11.96%) SC Cleared
12 23 (11.00%) MS Excel
13 22 (10.53%) Change Management
13 22 (10.53%) DV Cleared
14 21 (10.05%) PRINCE
15 20 (9.57%) MS Office
16 17 (8.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 17 (8.13%) Six Sigma
17 16 (7.66%) PMI
17 16 (7.66%) Degree
18 15 (7.18%) Resource Management
18 15 (7.18%) Data Protection
18 15 (7.18%) Supplier Management
18 15 (7.18%) Telecoms
19 14 (6.70%) Data Centre

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 4 (1.91%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.44%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.48%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 43 (20.57%) MS Project
2 23 (11.00%) MS Excel
3 20 (9.57%) MS Office
4 5 (2.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.48%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.96%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.48%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) Office 365
1 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.74%) WAN
2 10 (4.78%) Wireless
3 9 (4.31%) LAN
4 7 (3.35%) Wireless Security
5 4 (1.91%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.91%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.44%) Broadband
7 2 (0.96%) Firewall
8 1 (0.48%) GPON
8 1 (0.48%) Internet
8 1 (0.48%) MPLS
8 1 (0.48%) SAN
8 1 (0.48%) Telepresence
8 1 (0.48%) VoIP
8 1 (0.48%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.48%) GIS
2 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.48%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.48%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (1.91%) JIRA
General
1 76 (36.36%) Finance
2 15 (7.18%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.78%) Marketing
3 10 (4.78%) Retail
4 7 (3.35%) Banking
5 5 (2.39%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.39%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.39%) Law
5 5 (2.39%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.91%) Legal
7 1 (0.48%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.48%) Billing
7 1 (0.48%) French Language
7 1 (0.48%) Military
7 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.48%) Publishing
7 1 (0.48%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 131 (62.68%) Project Manager
2 32 (15.31%) Programme Manager
3 25 (11.96%) Security Manager
4 20 (9.57%) Security Project Manager
5 16 (7.66%) Infrastructure Manager
5 16 (7.66%) IT Manager
6 14 (6.70%) IT Project Manager
6 14 (6.70%) Senior Manager
7 13 (6.22%) Senior Project Manager
8 11 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Manager
9 10 (4.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 9 (4.31%) Agile Project Manager
10 9 (4.31%) SC Cleared Project Manager
10 9 (4.31%) Transformation Manager
10 9 (4.31%) Transformation Project Manager
11 6 (2.87%) Analyst
12 5 (2.39%) CRM Manager
12 5 (2.39%) CRM Project Manager
12 5 (2.39%) Desktop Manager
12 5 (2.39%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.91%) Flash
2 1 (0.48%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.66%) PMI
2 14 (6.70%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.78%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.39%) Equities
5 5 (2.39%) Fixed Income
5 5 (2.39%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.96%) Psychology
6 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.48%) Biology
7 1 (0.48%) BYOD
7 1 (0.48%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.48%) FMCG
7 1 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.48%) iPad
7 1 (0.48%) IVR
7 1 (0.48%) Statistics
7 1 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.87%) Windows
2 3 (1.44%) Unix
3 2 (0.96%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (87.08%) PRINCE2
2 146 (69.86%) Project Management
3 68 (32.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 53 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (15.79%) ITIL
5 33 (15.79%) Project Planning
6 27 (12.92%) Programme Management
7 26 (12.44%) Risk Management
8 22 (10.53%) Change Management
9 21 (10.05%) PRINCE
10 17 (8.13%) Six Sigma
11 15 (7.18%) Data Protection
11 15 (7.18%) Resource Management
11 15 (7.18%) Supplier Management
12 12 (5.74%) Capacity Planning
12 12 (5.74%) Cybersecurity
13 11 (5.26%) Transition Management
13 11 (5.26%) Waterfall
14 10 (4.78%) Change Control
14 10 (4.78%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.96%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (20.57%) Security Cleared
2 33 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 27 (12.92%) PMP
4 25 (11.96%) PMI Certification
4 25 (11.96%) SC Cleared
5 22 (10.53%) DV Cleared
6 16 (7.66%) Degree
7 10 (4.78%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (4.31%) CISM
8 9 (4.31%) CISSP
8 9 (4.31%) ISEB
9 5 (2.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.96%) APMG
11 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.48%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.48%) CISA
11 1 (0.48%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.48%) HNC
11 1 (0.48%) HND
11 1 (0.48%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.87%) QA
3 4 (1.91%) PMBOK
4 3 (1.44%) P3O
5 2 (0.96%) MiFID
6 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.48%) GCP
6 1 (0.48%) GLP
6 1 (0.48%) GMP
6 1 (0.48%) GxP
6 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.44%) MOM
2 2 (0.96%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.48%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 31 (14.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.91%) BT
3 3 (1.44%) Cisco
3 3 (1.44%) Oracle
3 3 (1.44%) SAP
3 3 (1.44%) VMware
4 2 (0.96%) Adobe
5 1 (0.48%) Cadence
5 1 (0.48%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.48%) Epicor
5 1 (0.48%) IBM
5 1 (0.48%) Infor
5 1 (0.48%) Intel
5 1 (0.48%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.48%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.48%) Splunk
5 1 (0.48%) Tableau
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