The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for APMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 112 115
Contract jobs citing APMP 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.15% 0.100%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.06% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £363 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.45%  
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 West Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 184 283 278
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 13.25% 13.81% 13.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 191 174
Median daily rate £412 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.48% +17.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.57% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 5
Median hourly rate £23.00 £12.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.39% -29.16%  
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 West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

APMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for APMP in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for APMP.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

APMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Contracts Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management