The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for PDM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PDM over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Product Data Management (PDM)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing PDM 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.24% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £190 £550
% change year-on-year +71.05% -65.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +78.57% -61.11%  

PDM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 692 702 757
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 81.70% 82.11% 82.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1542 1832 2119
Median daily rate £388 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £269 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 47 46
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +6.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £12.00 £17.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £44.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

PDM
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing PDM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for PDM in Bristol

PDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PDM in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for PDM in Bristol

PDM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PDM in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PDM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for PDM.

1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Siemens
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) PLM
2 1 (50.00%) Teamcenter
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Siemens NX

PDM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Teamcenter
General
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Process Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CAD
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) PLM
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) HND
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Siemens