The table below looks at the statistics for PDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PDM over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 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 Dorset - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £585 £480 £363
% change year-on-year
+21.87% +32.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - £26.25
PDM
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
166 187 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 73.78% 76.33% 77.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 91 111
Median daily rate £393 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 30 19
Median hourly rate £26.44 £41.24 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.88% +157.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.50 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

PDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

PDM Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

PDM
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

PDM Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset