The table below looks at the statistics for PLM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PLM over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
Rank 263 262 247
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Contract jobs citing PLM 8 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.086% 0.095% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.12% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Median daily rate £550 £325 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% +47.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £625 £410 £427
% change year-on-year
+52.27% -3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £31.22 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+16.91% -17.40%
PLM
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
7460 7423 6763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.15% 78.61% 75.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4580 4229 3764
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 260 276
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £46.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

PLM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PLM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PLM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

PLM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PLM
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PLM across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

PLM Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PLM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

PLM Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PLM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PLM within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -8 3 £550 +37.50% 2
Berkshire -10 2 £500 +66.38%
Middlesex - 1 £270 -
PLM
England

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 South East region with a requirement for PLM.

1 4 (44.44%) EMC
1 4 (44.44%) EMC Certification
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
1 4 (44.44%) SAP
1 4 (44.44%) Python
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (44.44%) Ruby
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) SaaS
1 4 (44.44%) PaaS
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
1 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (44.44%) VCAP
1 4 (44.44%) OpenStack
1 4 (44.44%) IaaS
1 4 (44.44%) VCE vBlock
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (22.22%) Automotive
3 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Reference Data
3 2 (22.22%) FMCG
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) SAP PLM

PLM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (44.44%) OpenStack
2 3 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP PLM
2 1 (11.11%) Sage 1000
2 1 (11.11%) SAP EHS
2 1 (11.11%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (44.44%) IaaS
1 4 (44.44%) PaaS
1 4 (44.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) MS Access
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Automotive
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Sage 500 Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Sage Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Storage Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) BAPI
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) ODBC
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) VCE vBlock
2 2 (22.22%) FMCG
2 2 (22.22%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
1 4 (44.44%) Python
1 4 (44.44%) Ruby
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) EMC Certification
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) VCAP
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) MCDBA
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) EMC
1 4 (44.44%) SAP
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Sage
3 1 (11.11%) Siemens