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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
Rank 543 490 504
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +14
Contract jobs citing APMP 57 85 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.54% 0.91% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 59 54
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£400 £396 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £288 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £396
% change year-on-year
+2.58% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £51.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.09%
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
10478 9373 10269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.85% 17.56% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5959 5127 5276
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 434 492 633
Average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.60 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -36 55 £400 +1.01% 23
London -11 18 £467 +6.07% 7
North East -13 9 £379 - 1
Tyne and Wear -15 9 £379 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -15 9 £379 - 1
East of England -21 9 £400 -5.88% 1
Hertfordshire -7 7 £400 -
Yorkshire +9 6 £375 +7.14%
West Yorkshire +6 6 £375 +7.14%
South East -17 6 £425 +38.77% 5
City of London +17 4 £463 -11.69% 3
Leeds +4 3 - -
North West -4 3 £500 +26.26% 1
Hampshire -6 3 £425 - 2
West Midlands -2 2 - -
Surrey -6 2 - -
Bristol -32 2 £420 +30.80% 6
South West -44 2 £420 +34.16% 8
Manchester - 1 £500 - 1
Basingstoke - 1 £450 - 1
Woking - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Southampton - - - - 1
Northampton - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 121 (86.43%) PRINCE2
2 97 (69.29%) Project Management
3 54 (38.57%) Finance
4 46 (32.86%) ISEB
5 36 (25.71%) PMI Certification
5 36 (25.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 34 (24.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (17.14%) PMP
8 23 (16.43%) PMI
8 23 (16.43%) Degree
9 22 (15.71%) ISEB Practitioner
9 22 (15.71%) Programme Management
10 21 (15.00%) ITIL
10 21 (15.00%) Supplier Management
11 17 (12.14%) Security Cleared
11 17 (12.14%) Change Management
12 16 (11.43%) Service Delivery
13 15 (10.71%) Risk Management
13 15 (10.71%) Computer Science
14 14 (10.00%) Service Management
15 13 (9.29%) MS Excel
15 13 (9.29%) Microsoft
16 12 (8.57%) Internet
16 12 (8.57%) Business Analysis
17 11 (7.86%) Waterfall
17 11 (7.86%) Change Control
17 11 (7.86%) MS Project
17 11 (7.86%) Scrum
17 11 (7.86%) Banking
18 10 (7.14%) Six Sigma

APMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (4.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.57%) Lync
3 2 (1.43%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.43%) Documentum
3 2 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.43%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.86%) MS Project
3 7 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.86%) MS Office
4 4 (2.86%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.71%) Windchill
5 1 (0.71%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Maximo
1 1 (0.71%) GoldMine
1 1 (0.71%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.57%) Internet
2 5 (3.57%) WAN
3 3 (2.14%) LAN
3 3 (2.14%) Intranet
3 3 (2.14%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.43%) SAN
5 1 (0.71%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.71%) MPLS
5 1 (0.71%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.43%) MS Access
1 2 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.71%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
General
1 54 (38.57%) Finance
2 11 (7.86%) Banking
3 7 (5.00%) Retail
4 5 (3.57%) Law
4 5 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.14%) Marketing
5 3 (2.14%) Legal
6 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.43%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.43%) Local Government
6 2 (1.43%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.71%) Automotive
7 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (55.71%) Project Manager
2 11 (7.86%) Programme Manager
3 10 (7.14%) Analyst
4 8 (5.71%) Integration Manager
5 6 (4.29%) Senior Manager
5 6 (4.29%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (4.29%) Environment Manager
6 5 (3.57%) Bid Manager
6 5 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (3.57%) Technical Manager
6 5 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
6 5 (3.57%) Agile Coach
7 4 (2.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (2.86%) Test Manager
7 4 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (2.86%) Business Manager
8 3 (2.14%) Change Manager
8 3 (2.14%) PMO Lead
8 3 (2.14%) Business Project Manager
8 3 (2.14%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.14%) .NET
1 3 (2.14%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.43%) Web Services
2 2 (1.43%) Middleware
3 1 (0.71%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.43%) PMI
2 15 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.43%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.14%) NHS
4 3 (2.14%) Open Source
5 2 (1.43%) Social Media
5 2 (1.43%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.43%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.43%) FMCG
6 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.71%) Clustering
6 1 (0.71%) Economics
6 1 (0.71%) SecurID
6 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.71%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.14%) Windows
1 3 (2.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (86.43%) PRINCE2
2 97 (69.29%) Project Management
3 34 (24.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (15.71%) Programme Management
5 21 (15.00%) ITIL
5 21 (15.00%) Supplier Management
6 17 (12.14%) Change Management
7 16 (11.43%) Service Delivery
8 15 (10.71%) Risk Management
9 14 (10.00%) Service Management
10 12 (8.57%) Business Analysis
11 11 (7.86%) Waterfall
11 11 (7.86%) Change Control
11 11 (7.86%) Scrum
12 10 (7.14%) Six Sigma
12 10 (7.14%) Project Planning
13 8 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (5.71%) ITSM
13 8 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.00%) Java
2 3 (2.14%) SQL
2 3 (2.14%) VB
2 3 (2.14%) C
3 2 (1.43%) VB6
4 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.71%) VBA
4 1 (0.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 46 (32.86%) ISEB
2 36 (25.71%) PMI Certification
2 36 (25.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 24 (17.14%) PMP
4 23 (16.43%) Degree
5 22 (15.71%) ISEB Practitioner
6 17 (12.14%) Security Cleared
7 6 (4.29%) SC Cleared
8 5 (3.57%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.14%) PgMP
10 2 (1.43%) CAPM
10 2 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.71%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.71%) CIMA
11 1 (0.71%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.71%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.57%) P3O
2 2 (1.43%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.43%) SCCM
1 2 (1.43%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 13 (9.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.00%) SAP
3 3 (2.14%) Oracle
4 2 (1.43%) Citrix
4 2 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.71%) webMethods
5 1 (0.71%) Primavera
5 1 (0.71%) BT
5 1 (0.71%) VMware
5 1 (0.71%) Cadence
5 1 (0.71%) Blue Coat
5 1 (0.71%) Computacenter
5 1 (0.71%) Software AG
5 1 (0.71%) CA
5 1 (0.71%) Cisco
5 1 (0.71%) SunGard
5 1 (0.71%) HP
5 1 (0.71%) EMC
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