Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 368 372 399
Rank change year-on-year +4 +27 -20
Contract jobs citing PDM 8 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.048% 0.054% 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.057% 0.065% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
South East median daily rate £399 - £580
England median daily rate £438 £585 £550
% change year-on-year -25.21% +6.36% +25.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
South East median hourly rate - £13.00 -
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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13930 13767 15584
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.73% 82.56% 80.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8344 8295 9308
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £536
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 461 556 610
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.02% +0.56% +52.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.80 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.13 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

PDM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for PDM in the South East

PDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PDM in the South East

PDM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PDM in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PDM in the South East

PDM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PDM in the South East

PDM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PDM within the South East 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
Surrey - 7 £410 -
Oxfordshire +6 1 £350 -
Thames Valley -4 1 £350 -
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 South East region with a requirement for PDM.

1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
1 5 (62.50%) German Language
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) PMO
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (37.50%) PMI
2 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning

PDM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (12.50%) NetSuite
2 1 (12.50%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (62.50%) German Language
1 5 (62.50%) Retail
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 2 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (25.00%) Project Planner
3 1 (12.50%) 3D CAD Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) CAD Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) CAD Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) CAD
4 1 (12.50%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) JD Edwards