The table below looks at the statistics for PDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PDM over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 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 Stevenage - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £130 £425 £396
% change year-on-year
-69.41% +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.76%
PDM
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43 27 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 81.13% 65.85% 65.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 12
Average daily rate £350 £310 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -24.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 5
Average hourly rate £43.00 £14.85 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+189.56% +56.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

PDM
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

PDM Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

PDM
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

PDM Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage