The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Management
Rank 395 429 446
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +17
Contract jobs citing Product Management 252 186 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.37% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.46% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 119 100
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £350 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £25.74 £77.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.79% +330.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £77.50 -
Product Management
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41611 40093 38816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.63% 79.03% 77.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 27834 25415 24688
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 908 1174 1149
Median hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.88 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Product Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Product Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Product Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Product Management across the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Product Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Product Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Product Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Product Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Product Management across the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Product Management Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Product Management
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management within the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +26 148 £475 - 66
South East -6 34 £475 +18.75% 24
North West +6 23 £363 -3.33% 10
North East -25 14 £485 +72.44% 1
West Midlands -3 9 £513 -13.54% 5
East of England +3 8 £505 +6.31% 9
East Midlands - 7 - - 3
South West 0 5 £340 -38.18%
Yorkshire -10 4 £300 -17.24% 3
Midlands - 2 - -
Product Management
UK

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 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 England region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 219 (51.05%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (28.21%) Project Management
3 115 (26.81%) User Experience
4 89 (20.75%) Finance
5 80 (18.65%) Mentoring
6 76 (17.72%) Marketing
7 73 (17.02%) HTML
8 71 (16.55%) Scrum
9 68 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 67 (15.62%) CSS
11 62 (14.45%) Degree
12 61 (14.22%) Analytical Skills
13 51 (11.89%) JavaScript
13 51 (11.89%) Software Engineering
14 50 (11.66%) MS Visio
15 49 (11.42%) User Stories
16 45 (10.49%) Axure RP
17 44 (10.26%) Analytics
18 43 (10.02%) Information Architecture
19 41 (9.56%) Usability Testing
20 40 (9.32%) Java
21 38 (8.86%) Open Source
21 38 (8.86%) Web Development
22 37 (8.62%) Adobe
23 35 (8.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
23 35 (8.16%) Risk Management
24 34 (7.93%) Psychology
24 34 (7.93%) Human Factors
24 34 (7.93%) TDD
24 34 (7.93%) RIA

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 25 (5.83%) CMS
2 13 (3.03%) Confluence
3 12 (2.80%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.86%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.63%) OpenStack
6 6 (1.40%) Node.js
7 5 (1.17%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.93%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.70%) Apache
9 3 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.47%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.23%) Drupal
11 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.23%) IIS
11 1 (0.23%) JBoss
11 1 (0.23%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.23%) nginx
Applications
1 50 (11.66%) MS Visio
2 35 (8.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 24 (5.59%) MS Excel
4 21 (4.90%) MS Office
5 16 (3.73%) MS Project
6 15 (3.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (1.40%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.47%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.23%) InDesign
9 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.70%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.23%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.56%) Heroku
3 10 (2.33%) SaaS
4 9 (2.10%) Google Analytics
5 7 (1.63%) Force.com
6 6 (1.40%) HP Helion
7 4 (0.93%) IaaS
7 4 (0.93%) Yammer
8 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.47%) PaaS
10 1 (0.23%) AdSense
10 1 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.23%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.23%) GitHub
10 1 (0.23%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.23%) IBM Blueworks
10 1 (0.23%) Office 365
10 1 (0.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.86%) Internet
2 3 (0.70%) DHCP
2 3 (0.70%) LTE
2 3 (0.70%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.47%) 3G
3 2 (0.47%) DNS
3 2 (0.47%) Firewall
3 2 (0.47%) FTP
3 2 (0.47%) GSM
3 2 (0.47%) HTTP
3 2 (0.47%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.47%) Junos
3 2 (0.47%) LAN
3 2 (0.47%) LDAP
3 2 (0.47%) MRTG
3 2 (0.47%) SSH
3 2 (0.47%) VXLAN
3 2 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.47%) Wireless
4 1 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (5.59%) PostgreSQL
2 23 (5.36%) MongoDB
3 13 (3.03%) MySQL
3 13 (3.03%) SQL Server
4 12 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (2.80%) NoSQL
5 9 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.63%) Power BI
7 4 (0.93%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.47%) Big Data
10 1 (0.23%) DB2
10 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.23%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.23%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.23%) Redis
10 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 45 (10.49%) Axure RP
2 33 (7.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 17 (3.96%) JIRA
4 9 (2.10%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.63%) IntelliJ
6 5 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.70%) VersionOne
8 2 (0.47%) CA Gen
8 2 (0.47%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.47%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.47%) Grunt
8 2 (0.47%) Robot Framework
8 2 (0.47%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.47%) Xcode
9 1 (0.23%) JUnit
9 1 (0.23%) Maven
9 1 (0.23%) NuGet
9 1 (0.23%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.23%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 89 (20.75%) Finance
2 76 (17.72%) Marketing
3 22 (5.13%) Banking
4 19 (4.43%) Retail
5 18 (4.20%) Legal
6 14 (3.26%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.33%) Automotive
8 8 (1.86%) Advertising
9 5 (1.17%) Electronics
9 5 (1.17%) Publishing
10 4 (0.93%) Games
10 4 (0.93%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.93%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.70%) Billing
11 3 (0.70%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.70%) Law
12 2 (0.47%) Back Office
12 2 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.47%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 85 (19.81%) Architect
2 75 (17.48%) Analyst
3 61 (14.22%) Business Analyst
4 57 (13.29%) Product Manager
5 37 (8.62%) User Experience Architect
6 29 (6.76%) Developer
7 25 (5.83%) Product Owner
8 22 (5.13%) Programme Manager
9 20 (4.66%) Consultant
10 19 (4.43%) Designer
11 18 (4.20%) Digital Analyst
11 18 (4.20%) Digital Business Analyst
11 18 (4.20%) Technical Architect
12 16 (3.73%) Project Manager
13 15 (3.50%) Digital Product Manager
13 15 (3.50%) Senior Analyst
13 15 (3.50%) Senior Architect
14 13 (3.03%) Agile Coach
14 13 (3.03%) UX Designer
15 12 (2.80%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (17.02%) HTML
2 67 (15.62%) CSS
3 29 (6.76%) HTML5
4 28 (6.53%) Web Services
5 24 (5.59%) REST
6 23 (5.36%) JSON
7 18 (4.20%) .NET
7 18 (4.20%) Ajax
7 18 (4.20%) CSS3
8 12 (2.80%) SOAP
9 11 (2.56%) AngularJS
9 11 (2.56%) Play Framework
9 11 (2.56%) RESTful
10 10 (2.33%) Backbone.js
10 10 (2.33%) Ruby on Rails
10 10 (2.33%) XML
11 9 (2.10%) D3.js
12 8 (1.86%) Django
12 8 (1.86%) J2EE
12 8 (1.86%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 115 (26.81%) User Experience
2 61 (14.22%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (7.93%) Psychology
3 34 (7.93%) RIA
4 23 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 23 (5.36%) Visualisation
5 20 (4.66%) Mobile App
6 15 (3.50%) Computer Science
7 14 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.56%) Data Structures
9 9 (2.10%) Fintech
10 8 (1.86%) Social Media
11 7 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.17%) Digital Media
12 5 (1.17%) NHS
13 4 (0.93%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.93%) iPad
13 4 (0.93%) Learning Management System
14 3 (0.70%) Minimum Viable Product
14 3 (0.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 29 (6.76%) Apple iOS
2 25 (5.83%) Android
3 9 (2.10%) Linux
4 8 (1.86%) Unix
5 7 (1.63%) Windows
6 3 (0.70%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.70%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (51.05%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (28.21%) Project Management
3 80 (18.65%) Mentoring
4 71 (16.55%) Scrum
5 68 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 51 (11.89%) Software Engineering
7 49 (11.42%) User Stories
8 44 (10.26%) Analytics
9 43 (10.02%) Information Architecture
10 41 (9.56%) Usability Testing
11 38 (8.86%) Open Source
11 38 (8.86%) Web Development
12 35 (8.16%) Risk Management
13 34 (7.93%) Human Factors
13 34 (7.93%) TDD
14 33 (7.69%) Business Analysis
14 33 (7.69%) E-Commerce
15 30 (6.99%) Industrial Design
15 30 (6.99%) Use Case
16 25 (5.83%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 51 (11.89%) JavaScript
2 40 (9.32%) Java
3 20 (4.66%) C#
4 16 (3.73%) Ruby
4 16 (3.73%) SQL
5 14 (3.26%) Scala
6 12 (2.80%) Objective-C
7 9 (2.10%) Apple Swift
8 8 (1.86%) Python
9 7 (1.63%) Apex Code
9 7 (1.63%) SOQL
10 5 (1.17%) C
11 4 (0.93%) PHP
12 3 (0.70%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.47%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.47%) C++
13 2 (0.47%) ES6
13 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.23%) Perl
14 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 62 (14.45%) Degree
2 23 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.86%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (0.93%) ISEB
6 3 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.47%) CISSP
7 2 (0.47%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.23%) CLAS
8 1 (0.23%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) GWAPT
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.23%) MAPM
8 1 (0.23%) OSCE
8 1 (0.23%) OSCP
8 1 (0.23%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.23%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.53%) QA
2 6 (1.40%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.17%) SLA
4 3 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.47%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.23%) HL7
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.23%) SEPA
6 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.23%) Varnish
3 1 (0.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (1.17%) Ansible
2 4 (0.93%) Puppet
3 3 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.47%) OpenNMS
5 1 (0.23%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (8.62%) Adobe
2 30 (6.99%) Microsoft
3 20 (4.66%) CheckPoint
4 17 (3.96%) SAP
5 14 (3.26%) Google
6 13 (3.03%) HP
7 7 (1.63%) hybris
7 7 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.63%) Siebel
7 7 (1.63%) Tableau
8 5 (1.17%) VMware
9 4 (0.93%) DoubleClick
9 4 (0.93%) EMC
9 4 (0.93%) LANDesk
10 3 (0.70%) Ab Initio
10 3 (0.70%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.70%) Cisco
10 3 (0.70%) Intel Security
10 3 (0.70%) Progress
10 3 (0.70%) Reuters
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