The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 115 139 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Contract jobs citing Product Management 13 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.47% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £77.50 - £17.50
Product Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2066 2218 1541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 74.94% 72.86% 70.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 1257 839
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 141 140
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Product Management across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Product Management
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Product Management Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Product Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Product Management across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Product Management Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Product Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Product Management Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Product Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 8 £475 - 1
Hertfordshire +4 3 £425 -2.85% 3
Norfolk - 2 £494 -
Product Management
England

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (43.40%) E-Commerce
3 16 (30.19%) User Stories
4 13 (24.53%) Scrum
5 11 (20.75%) SOA
6 10 (18.87%) Java
6 10 (18.87%) Ruby
6 10 (18.87%) TDD
6 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (16.98%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
7 9 (16.98%) CRM
7 9 (16.98%) C#
8 8 (15.09%) Oracle
8 8 (15.09%) TIBCO
8 8 (15.09%) Business Analysis
8 8 (15.09%) Refactoring
8 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (13.21%) JIRA
9 7 (13.21%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
9 7 (13.21%) Workflow
10 6 (11.32%) Retail
10 6 (11.32%) Project Management
10 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
10 6 (11.32%) EAI
10 6 (11.32%) Informatica
10 6 (11.32%) Project Planning
10 6 (11.32%) Degree
11 5 (9.43%) Wealth Management

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.66%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.89%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.89%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) JIRA
General
1 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
1 6 (11.32%) Retail
2 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Architect
2 13 (24.53%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (20.75%) Product Manager
4 9 (16.98%) Agile Coach
5 8 (15.09%) Product Owner
6 6 (11.32%) Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Integration Architect
6 6 (11.32%) Business Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
7 5 (9.43%) Development Manager
7 5 (9.43%) Product Development Manager
8 3 (5.66%) Applications Architect
8 3 (5.66%) ScrumMaster
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Tester
9 2 (3.77%) TIBCO Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Tester
10 1 (1.89%) Software Tester
10 1 (1.89%) Technical Architect
10 1 (1.89%) Senior Software Tester
10 1 (1.89%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) HTML
1 3 (5.66%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.89%) HTML5
2 1 (1.89%) REST
2 1 (1.89%) CSS3
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Camel
2 1 (1.89%) Play Framework
2 1 (1.89%) CSS
2 1 (1.89%) Middleware
2 1 (1.89%) Ajax
2 1 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (1.89%) JSON
2 1 (1.89%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.43%) FMCG
2 5 (9.43%) User Experience
3 3 (5.66%) iPad
3 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.66%) PKI
3 3 (5.66%) Taxonomies
4 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.77%) Streaming Media
5 1 (1.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
1 3 (5.66%) Android
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (43.40%) E-Commerce
3 16 (30.19%) User Stories
4 13 (24.53%) Scrum
5 11 (20.75%) SOA
6 10 (18.87%) TDD
7 9 (16.98%) CRM
7 9 (16.98%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
8 8 (15.09%) Refactoring
8 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (15.09%) Business Analysis
9 7 (13.21%) Software Engineering
9 7 (13.21%) Workflow
9 7 (13.21%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (11.32%) Project Planning
10 6 (11.32%) Project Management
10 6 (11.32%) EAI
11 5 (9.43%) Wealth Management
11 5 (9.43%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) Java
1 10 (18.87%) Ruby
2 9 (16.98%) C#
3 4 (7.55%) SQL
4 2 (3.77%) Python
4 2 (3.77%) C++
4 2 (3.77%) C
5 1 (1.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) SCCM
1 3 (5.66%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Oracle
1 8 (15.09%) TIBCO
2 6 (11.32%) Informatica
3 3 (5.66%) Nintex
3 3 (5.66%) Metastorm
3 3 (5.66%) SAP
3 3 (5.66%) SunGard
4 2 (3.77%) HP
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.77%) Perforce