Period
to 21 July 2017

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 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 137 122
Rank change year-on-year +35 -15 -
Contract jobs citing APMP 11 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.49% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.94% 2.44% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 5
Edinburgh median daily rate £390 £398 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.89% +22.31% -
10th Percentile £365 £316 £244
90th Percentile £400 £468 £445
Scotland median daily rate £390 £398 £325
% change year-on-year -1.89% +22.31% -35.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 279 287 278
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 12.31% 10.21% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 139 153
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +21.21% +1.54%
10th Percentile £206 £240 £213
90th Percentile £575 £550 £485
Scotland median daily rate £375 £340 £347
% change year-on-year +10.29% -2.15% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.48% +14.29% +79.49%
Scotland median hourly rate £33.50 £37.75 £27.44
% change year-on-year -11.26% +37.57% +52.44%

APMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

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 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for APMP.

1 11 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) Project Management
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Business Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (36.36%) User Stories
6 3 (27.27%) Identity Management
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
7 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
7 2 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Strategy
8 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (9.09%) Coaching
8 1 (9.09%) User Experience
8 1 (9.09%) People Management
8 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
8 1 (9.09%) Document Management
8 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
8 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 1 (9.09%) Change Management
8 1 (9.09%) SAP
8 1 (9.09%) Unix
8 1 (9.09%) Windows
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel

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 (81.82%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) QlikView
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
2 2 (18.18%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Project Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (90.91%) Project Management
3 7 (63.64%) Business Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (36.36%) User Stories
5 3 (27.27%) Identity Management
6 2 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Strategy
6 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
7 1 (9.09%) Analytics
7 1 (9.09%) Coaching
7 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (9.09%) Document Management
7 1 (9.09%) People Management
7 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Alteryx
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau
2 1 (9.09%) Talend