The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Management
Rank 81 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing Product Management 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.17% 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year
- -51.04%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
845 611 797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 70.42% 73.26% 66.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 356 381
Average daily rate £355 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 30 38
Average hourly rate £15.97 £14.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.27% -1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £9.89 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £162.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Product Management
South East

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 18 April 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
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Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -15 2 - -
Product Management
South East

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) Velocity
2 6 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) NUnit
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 5 (55.56%) Content Management Server
3 5 (55.56%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) Content Management
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (44.44%) SOA
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (44.44%) Kentico
5 2 (22.22%) Cadence
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) IMAP
6 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (11.11%) LAN

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (55.56%) Content Management Server
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (44.44%) Kentico
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
1 1 (11.11%) IMAP
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) SNMP
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) NUnit
1 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) ScrumMaster
2 2 (22.22%) Product Owner
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Velocity
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (55.56%) OO
3 5 (55.56%) Content Management
4 4 (44.44%) SOA
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Network Management
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cadence
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Nortel
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat