Period
to 21 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 576 530 530
Rank change year-on-year -46 0 +16
Contract jobs citing APMP 59 62 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.75% 0.88% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 37 42
London median daily rate £488 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £381 £388 £326
90th Percentile £588 £653 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +23.81% -

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 7,892 7,034 7,514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.23% 16.95% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,231 4,588 4,995
London median daily rate £488 £458 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.56% +1.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £260
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £440 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +3.53% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 124 123
London median hourly rate £20.75 £20.31 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.17% +1.55% +17.65%
10th Percentile £13.55 £11.66 £12.02
90th Percentile £56.63 £49.76 £45.00
England median hourly rate £23.88 £26.25 £26.83
% change year-on-year -9.05% -2.16% +41.21%

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 January 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 January 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 -5 20 £430 -14.00% 4
East London - 1 - -
APMP
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 52 (88.14%) PRINCE2
2 36 (61.02%) Finance
3 35 (59.32%) Project Management
4 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (50.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (30.51%) PMO
7 17 (28.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 17 (28.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 17 (28.81%) Microsoft Project
7 17 (28.81%) Microsoft Excel
8 15 (25.42%) ITIL
9 14 (23.73%) Service Management
9 14 (23.73%) Change Control
10 13 (22.03%) RUP
11 9 (15.25%) Legal
11 9 (15.25%) Risk Management
12 8 (13.56%) Law
12 8 (13.56%) Programme Management
12 8 (13.56%) Mobile App
12 8 (13.56%) Mobile Application Development
13 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
13 7 (11.86%) PMP
14 6 (10.17%) PMI Certification
14 6 (10.17%) Banking
15 5 (8.47%) Analytics
15 5 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing
15 5 (8.47%) Degree
15 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Office
16 4 (6.78%) MS Visio

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 (5.08%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (28.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 17 (28.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 17 (28.81%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (6.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Firewall
1 1 (1.69%) LAN
1 1 (1.69%) Skype
1 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Big Data
2 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 36 (61.02%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Legal
3 8 (13.56%) Law
4 6 (10.17%) Banking
5 4 (6.78%) Billing
6 3 (5.08%) Investment Banking
7 2 (3.39%) Marketing
8 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (52.54%) Project Manager
2 15 (25.42%) PMO Lead
3 12 (20.34%) Senior PMO
4 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (10.17%) Digital Project Manager
6 5 (8.47%) Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Applications Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Applications Project Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Deployment Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Deployment Project Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Finance Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Finance Project Manager
8 3 (5.08%) IT Manager
8 3 (5.08%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Programme Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Systems Integration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) HTML
2 2 (3.39%) CSS
3 1 (1.69%) HTML5
3 1 (1.69%) JSON
3 1 (1.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.56%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.78%) PMI
4 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.39%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.69%) NHS
6 1 (1.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Android
1 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (88.14%) PRINCE2
2 35 (59.32%) Project Management
3 31 (52.54%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (50.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (25.42%) ITIL
6 14 (23.73%) Change Control
6 14 (23.73%) Service Management
7 13 (22.03%) RUP
8 9 (15.25%) Risk Management
9 8 (13.56%) Mobile Application Development
9 8 (13.56%) Programme Management
10 5 (8.47%) Analytics
10 5 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (6.78%) Change Management
11 4 (6.78%) Data Migration
11 4 (6.78%) Migration
11 4 (6.78%) Practice Management
11 4 (6.78%) Time Management
12 3 (5.08%) CRM
12 3 (5.08%) ERP
Qualifications
1 17 (28.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (11.86%) PMP
3 6 (10.17%) PMI Certification
4 5 (8.47%) Degree
5 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.08%) HNC
6 3 (5.08%) HND
6 3 (5.08%) ISEB
7 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.69%) CCNP
7 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (30.51%) PMO
2 4 (6.78%) MiFID
2 4 (6.78%) P3O
3 3 (5.08%) PMBOK
4 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.69%) GDPR
4 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Firmware
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Reuters
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle
4 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco
4 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.69%) VMware