The table below looks at the statistics for PDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PDM over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Data Management (PDM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PDM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £550 £460
% change year-on-year
-65.45% +19.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.56 £36.00 £30.15
% change year-on-year
-45.66% +19.40%
PDM
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
364 476 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 76.96% 81.51% 82.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 377 352
Median daily rate £390 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.50% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £10.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £16.80 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

PDM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

PDM Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales