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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
Rank 569 559 565
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing PLM 92 104 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 37 18
Median daily rate £563 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £364 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £542 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 16
Median hourly rate £38.00 £27.44 £37.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.48% -27.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.27 £23.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.50 £45.24 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £27.44 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+38.48% -27.11%

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
44547 45656 42956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.75% 79.99% 78.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 29462 29606 26622
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1037 1202 1216
Median hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.16 £52.17 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 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 30 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PLM within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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 +16 76 £563 +23.08% 7
West Midlands -1 30 £600 - 2
Coventry +8 21 £650 - 1
London -7 20 £475 -2.71% 1
Scotland -13 9 - -
East of England - 8 £625 -
South West +11 7 £218 -
Aberdeen -4 6 - -
Hertfordshire - 5 £500 -
Bristol - 4 £218 -
Stevenage - 4 £500 -
Derby +4 3 £365 -11.07%
Derbyshire +3 3 £365 -11.07%
East Midlands -6 3 £365 -11.07% 1
North West -14 3 £725 +49.48% 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £625 -
Telford - 3 - -
Wolverhampton - 3 £600 -
Shropshire - 3 - -
South East +6 2 £700 +75.00% 2
Barrow-in-Furness +5 2 £725 +36.79% 1
Cumbria +4 2 £725 +45.72% 1
Warwickshire 0 2 £600 - 1
Midlands -7 2 £550 -
City of London +41 1 £450 -7.83%
Berkshire -8 1 - -
Manchester -11 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £700 -
Warwick - 1 £600 -
Birmingham - 1 - -

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 56 (37.09%) Manufacturing
2 40 (26.49%) SAP
3 37 (24.50%) Project Management
4 36 (23.84%) Teamcenter
5 31 (20.53%) Automotive
6 29 (19.21%) CAD
6 29 (19.21%) ERP
6 29 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (18.54%) Migration
8 26 (17.22%) Data Migration
9 24 (15.89%) Security Cleared
10 22 (14.57%) Product Management
11 21 (13.91%) Change Management
11 21 (13.91%) Java
12 19 (12.58%) Oracle
13 17 (11.26%) C++
13 17 (11.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (11.26%) Windchill
14 16 (10.60%) SC Cleared
14 16 (10.60%) Finance
14 16 (10.60%) Microsoft
15 15 (9.93%) HTML
15 15 (9.93%) ENOVIA
16 14 (9.27%) Degree
17 13 (8.61%) MS PowerPoint
17 13 (8.61%) Marketing
17 13 (8.61%) Test Scripting
17 13 (8.61%) PDM
17 13 (8.61%) XML
17 13 (8.61%) Validation

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 9 (5.96%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.64%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.65%) CMS
3 4 (2.65%) Confluence
3 4 (2.65%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.65%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.99%) IIS
5 1 (0.66%) Apache
5 1 (0.66%) Apache Qpid
5 1 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.66%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (11.26%) Windchill
2 13 (8.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (6.62%) MS Office
4 9 (5.96%) MS Excel
5 8 (5.30%) CATIA
6 7 (4.64%) Siemens NX
7 4 (2.65%) MS Visio
8 3 (1.99%) PTC Creo
9 2 (1.32%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.66%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 36 (23.84%) Teamcenter
2 15 (9.93%) ENOVIA
3 6 (3.97%) SAP MII
4 5 (3.31%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (2.65%) DELMIA
5 4 (2.65%) SAP PLM
6 3 (1.99%) BigMachines
6 3 (1.99%) Primavera
6 3 (1.99%) SAP GTS
6 3 (1.99%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.66%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.66%) SAP EHS
7 1 (0.66%) SAP hybris
7 1 (0.66%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.64%) SaaS
2 6 (3.97%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (3.97%) IaaS
2 6 (3.97%) PaaS
3 4 (2.65%) Google Analytics
3 4 (2.65%) Yammer
4 2 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.66%) Boomi
5 1 (0.66%) Heroku
5 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.95%) Firewall
2 5 (3.31%) DNS
3 4 (2.65%) Internet
4 3 (1.99%) LAN
4 3 (1.99%) WAN
5 2 (1.32%) WebEx
6 1 (0.66%) HTTP
6 1 (0.66%) SNMP
6 1 (0.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.96%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.64%) SAP Data Services
3 6 (3.97%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.65%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.99%) Big Data
5 3 (1.99%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.66%) DB2
7 1 (0.66%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.66%) IMS/DB
7 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.66%) MS Access
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.97%) Subversion
2 4 (2.65%) JIRA
3 2 (1.32%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.32%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (0.66%) JMeter
4 1 (0.66%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 56 (37.09%) Manufacturing
2 31 (20.53%) Automotive
3 16 (10.60%) Finance
4 13 (8.61%) Marketing
5 10 (6.62%) Aerospace
6 6 (3.97%) Retail
7 4 (2.65%) Electronics
8 3 (1.99%) Back Office
9 1 (0.66%) Advertising
9 1 (0.66%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.66%) German Language
9 1 (0.66%) Law
9 1 (0.66%) Legal
9 1 (0.66%) Military
9 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (26.49%) Architect
2 27 (17.88%) Consultant
3 17 (11.26%) Analyst
3 17 (11.26%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (8.61%) Business Analyst
5 11 (7.28%) Project Manager
6 9 (5.96%) Lead Architect
6 9 (5.96%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 9 (5.96%) SAP Architect
7 8 (5.30%) Applications Engineer
7 8 (5.30%) Product Manager
8 7 (4.64%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.64%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (4.64%) Technical Business Analyst
9 6 (3.97%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (3.97%) Junior
10 5 (3.31%) Cloud Architect
10 5 (3.31%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (3.31%) Programme Manager
10 5 (3.31%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.93%) HTML
2 13 (8.61%) XML
3 8 (5.30%) Itk
4 7 (4.64%) EDI
4 7 (4.64%) XSL
4 7 (4.64%) XSLT
5 6 (3.97%) .NET
5 6 (3.97%) Swing
6 4 (2.65%) Web Services
7 2 (1.32%) CSS
7 2 (1.32%) JFace
7 2 (1.32%) SWT
8 1 (0.66%) BAPI
8 1 (0.66%) JSON
8 1 (0.66%) JSON-LD
8 1 (0.66%) JSP
8 1 (0.66%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.66%) REST
8 1 (0.66%) RESTful
8 1 (0.66%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.61%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.97%) VCE vBlock
3 5 (3.31%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.65%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.65%) FMCG
4 4 (2.65%) Social Media
5 3 (1.99%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (1.99%) Statistics
6 2 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.32%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.66%) Clustering
7 1 (0.66%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.66%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.66%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.66%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.66%) User Experience
7 1 (0.66%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.66%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.95%) Linux
2 6 (3.97%) Windows
3 2 (1.32%) Unix
4 1 (0.66%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (24.50%) Project Management
2 29 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (19.21%) CAD
2 29 (19.21%) ERP
3 28 (18.54%) Migration
4 26 (17.22%) Data Migration
5 22 (14.57%) Product Management
6 21 (13.91%) Change Management
7 17 (11.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (8.61%) PDM
8 13 (8.61%) Test Scripting
8 13 (8.61%) Validation
9 11 (7.28%) SOA
9 11 (7.28%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (6.62%) Data Architecture
10 10 (6.62%) Data Modelling
11 9 (5.96%) Data Management
12 8 (5.30%) Business Analysis
12 8 (5.30%) Document Management
12 8 (5.30%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.91%) Java
2 17 (11.26%) C++
3 12 (7.95%) C
4 9 (5.96%) SQL
5 6 (3.97%) PowerShell
5 6 (3.97%) Python
5 6 (3.97%) Ruby
6 3 (1.99%) C#
6 3 (1.99%) Perl
6 3 (1.99%) VB
7 2 (1.32%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.32%) Tcl
8 1 (0.66%) COBOL
8 1 (0.66%) JCL
8 1 (0.66%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.66%) SPARQL
8 1 (0.66%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (15.89%) Security Cleared
2 16 (10.60%) SC Cleared
3 14 (9.27%) Degree
4 6 (3.97%) EMC Certification
5 5 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.65%) HNC
6 4 (2.65%) VCAP
7 3 (1.99%) APMP
7 3 (1.99%) HND
7 3 (1.99%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.99%) PMP
8 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.66%) CBAP
9 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.66%) MCAD
9 1 (0.66%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.66%) MCP
9 1 (0.66%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.65%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.66%) MiFID
3 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.66%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.66%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (3.97%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.99%) MOM
Vendors
1 40 (26.49%) SAP
2 19 (12.58%) Oracle
3 16 (10.60%) Microsoft
4 13 (8.61%) Siemens
5 12 (7.95%) VMware
6 9 (5.96%) EMC
7 7 (4.64%) Cognos
8 6 (3.97%) Tableau
9 4 (2.65%) Google
9 4 (2.65%) PTC
10 3 (1.99%) Ariba
10 3 (1.99%) Hyperion
10 3 (1.99%) IFS
10 3 (1.99%) Infor
10 3 (1.99%) Remedy
10 3 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.32%) Adobe
12 1 (0.66%) Dell
12 1 (0.66%) Sage
12 1 (0.66%) webMethods
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