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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
UK
Rank 546 581 554
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -27
Contract jobs citing PLM 45 54 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 37 29
Median daily rate £455 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +8.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £375 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £575 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +18.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £30.50 £31.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £34.50 £35.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%

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
37689 42354 41014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.80% 82.71% 79.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 25059 27695 25866
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 937 1158 1097
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 28 February 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 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 28 February 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 +1 35 £455 +8.33% 10
South East +28 12 £600 +9.09% 2
Scotland +22 7 - -
London -2 7 £459 +14.54% 1
Berkshire - 7 £600 -
Aberdeen -2 5 - -
North West +28 4 - - 1
East of England -2 4 £425 -28.87%
Manchester - 4 - - 1
Slough - 4 £600 -
Surrey +7 3 £270 -50.90% 1
West Midlands +1 3 - - 1
Glasgow +2 2 - -
East Midlands +1 2 - - 1
South West -4 2 £500 - 1
Derby -4 2 - - 1
Woking -5 2 - -
Derbyshire -5 2 - - 1
Stevenage - 2 £425 -
City of London - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 2 £459 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £430 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £425 -
Wales - 1 - -
South Coast - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £450 - 1
Luton - 1 £420 -
Wimbledon - 1 £375 -
Weymouth - 1 - - 1
Filton - 1 £500 -

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 29 (24.79%) Teamcenter
2 28 (23.93%) Project Management
2 28 (23.93%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 24 (20.51%) Finance
5 22 (18.80%) ERP
6 20 (17.09%) Oracle
7 17 (14.53%) Security Cleared
8 16 (13.68%) Aerospace
9 15 (12.82%) Change Management
9 15 (12.82%) Migration
9 15 (12.82%) Data Modelling
10 14 (11.97%) SQL
10 14 (11.97%) SAP
10 14 (11.97%) Data Management
10 14 (11.97%) Marketing
11 13 (11.11%) Degree
11 13 (11.11%) Data Migration
11 13 (11.11%) CAD
12 12 (10.26%) Siemens
12 12 (10.26%) CRM
12 12 (10.26%) HTML
12 12 (10.26%) Windchill
12 12 (10.26%) Business Analysis
13 10 (8.55%) JavaScript
13 10 (8.55%) SC Cleared
14 9 (7.69%) Requirements Management
14 9 (7.69%) IBM
14 9 (7.69%) Management Information System
14 9 (7.69%) Programme 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 4 (3.42%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.56%) Apache Qpid
3 2 (1.71%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.85%) Apache
4 1 (0.85%) CMS
4 1 (0.85%) IIS
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (10.26%) Windchill
2 9 (7.69%) Siemens NX
3 8 (6.84%) AutoCAD
4 7 (5.98%) MS Office
4 7 (5.98%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 7 (5.98%) PTC Creo
5 6 (5.13%) CATIA
6 5 (4.27%) Chatbot
7 2 (1.71%) MS Excel
7 2 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.85%) MS Project
8 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (24.79%) Teamcenter
2 8 (6.84%) SAP PLM
3 6 (5.13%) ENOVIA
4 3 (2.56%) Infor CloudSuite
4 3 (2.56%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 3 (2.56%) SAP PM
4 3 (2.56%) SAP PP
5 2 (1.71%) Infor CRM
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.85%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.85%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.85%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle BRM
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.85%) SAP EHS
6 1 (0.85%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.85%) SAP SCM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.13%) Internet
2 3 (2.56%) HTTP
2 3 (2.56%) SNMP
3 2 (1.71%) Skype
4 1 (0.85%) Firewall
4 1 (0.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.85%) Big Data
3 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Rational DOORS
General
1 26 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 24 (20.51%) Finance
3 16 (13.68%) Aerospace
4 14 (11.97%) Marketing
5 8 (6.84%) Retail
5 8 (6.84%) Telecoms
6 7 (5.98%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (5.13%) Mandarin Language
7 6 (5.13%) Spanish Language
8 5 (4.27%) Automotive
9 2 (1.71%) Advertising
10 1 (0.85%) Banking
10 1 (0.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (24.79%) Architect
2 15 (12.82%) Project Manager
3 11 (9.40%) Analyst
3 11 (9.40%) Product Manager
4 9 (7.69%) Consultant
4 9 (7.69%) Oracle Architect
5 8 (6.84%) Applications Manager
5 8 (6.84%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (5.13%) Applications Architect
6 6 (5.13%) Business Manager
6 6 (5.13%) Marketing Manager
7 5 (4.27%) Mobile Product Manager
8 4 (3.42%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.42%) Designer
8 4 (3.42%) Lead Architect
9 3 (2.56%) Data Analyst
9 3 (2.56%) DBA
9 3 (2.56%) Developer
9 3 (2.56%) Senior Manager
9 3 (2.56%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.26%) HTML
2 7 (5.98%) XML
3 6 (5.13%) Web Services
4 5 (4.27%) JSON
5 4 (3.42%) CSS
5 4 (3.42%) Itk
6 3 (2.56%) .NET
6 3 (2.56%) DHTML
6 3 (2.56%) JSON-LD
6 3 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (2.56%) RESTful
6 3 (2.56%) SAML
6 3 (2.56%) XSL
6 3 (2.56%) XSLT
7 2 (1.71%) Dojo
7 2 (1.71%) jQuery
7 2 (1.71%) LESS
7 2 (1.71%) Sass
8 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.84%) FMCG
3 6 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.13%) User Experience
4 3 (2.56%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.56%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.56%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.56%) Semantic Web
4 3 (2.56%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.56%) W3C
5 2 (1.71%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.71%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.71%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.85%) Clustering
6 1 (0.85%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.85%) Replication
6 1 (0.85%) RIA
6 1 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.13%) Unix
2 5 (4.27%) Windows
3 3 (2.56%) Linux
4 2 (1.71%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.93%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (23.93%) Project Management
2 22 (18.80%) ERP
3 15 (12.82%) Change Management
3 15 (12.82%) Data Modelling
3 15 (12.82%) Migration
4 14 (11.97%) Data Management
5 13 (11.11%) CAD
5 13 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 12 (10.26%) Business Analysis
6 12 (10.26%) CRM
7 9 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
7 9 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 9 (7.69%) Requirements Management
7 9 (7.69%) Validation
8 8 (6.84%) Analytics
8 8 (6.84%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (6.84%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (6.84%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.97%) SQL
2 10 (8.55%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.98%) C
4 5 (4.27%) C++
5 4 (3.42%) Java
6 3 (2.56%) SPARQL
6 3 (2.56%) Tcl
6 3 (2.56%) VB
6 3 (2.56%) XPath
7 2 (1.71%) C#
8 1 (0.85%) ABAP
8 1 (0.85%) VBA
8 1 (0.85%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 17 (14.53%) Security Cleared
2 13 (11.11%) Degree
3 10 (8.55%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.98%) APMP
4 7 (5.98%) PMI Certification
4 7 (5.98%) PMP
5 6 (5.13%) MBA
6 3 (2.56%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) MCAD
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) GxP
1 3 (2.56%) PMO
2 2 (1.71%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.56%) Shibboleth
1 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (6.84%) MOM
2 1 (0.85%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 20 (17.09%) Oracle
2 14 (11.97%) SAP
3 12 (10.26%) Siemens
4 9 (7.69%) IBM
5 7 (5.98%) HP
5 7 (5.98%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.13%) Google
7 5 (4.27%) Facebook
7 5 (4.27%) PTC
8 4 (3.42%) Infor
8 4 (3.42%) VMware
9 3 (2.56%) webMethods
10 1 (0.85%) AVEVA
10 1 (0.85%) Cognos
10 1 (0.85%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.85%) Siebel
10 1 (0.85%) Veeam
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