The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for APMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
South West / Bristol
Rank 52 64 72
Rank change year-on-year +12 +8  
Contract jobs citing APMP 14 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.73% 0.88% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.41% 3.67% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 1
Median daily rate £348 £393 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.46% +15.95%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £25.12

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 Bristol.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bristol
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 189 218 172
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 23.36% 24.09% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 156 121
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 2
Median hourly rate £37.75 £41.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.03% +14.01%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year -25.20% +75.82%  

APMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing APMP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for APMP in Bristol

APMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for APMP in Bristol

APMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing APMP in Bristol over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for APMP in Bristol

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for APMP.

1 14 (82.35%) PRINCE2
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (23.53%) DSDM
3 4 (23.53%) Service Management
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (17.65%) Broadband
4 3 (17.65%) Six Sigma
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (11.76%) Time Management
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (11.76%) PMP
5 2 (11.76%) Internet
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Military
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) C

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Broadband
1 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (11.76%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Procurement Officer
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Buyer
5 1 (5.88%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Project Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Project Planner
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Buyer
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless Product Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) PRINCE2
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) DSDM
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Service Management
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Six Sigma
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (11.76%) Time Management
6 1 (5.88%) Behavioural Change
6 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Governance
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Threat Management
6 1 (5.88%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.76%) PMP
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow