The table below looks at the statistics for PLM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PLM over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank 541 541 541
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing PLM 84 75 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.13% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 10
Average daily rate
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£451 £500 £499
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.70% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £345 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £561 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £460 £459
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +0.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 23 10
Average hourly rate £38.00 £31.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.63% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £31.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+20.63% -16.66%

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
45650 42374 39473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.94% 76.20% 74.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29733 26205 24236
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 1234 1151 1099
Average hourly rate £31.44 £23.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.78% -18.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

PLM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PLM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PLM
Daily Rate Trend

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

PLM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PLM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PLM within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

PLM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PLM
Hourly Rate Trend

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

PLM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PLM
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PLM within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

PLM Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

PLM
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 PLM within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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 63 £463 -7.50% 18
Scotland +14 20 £450 - 1
Aberdeen +19 19 £450 -
London +22 17 £576 +4.68% 3
North West -31 14 £453 -9.50% 3
Cumbria -6 12 £438 - 1
South East -14 9 £431 -5.21%
East Midlands 0 8 £451 +50.49% 1
Derbyshire +4 7 £451 +50.49% 1
Derby +7 6 £451 +50.49% 1
West Midlands -24 6 £488 - 1
Surrey -3 4 £463 +1.64%
Coventry -25 4 £488 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £399 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £399 -
North East - 3 £399 -
City of London +5 2 £426 -34.50% 1
Manchester -26 2 £463 -7.50% 2
Berkshire - 2 - -
Gloucestershire -4 1 - - 2
South West -11 1 - - 4
Glasgow - 1 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 £400 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £600 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 1 £520 - 1
Filton - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £400 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 58 (41.73%) Teamcenter
2 48 (34.53%) SAP
3 41 (29.50%) Project Management
4 39 (28.06%) Manufacturing
5 37 (26.62%) CAD
5 37 (26.62%) ERP
6 26 (18.71%) Security Cleared
7 25 (17.99%) Change Management
8 24 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (15.83%) SAP PLM
10 21 (15.11%) Management Information System
10 21 (15.11%) C
10 21 (15.11%) C++
10 21 (15.11%) Java
11 19 (13.67%) SOA
11 19 (13.67%) SC Cleared
12 18 (12.95%) XML
13 17 (12.23%) Finance
13 17 (12.23%) Migration
13 17 (12.23%) Itk
14 16 (11.51%) HTML
15 15 (10.79%) XSL
15 15 (10.79%) XSLT
15 15 (10.79%) Windows
15 15 (10.79%) Data Modelling
15 15 (10.79%) Siemens
15 15 (10.79%) Siemens NX
16 14 (10.07%) Root Cause Analysis
17 13 (9.35%) System Integration Testing
17 13 (9.35%) Integration Testing

PLM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.72%) Apache
2 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (10.79%) Siemens NX
2 10 (7.19%) AutoCAD
3 6 (4.32%) CATIA
3 6 (4.32%) Windchill
3 6 (4.32%) MS Office
3 6 (4.32%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 58 (41.73%) Teamcenter
2 22 (15.83%) SAP PLM
3 12 (8.63%) Primavera
4 6 (4.32%) SAP PP
4 6 (4.32%) SAP PM
5 5 (3.60%) ENOVIA
6 3 (2.16%) SAP QM
7 2 (1.44%) SAP Retail
7 2 (1.44%) SAP CO
7 2 (1.44%) SAP FI
7 2 (1.44%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (1.44%) SAP EHS
8 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.72%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.72%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.72%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.44%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.04%) SAP BW
2 3 (2.16%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (1.44%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (1.44%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (5.76%) Subversion
2 2 (1.44%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
General
1 39 (28.06%) Manufacturing
2 17 (12.23%) Finance
3 12 (8.63%) Retail
4 11 (7.91%) Aerospace
5 6 (4.32%) Automotive
6 2 (1.44%) Publishing
6 2 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.72%) German Language
7 1 (0.72%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (23.02%) Architect
2 27 (19.42%) Project Manager
3 26 (18.71%) Consultant
4 24 (17.27%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (11.51%) SAP Consultant
6 11 (7.91%) Analyst
7 8 (5.76%) SAP PLM Consultant
8 7 (5.04%) SAP Architect
8 7 (5.04%) Integration Project Manager
8 7 (5.04%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.04%) Integration Manager
8 7 (5.04%) Enterprise Architect
9 6 (4.32%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.32%) SAP Enterprise Architect
9 6 (4.32%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.60%) Agile Project Manager
10 5 (3.60%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.60%) Programme Manager
10 5 (3.60%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.60%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.95%) XML
2 17 (12.23%) Itk
3 16 (11.51%) HTML
4 15 (10.79%) XSL
4 15 (10.79%) XSLT
5 12 (8.63%) Web Services
6 10 (7.19%) DHTML
7 7 (5.04%) Swing
8 4 (2.88%) .NET
9 3 (2.16%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.44%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (1.44%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 1 (0.72%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (0.72%) WinForms
11 1 (0.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.11%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.47%) Thin Client
2 9 (6.47%) Fat Client
3 4 (2.88%) iSeries
3 4 (2.88%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.88%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.16%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.72%) FMCG
5 1 (0.72%) Statistics
5 1 (0.72%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.79%) Windows
2 9 (6.47%) UNIX
3 1 (0.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (29.50%) Project Management
2 37 (26.62%) CAD
2 37 (26.62%) ERP
3 25 (17.99%) Change Management
4 24 (17.27%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (13.67%) SOA
6 17 (12.23%) Migration
7 15 (10.79%) Data Modelling
8 14 (10.07%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (9.35%) Integration Testing
9 13 (9.35%) Workflow
9 13 (9.35%) Data Management
9 13 (9.35%) System Integration Testing
10 11 (7.91%) Validation
11 10 (7.19%) PRINCE
11 10 (7.19%) Quality Management
11 10 (7.19%) Data Migration
12 8 (5.76%) Test Management
12 8 (5.76%) Scrum
13 7 (5.04%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.11%) C
1 21 (15.11%) C++
1 21 (15.11%) Java
2 12 (8.63%) SQL
3 10 (7.19%) JavaScript
4 9 (6.47%) Tcl
4 9 (6.47%) XPath
5 3 (2.16%) ABAP
6 1 (0.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (18.71%) Security Cleared
2 19 (13.67%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.63%) PMP
3 12 (8.63%) PMI Certification
3 12 (8.63%) Degree
4 10 (7.19%) APMP
5 5 (3.60%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.88%) HNC
6 4 (2.88%) HND
7 3 (2.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) QA
2 3 (2.16%) GxP
3 2 (1.44%) SLA
4 1 (0.72%) GMP
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (7.91%) MOM
2 6 (4.32%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 48 (34.53%) SAP
2 15 (10.79%) Siemens
3 12 (8.63%) IBM
4 9 (6.47%) webMethods
4 9 (6.47%) Oracle
5 8 (5.76%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.32%) Tableau
7 2 (1.44%) HP
7 2 (1.44%) OpenText
8 1 (0.72%) PTC
8 1 (0.72%) Perforce
8 1 (0.72%) Epicor
England
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 17 days ago