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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank 196 201 224
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +23
Contract jobs citing PLM 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.037% 0.017% 0.028%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.022% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£426 £650 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.50% +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £460 £459
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +0.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £31.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+20.63% -16.66%
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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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4311 4496 5647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 80.22% 77.33% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3403 3332 4200
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 40 71
Average hourly rate £21.38 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £36.50 £58.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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

PLM
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PLM 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 PLM.

1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Teamcenter
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) APMP
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) MOM
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle

PLM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PLM 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 PLM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Teamcenter
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle