Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for PDM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PDM over the 6 months to 23 November 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 192 -
Rank change year-on-year -14 - +214
Contract jobs citing PDM 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.14% 0.062% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.076% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
East of England median daily rate £475 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
England median daily rate £438 £585 £550
% change year-on-year -25.21% +6.36% +25.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £17.00 £13.00 £23.65
% change year-on-year +30.77% -45.03% +5.11%

PDM 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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4265 3967 4640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.66% 81.39% 78.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2460 2302 2704
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £233
90th Percentile £575 £548 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 320 400
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £31.95 £23.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.41% +35.24% -1.56%
10th Percentile £11.53 £13.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.43
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

PDM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing PDM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for PDM in the East of England

PDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PDM in the East of England

PDM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PDM in the East of England

PDM
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PDM within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £475 -
Essex -18 1 £524 +4.70%
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
PDM
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for PDM.

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Huawei
2 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 3 (42.86%) Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) DTS
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) Mandarin Language
2 3 (42.86%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) CAPA
2 3 (42.86%) PDCA
2 3 (42.86%) Internal Audit
3 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (28.57%) Def Stans
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) CMDB
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Military
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Degree

PDM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (14.29%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 3 (42.86%) Mandarin Language
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Quality Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) UAT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) UAT Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) CMDB
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) CAPA
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
1 3 (42.86%) Internal Audit
1 3 (42.86%) PDCA
1 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (28.57%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) CAD
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) PLM
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
2 3 (42.86%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Def Stans
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Huawei
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) PTC