The first table below looks at the demand for PDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PDM over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Midlands 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Data Management (PDM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PDM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £450 £445
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.80 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +98.94%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
148 140 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 70.81% 66.35% 54.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 68 72
Average daily rate £375 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £296 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £32.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.87% +52.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
PDM
England

PDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

PDM Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

PDM
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

PDM Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

PDM
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

PDM Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands