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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Product Management
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 56 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Product Management 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.78% - 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £125.00

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
512 511 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.38% 79.72% 73.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 333 276
Median daily rate £425 £376 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.18% +0.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 17
Median hourly rate £29.00 £15.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.33% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.62 £9.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 2017.

Product Management Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 4 (50.00%) Migration
1 4 (50.00%) Network Security
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Escalation Management
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) 3PAR
2 3 (37.50%) Trend Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Symmetrix DMX
2 3 (37.50%) SRDF
2 3 (37.50%) Workflow
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) CLARiiON
2 3 (37.50%) Brocade
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Dell
2 3 (37.50%) EMC
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) Electronics
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum

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 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) HP Storage Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Storage Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Database Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Product Manager
3 1 (12.50%) EMC Storage Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Product Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum Master
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) CLARiiON
2 3 (37.50%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Escalation Management
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Trend Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Low-Fidelity Prototypes
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) SRDF
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) 3PAR
1 3 (37.50%) Brocade
1 3 (37.50%) Dell
1 3 (37.50%) EMC
1 3 (37.50%) HP
1 3 (37.50%) IBM
1 3 (37.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Teradata