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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PLM over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
Rank 141 144 119
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -25
Contract jobs citing PLM 3 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% 0.032% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.042% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate £500 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.21% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.36 £31.50 £43.25
% change year-on-year
+9.06% -27.16%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2396 2409 1960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 80.84% 75.97% 75.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1659 1585 1226
Average daily rate £380 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 104 98
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

PLM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PLM across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PLM within the South West region over the 3 months to 14 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
Bristol - 2 £500 -
Somerset - 1 - -
PLM
England

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing PLM 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 PLM.

1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Teamcenter
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) CAPA
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) Itk
2 1 (33.33%) BigMachines
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSL
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) Swing
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Siemens
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) CAD
2 1 (33.33%) Primavera
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing

PLM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing PLM 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 PLM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Teamcenter
2 1 (33.33%) BigMachines
2 1 (33.33%) Primavera
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Data Migration Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Product Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Itk
1 1 (33.33%) Swing
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSL
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) CAD
2 1 (33.33%) CAPA
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (33.33%) Siemens
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau