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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 382 389 395
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing Product Management 210 167 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.35% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.46% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 108 106
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £389 £383
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £24.23 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% +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
39339 36598 33493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.63% 76.43% 75.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 25883 23216 20586
Average daily rate £415 £405 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1049 1105 1023
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -14.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +28 130 £438 -5.14% 62
South East -17 29 £425 +9.67% 33
Yorkshire +5 28 £350 -28.57% 5
East of England +2 6 £481 +28.33% 9
North East -17 6 £288 -42.50%
North West -30 4 £418 +4.37% 6
South West -9 3 £350 -22.65% 16
East Midlands -5 2 £500 +53.84% 2
West Midlands -7 1 - - 7
Product Management
UK

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 150 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (24.38%) Finance
3 69 (18.90%) Project Management
3 69 (18.90%) Marketing
4 67 (18.36%) User Experience
5 62 (16.99%) Analytical Skills
6 57 (15.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 56 (15.34%) HTML
8 55 (15.07%) Scrum
9 49 (13.42%) E-Commerce
10 46 (12.60%) CSS
11 39 (10.68%) Banking
12 38 (10.41%) Degree
13 36 (9.86%) Telecoms
14 31 (8.49%) Java
15 28 (7.67%) Legal
15 28 (7.67%) Software Engineering
16 27 (7.40%) JavaScript
16 27 (7.40%) Mentoring
17 26 (7.12%) User Stories
17 26 (7.12%) Risk Management
18 25 (6.85%) Oracle
18 25 (6.85%) Business Analysis
18 25 (6.85%) TDD
18 25 (6.85%) HTML5
19 24 (6.58%) Programme Management
19 24 (6.58%) Analytics
20 22 (6.03%) Workflow
20 22 (6.03%) Management Information System
21 21 (5.75%) Change Management

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (2.19%) SharePoint
1 8 (2.19%) WebSphere
1 8 (2.19%) Lync
2 5 (1.37%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.37%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.10%) SAS
3 4 (1.10%) CMS
3 4 (1.10%) Confluence
4 3 (0.82%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.82%) Apache
4 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.55%) JBoss
5 2 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.55%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.27%) Documentum
6 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.27%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.27%) Alfresco
Applications
1 13 (3.56%) MS Visio
2 8 (2.19%) MS Office
3 6 (1.64%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.64%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (1.37%) OmniGraffle
5 4 (1.10%) MS Project
5 4 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.27%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.27%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.37%) Oracle BRM
3 4 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.82%) Optimost
4 3 (0.82%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.82%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.82%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.27%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.27%) Global One
5 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.47%) PaaS
2 6 (1.64%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.27%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.27%) SaaS
3 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.01%) Internet
2 8 (2.19%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.19%) Unified Communications
3 6 (1.64%) MPLS
3 6 (1.64%) Broadband
4 5 (1.37%) Firewall
5 4 (1.10%) Network Security
5 4 (1.10%) ATM
5 4 (1.10%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.10%) HTTP
5 4 (1.10%) Multicast
6 3 (0.82%) H.323
6 3 (0.82%) Telepresence
6 3 (0.82%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.82%) SSL
6 3 (0.82%) NAS
7 2 (0.55%) 4G
7 2 (0.55%) 3G
7 2 (0.55%) DNS
7 2 (0.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.29%) MySQL
3 11 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (3.01%) MongoDB
3 11 (3.01%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (3.01%) NoSQL
4 7 (1.92%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.82%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.55%) Big Data
9 2 (0.55%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 12 (3.29%) Axure RP
2 11 (3.01%) JIRA
3 7 (1.92%) Visual Studio
4 6 (1.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 4 (1.10%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.82%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.82%) JUnit
6 3 (0.82%) Subversion
7 2 (0.55%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.55%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.55%) Liquibase
8 1 (0.27%) Appium
8 1 (0.27%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.27%) Selenium
General
1 89 (24.38%) Finance
2 69 (18.90%) Marketing
3 39 (10.68%) Banking
4 36 (9.86%) Telecoms
5 28 (7.67%) Legal
6 21 (5.75%) Retail
7 13 (3.56%) Games
8 11 (3.01%) Billing
9 10 (2.74%) Investment Banking
10 9 (2.47%) Advertising
10 9 (2.47%) Publishing
11 5 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.37%) Italian Language
12 4 (1.10%) Spanish Language
12 4 (1.10%) Law
12 4 (1.10%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.82%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.82%) Front Office
13 3 (0.82%) Swedish Language
13 3 (0.82%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 70 (19.18%) Analyst
2 67 (18.36%) Product Manager
3 57 (15.62%) Business Analyst
4 46 (12.60%) Architect
5 32 (8.77%) Project Manager
6 28 (7.67%) Developer
7 25 (6.85%) Designer
8 20 (5.48%) Programme Manager
9 18 (4.93%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (4.11%) UX Designer
11 14 (3.84%) Technical Architect
12 13 (3.56%) Technical Manager
13 12 (3.29%) Senior Manager
14 11 (3.01%) Senior Analyst
14 11 (3.01%) Senior Architect
15 9 (2.47%) Technical Analyst
15 9 (2.47%) Senior Business Analyst
16 8 (2.19%) Agile Coach
16 8 (2.19%) Business Manager
16 8 (2.19%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (15.34%) HTML
2 46 (12.60%) CSS
3 25 (6.85%) HTML5
4 18 (4.93%) REST
5 16 (4.38%) .NET
6 15 (4.11%) jQuery
7 14 (3.84%) Django
7 14 (3.84%) Web Services
7 14 (3.84%) Ajax
8 13 (3.56%) JSON
9 12 (3.29%) CSS3
9 12 (3.29%) Middleware
10 11 (3.01%) Ruby on Rails
11 10 (2.74%) Play Framework
12 9 (2.47%) AngularJS
12 9 (2.47%) J2EE
13 7 (1.92%) XML
13 7 (1.92%) jBPM
14 6 (1.64%) Spring
14 6 (1.64%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 67 (18.36%) User Experience
2 62 (16.99%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (6.03%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.66%) Mobile App
5 13 (3.56%) RIA
6 11 (3.01%) NHS
7 7 (1.92%) Streaming Video
8 6 (1.64%) FMCG
8 6 (1.64%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.64%) Social Media
9 5 (1.37%) Statistics
9 5 (1.37%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.10%) IPTV
10 4 (1.10%) Over-the-Top Content
10 4 (1.10%) Graphic Design
10 4 (1.10%) Informatics
10 4 (1.10%) Human Factors
10 4 (1.10%) PMI
10 4 (1.10%) STB
10 4 (1.10%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.74%) Android
2 9 (2.47%) Apple iOS
2 9 (2.47%) Linux
3 7 (1.92%) Windows
4 5 (1.37%) UNIX
5 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (18.90%) Project Management
3 57 (15.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (15.07%) Scrum
5 49 (13.42%) E-Commerce
6 28 (7.67%) Software Engineering
7 27 (7.40%) Mentoring
8 26 (7.12%) User Stories
8 26 (7.12%) Risk Management
9 25 (6.85%) TDD
9 25 (6.85%) Business Analysis
10 24 (6.58%) Programme Management
10 24 (6.58%) Analytics
11 22 (6.03%) Workflow
12 21 (5.75%) Change Management
12 21 (5.75%) Change Control
13 20 (5.48%) Dependency Management
13 20 (5.48%) SDLC
14 17 (4.66%) Software Delivery
14 17 (4.66%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (8.49%) Java
2 27 (7.40%) JavaScript
3 20 (5.48%) Ruby
4 19 (5.21%) SQL
5 15 (4.11%) C#
6 11 (3.01%) Scala
7 4 (1.10%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.82%) Python
8 3 (0.82%) C
9 2 (0.55%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.55%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.55%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.55%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.27%) C++
10 1 (0.27%) PHP
10 1 (0.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 38 (10.41%) Degree
2 12 (3.29%) PMI Certification
2 12 (3.29%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.47%) PMP
4 8 (2.19%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.82%) CCNP
6 3 (0.82%) CCNA
6 3 (0.82%) CCDA
6 3 (0.82%) CCDP
7 2 (0.55%) ISEB
7 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.55%) CISSP
7 2 (0.55%) CISA
7 2 (0.55%) MBA
7 2 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.27%) MCTS
8 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.84%) QA
2 4 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.27%) vCloud
2 1 (0.27%) KVM
2 1 (0.27%) Xen
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.10%) SCOM
2 2 (0.55%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.55%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (0.55%) SCCM
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.27%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.27%) Puppet
3 1 (0.27%) Pingdom
3 1 (0.27%) Graphite
Vendors
1 25 (6.85%) Oracle
2 20 (5.48%) CheckPoint
3 17 (4.66%) Microsoft
4 13 (3.56%) Adobe
4 13 (3.56%) SAP
5 12 (3.29%) TIBCO
6 11 (3.01%) IBM
7 9 (2.47%) Cisco
8 6 (1.64%) Informatica
8 6 (1.64%) Google
9 5 (1.37%) Remedy
9 5 (1.37%) Juniper
9 5 (1.37%) Siebel
10 4 (1.10%) HP
10 4 (1.10%) EMC
10 4 (1.10%) Sencha
10 4 (1.10%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.82%) Roku
11 3 (0.82%) Maxymiser
11 3 (0.82%) Tealeaf
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Rate: £500 - £650 per day
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Rate: Competitive Remuneration Package including Company Car.
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