The table below looks at the statistics for PLM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PLM over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PLM 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.99% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £403 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £379 £375
% change year-on-year
+32.01% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £34.36 £32.70
% change year-on-year
+9.15% +5.06%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
572 732 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 80.91% 78.63% 70.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 444 352
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 8
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +61.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

PLM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing PLM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PLM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PLM
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

PLM Daily Rate Trend in Reading

PLM
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Reading region with a requirement for PLM.

1 9 (90.00%) Marketing
1 9 (90.00%) Analytics
2 8 (80.00%) CRM
3 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (60.00%) Google
4 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (60.00%) Business Transformation
4 6 (60.00%) Programme Management
4 6 (60.00%) Economics
4 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (60.00%) Case Management
4 6 (60.00%) IBM
4 6 (60.00%) HP
4 6 (60.00%) Internet
4 6 (60.00%) Change Management
4 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (60.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) MBA
4 6 (60.00%) Business Development
4 6 (60.00%) Degree
4 6 (60.00%) Mandarin Language
4 6 (60.00%) Spanish Language
4 6 (60.00%) Data Architecture
4 6 (60.00%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) Social Media
7 1 (10.00%) CMS

PLM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (10.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Internet
General
1 9 (90.00%) Marketing
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Mandarin Language
2 6 (60.00%) Spanish Language
2 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Business Manager
1 6 (60.00%) Marketing Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Digital Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Digital Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (60.00%) Economics
2 3 (30.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Analytics
2 8 (80.00%) CRM
3 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (60.00%) Business Development
4 6 (60.00%) Business Transformation
4 6 (60.00%) Case Management
4 6 (60.00%) Change Management
4 6 (60.00%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (60.00%) Data Architecture
4 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (60.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
1 6 (60.00%) MBA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Google
1 6 (60.00%) HP
1 6 (60.00%) IBM