The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Management
Rank 156 168 188
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +20
Contract jobs citing Product Management 9 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.55% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.68% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 15
Median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £538 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £77.50 -
Product Management
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2961 4422 5053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.87% 80.58% 79.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2400 3441 3719
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 40 49
Median hourly rate £19.00 £27.37 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.58% +16.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.16 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Product Management
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Product Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Product Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

Product Management Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Product Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Product Management across the City of London region.

Product Management Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
2 3 (18.75%) Analytics
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) User Stories
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Power BI
3 2 (12.50%) Use Case
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (12.50%) Open Source
3 2 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (12.50%) Tableau
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) D3.js
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) ISEB
4 1 (6.25%) NHS
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
4 1 (6.25%) 3G
4 1 (6.25%) HTML

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) 3G
1 1 (6.25%) GSM
1 1 (6.25%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Power BI
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Product Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Product Owner
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Data Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Product Owner
3 2 (12.50%) UX Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Coach
4 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Product Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Product Owner
4 1 (6.25%) Digital UX Designer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Procurement Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Sales Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior UX Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Solvency II Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) D3.js
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
1 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Fintech
3 1 (6.25%) Learning Management System
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Analytics
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) Open Source
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Use Case
3 2 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Information Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) Statistical Modelling
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 14001
1 1 (6.25%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Tableau
2 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.25%) DoubleClick
2 1 (6.25%) EMC