Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 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 Lifecycle Management (PLM)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 155 151
Rank change year-on-year +21 -4 -40
Contract jobs citing PLM 8 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.27% 0.028% 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.034% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Manchester median daily rate £500 - £463
10th Percentile £260 - £413
90th Percentile £580 - £500
North West median daily rate £350 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2382 2975 3048
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.05% 83.87% 80.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1525 1892 1804
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 56 78
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -21.79% +30.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.54 £11.00
90th Percentile £45.30 £40.00 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £25.12 £22.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year +14.18% -27.92% +74.40%

PLM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for PLM in Manchester

PLM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PLM in Manchester

PLM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PLM in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PLM in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PLM.

1 6 (75.00%) SAP
1 6 (75.00%) SAP PLM
2 3 (37.50%) FMCG
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Clustering
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Automotive
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (12.50%) Compliance Management

PLM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (75.00%) SAP PLM
2 2 (25.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) SAP PLM Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Migration Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Compliance Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Document Management
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) SAP