Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for APMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 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)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 96 91
Rank change year-on-year +14 -5 0
Contract jobs citing APMP 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.15% 0.20% 0.063%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.03% 0.86% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Birmingham median daily rate £715 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.53% +18.75% -
West Midlands median daily rate £508 £463 £400
% change year-on-year +9.73% +15.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.50 - -

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 195 349 318
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 14.84% 22.89% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 241 211
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £258 £225 £200
90th Percentile £500 £550 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £380 £350
% change year-on-year +8.55% +8.57% +4.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 12
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.54% -14.71% +64.52%
10th Percentile £12.50 £10.28 £11.35
90th Percentile £37.50 £38.13 £42.38
West Midlands median hourly rate £23.13 £18.50 £29.41
% change year-on-year +25.00% -37.10% +45.36%

APMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for APMP in Birmingham

APMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for APMP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing APMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for APMP.

1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

APMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared