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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Management
Rank 153 186 185
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -1
Contract jobs citing Product Management 19 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.55% 0.41% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.49% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 13
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £356 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £613 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £25.75 £24.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.10% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £32.65 -
% change year-on-year
+81.65% -
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
2992 4445 4715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.40% 82.33% 79.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2403 3507 3499
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 43 46
Median hourly rate £17.25 £21.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.76% -2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.01 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) Project Management
2 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (23.33%) Banking
4 6 (20.00%) Marketing
4 6 (20.00%) User Experience
4 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (13.33%) SDLC
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.00%) MS Office
6 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (10.00%) Degree
6 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (10.00%) Wireframes
6 3 (10.00%) User Stories
6 3 (10.00%) Change Control
7 2 (6.67%) Digital Media
7 2 (6.67%) Dependency Management
7 2 (6.67%) Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) Retail
7 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
7 2 (6.67%) Google
7 2 (6.67%) QA
7 2 (6.67%) Customer Insight
7 2 (6.67%) Use Case
7 2 (6.67%) Information Security
7 2 (6.67%) Games
7 2 (6.67%) Scrum

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) FileNet
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
1 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.33%) Fireworks
3 1 (3.33%) MS Project
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (3.33%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) 3G
1 1 (3.33%) Broadband
1 1 (3.33%) GSM
1 1 (3.33%) LDAP
1 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Big Data
1 1 (3.33%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) ClearQuest
1 1 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Banking
3 6 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (6.67%) Games
4 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Publishing
4 2 (6.67%) Retail
5 1 (3.33%) Advertising
5 1 (3.33%) Back Office
5 1 (3.33%) Electronics
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Product Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Architect
3 2 (6.67%) Business IT Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) IT Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Product Owner
4 1 (3.33%) Business Information Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Designer
4 1 (3.33%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing Executive
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing Project Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Product Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Designer
4 1 (3.33%) Technical Product Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Training Manager
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Ajax
1 1 (3.33%) Apache Flex
1 1 (3.33%) CSS
1 1 (3.33%) DHTML
1 1 (3.33%) Flash
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) JMS
1 1 (3.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Fintech
3 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.33%) Interactive TV
3 1 (3.33%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) Online Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Psychology
3 1 (3.33%) Social Media
3 1 (3.33%) Statistics
3 1 (3.33%) Video on Demand
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) Project Management
2 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (13.33%) SDLC
4 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Change Control
4 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (10.00%) User Stories
4 3 (10.00%) Wireframes
5 2 (6.67%) Analytics
5 2 (6.67%) Customer Insight
5 2 (6.67%) Dependency Management
5 2 (6.67%) Information Security
5 2 (6.67%) Process Management
5 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.67%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) Use Case
6 1 (3.33%) ITSM
6 1 (3.33%) Service Management
6 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 14001
2 1 (3.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) Cognos
3 1 (3.33%) DoubleClick
3 1 (3.33%) EMC
3 1 (3.33%) GoldenSource
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Informatica
3 1 (3.33%) Novell
3 1 (3.33%) Solace
3 1 (3.33%) TIBCO