The table below looks at the statistics for PDM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PDM over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Data Management (PDM)
Rank 611 593 551
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -42
Contract jobs citing PDM 14 23 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.041% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.030% 0.053% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 20
Average daily rate
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£480 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £280 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £480 £363 £399
% change year-on-year
+32.41% -9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Average hourly rate - £26.25 £56.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.25 £56.16
% change year-on-year
- -53.25%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
46308 43027 39494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 78.00% 76.06% 74.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 30197 26668 24243
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1250 1176 1099
Average hourly rate £31.44 £24.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.00% -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

PDM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PDM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PDM
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PDM within the UK.

PDM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PDM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PDM within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

PDM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PDM
Hourly Rate Trend

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

PDM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PDM
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PDM within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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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
England -19 12 £550 +25.71% 3
London 0 7 £320 -50.76% 1
City of London +5 3 £90 -86.15%
West Midlands +1 2 - -
Scotland -6 1 £410 -
Coventry -6 1 - -
East Midlands -10 1 £550 -
North West - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £600 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £550 -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Hinckley - 1 £550 -
Leicestershire - 1 £550 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £410 -

PDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PDM 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 PDM.

1 8 (26.67%) Data Management
2 7 (23.33%) Windchill
2 7 (23.33%) ERP
3 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (20.00%) Migration
3 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (16.67%) Project Management
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle
5 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (13.33%) PLM
5 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
5 4 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (13.33%) Physical Data Model
6 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (10.00%) Retail
6 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (10.00%) Aerospace
6 3 (10.00%) Change Management
6 3 (10.00%) SOA
6 3 (10.00%) HP
6 3 (10.00%) ERwin
6 3 (10.00%) Data Mart
6 3 (10.00%) QA
6 3 (10.00%) Data Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) Test Management
7 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Modelling
7 2 (6.67%) SAP PLM

PDM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PDM 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 PDM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.33%) SAS
1 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.33%) Confluence
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Windchill
2 2 (6.67%) CATIA
3 1 (3.33%) MS Project
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP PLM
2 1 (3.33%) Teamcenter
2 1 (3.33%) ENOVIA
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) MPLS
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.00%) Data Mart
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) ERwin
2 2 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Automotive
3 2 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Electronics
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Architect
1 5 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Consultant
2 4 (13.33%) Data Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) ERP Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Printer Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Coach
5 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Process Manager
5 1 (3.33%) SAP PLM Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Process Improvement Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Data Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Tester
5 1 (3.33%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Business Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.33%) iPad
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Data Management
2 7 (23.33%) ERP
3 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (20.00%) Migration
3 6 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) PLM
5 4 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (13.33%) Physical Data Model
6 3 (10.00%) Data Architecture
6 3 (10.00%) SOA
6 3 (10.00%) Change Management
7 2 (6.67%) CRM
7 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.67%) CAD
7 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.67%) UML
7 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Scala
2 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) HNC
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) Apple
3 2 (6.67%) Sony
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) PTC
4 1 (3.33%) Verint
4 1 (3.33%) WSO2
4 1 (3.33%) WorldPay
4 1 (3.33%) Siebel
4 1 (3.33%) Trillium
4 1 (3.33%) Sun
4 1 (3.33%) Siemens
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