The table below looks at the statistics for PDM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PDM over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Data Management (PDM)
Rank - 62 -
Contract jobs citing PDM 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £130 £425 £396
% change year-on-year
-69.41% +7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.76%
PDM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
671 491 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 89.59% 84.51% 76.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 328 170
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 14
Average hourly rate £43.00 £44.90 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.23% +79.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £20.00 £11.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £50.00 £38.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

PDM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PDM across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PDM Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

PDM
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PDM across the West Sussex region.

PDM Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

PDM
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PDM across the West Sussex region.

PDM Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

PDM
Top 10 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing PDM 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 PDM.

1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Windchill
1 1 (100.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) PTC Creo

PDM
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing PDM 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 PDM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (100.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (100.00%) PTC Creo
1 1 (100.00%) Windchill
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Mechanical Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA