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 3 months to 28 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.

Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 378 397 383
Rank change year-on-year +19 -14  
Contract jobs citing APMP 24 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 0.75% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 23
Median daily rate £400 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £350 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £610 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.50 - -
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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3355 3870 3617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 17.21% 17.35% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2274 2732 2371
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £601 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 49 88
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +128.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.85 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.20% +73.91%  

APMP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 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
City of London -9 2 £433 +23.57% 1
APMP
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 London region with a requirement for APMP.

1 42 (77.78%) PRINCE2
2 38 (70.37%) Project Management
3 21 (38.89%) Finance
3 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (31.48%) PMP
4 17 (31.48%) PMI Certification
5 13 (24.07%) MS Project
6 12 (22.22%) PMO
7 11 (20.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 10 (18.52%) Project Planning
8 10 (18.52%) Degree
8 10 (18.52%) PMI
9 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (14.81%) Legal
11 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
11 7 (12.96%) Information Management
11 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
11 7 (12.96%) Dependency Management
12 6 (11.11%) P3O
12 6 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
12 6 (11.11%) Change Management
12 6 (11.11%) Practice Management
12 6 (11.11%) Scrum
13 5 (9.26%) Migration
13 5 (9.26%) MS Office
13 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
13 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
13 5 (9.26%) QA
13 5 (9.26%) Resource Management
13 5 (9.26%) Information Security

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 2 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (1.85%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (24.07%) MS Project
2 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
3 5 (9.26%) MS Office
4 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) IaaS
2 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) Internet
1 3 (5.56%) MPLS
1 3 (5.56%) WAN
2 2 (3.70%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (1.85%) Broadband
3 1 (1.85%) VPN
General
1 21 (38.89%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Legal
3 4 (7.41%) Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Billing
4 2 (3.70%) General Ledger
4 2 (3.70%) Law
4 2 (3.70%) Military
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Electronics
5 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Project Manager
2 10 (18.52%) Delivery Manager
3 7 (12.96%) Project Planner
4 6 (11.11%) Programme Manager
5 5 (9.26%) Programme Delivery Manager
5 5 (9.26%) Technical Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Digital Project Manager
7 3 (5.56%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Programme Planner
8 2 (3.70%) Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Bid Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Data Manager
8 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce Project Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Security Specialist
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) PMI
2 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.70%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.85%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (77.78%) PRINCE2
2 38 (70.37%) Project Management
3 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (18.52%) Project Planning
5 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.96%) Dependency Management
6 7 (12.96%) Information Management
7 6 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
7 6 (11.11%) Change Management
7 6 (11.11%) Practice Management
7 6 (11.11%) Scrum
8 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
8 5 (9.26%) Information Security
8 5 (9.26%) Migration
8 5 (9.26%) Resource Management
9 4 (7.41%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (7.41%) ITIL
9 4 (7.41%) Matrix Management
9 4 (7.41%) Waterfall
10 3 (5.56%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 17 (31.48%) PMI Certification
1 17 (31.48%) PMP
2 11 (20.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 10 (18.52%) Degree
4 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.85%) CAPM
7 1 (1.85%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) MBA
7 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.22%) PMO
2 6 (11.11%) P3O
3 5 (9.26%) QA
4 2 (3.70%) GAAP
4 2 (3.70%) PMBOK
5 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 3 (5.56%) SAP
2 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.85%) BT
3 1 (1.85%) Siemens
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