The table below looks at the statistics for PDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PDM over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Data Management (PDM)
Rank 68 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PDM 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.34% - 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% - 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £71 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £130 £425 £396
% change year-on-year
-69.41% +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.76%
PDM
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
713 688 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.38% 78.45% 80.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 510 494
Average daily rate £375 £385 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 17 25
Average hourly rate £41.50 £37.74 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% +27.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.13 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

PDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PDM across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PDM Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PDM
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

PDM Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

PDM
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

PDM Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

PDM
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PDM across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

PDM Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

PDM
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing PDM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PDM.

1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) Information Management
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Information Exploitation
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) ENOVIA
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Finite Element Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) CATIA
2 1 (33.33%) PLM
2 1 (33.33%) CAD

PDM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing PDM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PDM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ENOVIA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Business Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Business Solution Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Product Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Product Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Information Exploitation
1 2 (66.67%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) CAD
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Finite Element Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) PLM
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree