Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 581 539 549
Rank change year-on-year -42 +10 +7
Contract jobs citing APMP 53 68 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.69% 0.88% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 36 36
London median daily rate £450 £463 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% -6.33% +9.72%
10th Percentile £378 £353 £220
90th Percentile £588 £575 £638
England median daily rate £445 £425 £434
% change year-on-year +4.71% -2.02% +4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £23.00 -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 -
% change year-on-year -8.16% - -

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 7670 7709 7539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.59% 17.17% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5105 4975 4974
London median daily rate £475 £458 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.83% +2.81% +4.71%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £258
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £425 £422 £400
% change year-on-year +0.83% +5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 111 146
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% +14.08%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.50 £12.13
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £48.29
England median hourly rate £25.12 £25.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.49% +7.37% +25.00%

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 -1 19 £438 -12.59% 1
East London -9 2 £475 -13.64% 1
West London -16 1 £475 -9.52%
APMP
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 44 (83.02%) PRINCE2
2 35 (66.04%) Project Management
3 31 (58.49%) Finance
4 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (41.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (33.96%) ITIL
7 16 (30.19%) Service Management
8 15 (28.30%) PMO
9 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Excel
9 12 (22.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Project
10 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (18.87%) Risk Management
11 10 (18.87%) Change Control
12 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 9 (16.98%) PMP
13 8 (15.09%) PMI Certification
13 8 (15.09%) RUP
13 8 (15.09%) Programme Management
13 8 (15.09%) Mobile App
13 8 (15.09%) Mobile Application Development
14 7 (13.21%) Legal
15 6 (11.32%) Banking
15 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Office
16 5 (9.43%) Degree
16 5 (9.43%) Analytics
16 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
16 5 (9.43%) PMI
17 4 (7.55%) PRINCE
17 4 (7.55%) CRM

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 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Firewall
1 1 (1.89%) LAN
1 1 (1.89%) Skype
1 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) Big Data
2 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
General
1 31 (58.49%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Legal
3 6 (11.32%) Banking
4 4 (7.55%) Law
5 3 (5.66%) Billing
5 3 (5.66%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.66%) Marketing
6 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.89%) Local Government
6 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (56.60%) Project Manager
2 10 (18.87%) PMO Lead
3 8 (15.09%) Digital Project Manager
4 7 (13.21%) Senior PMO
5 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (9.43%) Applications Manager
6 5 (9.43%) Applications Project Manager
7 4 (7.55%) IT Manager
7 4 (7.55%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Finance Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Finance Project Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Programme Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (3.77%) HR Manager
9 2 (3.77%) Mobile Project Manager
9 2 (3.77%) Systems Integration Project Manager
9 2 (3.77%) Web Applications Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) HTML
2 2 (3.77%) CSS
2 2 (3.77%) HTML5
2 2 (3.77%) JSON
2 2 (3.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.09%) Mobile App
3 5 (9.43%) PMI
4 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.77%) Social Media
5 2 (3.77%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Android
1 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (83.02%) PRINCE2
2 35 (66.04%) Project Management
3 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (41.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (33.96%) ITIL
6 16 (30.19%) Service Management
7 10 (18.87%) Change Control
7 10 (18.87%) Risk Management
8 8 (15.09%) Mobile Application Development
8 8 (15.09%) Programme Management
8 8 (15.09%) RUP
9 5 (9.43%) Analytics
10 4 (7.55%) Change Management
10 4 (7.55%) CRM
10 4 (7.55%) Migration
10 4 (7.55%) PRINCE
10 4 (7.55%) Service Design
10 4 (7.55%) Time Management
11 3 (5.66%) Data Migration
11 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) PMP
1 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (15.09%) PMI Certification
3 5 (9.43%) Degree
4 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) HNC
5 1 (1.89%) HND
5 1 (1.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.30%) PMO
2 4 (7.55%) MiFID
2 4 (7.55%) P3O
3 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.89%) GDPR
3 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Firmware
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) IAG
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) Reuters
3 1 (1.89%) VMware