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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 178 187 191
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Contract jobs citing Product Management 18 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.37% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.47% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 7
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £385 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £511 £576
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £77.50 £60.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+29.16% +118.18%
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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
4136 4857 4561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.50% 77.65% 76.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3211 3514 3520
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 51 45
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -82.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Product Management across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Project Management
3 11 (26.19%) Finance
4 9 (21.43%) HTML
4 9 (21.43%) User Experience
5 8 (19.05%) Banking
6 7 (16.67%) Java
6 7 (16.67%) CSS
7 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 6 (14.29%) Retail
7 6 (14.29%) TDD
7 6 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 5 (11.90%) Marketing
8 5 (11.90%) Ruby
8 5 (11.90%) Degree
8 5 (11.90%) Scrum
8 5 (11.90%) Change Control
9 4 (9.52%) Dependency Management
9 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (9.52%) HTML5
9 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
9 4 (9.52%) Programme Management
9 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.52%) Django
9 4 (9.52%) Ajax
9 4 (9.52%) Linux
9 4 (9.52%) CRM
9 4 (9.52%) CheckPoint
10 3 (7.14%) IBM
10 3 (7.14%) Adobe

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.38%) InDesign
2 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.38%) PaaS
1 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.76%) Network Security
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) DNS
2 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.38%) SSL
2 1 (2.38%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 3 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 3 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (4.76%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.38%) Hudson
2 1 (2.38%) Behat
2 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Banking
3 6 (14.29%) Retail
4 5 (11.90%) Marketing
5 3 (7.14%) Legal
6 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.76%) Retail Banking
7 1 (2.38%) Private Banking
7 1 (2.38%) Advertising
7 1 (2.38%) Games
7 1 (2.38%) Front Office
7 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (16.67%) Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Architect
2 6 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Product Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Programme Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Trainer
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Product Manager
5 2 (4.76%) UX Designer
5 2 (4.76%) Designer
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Agile Coach
6 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) HTML
2 7 (16.67%) CSS
3 4 (9.52%) Ajax
3 4 (9.52%) Django
3 4 (9.52%) HTML5
4 3 (7.14%) CSS3
4 3 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (7.14%) J2EE
5 2 (4.76%) RESTful
5 2 (4.76%) Web Services
6 1 (2.38%) XML
6 1 (2.38%) FpML
6 1 (2.38%) WebSockets
6 1 (2.38%) Play Framework
6 1 (2.38%) REST
6 1 (2.38%) JSON
6 1 (2.38%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (2.38%) JSP
6 1 (2.38%) Servlets
6 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) User Experience
2 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Fixed Income
3 2 (4.76%) Equities
3 2 (4.76%) RIA
4 1 (2.38%) Online Gambling
4 1 (2.38%) Open Source
4 1 (2.38%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.38%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) PKI
4 1 (2.38%) Psychology
4 1 (2.38%) Human Factors
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.38%) NHS
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Project Management
3 6 (14.29%) TDD
3 6 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 5 (11.90%) Scrum
4 5 (11.90%) Change Control
5 4 (9.52%) Dependency Management
5 4 (9.52%) Programme Management
5 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 4 (9.52%) CRM
5 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.14%) Usability Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Identity Management
6 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.14%) Analytics
6 3 (7.14%) User Stories
7 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.76%) Information Architecture
7 2 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (4.76%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) Java
2 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.90%) Ruby
4 3 (7.14%) Scala
5 2 (4.76%) C#
5 2 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) SQL
6 1 (2.38%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (2.38%) CISSP
3 1 (2.38%) CISA
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) CheckPoint
2 3 (7.14%) IBM
2 3 (7.14%) Adobe
2 3 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (2.38%) Gemalto
3 1 (2.38%) Murex
3 1 (2.38%) CA
3 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.38%) GoldenSource
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
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