The first table below looks at the demand for PLM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PLM over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Coventry region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank 26 7 27
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Contract jobs citing PLM 10 31 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.99% 13.66% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.79% 18.02% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 30 0
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -31.27%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
264 172 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 79.04% 75.77% 67.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 46 73
Average daily rate £383 £375 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +4.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £175 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 48 16
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
PLM
West Midlands

PLM
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

PLM Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

PLM
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

PLM Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

PLM
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

PLM Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) Automotive
2 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (50.00%) ENOVIA
3 4 (40.00%) DELMIA
3 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 4 (40.00%) SAP
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Requirements Management
4 3 (30.00%) Time Management
5 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) E-Learning
5 2 (20.00%) CATIA
5 2 (20.00%) PDM
5 2 (20.00%) BPR
5 2 (20.00%) CAD
6 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (10.00%) MS Project
6 1 (10.00%) MS Office
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) ETL
6 1 (10.00%) IBM
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) TOGAF

PLM
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) CATIA
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) ENOVIA
2 4 (40.00%) DELMIA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (60.00%) Automotive
2 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Trainer
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Trainer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Requirements Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Requirements Management
3 3 (30.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) PDM
4 2 (20.00%) BPR
4 2 (20.00%) CAD
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (10.00%) Information Management
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft