The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for APMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 June 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)
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 533 540 553
Rank change year-on-year +7 +13  
Contract jobs citing APMP 68 83 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.81% 0.77% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 51 63
Median daily rate £412 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £350 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £426 £400
% change year-on-year -6.15% +6.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £20.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.00 -

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 England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8372 10714 9436
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 19.36% 21.60% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5025 6772 5597
Median daily rate £436 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 443 377 473
Median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +14.03% +18.15%  

APMP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

APMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for APMP in England

APMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for APMP in England

APMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing APMP in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for APMP in England

APMP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing APMP within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +30 33 £313 -15.54% 2
London -17 11 £463 -7.59% 3
South East +4 10 £363 -17.37% 1
West Midlands +20 8 £515 +3.00% 1
East Midlands -3 4 £456 +52.71%
East of England -3 2 £375 +7.14%
APMP
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 England region with a requirement for APMP.

1 144 (87.80%) PRINCE2
2 100 (60.98%) Project Management
3 68 (41.46%) Finance
4 44 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 42 (25.61%) Security Cleared
6 35 (21.34%) SC Cleared
6 35 (21.34%) PMP
7 33 (20.12%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (18.90%) PMO
9 26 (15.85%) Telecoms
9 26 (15.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 25 (15.24%) Microsoft
11 24 (14.63%) PMI Certification
12 23 (14.02%) Change Management
13 19 (11.59%) Microsoft Office
13 19 (11.59%) ITIL
14 18 (10.98%) Degree
15 17 (10.37%) Microsoft Project
15 17 (10.37%) Risk Management
16 15 (9.15%) Programme Management
17 14 (8.54%) PMI
17 14 (8.54%) Waterfall
17 14 (8.54%) P3O
18 13 (7.93%) DV Cleared
18 13 (7.93%) Cisco
19 12 (7.32%) Migration
19 12 (7.32%) Wireless
20 11 (6.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 11 (6.71%) WAN
20 11 (6.71%) Wi-Fi

APMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.22%) CMS
2 2 (1.22%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (11.59%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (10.37%) Microsoft Project
3 10 (6.10%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.22%) Primavera
4 1 (0.61%) Maximo
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.44%) Office 365
2 1 (0.61%) IaaS
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.32%) Wireless
2 11 (6.71%) WAN
2 11 (6.71%) Wi-Fi
3 10 (6.10%) LAN
4 6 (3.66%) Internet
5 5 (3.05%) MPLS
6 3 (1.83%) Broadband
6 3 (1.83%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.22%) VoIP
8 1 (0.61%) BGP
8 1 (0.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.61%) MS Access
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 68 (41.46%) Finance
2 26 (15.85%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.71%) Retail
4 9 (5.49%) Legal
5 6 (3.66%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.05%) Electronics
6 5 (3.05%) Marketing
6 5 (3.05%) Military
7 3 (1.83%) Banking
7 3 (1.83%) Law
8 2 (1.22%) Avionics
9 1 (0.61%) Advertising
9 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.61%) Billing
9 1 (0.61%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.61%) Local Government
9 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 104 (63.41%) Project Manager
2 15 (9.15%) Senior Manager
3 13 (7.93%) Senior Project Manager
4 12 (7.32%) IT Manager
5 11 (6.71%) IT Project Manager
6 10 (6.10%) Project Planner
7 9 (5.49%) Delivery Manager
7 9 (5.49%) Infrastructure Manager
7 9 (5.49%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 9 (5.49%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 8 (4.88%) Performance Manager
8 8 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 8 (4.88%) Quality Manager
9 7 (4.27%) Programme Manager
9 7 (4.27%) Technical Manager
10 6 (3.66%) Technical Project Manager
10 6 (3.66%) Telecoms Manager
11 5 (3.05%) Delivery Project Manager
11 5 (3.05%) Product Manager
11 5 (3.05%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.54%) PMI
2 11 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.27%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.05%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.05%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.22%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.22%) User Experience
6 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.05%) Linux
2 4 (2.44%) Unix
3 1 (0.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (87.80%) PRINCE2
2 100 (60.98%) Project Management
3 44 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (20.12%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (14.02%) Change Management
6 19 (11.59%) ITIL
7 17 (10.37%) Risk Management
8 15 (9.15%) Programme Management
9 14 (8.54%) Waterfall
10 12 (7.32%) Migration
11 10 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (6.10%) Mentoring
11 10 (6.10%) Project Planning
12 9 (5.49%) Coaching
13 8 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (4.88%) Line Management
13 8 (4.88%) Performance Management
13 8 (4.88%) Six Sigma
13 8 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 7 (4.27%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (25.61%) Security Cleared
2 35 (21.34%) PMP
2 35 (21.34%) SC Cleared
3 26 (15.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 24 (14.63%) PMI Certification
5 18 (10.98%) Degree
6 13 (7.93%) DV Cleared
7 11 (6.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (2.44%) ISEB
9 3 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.83%) HND
10 2 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.22%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (1.22%) HNC
10 2 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.22%) PgMP
11 1 (0.61%) CAPM
11 1 (0.61%) CCNP
11 1 (0.61%) MBA
11 1 (0.61%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (18.90%) PMO
2 14 (8.54%) P3O
3 3 (1.83%) QA
4 1 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (1.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) IAG
Vendors
1 25 (15.24%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.93%) Cisco
3 9 (5.49%) Oracle
4 6 (3.66%) SAP
5 4 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.22%) BT
7 1 (0.61%) Adobe
7 1 (0.61%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.61%) HP
7 1 (0.61%) IFS
7 1 (0.61%) Juniper
7 1 (0.61%) Siemens
7 1 (0.61%) SonicWALL
7 1 (0.61%) VMware
7 1 (0.61%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.61%) Yardi
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