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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Management
Rank 138 145 186
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +41
Contract jobs citing Product Management 27 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.85% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.48% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 17
Median daily rate £500 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.48% +2.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £770
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.70 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- -9.47%
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
2758 2902 4629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.14% 84.34% 80.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2184 2328 3623
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £307 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 23 49
Median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.70 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.60 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 14 (31.11%) Finance
1 14 (31.11%) User Experience
2 13 (28.89%) Degree
3 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (26.67%) Project Management
4 9 (20.00%) Banking
4 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (20.00%) Wireframes
5 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (17.78%) HTML
6 7 (15.56%) QA
7 6 (13.33%) Marketing
7 6 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 6 (13.33%) ITIL
8 5 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 5 (11.11%) Prototyping
8 5 (11.11%) SDLC
8 5 (11.11%) Analytics
8 5 (11.11%) CSS
8 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 5 (11.11%) Windows
9 4 (8.89%) MS Office
9 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
9 4 (8.89%) JIRA
9 4 (8.89%) Retail
9 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
9 4 (8.89%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (8.89%) Financial Institution
9 4 (8.89%) Programme Management
9 4 (8.89%) User Stories

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 3 (6.67%) Confluence
1 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.44%) SAS
3 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.22%) FileNet
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Office
2 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.44%) Fireworks
3 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.44%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Broadband
1 2 (4.44%) Internet
1 2 (4.44%) VoIP
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.22%) LDAP
2 1 (2.22%) SMTP
2 1 (2.22%) Wireless
2 1 (2.22%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Big Data
1 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.44%) Sqoop
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (2.22%) BigTable
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.22%) Appium
3 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.22%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.22%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.22%) FishEye
3 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.22%) Selenium
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Marketing
4 4 (8.89%) Financial Institution
4 4 (8.89%) Retail
5 3 (6.67%) Publishing
5 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.44%) Legal
7 1 (2.22%) Electronics
7 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (15.56%) Business Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Designer
4 4 (8.89%) Product Manager
4 4 (8.89%) UX Designer
5 3 (6.67%) Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Digital Business Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Release Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Designer
6 2 (4.44%) Applications Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Big Data Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Data Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Hadoop Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Head of IP Transport
6 2 (4.44%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) HTML
2 5 (11.11%) CSS
3 2 (4.44%) Ajax
3 2 (4.44%) Apache Flex
3 2 (4.44%) DHTML
3 2 (4.44%) Flash
3 2 (4.44%) Velocity
3 2 (4.44%) WPF
3 2 (4.44%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.22%) HTML5
4 1 (2.22%) JMS
4 1 (2.22%) Node.js
4 1 (2.22%) SOAP
4 1 (2.22%) UIKit
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) User Experience
2 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.67%) Hedge funds
3 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.44%) Interactive TV
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.44%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.22%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.22%) Fintech
5 1 (2.22%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.22%) Motion Graphics
5 1 (2.22%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (2.22%) Psychology
5 1 (2.22%) Social Media
5 1 (2.22%) Statistics
5 1 (2.22%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Unix
3 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.22%) Android
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (26.67%) Project Management
2 9 (20.00%) Wireframes
3 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 6 (13.33%) ITIL
5 5 (11.11%) Analytics
5 5 (11.11%) Prototyping
5 5 (11.11%) SDLC
5 5 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 4 (8.89%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (8.89%) Programme Management
6 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.89%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) Use Case
6 4 (8.89%) User Stories
7 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.67%) Release Management
7 3 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.67%) Python
2 3 (6.67%) SQL
3 2 (4.44%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.22%) PHP
4 1 (2.22%) R
4 1 (2.22%) Ruby
4 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.22%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Ambari
1 2 (4.44%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Google
2 3 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.22%) Cerner
3 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco
3 1 (2.22%) Cognos
3 1 (2.22%) GoldenSource
3 1 (2.22%) HP
3 1 (2.22%) hybris
3 1 (2.22%) IBM
3 1 (2.22%) Informatica
3 1 (2.22%) McKesson
3 1 (2.22%) MEDITECH
3 1 (2.22%) Novell
3 1 (2.22%) Solace
3 1 (2.22%) TIBCO