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 29 June 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
29 Jun 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 £190 £550 £460
% change year-on-year
-65.45% +19.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.56 £36.00 £30.15
% change year-on-year
-45.66% +19.40%
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
197 148 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 76.95% 77.89% 70.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 85 79
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 13
Median hourly rate £30.00 £41.24 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.25% -2.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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