Period
to 17 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for APMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 169 148
Rank change year-on-year +2 -21 +33
Contract jobs citing APMP 9 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.21% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% 0.76% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 3
Berkshire median daily rate £360 £525 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.43% +13.51% +54.17%
10th Percentile £308 £513 £386
90th Percentile £438 £548 £494
South East median daily rate £388 £525 £440
% change year-on-year -26.19% +19.32% +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £31.50 £33.14 -
% change year-on-year -4.95% - -

APMP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,031 787 870
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 24.42% 19.85% 22.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 394 383
Berkshire median daily rate £435 £409 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.42% -3.82% +6.25%
10th Percentile £270 £218 £237
90th Percentile £570 £563 £600
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +2.35% +5.46% +0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 32 68
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £27.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +100.00% +8.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.08 £12.00
90th Percentile £83.75 £45.88 £42.25
South East median hourly rate £39.00 £34.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year +13.04% +70.37% -19.00%

APMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing APMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for APMP in Berkshire

APMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing APMP in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for APMP in Berkshire

APMP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing APMP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough -6 1 £375 -28.57%
APMP
South East

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing APMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for APMP.

1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) Change Control
2 6 (66.67%) Work Breakdown Structure
3 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
4 4 (44.44%) Critical Path Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
5 3 (33.33%) Primavera
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (22.22%) PMP
6 2 (22.22%) Automotive
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Contract Management
7 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) Ericsson

APMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Primavera
General
1 2 (22.22%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Project Planner
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) OSS Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) Change Control
2 6 (66.67%) Work Breakdown Structure
3 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
4 4 (44.44%) Critical Path Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Contract Management
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) PMP
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Ericsson