The table below looks at the statistics for PLM skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PLM over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank - 188 204
Contract jobs citing PLM 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.078% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.097% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £350 £438
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.71 £31.50 £43.25
% change year-on-year
+7.01% -27.16%
PLM
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2644 4145 4733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.02% 80.94% 79.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2095 3226 3431
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 51
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.10 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.91% -15.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

PLM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

PLM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PLM
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

PLM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London