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 3 months to 29 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 Lifecycle Management (PLM)
England > London
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 418 416 411
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5  
Contract jobs citing PLM 9 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.043% 0.074% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.050% 0.087% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 6
London median daily rate £575 £475 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.05% -24.00%  
10th Percentile £450 £426 £513
90th Percentile £735 £591 £700
England median daily rate £375 £575 £500
% change year-on-year -34.78% +15.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £30.40
% change year-on-year -7.89% +25.00%  

PLM 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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 18036 18488 19232
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.76% 85.45% 82.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 50342 52165 48000
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
10th Percentile £333 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £415
% change year-on-year - +8.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 501 397 607
London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £21.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.19% -3.18%  
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £46.88 £58.75
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.36% +10.00%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PLM in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) ABAP
2 5 (27.78%) SAP
2 5 (27.78%) Web Dynpro
2 5 (27.78%) SAP EHS
2 5 (27.78%) SAP PLM
2 5 (27.78%) Business Process Improvement
2 5 (27.78%) Process Improvement
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Retail
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) SLA
5 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) Cognos
5 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
5 2 (11.11%) Law
5 2 (11.11%) Legal
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (11.11%) E-Discovery
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.11%) Video on Demand
5 2 (11.11%) FMCG
5 2 (11.11%) Market Research
5 2 (11.11%) Event-Driven Architecture

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:

Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) SAP EHS
1 5 (27.78%) SAP PLM
2 1 (5.56%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (11.11%) Law
3 2 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) SAP PLM Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Product Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Development Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Product Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Report Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Report Writer
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Mobility Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Platform Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Product Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Project Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) FMCG
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
1 2 (11.11%) Video on Demand
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Solaris
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Business Process Improvement
2 5 (27.78%) Process Improvement
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) E-Discovery
5 2 (11.11%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
5 2 (11.11%) Market Research
5 2 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (11.11%) Microservices
5 2 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) GxP
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) Cognos
3 1 (5.56%) EMC
3 1 (5.56%) MuleSoft
London
Montash
Rate: £700 - £710 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £700 - £701 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago