The table below looks at the statistics for PLM skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PLM over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank 120 119 141
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +22
Contract jobs citing PLM 16 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.51% 0.38% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.53% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 0
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£506 £490 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £428 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.82% +22.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2300 2095 2193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 72.76% 71.94% 65.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1317 1065 1163
Average daily rate £375 £328 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.50% -3.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 114 106
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.54 £26.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.09% -13.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.28 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.00 £50.00 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

PLM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PLM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PLM
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

PLM Daily Rate Trend in the North West

PLM
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PLM across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

PLM Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

PLM
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

PLM Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

PLM
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 14 (66.67%) SAP
2 12 (57.14%) SAP PLM
3 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
3 5 (23.81%) ERP
3 5 (23.81%) Document Management
4 4 (19.05%) SAP ERP
4 4 (19.05%) Retail
4 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
4 4 (19.05%) MS Project
4 4 (19.05%) FMCG
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 2 (9.52%) Teamcenter
6 1 (4.76%) SAP SCM
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Test Management
6 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Siemens
6 1 (4.76%) Primavera
6 1 (4.76%) Infor
6 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy

PLM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (19.05%) MS Project
1 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (57.14%) SAP PLM
2 4 (19.05%) SAP ERP
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Teamcenter
4 1 (4.76%) SAP SCM
General
1 4 (19.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Consultant
1 13 (61.90%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (38.10%) SAP PLM Consultant
3 6 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Supply Chain Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Package Solution Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Management Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ERP
1 5 (23.81%) Data Modelling
1 5 (23.81%) Document Management
2 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
2 1 (4.76%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (4.76%) Test Management
2 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
2 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
2 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
2 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (4.76%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Siemens
3 1 (4.76%) Primavera
3 1 (4.76%) Infor
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