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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Data Management (PDM)
Rank 590 545 498
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -47
Contract jobs citing PDM 18 24 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.046% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.044% 0.063% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 12
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£413 £525 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +37.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £700 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £443 £383
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +15.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £47.50 £48.70 £51.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.46% -5.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £48.70 £51.50
% change year-on-year
-2.46% -5.43%

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
41214 38103 35480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.51% 73.72% 71.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 26955 23499 20863
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1115 1172 1452
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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
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 30 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 18 December 2014. 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 -31 18 £413 -8.33% 2
London +26 11 £388 -42.59% 1
North West -5 5 £450 -
Cheshire - 5 £450 -
South West -37 1 - -
South East -44 1 - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Amersham - - - -
Barrow-in-Furness - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Gloucester - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Hinckley - - - -
East of England - - - -
Cumbria - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
Macclesfield - - - -
Newport - - - -
Reading - - - -
Sheffield - - - -

PDM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 11 (28.95%) ETL
2 10 (26.32%) SAS
2 10 (26.32%) OLAP
2 10 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (26.32%) Manufacturing
2 10 (26.32%) OLAP Cube
3 9 (23.68%) Visual Analytics
3 9 (23.68%) Data Mining
3 9 (23.68%) Predictive Modelling
3 9 (23.68%) Analytics
3 9 (23.68%) Social Network
3 9 (23.68%) Workflow
3 9 (23.68%) Project Management
4 8 (21.05%) CAD
4 8 (21.05%) SAP
4 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (18.42%) PLM
6 6 (15.79%) Data Management
6 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
6 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
6 6 (15.79%) Data Architecture
6 6 (15.79%) SLA
6 6 (15.79%) Migration
7 5 (13.16%) Validation
7 5 (13.16%) Automotive
7 5 (13.16%) Time Management
7 5 (13.16%) Business Transformation
7 5 (13.16%) DELMIA
7 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Requirements Management

PDM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 10 (26.32%) SAS
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Office
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.26%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (2.63%) Windchill
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) DELMIA
1 5 (13.16%) ENOVIA
2 2 (5.26%) Teamcenter
3 1 (2.63%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (2.63%) SAP PLM
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) OLAP
1 10 (26.32%) OLAP Cube
2 9 (23.68%) Data Mining
3 4 (10.53%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.63%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) ERwin
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.63%) Toad
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Developer 2000
General
1 10 (26.32%) Manufacturing
2 5 (13.16%) Automotive
3 4 (10.53%) Finance
4 2 (5.26%) Dutch Language
4 2 (5.26%) German Language
4 2 (5.26%) Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Front Office
5 1 (2.63%) Back Office
5 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Technical Leader
2 5 (13.16%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Bid Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Data Modeller
6 1 (2.63%) Product Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Data Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Services Delivery Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) SAS Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) AS400 Developer
6 1 (2.63%) ERP Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 1 (2.63%) PMO Lead
6 1 (2.63%) Configuration Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Configuration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Social Network
2 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) AS400
3 2 (5.26%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) OS/400
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) UNIX
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) ETL
2 10 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (23.68%) Visual Analytics
3 9 (23.68%) Predictive Modelling
3 9 (23.68%) Analytics
3 9 (23.68%) Workflow
3 9 (23.68%) Project Management
4 8 (21.05%) CAD
5 7 (18.42%) PLM
6 6 (15.79%) Data Management
6 6 (15.79%) Data Architecture
6 6 (15.79%) Migration
7 5 (13.16%) Validation
7 5 (13.16%) Time Management
7 5 (13.16%) Business Transformation
7 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
7 5 (13.16%) Requirements Management
8 4 (10.53%) Change Management
8 4 (10.53%) ERP
8 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) Java
2 2 (5.26%) RPG
2 2 (5.26%) RPG IV
3 1 (2.63%) C
3 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) HNC
2 1 (2.63%) PMP
2 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) SAP
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) PTC
4 1 (2.63%) Netezza
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Retek
4 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
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