The table below looks at the statistics for PDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PDM over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Data Management (PDM)
Rank 251 254 237
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Contract jobs citing PDM 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.023% 0.011% 0.024%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.029% 0.014% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £438 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £325 £425
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 - £48.70
PDM
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6791 7200 6227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.38% 77.44% 74.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4176 3942 3316
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 232 260
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

PDM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PDM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PDM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

PDM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PDM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

PDM Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PDM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PDM within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 1 £438 - 1
West Sussex - 1 - -
PDM
England

PDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PDM 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 PDM.

1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) BCP
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 3 (50.00%) SunGard
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) PMP
3 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
4 1 (16.67%) PMI
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) HNC
4 1 (16.67%) HND
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Windchill
4 1 (16.67%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

PDM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PDM 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 PDM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (16.67%) PTC Creo
1 1 (16.67%) Windchill
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) IT Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (50.00%) IT Services Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Project Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Mechanical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Deployment Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) BCP
2 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 3 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (16.67%) HNC
2 1 (16.67%) HND
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) SunGard
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP