The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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)
UK
Rank 503 530 515
Rank change year-on-year +27 -15  
Contract jobs citing APMP 106 111 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.14% 1.00% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 85 76
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £540 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £37.25 - £25.12
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.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 9304 11097 10684
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.80% 20.85% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5917 6921 6076
Median daily rate £420 £405 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +1.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £251 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 446 405 487
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +66.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.43 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

APMP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

APMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for APMP in the UK

APMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing APMP over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for APMP in the UK

APMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing APMP.

Contractor hourly rate trend for APMP in the UK

APMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing APMP over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for APMP in the UK

APMP
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing APMP within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +31 95 £425 +6.25% 14
South East +47 40 £460 +17.94% 4
London +24 23 £425 - 5
South West +4 21 £343 -11.03% 2
Hampshire +15 14 £444 +4.41% 2
Bristol +10 14 £348 -11.46%
Berkshire +36 11 £475 - 1
Scotland +31 11 £400 +14.28%
Edinburgh +25 10 £400 +14.28%
Winchester +12 6 £463 +8.82%
North West +22 4 £450 +12.50% 1
Milton Keynes +1 4 £494 +33.44%
Wiltshire -5 4 £300 -10.44%
Buckinghamshire -11 4 £494 +26.60%
West Sussex - 4 - -
Maidenhead - 4 - - 1
Gatwick - 4 - -
Oxfordshire -8 3 £375 +4.16% 1
Reading +20 2 £475 -
City of London +3 2 £433 +23.57% 1
Merseyside +2 2 £463 +59.48%
East Midlands -3 2 £400 +2.23% 1
Somerset - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 £463 -
Aldershot - 2 £525 -
Hook - 2 £313 -
Oxford - 2 £385 -
Manchester +13 1 £375 -3.22%
Surrey +10 1 - -
West Midlands +10 1 £213 -54.42% 1

APMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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 with a requirement for APMP.

1 173 (83.98%) PRINCE2
2 147 (71.36%) Project Management
3 93 (45.15%) Finance
4 59 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (23.79%) Security Cleared
5 49 (23.79%) MS Project
6 47 (22.82%) Microsoft
7 44 (21.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 43 (20.87%) PMP
9 41 (19.90%) SC Cleared
10 38 (18.45%) PMO
11 37 (17.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 33 (16.02%) Degree
13 32 (15.53%) PMI Certification
14 27 (13.11%) Change Management
15 26 (12.62%) MS Office
16 25 (12.14%) ITIL
16 25 (12.14%) Programme Management
17 21 (10.19%) MS Excel
18 20 (9.71%) Telecoms
18 20 (9.71%) Project Planning
19 19 (9.22%) PMI
20 17 (8.25%) Management Information System
20 17 (8.25%) Business Analysis
20 17 (8.25%) Coaching
21 15 (7.28%) Continuous Improvement
22 14 (6.80%) P3O
23 12 (5.83%) Retail
23 12 (5.83%) Mentoring
24 11 (5.34%) Information Management

APMP
Top Related IT Skills 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 6 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.46%) CMS
3 2 (0.97%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 49 (23.79%) MS Project
2 26 (12.62%) MS Office
3 21 (10.19%) MS Excel
4 9 (4.37%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.46%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.49%) Maximo
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.49%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.40%) Office 365
2 2 (0.97%) Trello
3 1 (0.49%) IaaS
3 1 (0.49%) PaaS
3 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.91%) Internet
2 5 (2.43%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (1.94%) Broadband
4 3 (1.46%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.46%) MPLS
4 3 (1.46%) Wireless
5 2 (0.97%) WAN
6 1 (0.49%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.49%) LAN
6 1 (0.49%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.49%) VoIP
6 1 (0.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.49%) MS Access
1 1 (0.49%) QlikView
1 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) JIRA
1 1 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 93 (45.15%) Finance
2 20 (9.71%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.83%) Retail
4 9 (4.37%) Legal
5 6 (2.91%) Banking
5 6 (2.91%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.94%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.94%) Military
8 2 (0.97%) Avionics
8 2 (0.97%) Billing
8 2 (0.97%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.97%) German Language
8 2 (0.97%) Law
8 2 (0.97%) Marketing
8 2 (0.97%) Publishing
9 1 (0.49%) Advertising
9 1 (0.49%) Electronics
9 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 133 (64.56%) Project Manager
2 23 (11.17%) IT Manager
2 23 (11.17%) IT Project Manager
3 18 (8.74%) Programme Manager
4 16 (7.77%) Delivery Manager
5 15 (7.28%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 14 (6.80%) Senior Manager
7 12 (5.83%) Senior Project Manager
8 11 (5.34%) Infrastructure Manager
8 11 (5.34%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 9 (4.37%) Project Planner
10 8 (3.88%) Performance Manager
10 8 (3.88%) Quality Manager
11 7 (3.40%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 6 (2.91%) Analyst
12 6 (2.91%) Delivery Project Manager
13 5 (2.43%) Business Change Manager
13 5 (2.43%) Business Change Project Manager
13 5 (2.43%) Coordinator
13 5 (2.43%) Senior Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.46%) HTML
2 2 (0.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.22%) PMI
2 17 (8.25%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.43%) Smart Meter
4 5 (2.43%) Virtual Team
5 4 (1.94%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.97%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.97%) FlexPod
6 2 (0.97%) Private Cloud
6 2 (0.97%) User Experience
7 1 (0.49%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.94%) Linux
1 4 (1.94%) Unix
2 3 (1.46%) Android
3 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (83.98%) PRINCE2
2 147 (71.36%) Project Management
3 59 (28.64%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (21.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (13.11%) Change Management
6 25 (12.14%) ITIL
6 25 (12.14%) Programme Management
7 20 (9.71%) Project Planning
8 17 (8.25%) Business Analysis
8 17 (8.25%) Coaching
9 15 (7.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (5.83%) Mentoring
11 11 (5.34%) Information Management
11 11 (5.34%) PRINCE
11 11 (5.34%) Resource Management
12 10 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (4.85%) Information Security
12 10 (4.85%) Migration
12 10 (4.85%) People Management
12 10 (4.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (23.79%) Security Cleared
2 43 (20.87%) PMP
3 41 (19.90%) SC Cleared
4 37 (17.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 33 (16.02%) Degree
6 32 (15.53%) PMI Certification
7 11 (5.34%) DV Cleared
8 9 (4.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (2.43%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (1.94%) ISEB
11 2 (0.97%) Chartered Engineer
11 2 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.97%) HNC
11 2 (0.97%) HND
12 1 (0.49%) CAPM
12 1 (0.49%) CISM
12 1 (0.49%) CISSP
12 1 (0.49%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (18.45%) PMO
2 14 (6.80%) P3O
3 11 (5.34%) QA
4 6 (2.91%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (1.46%) GxP
6 2 (0.97%) GAAP
6 2 (0.97%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.49%) GDPR
7 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.94%) MOM
Vendors
1 47 (22.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.88%) Oracle
3 5 (2.43%) SAP
4 4 (1.94%) ServiceNow
5 2 (0.97%) BMC
5 2 (0.97%) BT
5 2 (0.97%) Cisco
5 2 (0.97%) LANDesk
5 2 (0.97%) Remedy
5 2 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.49%) Adobe
6 1 (0.49%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.49%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.49%) IFS
6 1 (0.49%) NEC
6 1 (0.49%) Peregrine
6 1 (0.49%) Siemens
6 1 (0.49%) Tableau
6 1 (0.49%) Talend
6 1 (0.49%) Yardi
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