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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Management
Rank 388 407 441
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +34
Contract jobs citing Product Management 242 219 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.43% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.54% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 157 115
Median daily rate £485 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £329 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £632 £600 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 3
Median hourly rate £34.85 £24.23 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.82% +34.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.73 - -
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
40110 40514 38511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.41% 79.68% 78.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 26974 26588 24639
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 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £578 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 915 1082 1144
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +10 140 £500 +5.26% 63
South East +17 38 £463 +8.82% 18
West Midlands - 17 £431 - 6
North West +4 16 £350 -6.66% 7
South West +6 8 £350 -36.36% 7
North East -49 8 £493 +71.30% 2
Yorkshire -17 7 £550 +46.66%
East Midlands +9 5 - - 1
East of England +13 4 £505 +4.93% 9
Midlands - 1 - - 2
Product Management
UK

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 258 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (28.77%) Project Management
3 134 (26.96%) User Experience
4 103 (20.72%) Finance
5 96 (19.32%) Scrum
6 94 (18.91%) Marketing
7 80 (16.10%) HTML
8 76 (15.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 76 (15.29%) Mentoring
9 74 (14.89%) Degree
10 73 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
11 70 (14.08%) CSS
12 57 (11.47%) Software Engineering
13 56 (11.27%) Wireframes
14 55 (11.07%) JavaScript
15 54 (10.87%) MS Visio
16 50 (10.06%) User Stories
17 49 (9.86%) Java
18 47 (9.46%) Axure RP
19 43 (8.65%) Information Architecture
19 43 (8.65%) QA
19 43 (8.65%) Usability Testing
20 42 (8.45%) Adobe
21 41 (8.25%) Prototyping
22 40 (8.05%) E-Commerce
23 39 (7.85%) Microsoft
24 38 (7.65%) Analytics
25 37 (7.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
25 37 (7.44%) TDD
26 36 (7.24%) Business Analysis

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 (5.03%) CMS
2 20 (4.02%) Confluence
3 14 (2.82%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.61%) OpenStack
4 8 (1.61%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.01%) Apache
6 4 (0.80%) Apache Solr
6 4 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.80%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.60%) eZ Publish
7 3 (0.60%) IIS
8 2 (0.40%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.40%) WordPress
9 1 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.20%) Drupal
9 1 (0.20%) JBoss
9 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.20%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.20%) nginx
9 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 54 (10.87%) MS Visio
2 37 (7.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 28 (5.63%) MS Excel
4 25 (5.03%) MS Office
5 21 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
6 16 (3.22%) MS Project
7 12 (2.41%) Photoshop
8 11 (2.21%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (1.41%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.60%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.20%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.21%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.20%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.20%) DELMIA
3 1 (0.20%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.62%) SaaS
3 12 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.21%) Heroku
5 9 (1.81%) Google Analytics
6 8 (1.61%) HP Helion
6 8 (1.61%) IaaS
7 7 (1.41%) Force.com
8 5 (1.01%) Yammer
9 4 (0.80%) PaaS
10 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.40%) Office 365
12 1 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.20%) Basecamp
12 1 (0.20%) GitHub
12 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.20%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.20%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.22%) Internet
2 5 (1.01%) Firewall
2 5 (1.01%) LAN
3 4 (0.80%) DNS
4 3 (0.60%) DHCP
4 3 (0.60%) LDAP
4 3 (0.60%) LTE
4 3 (0.60%) WAN
5 2 (0.40%) 3G
5 2 (0.40%) FTP
5 2 (0.40%) GSM
5 2 (0.40%) HTTP
5 2 (0.40%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.40%) Junos
5 2 (0.40%) MRTG
5 2 (0.40%) SSH
5 2 (0.40%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.40%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.40%) VXLAN
6 1 (0.20%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
2 26 (5.23%) MongoDB
3 19 (3.82%) MySQL
4 18 (3.62%) NoSQL
5 15 (3.02%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (2.82%) SQL Server
7 9 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.01%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (0.80%) Big Data
9 4 (0.80%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.60%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.40%) DB2
12 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.20%) IBM InfoSphere
12 1 (0.20%) IMS/DB
12 1 (0.20%) Infinispan
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.20%) Redis
Development Applications
1 47 (9.46%) Axure RP
2 34 (6.84%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 22 (4.43%) JIRA
4 14 (2.82%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.61%) JUnit
5 8 (1.61%) Maven
6 7 (1.41%) IntelliJ
6 7 (1.41%) SoapUI
6 7 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (0.80%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.80%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.60%) VersionOne
9 2 (0.40%) CA Gen
9 2 (0.40%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.40%) Gerrit
9 2 (0.40%) Grunt
9 2 (0.40%) Robot Framework
9 2 (0.40%) Selenium
9 2 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 103 (20.72%) Finance
2 94 (18.91%) Marketing
3 25 (5.03%) Banking
4 19 (3.82%) Publishing
5 17 (3.42%) Telecoms
6 15 (3.02%) Legal
6 15 (3.02%) Retail
7 13 (2.62%) Automotive
8 11 (2.21%) Games
9 9 (1.81%) Advertising
10 8 (1.61%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.41%) Investment Banking
12 5 (1.01%) Electronics
13 4 (0.80%) Billing
13 4 (0.80%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.60%) Back Office
14 3 (0.60%) Front Office
14 3 (0.60%) Law
14 3 (0.60%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.40%) German Language
Job Titles
1 92 (18.51%) Analyst
1 92 (18.51%) Architect
2 75 (15.09%) Product Manager
3 71 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 40 (8.05%) User Experience Architect
5 27 (5.43%) Technical Architect
6 26 (5.23%) Developer
7 25 (5.03%) Programme Manager
8 23 (4.63%) Designer
8 23 (4.63%) Product Owner
9 22 (4.43%) Project Manager
10 20 (4.02%) Senior Architect
11 17 (3.42%) Digital Analyst
11 17 (3.42%) Digital Business Analyst
12 16 (3.22%) Digital Product Manager
12 16 (3.22%) Senior Analyst
12 16 (3.22%) Senior User Experience Architect
12 16 (3.22%) Test Analyst
13 15 (3.02%) UX Designer
14 13 (2.62%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (16.10%) HTML
2 70 (14.08%) CSS
3 35 (7.04%) HTML5
4 32 (6.44%) Web Services
5 27 (5.43%) REST
6 25 (5.03%) CSS3
7 23 (4.63%) JSON
8 22 (4.43%) Ajax
9 20 (4.02%) SOAP
10 19 (3.82%) .NET
11 18 (3.62%) AngularJS
12 16 (3.22%) Ruby on Rails
13 15 (3.02%) Play Framework
14 13 (2.62%) RESTful
15 12 (2.41%) Django
15 12 (2.41%) XML
16 11 (2.21%) Backbone.js
17 9 (1.81%) Velocity
18 7 (1.41%) ASP.NET
18 7 (1.41%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 134 (26.96%) User Experience
2 73 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (7.24%) RIA
4 35 (7.04%) Psychology
5 27 (5.43%) Mobile App
6 25 (5.03%) Computer Science
7 22 (4.43%) Management Information System
8 13 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (2.41%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.81%) Hybrid Cloud
11 8 (1.61%) Social Media
12 7 (1.41%) Digital Media
12 7 (1.41%) NHS
13 6 (1.21%) Data Centre
13 6 (1.21%) Virtual Team
14 5 (1.01%) Algorithms
14 5 (1.01%) Fintech
14 5 (1.01%) iPad
14 5 (1.01%) Mainframe
14 5 (1.01%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (4.83%) Apple iOS
2 20 (4.02%) Android
3 15 (3.02%) Linux
4 12 (2.41%) Windows
5 8 (1.61%) Unix
6 4 (0.80%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.60%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.40%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (28.77%) Project Management
3 96 (19.32%) Scrum
4 76 (15.29%) Mentoring
4 76 (15.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 57 (11.47%) Software Engineering
6 56 (11.27%) Wireframes
7 50 (10.06%) User Stories
8 43 (8.65%) Information Architecture
8 43 (8.65%) Usability Testing
9 41 (8.25%) Prototyping
10 40 (8.05%) E-Commerce
11 38 (7.65%) Analytics
12 37 (7.44%) TDD
13 36 (7.24%) Business Analysis
13 36 (7.24%) Kanban
13 36 (7.24%) Web Development
14 35 (7.04%) Open Source
14 35 (7.04%) Risk Management
14 35 (7.04%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 55 (11.07%) JavaScript
2 49 (9.86%) Java
3 30 (6.04%) SQL
4 24 (4.83%) Ruby
5 20 (4.02%) C#
6 17 (3.42%) Scala
7 9 (1.81%) Objective-C
7 9 (1.81%) Python
8 7 (1.41%) Apex Code
8 7 (1.41%) SOQL
9 6 (1.21%) Apple Swift
9 6 (1.21%) PHP
10 4 (0.80%) C
11 2 (0.40%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.40%) ES6
11 2 (0.40%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.40%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.40%) VB
12 1 (0.20%) JCL
12 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 74 (14.89%) Degree
2 24 (4.83%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (1.41%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.21%) ISEB
5 5 (1.01%) MBA
6 3 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.40%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.20%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.20%) EMC Certification
8 1 (0.20%) GWAPT
8 1 (0.20%) IIBA
8 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.20%) OSCE
8 1 (0.20%) OSCP
8 1 (0.20%) PMP
8 1 (0.20%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (8.65%) QA
2 9 (1.81%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.01%) SLA
4 3 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.60%) SEPA
5 2 (0.40%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.20%) HL7
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.60%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.20%) Varnish
5 1 (0.20%) vCloud
5 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (1.81%) Puppet
2 6 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.01%) Ansible
4 3 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.40%) Graphite
5 2 (0.40%) OpenNMS
5 2 (0.40%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (8.45%) Adobe
2 39 (7.85%) Microsoft
3 23 (4.63%) CheckPoint
4 22 (4.43%) SAP
5 16 (3.22%) Google
6 14 (2.82%) HP
7 10 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (1.81%) VMware
9 7 (1.41%) Talend
10 6 (1.21%) Siebel
11 4 (0.80%) Cisco
11 4 (0.80%) DoubleClick
11 4 (0.80%) EMC
11 4 (0.80%) Oracle
12 3 (0.60%) Ab Initio
12 3 (0.60%) Bloomberg
12 3 (0.60%) Intel Security
12 3 (0.60%) LANDesk
12 3 (0.60%) Progress
12 3 (0.60%) Reuters
North West London
Interact Consulting
Rate: 375-425pd
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Tata Technologies Europe Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day 3 mths initial
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
AAP3
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Some working from home
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
TDA Group
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
England
TDA Group
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
England
Give A Grad A Go
Rate: £22k - 25k per year
Posted: 11 days ago