Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 571 568 556
Rank change year-on-year -3 -12 +6
Contract jobs citing APMP 59 30 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.072% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.77% 0.43% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 20 42
London median daily rate £461 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.31% -11.11% +4.05%
10th Percentile £365 £336 £346
90th Percentile £606 £513 £600
England median daily rate £488 £413 £410
% change year-on-year +18.18% +0.61% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
London median hourly rate - £29.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +28.26% -
England median hourly rate £33.14 £29.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +12.34% +43.90% -18.39%

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 7,699 7,058 7,877
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.66% 16.89% 17.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,997 4,681 5,457
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £281 £300 £269
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 215 147 86
London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.90 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.11% +9.50% -1.53%
10th Percentile £14.19 £13.31 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £50.02
England median hourly rate £25.00 £29.92 £27.50
% change year-on-year -16.44% +8.80% +23.99%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -39 10 £413 -4.07% 1
West London -22 6 £475 -
South London - 5 £425 -
North London +5 2 £410 -
APMP
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 52 (88.14%) PRINCE2
2 34 (57.63%) Finance
3 32 (54.24%) Project Management
4 28 (47.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (38.98%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (35.59%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (30.51%) Microsoft Project
8 15 (25.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Excel
10 13 (22.03%) Change Control
11 12 (20.34%) PMO
12 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
12 11 (18.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 10 (16.95%) ITIL
14 8 (13.56%) Oracle
14 8 (13.56%) Service Management
14 8 (13.56%) Risk Management
14 8 (13.56%) JIRA
15 7 (11.86%) Mobile App
15 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
15 7 (11.86%) RUP
15 7 (11.86%) PRINCE
16 6 (10.17%) Programme Management
16 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
16 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
17 5 (8.47%) Matrix Management
17 5 (8.47%) Oracle EBS R12
17 5 (8.47%) Project Planning
17 5 (8.47%) Scrum

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%) Confluence
1 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (30.51%) Microsoft Project
2 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (18.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (8.47%) MS Visio
5 3 (5.08%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) JIRA
2 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.69%) Selenium
General
1 34 (57.63%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Legal
3 4 (6.78%) Advertising
3 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (61.02%) Project Manager
2 8 (13.56%) PMO Lead
3 7 (11.86%) Analyst
3 7 (11.86%) Business Analyst
3 7 (11.86%) Senior PMO
4 5 (8.47%) Business Change Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Business Change Project Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Business Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Business Project Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Finance Business Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) IT Manager
4 5 (8.47%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (8.47%) ITIL Business Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) UAT Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Change Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Change Project Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Digital Project Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Project Change Manager
5 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) .NET
2 2 (3.39%) Velocity
3 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.69%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.98%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.86%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.78%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.39%) NHS
4 2 (3.39%) PMI
5 1 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Android
1 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
1 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (88.14%) PRINCE2
2 32 (54.24%) Project Management
3 28 (47.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (35.59%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (22.03%) Change Control
7 10 (16.95%) ITIL
8 8 (13.56%) Risk Management
8 8 (13.56%) Service Management
9 7 (11.86%) PRINCE
9 7 (11.86%) RUP
10 6 (10.17%) Programme Management
10 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (8.47%) Decision-Making
11 5 (8.47%) Matrix Management
11 5 (8.47%) Mobile Application Development
11 5 (8.47%) Project Planning
11 5 (8.47%) Scrum
12 4 (6.78%) Matrix Organization
12 4 (6.78%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) Java
1 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.47%) PMP
5 4 (6.78%) PMI Certification
5 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.08%) ISEB
7 2 (3.39%) Degree
8 1 (1.69%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.69%) HNC
8 1 (1.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.34%) PMO
2 3 (5.08%) GDPR
3 2 (3.39%) QA
4 1 (1.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.56%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) Capita
3 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.69%) ATG
4 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.69%) Demandware
4 1 (1.69%) Google
4 1 (1.69%) hybris
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) Kronos
4 1 (1.69%) Planview
4 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.69%) TIBCO