The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for APMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP)
North West / Manchester
Rank 89 102 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 -  
Contract jobs citing APMP 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.077% 0.22% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 1.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £375 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Manchester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Manchester
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 198 250 245
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 15.15% 13.94% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 126 114
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £178 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £680 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Median hourly rate £51.00 £48.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +220.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

APMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

APMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for APMP in Manchester

APMP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 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 Manchester region with a requirement for APMP.

1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (50.00%) Yardi
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management

APMP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Migration Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Migration Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Telephony Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Telephony Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Yardi