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 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 549 518 524
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +6
Contract jobs citing APMP 68 72 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% 0.79% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 56 50
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£416 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £288 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £549 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £396
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £41.50

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
11189 9095 10240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.56% 17.26% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6198 5113 5307
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 472 404 606
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -16.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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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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 66 £416 +4.00% 19
London +16 27 £475 -5.00% 7
South East -9 10 £375 -3.22% 5
Tyne and Wear - 9 £379 -
North East - 9 £379 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £379 -
East of England -22 7 £400 -3.03% 3
South West -41 7 £398 +32.00%
City of London +28 6 £475 -20.16% 2
Hertfordshire -21 4 £400 -
Surrey +2 3 £413 -17.50% 2
North West -9 3 £500 +5.70% 1
Hampshire -10 3 £375 -
West Midlands -14 3 - - 1
Bristol -26 3 £360 +14.99%
East Midlands +4 2 £416 +14.75%
Yorkshire -2 2 £375 -4.33% 2
West Yorkshire -7 2 £375 -4.33% 2
Basingstoke - 2 £413 -
Guildford - 2 £413 - 1
Leeds 0 1 - - 2
Berkshire - 1 - - 1
Reading - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - -

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 126 (86.90%) PRINCE2
2 98 (67.59%) Project Management
3 65 (44.83%) Finance
4 48 (33.10%) ISEB
5 38 (26.21%) PMI Certification
6 34 (23.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 32 (22.07%) Stakeholder Management
8 26 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (17.24%) ISEB Practitioner
10 24 (16.55%) PMI
10 24 (16.55%) PMP
10 24 (16.55%) Degree
11 23 (15.86%) MS Project
11 23 (15.86%) Programme Management
12 21 (14.48%) Change Management
12 21 (14.48%) Microsoft
12 21 (14.48%) Supplier Management
13 19 (13.10%) ITIL
14 17 (11.72%) Risk Management
15 16 (11.03%) MS Excel
16 15 (10.34%) Service Delivery
16 15 (10.34%) Project Planning
16 15 (10.34%) Computer Science
17 14 (9.66%) Security Cleared
17 14 (9.66%) Banking
17 14 (9.66%) Service Management
18 13 (8.97%) Internet
18 13 (8.97%) Change Control
19 12 (8.28%) P3O
20 11 (7.59%) Scrum

APMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 6 (4.14%) Lync
1 6 (4.14%) MS Project Server
2 5 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.38%) Documentum
3 2 (1.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.38%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 23 (15.86%) MS Project
2 16 (11.03%) MS Excel
3 8 (5.52%) MS Office
4 6 (4.14%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.76%) CA Clarity
2 1 (0.69%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.69%) Maximo
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.38%) SaaS
2 1 (0.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.97%) Internet
2 4 (2.76%) WAN
3 3 (2.07%) Unified Communications
3 3 (2.07%) LAN
3 3 (2.07%) Intranet
4 2 (1.38%) SAN
4 2 (1.38%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.38%) MS Access
1 2 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.69%) SAP BW
General
1 65 (44.83%) Finance
2 14 (9.66%) Banking
3 8 (5.52%) Retail
4 7 (4.83%) Law
5 5 (3.45%) Legal
6 4 (2.76%) Marketing
7 3 (2.07%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.07%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.38%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.38%) Automotive
8 2 (1.38%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.69%) Local Government
9 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.69%) Military
9 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 73 (50.34%) Project Manager
2 13 (8.97%) Programme Manager
3 9 (6.21%) Senior Manager
4 8 (5.52%) Analyst
4 8 (5.52%) Integration Manager
4 8 (5.52%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (4.14%) Environment Manager
6 5 (3.45%) Programme Office Support
6 5 (3.45%) Agile Coach
6 5 (3.45%) Bid Manager
6 5 (3.45%) Technical Manager
6 5 (3.45%) Change Manager
6 5 (3.45%) Technical Project Manager
7 4 (2.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (2.76%) Test Manager
7 4 (2.76%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (2.76%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (2.76%) Business Manager
7 4 (2.76%) Transition Manager
8 3 (2.07%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.07%) Application Packaging
1 3 (2.07%) .NET
2 2 (1.38%) Middleware
2 2 (1.38%) Web Services
3 1 (0.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.55%) PMI
2 15 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.83%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.76%) NHS
6 3 (2.07%) Open Source
7 2 (1.38%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.38%) User Experience
7 2 (1.38%) FMCG
8 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.69%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.69%) SecurID
8 1 (0.69%) Economics
8 1 (0.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.45%) Windows
2 3 (2.07%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (86.90%) PRINCE2
2 98 (67.59%) Project Management
3 32 (22.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (15.86%) Programme Management
6 21 (14.48%) Change Management
6 21 (14.48%) Supplier Management
7 19 (13.10%) ITIL
8 17 (11.72%) Risk Management
9 15 (10.34%) Service Delivery
9 15 (10.34%) Project Planning
10 14 (9.66%) Service Management
11 13 (8.97%) Change Control
12 11 (7.59%) Scrum
13 10 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (6.21%) Waterfall
14 9 (6.21%) ITSM
14 9 (6.21%) Six Sigma
15 8 (5.52%) Migration
16 7 (4.83%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.83%) Java
2 4 (2.76%) C
3 3 (2.07%) VB
4 2 (1.38%) SQL
4 2 (1.38%) VB6
5 1 (0.69%) Python
5 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (33.10%) ISEB
2 38 (26.21%) PMI Certification
3 34 (23.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 25 (17.24%) ISEB Practitioner
5 24 (16.55%) PMP
5 24 (16.55%) Degree
6 14 (9.66%) Security Cleared
7 7 (4.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (4.14%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.07%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.07%) PgMP
10 2 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.69%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.69%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.28%) P3O
2 4 (2.76%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.38%) AppDNA
1 2 (1.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (14.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.83%) SAP
3 5 (3.45%) Oracle
4 4 (2.76%) CA
5 2 (1.38%) Primavera
5 2 (1.38%) Cadence
6 1 (0.69%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.69%) Blue Coat
6 1 (0.69%) Computacenter
6 1 (0.69%) VMware
6 1 (0.69%) BT
6 1 (0.69%) SunGard
6 1 (0.69%) HP
6 1 (0.69%) webMethods
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco
6 1 (0.69%) Citrix
6 1 (0.69%) Software AG
6 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
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