The table below looks at the statistics for PDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PDM over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Data Management (PDM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PDM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
- +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.34 £56.16 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-54.88% +87.20%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
582 693 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 73.86% 75.99% 65.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 335 341
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 46 26
Average hourly rate £28.00 £31.56 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% -23.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.40 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

PDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

PDM Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PDM
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PDM Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

PDM
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PDM Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

PDM
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3

PDM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner