The table below looks at the statistics for PDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PDM over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Data Management (PDM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PDM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £550 £380
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +44.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £36.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-61.11% +37.14%
PDM
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
306 403 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.76% 80.76% 74.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 295 216
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 22
Median hourly rate £39.75 £52.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% +56.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £15.77 £18.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

PDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

PDM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PDM
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

PDM Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge