The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for APMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 April 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)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 90 52
Contract jobs citing APMP 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.20% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.41% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £564
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +10.25% -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 Tyne and Wear.

Academic & Professional Certification
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 143 492 171
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 27.24% 50.36% 29.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 314 99
Median daily rate £385 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.33% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £225 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £429 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.44% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 9
Median hourly rate £36.00 £26.58 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.46% +64.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £16.99 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.60 £35.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +55.55%  

APMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

APMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for APMP in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for APMP.

1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (71.43%) People Management
4 4 (57.14%) Virtual Team Management
4 4 (57.14%) Virtual Team
5 3 (42.86%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
6 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (28.57%) ERP
6 2 (28.57%) PMI
6 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
6 2 (28.57%) Change Control
6 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (28.57%) Coaching
7 1 (14.29%) Local Government
7 1 (14.29%) Programme Governance
7 1 (14.29%) BT
7 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (14.29%) Chip and PIN

APMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Unit4 Business World
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Contracts Manager
2 2 (28.57%) ERP Manager
2 2 (28.57%) ERP Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) HR Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Payroll Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Transformation Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Transformation Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Finance Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Finance Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Virtual Team
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) PMI
3 1 (14.29%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) People Management
3 4 (57.14%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (28.57%) Change Control
4 2 (28.57%) Coaching
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Governance
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
1 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) BT