The table below looks at the statistics for PLM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PLM over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
Rank 67 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PLM 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% - 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% - 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £600 - £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £400 £340
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £36.40 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -3.70%
PLM
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
602 623 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.49% 74.97% 68.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 422 257
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 13
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £25.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £27.85 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

PLM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing PLM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PLM Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PLM
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PLM across the Birmingham region.

PLM Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

PLM
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PLM across the Birmingham region.

PLM Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

PLM
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PLM 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for PLM.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) EMC Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Heroku
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) vCloud
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) VCE vBlock

PLM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Heroku
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) EMC Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) VMware