The table below looks at the statistics for PLM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PLM over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
North West / Manchester
Rank 89 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PLM 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.23% - 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.95% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1091 1540 1196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.46% 85.04% 78.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 900 704
Median daily rate £400 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +1.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 39 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £28.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.89% +61.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £14.70 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

PLM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing PLM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PLM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for PLM.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) SAP PLM
1 3 (100.00%) FMCG

PLM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) SAP PLM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) FMCG
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP