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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Data Management (PDM)
Rank 589 554 516
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -38
Contract jobs citing PDM 18 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.053% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.043% 0.071% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 15
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£425 £403 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -26.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £253 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £396 £383
% change year-on-year
+7.32% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Average hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -

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
41485 39369 34836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.59% 74.79% 73.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 26264 24909 20841
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1203 1184 1052
Average hourly rate £29.00 £28.75 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -10.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £48.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PDM within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

PDM Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

PDM
Top 27 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 22 May 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 -40 11 £425 - 8
Scotland - 6 - -
Glasgow - 6 - -
London -15 3 £300 -42.30% 2
South East -13 2 £425 +3.65%
West Midlands -13 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £425 -
Coventry -2 1 - -
Macclesfield -3 1 - -
Cheshire -11 1 - -
East Midlands -12 1 - -
North West -20 1 - -
Essex - 1 £550 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Telford - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £425 -
County Antrim - 1 £400 -
Basingstoke - 1 £425 -
Belfast - 1 £400 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £550 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £400 -

PDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (29.03%) Data Modelling
1 9 (29.03%) Logical Data Model
1 9 (29.03%) Physical Data Model
2 7 (22.58%) ERP
2 7 (22.58%) Windchill
3 6 (19.35%) Data Management
3 6 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
3 6 (19.35%) ERwin
4 5 (16.13%) SOA
5 4 (12.90%) ETL
5 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
5 4 (12.90%) Project Management
5 4 (12.90%) PLM
5 4 (12.90%) Data Architecture
5 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (9.68%) Data Virtualisation
6 3 (9.68%) Reference Data
6 3 (9.68%) Data Integration
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) Degree
6 3 (9.68%) Aerospace
6 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
6 3 (9.68%) Migration
6 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.68%) SQL
6 3 (9.68%) SAS
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.68%) IBM

PDM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (9.68%) SAS
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Windchill
2 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.45%) CATIA
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP PLM
2 1 (3.23%) ENOVIA
2 1 (3.23%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) NAS
2 1 (3.23%) MPLS
2 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.45%) OLAP
2 2 (6.45%) Base SAS
2 2 (6.45%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) Data Mart
3 1 (3.23%) DTS
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) ERwin
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 3 (9.68%) Aerospace
1 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Consultant
2 4 (12.90%) Data Architect
2 4 (12.90%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Data Modeller
3 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
4 2 (6.45%) ERP Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Data Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Coach
5 1 (3.23%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Product Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) SAS Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Management Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Reference Data
2 3 (9.68%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.45%) Social Network
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.23%) Open Source
4 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Data Modelling
1 9 (29.03%) Logical Data Model
1 9 (29.03%) Physical Data Model
2 7 (22.58%) ERP
3 6 (19.35%) Data Management
3 6 (19.35%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (16.13%) SOA
5 4 (12.90%) ETL
5 4 (12.90%) Project Management
5 4 (12.90%) PLM
5 4 (12.90%) Data Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) Data Virtualisation
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.68%) Migration
6 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) Workflow
7 2 (6.45%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) Scala
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) Perl
3 1 (3.23%) C
3 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) HNC
3 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) FATCA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) IBM
2 2 (6.45%) Trillium
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) SAP
2 2 (6.45%) VMware
2 2 (6.45%) Teradata
3 1 (3.23%) WSO2
3 1 (3.23%) Verint
3 1 (3.23%) PTC
3 1 (3.23%) Siebel
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) NetApp
3 1 (3.23%) Siemens
3 1 (3.23%) Sun
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