The first table below looks at the demand for PLM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PLM over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Manchester 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank 74 80 85
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing PLM 8 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.63% 0.090% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.12% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Average daily rate
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£500 £550 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +83.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £459 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.93% +26.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £42.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
882 823 923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 69.61% 73.81% 66.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 443 466
Average daily rate £350 £330 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 44
Average hourly rate £15.79 £17.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.40 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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PLM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

PLM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PLM
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PLM Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

PLM
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PLM across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

PLM Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

PLM
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (62.50%) SAP
1 5 (62.50%) SAP PLM
2 4 (50.00%) SAP ERP
2 4 (50.00%) ERP
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) FMCG
4 2 (25.00%) MS Project
4 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (12.50%) SAP SCM

PLM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) SAP PLM
2 4 (50.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (12.50%) SAP SCM
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) SAP PLM Consultant
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Package Solution Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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