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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
Rank 96 95 82
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing PLM 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.056% 0.13% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.17% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Median daily rate - £530 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £451 £513
% change year-on-year
+32.89% -11.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £27.44 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+38.48% -27.40%
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
1442 1166 946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.74% 76.36% 73.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 701 505
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 32 31
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.95 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £40.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 30 June 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