The table below looks at the statistics for PLM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PLM over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
Rank 573 589 563
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -26
Contract jobs citing PLM 84 72 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 27 27
Median daily rate £378 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £700 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £440 £475
% change year-on-year
-14.77% -7.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 19
Median hourly rate £38.00 £46.74 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.69% +48.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £46.74 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-18.69% +48.36%

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
44464 46364 44152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.07% 81.04% 77.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29448 30320 27616
Median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1150 1283 1207
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.76 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

PLM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing PLM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 2016.

PLM Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

PLM
Top 29 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PLM within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +46 79 £378 -11.69% 17
London -2 22 £451 -0.21% 3
South West +21 15 £225 - 1
West Midlands -16 15 £338 -34.93% 5
Derby +11 14 £375 -8.53% 2
Derbyshire +9 14 £375 -8.53% 2
East Midlands +1 14 £375 -4.45% 5
Bristol - 9 £225 - 1
South East +17 7 £375 +15.38% 1
Coventry -10 7 £300 -38.46% 1
Berkshire +10 5 £375 - 1
Scotland +3 4 - -
Gloucestershire +5 3 - -
Filton 0 3 - -
Aberdeen -5 3 - -
Reading +16 2 £400 -
Warwickshire -8 2 £593 +7.72% 4
Midlands - 2 £550 -
Hampshire +15 1 £600 +50.00%
Middlesex - 1 £300 -
Brentford - 1 £370 -
Slough - 1 £350 -
Southampton - 1 £600 -
Telford - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £388 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £375 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £375 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £388 - 1

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PLM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for PLM.

1 63 (37.72%) Manufacturing
2 46 (27.54%) Project Management
3 40 (23.95%) Teamcenter
4 39 (23.35%) SAP
5 31 (18.56%) Migration
6 30 (17.96%) Automotive
6 30 (17.96%) Security Cleared
7 29 (17.37%) ERP
7 29 (17.37%) Change Management
8 28 (16.77%) Oracle
9 27 (16.17%) Data Migration
10 26 (15.57%) Finance
11 25 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (14.97%) CAD
12 24 (14.37%) Windchill
13 22 (13.17%) Aerospace
14 19 (11.38%) SC Cleared
15 18 (10.78%) Product Management
16 17 (10.18%) Java
16 17 (10.18%) Validation
17 16 (9.58%) C++
17 16 (9.58%) SQL Server
18 15 (8.98%) HTML
18 15 (8.98%) ENOVIA
18 15 (8.98%) Degree
19 14 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
19 14 (8.38%) Microsoft
20 13 (7.78%) Management Information System
20 13 (7.78%) Siemens
20 13 (7.78%) Data Management

PLM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.19%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.59%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.59%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.80%) IIS
4 2 (1.20%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.60%) Apache
5 1 (0.60%) Apache Qpid
5 1 (0.60%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 24 (14.37%) Windchill
2 12 (7.19%) MS Office
2 12 (7.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (6.59%) Siemens NX
4 9 (5.39%) MS Excel
5 8 (4.79%) CATIA
6 6 (3.59%) MS Visio
6 6 (3.59%) PTC Creo
7 4 (2.40%) AutoCAD
8 3 (1.80%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 3 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (1.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 40 (23.95%) Teamcenter
2 15 (8.98%) ENOVIA
3 6 (3.59%) SAP MII
4 5 (2.99%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (2.40%) DELMIA
5 4 (2.40%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (1.80%) SAP GTS
6 3 (1.80%) SAP PLM
6 3 (1.80%) SAP SRM
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (1.20%) Primavera
7 2 (1.20%) SAP PP
8 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.60%) SAP EHS
8 1 (0.60%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.40%) SaaS
2 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.20%) IaaS
2 2 (1.20%) PaaS
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.60%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.19%) Firewall
2 3 (1.80%) LAN
2 3 (1.80%) WAN
3 2 (1.20%) LDAP
3 2 (1.20%) SSL
3 2 (1.20%) WebEx
4 1 (0.60%) HTTP
4 1 (0.60%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.79%) Oracle Database
2 8 (4.79%) SAP Data Services
3 4 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.80%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.80%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.20%) Big Data
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (1.20%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.60%) DB2
6 1 (0.60%) IMS/DB
6 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.60%) MS Access
6 1 (0.60%) QlikView
6 1 (0.60%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.60%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.19%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.20%) Subversion
3 1 (0.60%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.60%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.60%) JMeter
3 1 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 63 (37.72%) Manufacturing
2 30 (17.96%) Automotive
3 26 (15.57%) Finance
4 22 (13.17%) Aerospace
5 13 (7.78%) Marketing
6 9 (5.39%) Retail
7 5 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (2.40%) Electronics
8 4 (2.40%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.80%) Back Office
9 3 (1.80%) Dutch Language
10 2 (1.20%) German Language
11 1 (0.60%) Advertising
11 1 (0.60%) Banking
11 1 (0.60%) Law
11 1 (0.60%) Legal
11 1 (0.60%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (16.17%) Architect
2 26 (15.57%) Consultant
3 21 (12.57%) Project Manager
4 16 (9.58%) Analyst
5 12 (7.19%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (6.59%) Business Analyst
7 10 (5.99%) Product Manager
7 10 (5.99%) SAP Architect
8 9 (5.39%) Senior Manager
9 8 (4.79%) Lead Architect
9 8 (4.79%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 8 (4.79%) Oracle Project Manager
9 8 (4.79%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.19%) Applications Engineer
10 7 (4.19%) Junior
10 7 (4.19%) Programme Manager
11 6 (3.59%) Administrator
12 5 (2.99%) Senior Project Manager
12 5 (2.99%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (2.99%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.98%) HTML
2 11 (6.59%) XML
3 8 (4.79%) EDI
4 6 (3.59%) .NET
5 4 (2.40%) CSS
5 4 (2.40%) Itk
6 3 (1.80%) JSON
6 3 (1.80%) Web Services
6 3 (1.80%) XSL
6 3 (1.80%) XSLT
7 2 (1.20%) LESS
7 2 (1.20%) Sass
7 2 (1.20%) Swing
8 1 (0.60%) DHTML
8 1 (0.60%) JSON-LD
8 1 (0.60%) JSP
8 1 (0.60%) ODBC
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.60%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.78%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.99%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.99%) FMCG
3 4 (2.40%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.40%) User Experience
4 3 (1.80%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (1.80%) RIA
4 3 (1.80%) Statistics
5 2 (1.20%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.20%) Social Media
5 2 (1.20%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (1.20%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.60%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.60%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.60%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.60%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.60%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.19%) Windows
2 6 (3.59%) Unix
3 5 (2.99%) Linux
4 1 (0.60%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (27.54%) Project Management
2 31 (18.56%) Migration
3 29 (17.37%) Change Management
3 29 (17.37%) ERP
4 27 (16.17%) Data Migration
5 25 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (14.97%) CAD
6 18 (10.78%) Product Management
7 17 (10.18%) Validation
8 14 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (7.78%) Data Management
10 12 (7.19%) Business Analysis
11 11 (6.59%) PDM
11 11 (6.59%) Requirements Management
12 10 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (5.99%) Quality Management
12 10 (5.99%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (5.99%) Test Scripting
13 9 (5.39%) Data Modelling
13 9 (5.39%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.18%) Java
2 16 (9.58%) C++
3 9 (5.39%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.79%) C
4 8 (4.79%) SQL
5 3 (1.80%) C#
5 3 (1.80%) Perl
5 3 (1.80%) VB
5 3 (1.80%) VBA
6 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.20%) Python
6 2 (1.20%) Ruby
6 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.20%) Tcl
6 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.60%) COBOL
7 1 (0.60%) JCL
7 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.60%) SPARQL
7 1 (0.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 30 (17.96%) Security Cleared
2 19 (11.38%) SC Cleared
3 15 (8.98%) Degree
4 7 (4.19%) APMP
4 7 (4.19%) PMI Certification
4 7 (4.19%) PMP
5 4 (2.40%) HNC
6 3 (1.80%) HND
7 2 (1.20%) EMC Certification
7 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.20%) VCAP
7 2 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.60%) CBAP
8 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.60%) MCAD
8 1 (0.60%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.60%) MCP
8 1 (0.60%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.40%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.20%) GxP
3 1 (0.60%) COBIT
3 1 (0.60%) MiFID
3 1 (0.60%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.19%) Active Directory
1 7 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.80%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.60%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 7 (4.19%) MOM
2 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (23.35%) SAP
2 28 (16.77%) Oracle
3 14 (8.38%) Microsoft
4 13 (7.78%) Siemens
5 7 (4.19%) Cognos
5 7 (4.19%) VMware
6 5 (2.99%) PTC
7 4 (2.40%) IBM
8 3 (1.80%) Ariba
8 3 (1.80%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.80%) IFS
8 3 (1.80%) Infor
8 3 (1.80%) Remedy
9 2 (1.20%) Adobe
9 2 (1.20%) EMC
9 2 (1.20%) Tableau
10 1 (0.60%) Dell
10 1 (0.60%) Mentor Graphics
10 1 (0.60%) Sage
10 1 (0.60%) webMethods
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