Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 21 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 Lifecycle Management (PLM)
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 619 566 581
Rank change year-on-year -53 +15 +2
Contract jobs citing PLM 15 49 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.032% 0.11% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.13% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 31 8
London median daily rate £400 £451 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.21% +2.80% +3.12%
10th Percentile £365 £350 £313
90th Percentile £702 £688 £700
England median daily rate £405 £419 £418
% change year-on-year -3.28% +0.25% -12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £58.75 £38.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year +54.61% +28.81% -9.79%

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 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 40937 38731 39019
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.98% 86.21% 83.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 29768 27769 27882
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 £643 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 383 401 470
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 £51.60 £50.14 £50.00
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

PLM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PLM in London

PLM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PLM in London

PLM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PLM in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PLM in London

PLM
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 PLM within the London region over the 6 months to 21 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 +4 4 £400 -11.11%
PLM
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for PLM.

1 7 (46.67%) Retail
2 6 (40.00%) SAP
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Information Security
4 4 (26.67%) SOA
4 4 (26.67%) SAP PLM
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 4 (26.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
4 4 (26.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (26.67%) Microservices
5 3 (20.00%) CRM
6 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (13.33%) ERP
6 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
6 2 (13.33%) Product Management
6 2 (13.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (6.67%) Digital Transformation Strategy
7 1 (6.67%) Push Notifications
7 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (6.67%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (6.67%) User Experience
7 1 (6.67%) Video on Demand
7 1 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) Android
7 1 (6.67%) Market Research

PLM
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 (6.67%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SAP PLM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP EHS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 7 (46.67%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) SAP PLM Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Business Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) ERP Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) ERP Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Product Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Product Manager
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
3 1 (6.67%) FMCG
3 1 (6.67%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security
2 4 (26.67%) Microservices
2 4 (26.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (26.67%) SOA
2 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) Product Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Transformation Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) Document Management
5 1 (6.67%) Market Research
5 1 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Push Notifications
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) PTC