Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for PLM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PLM over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 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 Lifecycle Management (PLM)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 95 104
Rank change year-on-year -14 +9 -
Contract jobs citing PLM 1 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.053% 0.52% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.068% 0.63% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Bristol median daily rate £375 £510 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.40% +1.90% -
South West median daily rate £375 £505 £500
% change year-on-year -25.71% +0.95% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate - £43.00 -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £57.47
% change year-on-year -7.89% -33.88% +59.64%

PLM is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,480 1,266 1,355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 78.85% 82.37% 82.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 969 874 1,031
Bristol median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - -3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £260
90th Percentile £538 £567 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 53 47
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% -9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £11.55 £12.75 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.50 £48.50 £50.90
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £37.25 £39.25
% change year-on-year -16.78% -5.10% +37.72%

PLM
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for PLM in Bristol

PLM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PLM in Bristol

PLM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PLM in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 across the Bristol region with a requirement for PLM.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Customer-Centricity

PLM
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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Customer-Centricity
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA