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 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
Rank 58 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing PLM 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.098% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £440 £475
% change year-on-year
-14.77% -7.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £46.74 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-18.69% +48.36%
PLM
Berkshire

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
526 747 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 74.29% 73.52% 70.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 505 328
Median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £558 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 11
Median hourly rate £20.00 £37.09 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.07% +95.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £30.90 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.46 £37.09 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 7 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for PLM.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis

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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) CRM