The first table below looks at the demand for Product Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Edinburgh 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Management
Rank 87 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -4
Contract jobs citing Product Management 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.079% 0.20% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.28% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£380 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £364 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.52% +21.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
944 723 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.68% 71.87% 69.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 355 334
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 15
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £34.10 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Product Management
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Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Product Management
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Product Management Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Informix
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) JSON
3 4 (40.00%) Use Case
3 4 (40.00%) Software Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Management
4 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Online Banking
5 2 (20.00%) JIRA
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) GitHub
5 2 (20.00%) User Stories
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Informix
1 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Test Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Release Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Perl Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Chief Technology Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Chief Information Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Use Case
3 4 (40.00%) Software Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Management
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) User Stories
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (10.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Perl
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center