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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 407 416 412
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing Product Management 188 153 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.42% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 103 71
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£456 £436 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.64% -0.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £571 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £418
% change year-on-year
- -4.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £22.36 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.19% +2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
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
37468 36365 32009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.34% 75.51% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24275 23338 19645
Average daily rate £418 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1077 1095 995
Average hourly rate £28.50 £28.63 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.43% -11.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.63 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Product Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +17 108 £475 +2.98% 56
South East -4 27 £413 +5.76% 24
Yorkshire +4 25 £375 -44.44% 5
East of England +10 10 £475 +11.76% 11
South West +12 6 £550 +45.69% 6
North East -2 6 £281 -43.75%
North West -25 3 £463 +14.90% 3
East Midlands -2 1 £500 +11.11% 3
West Midlands -11 1 £593 +89.70% 1
Product Management
UK

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 141 (40.17%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (25.07%) Finance
3 77 (21.94%) Project Management
4 68 (19.37%) Analytical Skills
5 67 (19.09%) User Experience
6 61 (17.38%) Marketing
7 56 (15.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 44 (12.54%) HTML
9 40 (11.40%) Scrum
10 38 (10.83%) CSS
10 38 (10.83%) E-Commerce
11 37 (10.54%) Banking
11 37 (10.54%) Degree
12 36 (10.26%) Telecoms
13 33 (9.40%) Business Analysis
14 32 (9.12%) User Stories
15 30 (8.55%) Management Information System
16 28 (7.98%) Risk Management
17 26 (7.41%) Java
18 25 (7.12%) Legal
18 25 (7.12%) Change Management
18 25 (7.12%) Programme Management
18 25 (7.12%) Analytics
19 24 (6.84%) Oracle
19 24 (6.84%) Mentoring
20 23 (6.55%) JavaScript
20 23 (6.55%) Web Services
20 23 (6.55%) TDD
20 23 (6.55%) Change Control
20 23 (6.55%) HTML5

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (2.56%) Lync
2 8 (2.28%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.42%) SAS
3 5 (1.42%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.14%) Confluence
5 3 (0.85%) CMS
5 3 (0.85%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.85%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.85%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.28%) Documentum
7 1 (0.28%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.28%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (0.28%) Mule
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (4.27%) MS Visio
2 10 (2.85%) MS Office
3 8 (2.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (1.99%) Photoshop
4 7 (1.99%) OmniGraffle
5 6 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.71%) MS Excel
6 5 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (1.42%) MS Project
7 3 (0.85%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.28%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 5 (1.42%) Oracle BRM
1 5 (1.42%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (0.85%) thinkFolio
2 3 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.57%) Global One
4 1 (0.28%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.85%) Google Analytics
2 9 (2.56%) PaaS
3 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.28%) SaaS
3 1 (0.28%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.28%) Unified Communications
2 7 (1.99%) Internet
3 6 (1.71%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.42%) Broadband
5 4 (1.14%) NAS
5 4 (1.14%) MPLS
6 3 (0.85%) Firewall
6 3 (0.85%) SSL
6 3 (0.85%) VoIP
6 3 (0.85%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.85%) HTTP
6 3 (0.85%) Network Security
7 2 (0.57%) LDAP
7 2 (0.57%) H.323
7 2 (0.57%) Telepresence
7 2 (0.57%) Multicast
8 1 (0.28%) Wireless
8 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.28%) DNS
8 1 (0.28%) DOCSIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.13%) MySQL
1 11 (3.13%) MongoDB
1 11 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
1 11 (3.13%) NoSQL
2 10 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (2.56%) SQL Server
4 6 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.71%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.85%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.57%) Big Data
7 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.57%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.28%) MS Access
8 1 (0.28%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 16 (4.56%) Axure RP
2 11 (3.13%) JIRA
3 8 (2.28%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 6 (1.71%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.57%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.57%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.28%) Appium
7 1 (0.28%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.28%) Selenium
7 1 (0.28%) Subversion
7 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
General
1 88 (25.07%) Finance
2 61 (17.38%) Marketing
3 37 (10.54%) Banking
4 36 (10.26%) Telecoms
5 25 (7.12%) Legal
6 20 (5.70%) Retail
7 11 (3.13%) Games
8 9 (2.56%) Investment Banking
8 9 (2.56%) Billing
9 8 (2.28%) Publishing
10 6 (1.71%) Advertising
11 5 (1.42%) Front Office
12 3 (0.85%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.85%) Law
12 3 (0.85%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.85%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.57%) International Banking
13 2 (0.57%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.57%) Electronics
13 2 (0.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 79 (22.51%) Analyst
2 68 (19.37%) Product Manager
3 66 (18.80%) Business Analyst
4 42 (11.97%) Architect
5 32 (9.12%) Project Manager
6 22 (6.27%) Programme Manager
7 21 (5.98%) Developer
7 21 (5.98%) Solutions Architect
8 19 (5.41%) Designer
9 16 (4.56%) Senior Manager
10 14 (3.99%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (3.70%) UX Designer
12 12 (3.42%) Senior Product Manager
12 12 (3.42%) Senior Business Analyst
13 10 (2.85%) Technical Architect
14 9 (2.56%) Consultant
14 9 (2.56%) Technical Manager
14 9 (2.56%) Technical Analyst
14 9 (2.56%) Senior Architect
15 8 (2.28%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (12.54%) HTML
2 38 (10.83%) CSS
3 23 (6.55%) Web Services
3 23 (6.55%) HTML5
4 13 (3.70%) Middleware
4 13 (3.70%) CSS3
4 13 (3.70%) Django
5 12 (3.42%) .NET
6 11 (3.13%) Ajax
6 11 (3.13%) jQuery
6 11 (3.13%) REST
7 10 (2.85%) Ruby on Rails
8 9 (2.56%) JSON
8 9 (2.56%) RESTful
8 9 (2.56%) AngularJS
9 8 (2.28%) Play Framework
10 6 (1.71%) J2EE
11 5 (1.42%) jBPM
11 5 (1.42%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (1.14%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 68 (19.37%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (19.09%) User Experience
3 30 (8.55%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.70%) RIA
5 9 (2.56%) NHS
6 8 (2.28%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.71%) Visualisation
7 6 (1.71%) Social Media
7 6 (1.71%) FMCG
7 6 (1.71%) Statistics
7 6 (1.71%) Human Factors
8 5 (1.42%) Streaming Video
8 5 (1.42%) Psychology
8 5 (1.42%) Online Games
9 4 (1.14%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.14%) STB
9 4 (1.14%) Informatics
9 4 (1.14%) EMC Centera
10 3 (0.85%) Over-the-Top Content
10 3 (0.85%) Chromecast
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.85%) Android
2 9 (2.56%) Linux
2 9 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.71%) UNIX
3 6 (1.71%) Windows
4 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (40.17%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (21.94%) Project Management
3 56 (15.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 40 (11.40%) Scrum
5 38 (10.83%) E-Commerce
6 33 (9.40%) Business Analysis
7 32 (9.12%) User Stories
8 28 (7.98%) Risk Management
9 25 (7.12%) Change Management
9 25 (7.12%) Programme Management
9 25 (7.12%) Analytics
10 24 (6.84%) Mentoring
11 23 (6.55%) TDD
11 23 (6.55%) Change Control
12 22 (6.27%) Software Engineering
12 22 (6.27%) Software Delivery
13 21 (5.98%) Dependency Management
14 20 (5.70%) Workflow
14 20 (5.70%) PRINCE2
14 20 (5.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.41%) Java
2 23 (6.55%) JavaScript
3 19 (5.41%) SQL
3 19 (5.41%) Ruby
4 15 (4.27%) C#
5 10 (2.85%) Scala
6 4 (1.14%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.85%) C
7 3 (0.85%) Python
8 2 (0.57%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.57%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.57%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.57%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (10.54%) Degree
2 17 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.56%) PMI Certification
3 9 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.71%) PMP
5 5 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.57%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.57%) ISEB
7 2 (0.57%) CISSP
7 2 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.57%) CCNP
7 2 (0.57%) CCNA
7 2 (0.57%) CCDA
7 2 (0.57%) CCDP
7 2 (0.57%) CISA
7 2 (0.57%) MBA
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.28%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.70%) QA
2 4 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.14%) SCOM
2 2 (0.57%) SCCM
2 2 (0.57%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.57%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.28%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 24 (6.84%) Oracle
2 22 (6.27%) CheckPoint
3 18 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 14 (3.99%) SAP
5 11 (3.13%) TIBCO
5 11 (3.13%) Adobe
5 11 (3.13%) IBM
6 10 (2.85%) Google
7 9 (2.56%) Cisco
8 6 (1.71%) Informatica
8 6 (1.71%) Remedy
9 5 (1.42%) Juniper
9 5 (1.42%) HP
9 5 (1.42%) EMC
9 5 (1.42%) Siebel
10 4 (1.14%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.14%) Sencha
10 4 (1.14%) NetApp
11 3 (0.85%) Roku
11 3 (0.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
South East London
London & Partners
Rate: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £650 - 700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £20 - £23.50 per hour + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Clevedon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £20 - £23 per hour + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Clevedon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £20 - £23 per hour + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 15 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum + 6 month rolling
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £425 - £475 per day + 6 month rolling
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £300 - £360 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago