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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
Rank 104 100 80
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -20
Contract jobs citing PLM 1 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% 0.11% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.14% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Median daily rate - £463 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £451 £468
% change year-on-year
-19.02% -3.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
PLM
North 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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1485 1410 1025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.28% 78.51% 77.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 928 854 611
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 28 31
Median hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.57% +122.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £12.80 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 9 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) FMCG
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Cutover Planning

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cutover Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP