The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Management
Rank 111 120 122
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing Product Management 12 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.47% 0.23% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.31% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 8
Average daily rate £260 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.96% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £323 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £423 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £58.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - £58.75
Product Management
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1992 1941 1978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 78.39% 73.33% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1061 988 1018
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 36 58
Average hourly rate £16.09 £27.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.49% +71.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £127.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Product Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Product Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Product Management across the Berkshire region.

Product Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Product Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Product Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Product Management Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Product Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Product Management across the Berkshire region.

Product Management Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Product Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 6 £525 - 2
Reading -10 4 £238 -42.42% 4
Slough +10 1 - - 2
Product Management
South East

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Product Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Product Management.

1 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 8 (26.67%) Marketing
2 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 7 (23.33%) Scrum
2 7 (23.33%) Service Management
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (16.67%) Business Development
4 5 (16.67%) QA
4 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (16.67%) Process Management
4 5 (16.67%) Finance
5 4 (13.33%) ITSM
5 4 (13.33%) Security Management
5 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
5 4 (13.33%) Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) Linux
5 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (13.33%) LANDesk
5 4 (13.33%) Use Case
6 3 (10.00%) Product Marketing
6 3 (10.00%) Open Source
6 3 (10.00%) Economics
6 3 (10.00%) Psychology
6 3 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Product Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Product Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) DNS
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
1 2 (6.67%) SMTP
1 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) 4G
2 1 (3.33%) Broadband
2 1 (3.33%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) Selenium
2 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (26.67%) Marketing
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Automotive
3 2 (6.67%) Electronics
3 2 (6.67%) Games
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Product Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Account Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Product Owner
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Account Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Operations Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Service Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Service Management Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) EJB
1 2 (6.67%) Gherkin
1 2 (6.67%) J2EE
1 2 (6.67%) JSP
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
1 2 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Economics
2 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.00%) Psychology
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.67%) Smartphone
3 2 (6.67%) STB
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Scrum
2 7 (23.33%) Service Management
3 5 (16.67%) Business Development
3 5 (16.67%) Process Management
4 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
4 4 (13.33%) ITSM
4 4 (13.33%) Project Management
4 4 (13.33%) Security Management
4 4 (13.33%) Use Case
5 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (10.00%) Open Source
5 3 (10.00%) Product Marketing
5 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Coaching
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps
6 2 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C#
1 2 (6.67%) Java
1 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C++
2 1 (3.33%) Erlang
2 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Firmware
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) LANDesk
3 2 (6.67%) Ab Initio
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) BT
4 1 (3.33%) Huawei
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