Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 20 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 > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 624 607 603
Rank change year-on-year -17 -4 -1
Contract jobs citing PDM 8 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.017% 0.020% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.020% 0.023% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 10
London median daily rate £450 £600 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +84.62% -24.42%
10th Percentile £428 £548 £90
90th Percentile £664 £600 £625
England median daily rate £438 £585 £550
% change year-on-year -25.21% +6.36% +25.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £17.00 - -
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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40583 38438 39314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.96% 86.23% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29509 27575 28097
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £675 £642 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 398 474
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.15 £50.84 £50.69
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

PDM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PDM in London

PDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PDM in London

PDM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PDM in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PDM in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PDM in London

PDM
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PDM within the London region over the 6 months to 20 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
Central London -7 2 £450 -
PDM
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 London region with a requirement for PDM.

1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Intranet
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) QA
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (37.50%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) QA Automation
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
3 2 (25.00%) Product Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Validation
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Blog
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering

PDM
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Intranet
2 1 (12.50%) 4G
2 1 (12.50%) Skype
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Change Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Manager
2 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Blog
2 1 (12.50%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Physical Data Model
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Data Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Economics
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Product Management
3 2 (25.00%) QA Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Sage
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) Tableau