The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had Product Owner featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Owner
Rank 42 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Product Owner 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.84% - 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £533 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Product Owner
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
344 444 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.63% 95.48% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 319 270
Median daily rate £413 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 37 25
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £20.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +60.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.02 £15.77 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Product Owner
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridge region that featured Product Owner in the job title.

Product Owner Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Product Owner
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Product Owner Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Product Owner Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Product Owner contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region featuring Product Owner in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (66.67%) Product Marketing
3 4 (66.67%) Marketing
3 4 (66.67%) User Stories
3 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (50.00%) Smart Energy
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (16.67%) OAuth
5 1 (16.67%) Product Management
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) MS Project
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (16.67%) API Design

Product Owner Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) OAuth
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (50.00%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (66.67%) Product Marketing
3 4 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (66.67%) User Stories
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) API Design
5 1 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) Product Management
5 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com