The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Management
Rank 79 77 83
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Product Management 15 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.08% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 0.35% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 2
Median daily rate £425 £275 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -24.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £275 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £415 £377
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Product Management
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1145 1148 949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.49% 81.65% 76.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 642 586
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 20
Median hourly rate £20.50 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.75% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.65 £14.00 £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Product Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Product Management Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Scrum
2 11 (61.11%) User Experience
3 10 (55.56%) BDD
4 9 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (38.89%) User Stories
5 7 (38.89%) MS Visio
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (33.33%) XML
6 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (33.33%) TOGAF
6 6 (33.33%) Wireframes
6 6 (33.33%) Information Architecture
7 5 (27.78%) Kanban
7 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (27.78%) Web Services
8 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
9 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
9 3 (16.67%) PostGIS
9 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
9 3 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
9 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 3 (16.67%) GIS
10 2 (11.11%) Publishing
10 2 (11.11%) Finance
10 2 (11.11%) CMS
10 2 (11.11%) Content Management

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.56%) Fireworks
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project
2 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 3 (16.67%) GIS
2 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Business Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Data Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Digital Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) GIS Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Product Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Product Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) XML
2 5 (27.78%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) PostGIS
4 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) .NET
5 1 (5.56%) Ajax
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Flex
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (5.56%) DHTML
5 1 (5.56%) Flash
5 1 (5.56%) jQuery
5 1 (5.56%) RESTful
5 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) User Experience
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.56%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.56%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Scrum
3 10 (55.56%) BDD
4 9 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (38.89%) User Stories
6 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (33.33%) Information Architecture
6 6 (33.33%) TOGAF
6 6 (33.33%) Wireframes
7 5 (27.78%) Kanban
7 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 3 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
8 3 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
9 2 (11.11%) Content Management
9 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (5.56%) Data Governance
10 1 (5.56%) Rapid Prototyping
10 1 (5.56%) Usability Testing
10 1 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft