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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 524 525 517
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing APMP 71 57 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.081%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.63% 0.62% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 46 29
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£450 £419 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £328 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £561 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £416
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
11359 9174 8886
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.59% 17.78% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6585 5107 4657
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 548 395 612
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -21.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -14 70 £450 +12.50% 29
London +26 31 £475 -5.00% 4
South West -23 12 £480 +31.05% 4
South East -20 10 £450 +5.88% 10
Yorkshire -1 9 £396 -14.83% 2
West Yorkshire -2 9 £396 -14.83% 2
City of London +12 6 £413 -31.25%
Leeds -2 4 £387 -16.88% 1
Surrey -3 3 £413 -26.47% 3
East of England -19 3 £310 -25.97% 1
East Midlands - 3 £488 - 4
Essex -8 2 £310 -25.97%
West Midlands -17 2 £565 +41.25% 2
Bristol -21 2 £348 -18.95% 1
Hampshire -22 2 £490 +26.45% 3
West Sussex - 2 £450 - 1
North West -8 1 £500 - 2
Warwickshire - 1 £750 - 1
Basingstoke - 1 £710 - 1
Horsham - 1 £450 - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bolton - - - - 1
Bournemouth - - - - 2
Cambridge - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Chertsey - - - -

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 123 (86.01%) PRINCE2
2 110 (76.92%) Project Management
3 62 (43.36%) Finance
4 41 (28.67%) PMI Certification
5 35 (24.48%) Change Management
6 34 (23.78%) ITIL
6 34 (23.78%) Risk Management
7 33 (23.08%) MS Project
8 32 (22.38%) ISEB
9 30 (20.98%) PMP
10 28 (19.58%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (18.88%) Programme Management
12 26 (18.18%) Microsoft
13 24 (16.78%) Degree
14 21 (14.69%) P3O
15 20 (13.99%) Six Sigma
15 20 (13.99%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (13.99%) Banking
16 18 (12.59%) MS Excel
16 18 (12.59%) Security Cleared
17 17 (11.89%) Project Planning
17 17 (11.89%) MS Office
17 17 (11.89%) PMI
18 16 (11.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 15 (10.49%) MS Visio
20 14 (9.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 14 (9.79%) Migration
20 14 (9.79%) Change Control
20 14 (9.79%) Business Transformation
20 14 (9.79%) Analytical Skills

APMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (4.90%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.20%) MS Project Server
3 4 (2.80%) Lync
4 2 (1.40%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.40%) Documentum
4 2 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 33 (23.08%) MS Project
2 18 (12.59%) MS Excel
3 17 (11.89%) MS Office
4 15 (10.49%) MS Visio
5 9 (6.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) CA Clarity
2 2 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.70%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.40%) SaaS
2 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.80%) LAN
1 4 (2.80%) WAN
2 3 (2.10%) Intranet
3 1 (0.70%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.70%) TETRA
3 1 (0.70%) Internet
3 1 (0.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.10%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.70%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.70%) MS Access
General
1 62 (43.36%) Finance
2 20 (13.99%) Banking
3 13 (9.09%) Retail
4 10 (6.99%) Law
4 10 (6.99%) Legal
5 5 (3.50%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.80%) Marketing
7 3 (2.10%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.10%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.40%) Military
8 2 (1.40%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.40%) Automotive
8 2 (1.40%) Electronics
9 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 85 (59.44%) Project Manager
2 13 (9.09%) Programme Manager
3 11 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 11 (7.69%) Senior Manager
3 11 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 10 (6.99%) Senior Project Manager
5 7 (4.90%) Analyst
6 6 (4.20%) Business Manager
7 5 (3.50%) Programme Office Support
7 5 (3.50%) Lead Project Manager
7 5 (3.50%) PMO Lead
7 5 (3.50%) Technical Manager
7 5 (3.50%) Change Manager
7 5 (3.50%) Technical Project Manager
8 4 (2.80%) Contracts Manager
9 3 (2.10%) Business Project Manager
9 3 (2.10%) SAP Manager
9 3 (2.10%) Data Centre Project Manager
9 3 (2.10%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (2.10%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.10%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.40%) .NET
2 2 (1.40%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.89%) PMI
2 14 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.80%) NHS
4 2 (1.40%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.40%) User Experience
4 2 (1.40%) FMCG
5 1 (0.70%) CCTV
5 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.70%) Open Source
5 1 (0.70%) SecurID
5 1 (0.70%) Economics
5 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.70%) Clustering
5 1 (0.70%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.90%) Windows
2 4 (2.80%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (86.01%) PRINCE2
2 110 (76.92%) Project Management
3 35 (24.48%) Change Management
4 34 (23.78%) ITIL
4 34 (23.78%) Risk Management
5 28 (19.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (18.88%) Programme Management
7 20 (13.99%) Six Sigma
7 20 (13.99%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (11.89%) Project Planning
9 14 (9.79%) Migration
9 14 (9.79%) Change Control
9 14 (9.79%) Business Transformation
10 12 (8.39%) Service Management
10 12 (8.39%) Portfolio Management
11 9 (6.29%) Quality Management
11 9 (6.29%) Service Delivery
11 9 (6.29%) Waterfall
12 8 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (5.59%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.10%) C
2 2 (1.40%) Java
2 2 (1.40%) VB
2 2 (1.40%) VB6
3 1 (0.70%) Python
3 1 (0.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (28.67%) PMI Certification
2 32 (22.38%) ISEB
3 30 (20.98%) PMP
4 24 (16.78%) Degree
5 18 (12.59%) Security Cleared
6 16 (11.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 14 (9.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (7.69%) SC Cleared
9 4 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.80%) PgMP
10 3 (2.10%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (1.40%) CISSP
11 2 (1.40%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.70%) CAPM
12 1 (0.70%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.69%) P3O
2 2 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.40%) AppDNA
1 2 (1.40%) SCCM
2 1 (0.70%) MOM
Vendors
1 26 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.59%) SAP
3 7 (4.90%) Oracle
4 5 (3.50%) CA
5 4 (2.80%) Primavera
6 3 (2.10%) HP
7 2 (1.40%) IBM
7 2 (1.40%) Cadence
8 1 (0.70%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.70%) Computacenter
8 1 (0.70%) Blue Coat
8 1 (0.70%) BT
8 1 (0.70%) VMware
8 1 (0.70%) Cisco
8 1 (0.70%) SunGard
8 1 (0.70%) Citrix
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