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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PDM over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Data Management (PDM)
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs citing PDM 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.09 £54.58 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-37.55% +102.14%
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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
465 329 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 78.28% 69.70% 70.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 218 190
Average daily rate £350 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £237 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 7
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £11.50 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £21.83 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

PDM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

PDM Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales