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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Lifecyle Management (PLM)
Rank 528 529 533
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing PLM 94 71 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.13% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 18 9
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£450 £506 £499
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £343 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £553 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £459
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 12
Average hourly rate £27.44 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.44 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-27.40% -

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
44294 41615 38269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.78% 76.15% 74.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 28706 25700 23210
Average daily rate £418 £400 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1194 1169 1103
Average hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.80 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 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 4 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 4 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 -15 70 £457 -9.73% 11
Scotland +21 23 £450 -
Aberdeen +19 19 £450 -
London +10 18 £576 +4.68% 2
North West -23 16 £485 -3.00%
Cumbria -3 14 £498 -
South East -20 11 £400 -12.08% 6
East Midlands +4 10 £410 +36.81%
Derbyshire +2 9 £410 +36.81%
Derby +4 8 £410 +36.81%
West Midlands -15 6 - - 1
Midlands - 4 £550 -
Glasgow - 4 - -
Berkshire - 4 £301 -
Surrey -5 3 £494 +8.51%
Coventry -19 3 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £399 -
North East - 3 £399 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £399 -
Manchester -18 2 £463 -7.50%
City of London - 2 £426 - 2
Barrow-in-Furness - 2 £530 -
Warwickshire - 2 - - 1
South West -6 1 - -
Gloucestershire -6 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £325 -
Hampshire - 1 £400 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Filton - 1 - -

PLM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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 61 (40.94%) Teamcenter
2 49 (32.89%) SAP
3 48 (32.21%) Manufacturing
4 46 (30.87%) ERP
4 46 (30.87%) Project Management
5 41 (27.52%) CAD
6 34 (22.82%) Security Cleared
7 30 (20.13%) Change Management
8 26 (17.45%) Management Information System
9 25 (16.78%) Finance
10 24 (16.11%) SAP PLM
11 23 (15.44%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (15.44%) SC Cleared
12 22 (14.77%) C++
12 22 (14.77%) Java
13 21 (14.09%) C
14 20 (13.42%) Degree
15 19 (12.75%) SOA
15 19 (12.75%) PMP
15 19 (12.75%) PMI Certification
16 18 (12.08%) Siemens
16 18 (12.08%) MOM
16 18 (12.08%) XML
16 18 (12.08%) Migration
16 18 (12.08%) Itk
16 18 (12.08%) System Integration Testing
17 17 (11.41%) Integration Testing
17 17 (11.41%) APMP
17 17 (11.41%) Windows
17 17 (11.41%) PRINCE

PLM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (1.34%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.67%) Apache
2 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (10.74%) Siemens NX
2 10 (6.71%) AutoCAD
3 7 (4.70%) Windchill
4 6 (4.03%) CATIA
4 6 (4.03%) MS Office
4 6 (4.03%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 61 (40.94%) Teamcenter
2 24 (16.11%) SAP PLM
3 12 (8.05%) Primavera
4 6 (4.03%) SAP PM
4 6 (4.03%) SAP PP
4 6 (4.03%) ENOVIA
5 3 (2.01%) SAP QM
6 2 (1.34%) SAP EHS
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) SAN
1 1 (0.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.03%) SAP BW
2 3 (2.01%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (1.34%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.34%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (5.37%) Subversion
2 2 (1.34%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.67%) Rational Robot
3 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 48 (32.21%) Manufacturing
2 25 (16.78%) Finance
3 13 (8.72%) Aerospace
4 10 (6.71%) Retail
5 6 (4.03%) Automotive
6 2 (1.34%) Publishing
6 2 (1.34%) Military
6 2 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 32 (21.48%) Architect
2 30 (20.13%) Project Manager
3 28 (18.79%) Consultant
4 24 (16.11%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (10.74%) SAP Consultant
6 13 (8.72%) Analyst
7 9 (6.04%) Integration Manager
7 9 (6.04%) Integration Project Manager
7 9 (6.04%) SAP PLM Consultant
8 7 (4.70%) Enterprise Architect
9 6 (4.03%) SAP Architect
9 6 (4.03%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.03%) SAP Enterprise Architect
9 6 (4.03%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.03%) Business Analyst
10 5 (3.36%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.36%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.36%) CAD Engineer
10 5 (3.36%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 4 (2.68%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.08%) XML
1 18 (12.08%) Itk
2 16 (10.74%) HTML
3 15 (10.07%) XSL
3 15 (10.07%) XSLT
4 12 (8.05%) Web Services
5 10 (6.71%) DHTML
6 7 (4.70%) Swing
7 4 (2.68%) .NET
8 3 (2.01%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.34%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (1.34%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.67%) Middleware
10 1 (0.67%) WinForms
10 1 (0.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.45%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.04%) Fat Client
2 9 (6.04%) Thin Client
3 5 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.68%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.68%) iSeries
4 4 (2.68%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.01%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.67%) FMCG
6 1 (0.67%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.67%) Statistics
6 1 (0.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.41%) Windows
2 9 (6.04%) UNIX
3 1 (0.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (30.87%) ERP
1 46 (30.87%) Project Management
2 41 (27.52%) CAD
3 30 (20.13%) Change Management
4 23 (15.44%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (12.75%) SOA
6 18 (12.08%) Migration
6 18 (12.08%) System Integration Testing
7 17 (11.41%) Integration Testing
7 17 (11.41%) PRINCE
8 15 (10.07%) Data Modelling
9 14 (9.40%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (8.72%) Workflow
10 13 (8.72%) Data Management
11 11 (7.38%) Validation
11 11 (7.38%) Quality Management
11 11 (7.38%) Data Migration
12 8 (5.37%) Test Management
13 7 (4.70%) Business Analysis
13 7 (4.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.77%) C++
1 22 (14.77%) Java
2 21 (14.09%) C
3 13 (8.72%) SQL
4 11 (7.38%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.04%) Tcl
5 9 (6.04%) XPath
6 3 (2.01%) ABAP
7 1 (0.67%) C#
7 1 (0.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (22.82%) Security Cleared
2 23 (15.44%) SC Cleared
3 20 (13.42%) Degree
4 19 (12.75%) PMP
4 19 (12.75%) PMI Certification
5 17 (11.41%) APMP
6 6 (4.03%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.68%) HNC
7 4 (2.68%) HND
8 3 (2.01%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.03%) QA
2 3 (2.01%) GxP
3 2 (1.34%) SLA
4 1 (0.67%) GMP
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.67%) Firmware
1 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (12.08%) MOM
2 7 (4.70%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 49 (32.89%) SAP
2 18 (12.08%) Siemens
3 12 (8.05%) IBM
4 9 (6.04%) webMethods
4 9 (6.04%) Oracle
5 8 (5.37%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.03%) Tableau
7 3 (2.01%) HP
8 2 (1.34%) OpenText
8 2 (1.34%) PTC
9 1 (0.67%) VMware
9 1 (0.67%) Perforce
9 1 (0.67%) Citrix
9 1 (0.67%) Epicor
9 1 (0.67%) NetApp
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