The table below looks at the statistics for PLM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PLM over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
England / South West
Rank 134 143 148
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs citing PLM 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.037% 0.068% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.083% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+32.45% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2211 2420 2502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.41% 82.01% 78.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1461 1651 1636
Median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £283 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 119 92
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.38 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

PLM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

PLM
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

PLM Daily Rate Trend in the South West

PLM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

PLM Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

PLM
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Gloucestershire - 1 £500 -
PLM
England

PLM
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for PLM.

1 7 (77.78%) Teamcenter
2 6 (66.67%) Windchill
2 6 (66.67%) Requirements Management
2 6 (66.67%) Validation
3 5 (55.56%) Change Management
3 5 (55.56%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (44.44%) PTC
4 4 (44.44%) Siemens
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) VBA
5 3 (33.33%) MS Office
5 3 (33.33%) IBM
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Aerospace
5 3 (33.33%) Business Process Analysis
5 3 (33.33%) ENOVIA
5 3 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (22.22%) RIA
6 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (11.11%) Programme Management

PLM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Windchill
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Teamcenter
2 3 (33.33%) ENOVIA
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) DOORS Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Requirements Management
1 6 (66.67%) Validation
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
3 3 (33.33%) Business Process Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) PTC
1 4 (44.44%) Siemens
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft