The table below looks at the statistics for PDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PDM over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Data Management (PDM)
Rank - - 54
Contract jobs citing PDM 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £550 £380
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +44.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £36.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-61.11% +37.14%
PDM
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
472 637 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 74.68% 75.21% 77.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 329 245
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 55 32
Median hourly rate £44.00 £33.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £9.50 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

PDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PDM Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

PDM
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PDM Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

PDM
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PDM Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire