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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Management
Rank 378 429 442
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +13
Contract jobs citing Product Management 258 186 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.37% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.47% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 135 97
Median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £596 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £33.97 - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
41108 39802 37510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.14% 79.38% 78.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 27552 25663 24073
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 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 920 1132 1135
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.69 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +1.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 28 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 28 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 28 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 +26 145 £500 +5.26% 73
South East +14 40 £481 +16.66% 20
North West +16 22 £363 -21.62% 7
North East -32 15 £485 +72.44%
West Midlands +6 13 £425 -28.30% 5
South West -4 9 £345 -37.27% 4
Yorkshire -5 8 £550 +46.66% 2
East Midlands +16 5 - - 3
East of England +2 3 £478 +0.52% 11
Midlands - 1 - -
Product Management
UK

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 227 (50.33%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (28.82%) User Experience
3 125 (27.72%) Project Management
4 88 (19.51%) Finance
5 86 (19.07%) Marketing
6 78 (17.29%) Mentoring
7 77 (17.07%) Scrum
8 74 (16.41%) HTML
9 70 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 65 (14.41%) CSS
11 61 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
12 60 (13.30%) Degree
13 52 (11.53%) Software Engineering
13 52 (11.53%) MS Visio
14 51 (11.31%) JavaScript
14 51 (11.31%) Wireframes
15 49 (10.86%) User Stories
16 45 (9.98%) Axure RP
17 44 (9.76%) Java
18 43 (9.53%) Information Architecture
19 41 (9.09%) E-Commerce
19 41 (9.09%) Usability Testing
20 39 (8.65%) Web Development
21 38 (8.43%) Adobe
21 38 (8.43%) Analytics
22 37 (8.20%) Risk Management
23 35 (7.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
24 34 (7.54%) Microsoft
24 34 (7.54%) TDD
24 34 (7.54%) Psychology

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 24 (5.32%) CMS
2 14 (3.10%) Confluence
3 13 (2.88%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.77%) OpenStack
4 8 (1.77%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.33%) Node.js
6 5 (1.11%) Apache
6 5 (1.11%) Apache Solr
7 4 (0.89%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.67%) IIS
9 2 (0.44%) eZ Publish
9 2 (0.44%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.44%) WordPress
10 1 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.22%) Drupal
10 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.22%) JBoss
10 1 (0.22%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.22%) nginx
Applications
1 52 (11.53%) MS Visio
2 35 (7.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 27 (5.99%) MS Excel
4 24 (5.32%) MS Office
5 19 (4.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (3.33%) MS Project
7 9 (2.00%) Photoshop
8 8 (1.77%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.89%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.22%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 7 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.33%) ENOVIA
3 1 (0.22%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.22%) DELMIA
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.44%) Heroku
3 10 (2.22%) SaaS
4 9 (2.00%) Google Analytics
5 8 (1.77%) HP Helion
6 7 (1.55%) Force.com
6 7 (1.55%) IaaS
7 5 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (0.89%) Yammer
9 3 (0.67%) PaaS
10 2 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.22%) AdSense
11 1 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.22%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.22%) GitHub
11 1 (0.22%) IBM Blueworks
11 1 (0.22%) Office 365
11 1 (0.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.44%) Internet
2 4 (0.89%) DNS
2 4 (0.89%) Firewall
2 4 (0.89%) LAN
3 3 (0.67%) DHCP
3 3 (0.67%) LTE
4 2 (0.44%) 3G
4 2 (0.44%) FTP
4 2 (0.44%) GSM
4 2 (0.44%) HTTP
4 2 (0.44%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.44%) Junos
4 2 (0.44%) LDAP
4 2 (0.44%) MRTG
4 2 (0.44%) SSH
4 2 (0.44%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.44%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.44%) VXLAN
4 2 (0.44%) WAN
5 1 (0.22%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.54%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (5.32%) MongoDB
3 16 (3.55%) MySQL
4 15 (3.33%) SQL Server
5 13 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (2.88%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.11%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (0.67%) Big Data
8 3 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.67%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.44%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.44%) DB2
10 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.22%) IMS/DB
10 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.22%) Redis
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 45 (9.98%) Axure RP
2 33 (7.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 16 (3.55%) JIRA
4 8 (1.77%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.55%) IntelliJ
6 4 (0.89%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.89%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.67%) VersionOne
8 2 (0.44%) CA Gen
8 2 (0.44%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.44%) Grunt
8 2 (0.44%) Robot Framework
8 2 (0.44%) Subversion
8 2 (0.44%) Xcode
9 1 (0.22%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.22%) Maven
9 1 (0.22%) NuGet
9 1 (0.22%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.22%) SoapUI
General
1 88 (19.51%) Finance
2 86 (19.07%) Marketing
3 23 (5.10%) Banking
4 17 (3.77%) Legal
4 17 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.33%) Retail
6 13 (2.88%) Automotive
7 10 (2.22%) Games
7 10 (2.22%) Publishing
8 9 (2.00%) Advertising
8 9 (2.00%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.33%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.11%) Electronics
11 4 (0.89%) Billing
12 3 (0.67%) Back Office
12 3 (0.67%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.67%) Front Office
12 3 (0.67%) Law
13 2 (0.44%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (18.63%) Architect
2 76 (16.85%) Analyst
3 63 (13.97%) Product Manager
4 61 (13.53%) Business Analyst
5 38 (8.43%) User Experience Architect
6 29 (6.43%) Developer
7 26 (5.76%) Programme Manager
8 24 (5.32%) Product Owner
9 22 (4.88%) Designer
10 19 (4.21%) Technical Architect
11 16 (3.55%) Senior Architect
11 16 (3.55%) UX Designer
12 15 (3.33%) Digital Analyst
12 15 (3.33%) Digital Business Analyst
12 15 (3.33%) Digital Product Manager
12 15 (3.33%) Project Manager
13 13 (2.88%) Consultant
13 13 (2.88%) Senior Analyst
14 12 (2.66%) Senior User Experience Architect
15 11 (2.44%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (16.41%) HTML
2 65 (14.41%) CSS
3 31 (6.87%) HTML5
4 25 (5.54%) REST
4 25 (5.54%) Web Services
5 21 (4.66%) CSS3
5 21 (4.66%) JSON
6 19 (4.21%) Ajax
7 18 (3.99%) .NET
8 15 (3.33%) AngularJS
9 13 (2.88%) RESTful
9 13 (2.88%) SOAP
10 12 (2.66%) Play Framework
10 12 (2.66%) XML
11 11 (2.44%) Backbone.js
11 11 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
12 9 (2.00%) Django
12 9 (2.00%) Velocity
13 8 (1.77%) J2EE
14 7 (1.55%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 130 (28.82%) User Experience
2 61 (13.53%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (7.54%) Psychology
3 34 (7.54%) RIA
4 23 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 23 (5.10%) Mobile App
5 14 (3.10%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.66%) Data Structures
7 10 (2.22%) Visualisation
8 9 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
9 8 (1.77%) Fintech
9 8 (1.77%) NHS
9 8 (1.77%) Social Media
10 7 (1.55%) Digital Media
11 5 (1.11%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.11%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.11%) Statistics
12 4 (0.89%) Learning Management System
12 4 (0.89%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (5.99%) Apple iOS
2 23 (5.10%) Android
3 12 (2.66%) Linux
4 9 (2.00%) Windows
5 8 (1.77%) Unix
6 3 (0.67%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.67%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.44%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (50.33%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (27.72%) Project Management
3 78 (17.29%) Mentoring
4 77 (17.07%) Scrum
5 70 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 52 (11.53%) Software Engineering
7 51 (11.31%) Wireframes
8 49 (10.86%) User Stories
9 43 (9.53%) Information Architecture
10 41 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 41 (9.09%) Usability Testing
11 39 (8.65%) Web Development
12 38 (8.43%) Analytics
13 37 (8.20%) Risk Management
14 34 (7.54%) TDD
15 33 (7.32%) Human Factors
16 31 (6.87%) Business Analysis
16 31 (6.87%) Open Source
16 31 (6.87%) Use Case
17 30 (6.65%) Industrial Design
Programming Languages
1 51 (11.31%) JavaScript
2 44 (9.76%) Java
3 20 (4.43%) SQL
4 19 (4.21%) C#
4 19 (4.21%) Ruby
5 15 (3.33%) Scala
6 12 (2.66%) Objective-C
7 9 (2.00%) Apple Swift
8 8 (1.77%) Python
9 7 (1.55%) Apex Code
9 7 (1.55%) SOQL
10 6 (1.33%) PHP
11 4 (0.89%) C
12 2 (0.44%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.44%) ES6
12 2 (0.44%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.44%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.44%) VB
13 1 (0.22%) Perl
13 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 60 (13.30%) Degree
2 23 (5.10%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (1.55%) ISEB
3 7 (1.55%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.44%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.44%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.22%) CCNP
6 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.22%) CISSP
6 1 (0.22%) EMC Certification
6 1 (0.22%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.22%) MBA
6 1 (0.22%) MCP
6 1 (0.22%) PMP
6 1 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.43%) QA
2 9 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.11%) SLA
4 3 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.44%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.22%) HL7
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.22%) SEPA
6 1 (0.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.44%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.22%) Varnish
4 1 (0.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (1.55%) Puppet
2 5 (1.11%) Ansible
3 4 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.44%) Graphite
5 2 (0.44%) OpenNMS
5 2 (0.44%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.22%) Amdocs OSS
6 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (8.43%) Adobe
2 34 (7.54%) Microsoft
3 23 (5.10%) CheckPoint
4 19 (4.21%) SAP
5 14 (3.10%) Google
6 13 (2.88%) HP
7 9 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (1.77%) VMware
9 7 (1.55%) hybris
9 7 (1.55%) Siebel
10 4 (0.89%) DoubleClick
10 4 (0.89%) EMC
10 4 (0.89%) LANDesk
11 3 (0.67%) Ab Initio
11 3 (0.67%) Bloomberg
11 3 (0.67%) Cisco
11 3 (0.67%) Intel Security
11 3 (0.67%) Oracle
11 3 (0.67%) Progress
11 3 (0.67%) Reuters
London
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Rate: £31.25 - £41.82 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ticketmaster
Rate: £16,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: Up to £900 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Career Moves
Rate: £31.25 - £41.82 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ticketmaster
Rate: £16,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Ticketmaster
Rate: £16,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Ticketmaster
Rate: £16,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Ticketmaster
Rate: £16,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oho Group
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago