The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Management
Rank 181 188 178
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing Product Management 23 17 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.27% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.36% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 18
Average daily rate £450 £450 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £328 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £512 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year
- -51.04%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4716 4704 5860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.77% 74.94% 72.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3472 3577 4134
Average daily rate £450 £450 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 49 91
Average hourly rate £25.00 £135.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.48% +500.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £17.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £135.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Product Management
London

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014, 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 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 11 (22.00%) Project Management
3 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.00%) User Stories
5 7 (14.00%) Analytics
5 7 (14.00%) Marketing
5 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (12.00%) Ruby
6 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.00%) Scrum
7 5 (10.00%) Degree
7 5 (10.00%) Web Analytics
7 5 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.00%) Release Management
8 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
8 4 (8.00%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (8.00%) HTML
8 4 (8.00%) VB
8 4 (8.00%) MySQL
8 4 (8.00%) CSS
8 4 (8.00%) ITIL
8 4 (8.00%) Windows
8 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.00%) SCCM
8 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.00%) Application Packaging

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.00%) Apache
1 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.00%) InDesign
1 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.00%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.00%) VPN
2 3 (6.00%) SAN
2 3 (6.00%) Wireless
2 3 (6.00%) Firewall
2 3 (6.00%) NAS
2 3 (6.00%) MVNO
3 2 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.00%) Internet
3 2 (4.00%) Broadband
3 2 (4.00%) HTTP
4 1 (2.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.00%) SSL
4 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) MySQL
2 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Axure RP
1 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Marketing
3 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.00%) Legal
3 4 (8.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Advertising
4 2 (4.00%) Publishing
4 2 (4.00%) German Language
5 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.00%) Dutch Language
5 1 (2.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Billing
5 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Product Manager
2 6 (12.00%) Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Architect
3 5 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Technical Architect
4 4 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Online Product Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Build Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Agile Coach
5 3 (6.00%) Product Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Product Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Junior
7 1 (2.00%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) HTML
1 4 (8.00%) CSS
1 4 (8.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (6.00%) Ajax
2 3 (6.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (6.00%) HTML5
2 3 (6.00%) CSS3
3 2 (4.00%) Django
3 2 (4.00%) XML
4 1 (2.00%) XSLT
4 1 (2.00%) CGI
4 1 (2.00%) Java EE
4 1 (2.00%) FastCGI
4 1 (2.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (4.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.00%) Open Source
3 1 (2.00%) New Media
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (2.00%) Handset
3 1 (2.00%) Tandem
3 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.00%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.00%) UNIX
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Project Management
2 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.00%) User Stories
4 7 (14.00%) Analytics
5 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.00%) Scrum
6 5 (10.00%) Web Analytics
6 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.00%) Release Management
6 5 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (8.00%) ITIL
7 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.00%) TDD
8 3 (6.00%) Use Case
8 3 (6.00%) B2C
8 3 (6.00%) PRINCE
8 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) Ruby
2 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.00%) VB
3 3 (6.00%) Python
3 3 (6.00%) Java
4 2 (4.00%) C
4 2 (4.00%) C#
4 2 (4.00%) Scala
5 1 (2.00%) R
5 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.00%) Perl
5 1 (2.00%) PHP
5 1 (2.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) PMP
2 3 (6.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.00%) CISA
3 1 (2.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 4 (8.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (6.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) CA
2 3 (6.00%) NetApp
2 3 (6.00%) Symantec
2 3 (6.00%) EMC
3 1 (2.00%) Ariba
3 1 (2.00%) F5
3 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) JBoss
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