The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Management
Rank 79 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs citing Product Management 3 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.24% 0.79% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 1.10% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
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£388 £435 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.91% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £360 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £435 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
923 725 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 75.35% 71.64% 71.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 370 323
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 35 53
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.88 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.42% +52.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.43 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.55 £63.55 £22.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Product Management
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Product Management Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Product Management
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
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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
Milton Keynes -9 2 £350 -5.40% 1
Amersham - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Product Management
South East

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) OO
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) Retail
3 6 (42.86%) LAMP
3 6 (42.86%) Ruby
3 6 (42.86%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (42.86%) WFM
3 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 6 (42.86%) HTML5
3 6 (42.86%) CSS3
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (35.71%) Velocity
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
4 5 (35.71%) TDD
4 5 (35.71%) NUnit
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) ITSM
5 3 (21.43%) MVC
5 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (14.29%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) Content Management Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.14%) Kentico
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) NUnit
2 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
1 6 (42.86%) Programmer
1 6 (42.86%) Ruby on Rails Developer
1 6 (42.86%) Ruby Developer
2 5 (35.71%) ScrumMaster
3 3 (21.43%) Process Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) CSS
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) LAMP
1 6 (42.86%) Ruby on Rails
1 6 (42.86%) HTML5
1 6 (42.86%) CSS3
2 5 (35.71%) Velocity
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) OO
3 6 (42.86%) WFM
3 6 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
4 5 (35.71%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) ITSM
5 3 (21.43%) MVC
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (21.43%) Kanban
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Content Management
6 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Ruby
2 5 (35.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle