The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Management
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Product Management 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.74% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £431 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.73 - -
Product Management
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
664 559 484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.18% 77.00% 74.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 370 310
Median daily rate £375 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £19.50 £7.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £63.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Product Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Product Management
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Product Management Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Product Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Product Management across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Product Management Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Product Management 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Customer Insight
3 3 (42.86%) Service Design
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) SaaS
5 1 (14.29%) PaaS
5 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (14.29%) iPad
5 1 (14.29%) Heroku
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) vCloud
5 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
5 1 (14.29%) Big Data
5 1 (14.29%) German Language
5 1 (14.29%) Swedish Language
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Heroku
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) German Language
2 1 (14.29%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Architect
3 3 (42.86%) Digital Architect
3 3 (42.86%) Digital Technical Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Java Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Java Technical Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Lead Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Leader
5 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (14.29%) Head of IT
5 1 (14.29%) Head of IT Services
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
5 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
1 1 (14.29%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Customer Insight
3 3 (42.86%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PLM
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) EMC Certification
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) vCloud
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) EMC
1 1 (14.29%) VMware