Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for APMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 April 2018 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)
England > London
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 576 535 537
Rank change year-on-year -41 +2 +1
Contract jobs citing APMP 61 52 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.76% 0.77% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 36 38
London median daily rate £500 £463 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +8.19% -10.00%
10th Percentile £381 £336 £349
90th Percentile £588 £588 £613
England median daily rate £500 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +20.48% +3.75% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £29.50 -
England median hourly rate - £37.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +77.38% -16.40%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8,018 6,786 7,843
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.36% 16.92% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,149 4,615 5,384
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £265 £296 £263
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 229 119 116
London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.33% +36.36% +25.71%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.25 £12.02
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £48.92
England median hourly rate £23.50 £30.00 £26.93
% change year-on-year -21.67% +11.42% +34.63%

APMP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for APMP in London

APMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for APMP in London

APMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing APMP in London over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for APMP in London

APMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for APMP in London

APMP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing APMP within the London region over the 6 months to 21 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -32 14 £415 -17.00%
West London -31 5 £503 - 1
South London - 4 £488 -
North London 0 1 £525 -
APMP
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing APMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for APMP.

1 59 (96.72%) PRINCE2
2 39 (63.93%) Finance
2 39 (63.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (50.82%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (49.18%) Problem-Solving
6 29 (47.54%) Project Management
7 25 (40.98%) Microsoft Project
8 21 (34.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 17 (27.87%) Change Control
10 16 (26.23%) PMO
11 15 (24.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Excel
12 13 (21.31%) RUP
13 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
14 11 (18.03%) ITIL
14 11 (18.03%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (16.39%) Service Management
15 10 (16.39%) Oracle
16 8 (13.11%) Risk Management
17 7 (11.48%) Oracle EBS
17 7 (11.48%) Legal
17 7 (11.48%) MS Visio
17 7 (11.48%) JIRA
17 7 (11.48%) Oracle EBS R12
17 7 (11.48%) Project Planning
17 7 (11.48%) Mobile App
17 7 (11.48%) Mobile Application Development
18 6 (9.84%) ISEB
19 5 (8.20%) Law

APMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 3 (4.92%) CMS
2 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 25 (40.98%) Microsoft Project
2 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (24.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (11.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (11.48%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.64%) Elite 3E
2 1 (1.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) JIRA
2 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 39 (63.93%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Legal
3 5 (8.20%) Law
4 2 (3.28%) Marketing
5 1 (1.64%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Billing
5 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (57.38%) Project Manager
2 14 (22.95%) PMO Lead
3 13 (21.31%) Senior PMO
4 11 (18.03%) Analyst
4 11 (18.03%) Business Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) Finance Business Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) Financial Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) ITIL Business Analyst
5 7 (11.48%) UAT Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Senior Manager
7 5 (8.20%) Business Manager
7 5 (8.20%) Business Project Manager
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Business Change Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Business Change Project Manager
8 4 (6.56%) IT Manager
8 4 (6.56%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (4.92%) Change Manager
9 3 (4.92%) Project Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Project Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (50.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.48%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.92%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.28%) PMI
5 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) User Experience
5 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) Android
1 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (96.72%) PRINCE2
2 39 (63.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (49.18%) Problem-Solving
5 29 (47.54%) Project Management
6 17 (27.87%) Change Control
7 13 (21.31%) RUP
8 11 (18.03%) ITIL
8 11 (18.03%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (16.39%) Service Management
10 8 (13.11%) Risk Management
11 7 (11.48%) Mobile Application Development
11 7 (11.48%) Project Planning
12 5 (8.20%) Matrix Management
12 5 (8.20%) Programme Management
13 4 (6.56%) Matrix Organization
13 4 (6.56%) Project Governance
14 3 (4.92%) PRINCE
14 3 (4.92%) Resource Management
14 3 (4.92%) Swim Lanes
Qualifications
1 21 (34.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (9.84%) ISEB
3 4 (6.56%) HNC
3 4 (6.56%) HND
3 4 (6.56%) PMP
4 3 (4.92%) Degree
4 3 (4.92%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) CCNP
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.23%) PMO
2 4 (6.56%) GDPR
3 3 (4.92%) PMBOK
4 2 (3.28%) QA
5 1 (1.64%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.64%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.39%) Oracle
3 2 (3.28%) Capita
3 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.64%) ATG
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco
4 1 (1.64%) Demandware
4 1 (1.64%) hybris
4 1 (1.64%) IBM
4 1 (1.64%) Kronos
4 1 (1.64%) Planview
4 1 (1.64%) Reuters
4 1 (1.64%) TIBCO