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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
UK
Rank 548 576 549
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -27
Contract jobs citing PLM 49 46 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.091% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 32
Median daily rate £450 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £373 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £380 £388
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £34.36 £33.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.15% +1.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £34.36 £33.90
% change year-on-year
+9.15% +1.34%

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
36783 41524 39970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.18% 81.75% 78.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 24390 26922 25816
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 937 1204 1054
Median hourly rate £34.00 £38.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +52.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 20 January 2017.

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
Top 25 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +31 41 £426 +6.56% 5
South East +32 20 £403 +0.62% 1
Berkshire - 16 £464 - 1
London +6 11 £350 -20.90%
City of London - 7 - -
Reading - 7 £403 -
Slough - 6 £600 -
Scotland +29 5 - -
Aberdeen -8 4 - -
West Midlands -9 4 £525 +39.07% 1
South West +12 3 £510 +1.90%
Oxfordshire -2 3 £400 -
Bristol -2 2 £510 +1.95%
East Midlands -5 2 £750 +98.67%
Oxford - 2 £400 -
North West +26 1 - -
Glasgow +5 1 - -
Derby -2 1 - -
Derbyshire -6 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £750 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Filton - 1 £500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £375 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £500 -
Birmingham - 1 - - 1

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 38 (27.74%) Manufacturing
2 35 (25.55%) Project Management
2 35 (25.55%) Teamcenter
3 30 (21.90%) Finance
4 29 (21.17%) ERP
4 29 (21.17%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (18.25%) Migration
5 25 (18.25%) Oracle
6 24 (17.52%) Change Management
7 22 (16.06%) Aerospace
7 22 (16.06%) Data Migration
8 19 (13.87%) Marketing
9 17 (12.41%) Security Cleared
9 17 (12.41%) SQL
9 17 (12.41%) Data Modelling
10 16 (11.68%) Degree
10 16 (11.68%) Windchill
11 15 (10.95%) HTML
12 14 (10.22%) JavaScript
12 14 (10.22%) Business Analysis
13 13 (9.49%) Data Management
13 13 (9.49%) SQL Server
13 13 (9.49%) SAP
13 13 (9.49%) Siemens
14 12 (8.76%) CAD
14 12 (8.76%) Automotive
14 12 (8.76%) CRM
14 12 (8.76%) Retail
15 11 (8.03%) Requirements Management
15 11 (8.03%) Technical Architecture

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 5 (3.65%) SharePoint
1 5 (3.65%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.19%) Apache Qpid
3 2 (1.46%) IIS
4 1 (0.73%) Apache
4 1 (0.73%) CMS
4 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.73%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (11.68%) Windchill
2 10 (7.30%) Siemens NX
3 8 (5.84%) MS Office
4 7 (5.11%) AutoCAD
5 6 (4.38%) CATIA
6 5 (3.65%) Chatbot
6 5 (3.65%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 5 (3.65%) PTC Creo
7 3 (2.19%) MS Excel
7 3 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (2.19%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 35 (25.55%) Teamcenter
2 10 (7.30%) ENOVIA
3 5 (3.65%) Oracle Retail
4 4 (2.92%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (2.19%) Infor CloudSuite
5 3 (2.19%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 2 (1.46%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (1.46%) Infor CRM
6 2 (1.46%) Primavera
6 2 (1.46%) SAP PLM
6 2 (1.46%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.73%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.73%) Infor LN
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.38%) Internet
2 3 (2.19%) HTTP
2 3 (2.19%) SNMP
3 2 (1.46%) LDAP
3 2 (1.46%) Skype
4 1 (0.73%) Firewall
4 1 (0.73%) SAN
4 1 (0.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.49%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (0.73%) Big Data
3 1 (0.73%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.73%) MS Access
3 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.73%) QlikView
3 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.73%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.73%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.73%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.73%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.73%) Subversion
2 1 (0.73%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 38 (27.74%) Manufacturing
2 30 (21.90%) Finance
3 22 (16.06%) Aerospace
4 19 (13.87%) Marketing
5 12 (8.76%) Automotive
5 12 (8.76%) Retail
6 10 (7.30%) Telecoms
7 6 (4.38%) Mandarin Language
7 6 (4.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (4.38%) Spanish Language
8 3 (2.19%) Advertising
8 3 (2.19%) Dutch Language
9 2 (1.46%) Banking
9 2 (1.46%) German Language
10 1 (0.73%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (19.71%) Architect
2 17 (12.41%) Project Manager
3 15 (10.95%) Analyst
4 13 (9.49%) Consultant
5 11 (8.03%) Product Manager
6 9 (6.57%) Oracle Architect
7 8 (5.84%) Applications Manager
8 7 (5.11%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.11%) Marketing Manager
8 7 (5.11%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.38%) Administrator
9 6 (4.38%) Applications Architect
9 6 (4.38%) Business Manager
10 5 (3.65%) DBA
10 5 (3.65%) Designer
10 5 (3.65%) Lead Architect
10 5 (3.65%) Mobile Product Manager
10 5 (3.65%) Senior Manager
10 5 (3.65%) Senior Project Manager
11 4 (2.92%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.95%) HTML
2 9 (6.57%) XML
3 5 (3.65%) JSON
3 5 (3.65%) Web Services
4 4 (2.92%) CSS
4 4 (2.92%) Itk
5 3 (2.19%) .NET
5 3 (2.19%) JSON-LD
5 3 (2.19%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (2.19%) RESTful
5 3 (2.19%) SAML
5 3 (2.19%) XSL
5 3 (2.19%) XSLT
6 2 (1.46%) DHTML
6 2 (1.46%) Dojo
6 2 (1.46%) EDI
6 2 (1.46%) jQuery
6 2 (1.46%) LESS
6 2 (1.46%) Sass
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.30%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.38%) Economics
3 6 (4.38%) FMCG
3 6 (4.38%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.38%) User Experience
4 5 (3.65%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.19%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.19%) Digital Media
5 3 (2.19%) RIA
5 3 (2.19%) Semantic Web
5 3 (2.19%) Social Media
5 3 (2.19%) W3C
6 2 (1.46%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.46%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.46%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.46%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.46%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.46%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.73%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.84%) Windows
2 7 (5.11%) Unix
3 2 (1.46%) Linux
3 2 (1.46%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.55%) Project Management
2 29 (21.17%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (21.17%) ERP
3 25 (18.25%) Migration
4 24 (17.52%) Change Management
5 22 (16.06%) Data Migration
6 17 (12.41%) Data Modelling
7 14 (10.22%) Business Analysis
8 13 (9.49%) Data Management
9 12 (8.76%) CAD
9 12 (8.76%) CRM
10 11 (8.03%) Requirements Management
10 11 (8.03%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (8.03%) Validation
11 10 (7.30%) Analytics
11 10 (7.30%) Programme Management
11 10 (7.30%) Use Case
12 9 (6.57%) Data Architecture
12 9 (6.57%) Matrix Organization
12 9 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.41%) SQL
2 14 (10.22%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.11%) C
3 7 (5.11%) C++
3 7 (5.11%) Java
4 3 (2.19%) SPARQL
4 3 (2.19%) VB
4 3 (2.19%) VBA
5 2 (1.46%) C#
5 2 (1.46%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.46%) Tcl
5 2 (1.46%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.46%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (12.41%) Security Cleared
2 16 (11.68%) Degree
3 10 (7.30%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.11%) APMP
4 7 (5.11%) PMI Certification
4 7 (5.11%) PMP
5 6 (4.38%) MBA
6 3 (2.19%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.73%) HNC
8 1 (0.73%) MCAD
8 1 (0.73%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.73%) MCP
8 1 (0.73%) MCSE
8 1 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.46%) GxP
1 2 (1.46%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) COBIT
2 1 (0.73%) PMBOK
2 1 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.19%) Shibboleth
2 3 (2.19%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.73%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (5.84%) MOM
2 1 (0.73%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (18.25%) Oracle
2 13 (9.49%) SAP
2 13 (9.49%) Siemens
3 11 (8.03%) IBM
3 11 (8.03%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.11%) HP
5 6 (4.38%) Google
6 5 (3.65%) Facebook
6 5 (3.65%) PTC
6 5 (3.65%) VMware
7 4 (2.92%) Infor
8 2 (1.46%) webMethods
9 1 (0.73%) AVEVA
9 1 (0.73%) Cognos
9 1 (0.73%) Mentor Graphics
9 1 (0.73%) Sage
9 1 (0.73%) Tableau
9 1 (0.73%) Talend
9 1 (0.73%) Veeam
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