The table below looks at the statistics for PDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PDM over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Data Management (PDM)
Rank 418 421 404
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Contract jobs citing PDM 7 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.009% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.038% 0.011% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 12
Average daily rate
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£550 £400 £528
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -24.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £400 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £400 £643
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £380 £424
% change year-on-year
+44.73% -10.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £54.58
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -58.77%
PDM
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18590 18554 19032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.19% 78.90% 78.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13248 12960 13184
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 225 260
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £27.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -26.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £53.50 £51.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

PDM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

PDM Jobs Demand Trend in London

PDM
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

PDM Daily Rate Trend in London

PDM
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PDM across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

PDM Daily Rate Histogram in London

PDM
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

PDM Hourly Rate Trend in London

PDM
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PDM within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 2 £90 - 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £550 -
Docklands, London - 1 £600 -
PDM
England

PDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing PDM 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 PDM.

1 7 (70.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 5 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) ERwin
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Data Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) Data Management
4 3 (30.00%) Data Mart
4 3 (30.00%) QA
5 2 (20.00%) BPMN
5 2 (20.00%) Information Management
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Apple
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 2 (20.00%) Sony
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
6 1 (10.00%) Automotive

PDM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing PDM 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 PDM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP PLM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (30.00%) Data Mart
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) ERwin
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Data Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Printer Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 5 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
3 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Data Management
4 3 (30.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) BPMN
5 2 (20.00%) Information Management
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) ETL
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) CAD
6 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Apple
3 2 (20.00%) Sony
4 1 (10.00%) WorldPay
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) Trillium