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 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 517 541 502
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -39
Contract jobs citing APMP 94 59 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% 0.56% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 41 50
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£440 £418 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% +5.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £328 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £509 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
10818 10449 9073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.95% 19.11% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6471 5893 4878
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 533 462 504
Average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £21.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.17 £44.14 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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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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 +16 85 £440 +5.38% 20
London +12 22 £425 -8.94% 4
South West +14 15 £380 -12.64% 6
Bristol -2 12 £373 -14.36% 3
Yorkshire -15 12 £450 +20.00%
North East -16 11 £480 -
North West -19 11 £588 +45.96% 1
Tyne and Wear -14 10 £480 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -17 10 £480 -
West Yorkshire -17 9 £450 +20.00%
City of London +9 8 £315 -37.00%
East Midlands - 8 £405 - 1
Derby - 7 £410 -
Derbyshire - 7 £410 -
Scotland - 6 £290 -
Warrington +1 5 £640 -
Cheshire -1 5 £640 +64.10%
South East -32 5 £413 +11.48% 5
Edinburgh - 5 £300 -
Halifax +4 4 £353 -5.86%
Bradford -5 3 £450 +12.50%
Wiltshire - 3 £505 - 2
Lancashire +5 2 £419 +4.68%
Blackpool -3 2 £419 +4.68%
Manchester -17 2 £600 +20.00% 1
Leeds -24 2 £450 -
Corsham - 2 £513 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £425 -
Middlesex - 2 - -
Hampshire -2 1 £470 +7.42%

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 165 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 147 (74.24%) Project Management
3 74 (37.37%) Finance
3 74 (37.37%) Security Cleared
4 59 (29.80%) SC Cleared
5 53 (26.77%) ITIL
6 50 (25.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 45 (22.73%) PMI Certification
8 43 (21.72%) Change Management
9 41 (20.71%) MS Project
10 39 (19.70%) PMP
10 39 (19.70%) Programme Management
10 39 (19.70%) Degree
11 34 (17.17%) PRINCE
12 33 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 33 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 31 (15.66%) Risk Management
14 26 (13.13%) MS Office
14 26 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (12.12%) ERP
16 23 (11.62%) Management Information System
17 21 (10.61%) Service Management
17 21 (10.61%) Project Planning
18 20 (10.10%) DV Cleared
18 20 (10.10%) Change Control
19 19 (9.60%) Integration Testing
20 18 (9.09%) Manufacturing
21 17 (8.59%) MOM
21 17 (8.59%) PMI
21 17 (8.59%) PLM

APMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (8.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.01%) Documentum
3 1 (0.51%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 41 (20.71%) MS Project
2 26 (13.13%) MS Office
3 14 (7.07%) MS Excel
4 8 (4.04%) MS Visio
4 8 (4.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (5.05%) Primavera
2 4 (2.02%) CA PPM
3 3 (1.52%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.51%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.02%) HTTP
1 4 (2.02%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (1.52%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.52%) Internet
2 3 (1.52%) MPLS
3 2 (1.01%) Intranet
4 1 (0.51%) LAN
4 1 (0.51%) WAN
4 1 (0.51%) Firewall
4 1 (0.51%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.51%) NFC
4 1 (0.51%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.51%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.01%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (2.53%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.01%) JIRA
General
1 74 (37.37%) Finance
2 18 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 13 (6.57%) Banking
4 9 (4.55%) Retail
4 9 (4.55%) Legal
4 9 (4.55%) Aerospace
5 8 (4.04%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.53%) Law
6 5 (2.53%) Retail Banking
7 4 (2.02%) Military
8 3 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.51%) Front Office
9 1 (0.51%) Back Office
9 1 (0.51%) Games
9 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.51%) Billing
Job Titles
1 104 (52.53%) Project Manager
2 18 (9.09%) Analyst
3 16 (8.08%) Business Analyst
4 15 (7.58%) Project Planner
5 14 (7.07%) Programme Manager
6 13 (6.57%) Integration Manager
7 10 (5.05%) Senior Manager
8 9 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
8 9 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
8 9 (4.55%) Integration Project Manager
9 7 (3.54%) Delivery Manager
9 7 (3.54%) PMO Manager
9 7 (3.54%) IT Project Manager
10 6 (3.03%) Project Coordinator
10 6 (3.03%) Programme Office Manager
10 6 (3.03%) Coordinator
11 5 (2.53%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (2.53%) Telecoms Project Manager
12 4 (2.02%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.01%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.62%) Management Information System
2 17 (8.59%) PMI
3 8 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.54%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.01%) CCTV
5 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.01%) CMDB
6 1 (0.51%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.51%) User Experience
6 1 (0.51%) Statistics
6 1 (0.51%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.07%) Windows
2 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (1.01%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.51%) AIX
3 1 (0.51%) Solaris
3 1 (0.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 147 (74.24%) Project Management
3 53 (26.77%) ITIL
4 43 (21.72%) Change Management
5 39 (19.70%) Programme Management
6 34 (17.17%) PRINCE
7 33 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 31 (15.66%) Risk Management
9 26 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (12.12%) ERP
11 21 (10.61%) Service Management
11 21 (10.61%) Project Planning
12 20 (10.10%) Change Control
13 19 (9.60%) Integration Testing
14 17 (8.59%) PLM
15 14 (7.07%) Business Analysis
15 14 (7.07%) Waterfall
15 14 (7.07%) System Integration Testing
16 13 (6.57%) Migration
16 13 (6.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.52%) C
2 1 (0.51%) VB
2 1 (0.51%) VBA
2 1 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 74 (37.37%) Security Cleared
2 59 (29.80%) SC Cleared
3 50 (25.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 45 (22.73%) PMI Certification
5 39 (19.70%) PMP
5 39 (19.70%) Degree
6 20 (10.10%) DV Cleared
7 11 (5.56%) ISEB
8 7 (3.54%) HNC
9 6 (3.03%) HND
10 4 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (2.02%) PgMP
11 2 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.51%) MAPM
12 1 (0.51%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.51%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.51%) CISSP
12 1 (0.51%) CISA
12 1 (0.51%) GIAC
12 1 (0.51%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.08%) P3O
2 8 (4.04%) QA
3 5 (2.53%) SLA
4 4 (2.02%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.51%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 17 (8.59%) MOM
2 1 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.51%) Netcool
2 1 (0.51%) OpenView
Vendors
1 33 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.57%) SAP
3 6 (3.03%) CheckPoint
4 5 (2.53%) Oracle
5 4 (2.02%) CA
6 3 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.51%) Remedy
7 1 (0.51%) Cadence
7 1 (0.51%) Siebel
7 1 (0.51%) HP
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Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 27 days ago