The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for APMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 April 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)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 88 -
Rank change year-on-year +19 -  
Contract jobs citing APMP 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.40% 0.26% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.36% 2.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.51% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +10.25% -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 Edinburgh.

Academic & Professional Certification
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 119 137 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 11.95% 8.93% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 71 72
Median daily rate £425 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £264 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.44% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £47.23 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.07% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +55.55%  

APMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

APMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for APMP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for APMP.

1 13 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Project Management
2 11 (84.62%) Business Analysis
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (23.08%) User Stories
7 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
8 2 (15.38%) Coaching
8 2 (15.38%) People Management
8 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (15.38%) Degree
8 2 (15.38%) Change Management
8 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
8 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
8 2 (15.38%) Web Services
9 1 (7.69%) Peregrine
9 1 (7.69%) SAP
9 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (7.69%) ETL
9 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
9 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (7.69%) QlikView

APMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) QlikView
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) IT Manager
2 4 (30.77%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Business Change Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Business Change Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Procurement Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 11 (84.62%) Business Analysis
2 11 (84.62%) Project Management
3 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
6 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
6 3 (23.08%) User Stories
7 2 (15.38%) Change Management
7 2 (15.38%) Coaching
7 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
7 2 (15.38%) People Management
7 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) Analytics
8 1 (7.69%) ETL
8 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
8 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Alteryx
2 1 (7.69%) Peregrine
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Tableau
2 1 (7.69%) Talend