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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 390 387 430
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +43
Contract jobs citing Product Management 210 204 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.40% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.53% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 134 78
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£475 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £316 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £650 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+29.03% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.65 - -
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
41529 38605 35912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.30% 76.37% 75.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 27590 24397 22520
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1128 1085 1024
Average hourly rate £31.00 £24.56 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.22% -18.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +22 106 £450 -10.00% 50
Yorkshire -1 37 £500 -6.97% 10
South East -26 36 £413 +10.00% 32
North West -39 22 £525 +61.53% 7
North East -23 7 £525 -
West Midlands +5 3 £700 +69.69% 3
East of England -1 2 £375 -16.66% 8
East Midlands -9 2 £550 - 5
South West -15 1 £390 -25.71% 16
Product Management
UK

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 188 (46.08%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (26.72%) Finance
3 85 (20.83%) Project Management
4 84 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
5 68 (16.67%) Scrum
6 67 (16.42%) Marketing
7 66 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 63 (15.44%) User Experience
9 52 (12.75%) HTML
10 51 (12.50%) Banking
11 46 (11.27%) E-Commerce
12 43 (10.54%) CSS
12 43 (10.54%) Business Analysis
13 39 (9.56%) Degree
14 38 (9.31%) TDD
14 38 (9.31%) Analytics
15 35 (8.58%) Telecoms
16 32 (7.84%) Web Services
16 32 (7.84%) Open Source
17 30 (7.35%) Software Engineering
18 29 (7.11%) BDD
18 29 (7.11%) Risk Management
18 29 (7.11%) Programme Management
18 29 (7.11%) User Stories
19 28 (6.86%) Legal
20 27 (6.62%) Waterfall
21 25 (6.13%) Java
22 24 (5.88%) JavaScript
22 24 (5.88%) Retail
23 23 (5.64%) Workflow

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.47%) Apache
3 5 (1.23%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.23%) Lync
4 4 (0.98%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.74%) CMS
5 3 (0.74%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.49%) JBoss
6 2 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.49%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (0.49%) WordPress
6 2 (0.49%) Confluence
7 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.25%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.25%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.25%) Documentum
Applications
1 11 (2.70%) MS Office
1 11 (2.70%) MS Visio
2 8 (1.96%) OmniGraffle
2 8 (1.96%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.72%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.47%) MS Project
4 6 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.74%) Optimost
2 3 (0.74%) WebTrends
2 3 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.49%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (0.25%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.25%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.72%) PaaS
3 4 (0.98%) SaaS
3 4 (0.98%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.25%) Office 365
5 1 (0.25%) GitHub
5 1 (0.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.96%) TCP/IP
1 8 (1.96%) Internet
2 6 (1.47%) HTTP
2 6 (1.47%) Firewall
3 5 (1.23%) Network Security
3 5 (1.23%) Broadband
3 5 (1.23%) MPLS
3 5 (1.23%) DNS
4 4 (0.98%) ATM
4 4 (0.98%) Unified Communications
4 4 (0.98%) Multicast
5 3 (0.74%) Telepresence
5 3 (0.74%) H.323
5 3 (0.74%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.74%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.49%) 3G
6 2 (0.49%) VoIP
6 2 (0.49%) WAN
6 2 (0.49%) SMTP
6 2 (0.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.66%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.43%) NoSQL
3 12 (2.94%) MySQL
4 11 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (2.45%) MongoDB
5 10 (2.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.98%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.49%) Big Data
9 2 (0.49%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.49%) MarkLogic
9 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.25%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 15 (3.68%) Axure RP
2 10 (2.45%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.45%) JIRA
3 5 (1.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 4 (0.98%) Cucumber
4 4 (0.98%) Subversion
5 3 (0.74%) JUnit
5 3 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.74%) Selenium
5 3 (0.74%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.49%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.49%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.49%) Liquibase
7 1 (0.25%) Appium
7 1 (0.25%) WebDriver
General
1 109 (26.72%) Finance
2 67 (16.42%) Marketing
3 51 (12.50%) Banking
4 35 (8.58%) Telecoms
5 28 (6.86%) Legal
6 24 (5.88%) Retail
7 14 (3.43%) Advertising
8 11 (2.70%) Games
9 10 (2.45%) Billing
9 10 (2.45%) Investment Banking
10 9 (2.21%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.47%) Publishing
11 6 (1.47%) Italian Language
12 4 (0.98%) Law
12 4 (0.98%) Private Banking
12 4 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.74%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.74%) Automotive
13 3 (0.74%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.74%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 86 (21.08%) Analyst
2 76 (18.63%) Business Analyst
3 73 (17.89%) Product Manager
4 52 (12.75%) Architect
5 33 (8.09%) Developer
6 32 (7.84%) Project Manager
7 25 (6.13%) Designer
8 24 (5.88%) Technical Architect
9 22 (5.39%) Programme Manager
10 19 (4.66%) Senior Analyst
11 18 (4.41%) Senior Business Analyst
12 15 (3.68%) Product Owner
13 14 (3.43%) UX Designer
13 14 (3.43%) Solutions Architect
14 13 (3.19%) Technical Manager
15 12 (2.94%) Senior Manager
15 12 (2.94%) Technical Business Analyst
16 11 (2.70%) Senior Architect
17 10 (2.45%) Consultant
17 10 (2.45%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (12.75%) HTML
2 43 (10.54%) CSS
3 32 (7.84%) Web Services
4 22 (5.39%) .NET
5 21 (5.15%) REST
6 20 (4.90%) HTML5
7 18 (4.41%) jQuery
8 14 (3.43%) AngularJS
8 14 (3.43%) JSON
9 13 (3.19%) Ajax
10 12 (2.94%) Django
11 10 (2.45%) CSS3
11 10 (2.45%) Ruby on Rails
11 10 (2.45%) ASP.NET
12 9 (2.21%) XML
12 9 (2.21%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (2.21%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (2.21%) Play Framework
12 9 (2.21%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 84 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (15.44%) User Experience
3 21 (5.15%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.45%) Visualisation
5 10 (2.45%) Streaming Video
6 8 (1.96%) NHS
6 8 (1.96%) IPTV
6 8 (1.96%) RIA
6 8 (1.96%) Over-the-Top Content
6 8 (1.96%) Data Centre
7 7 (1.72%) Social Media
8 6 (1.47%) FMCG
8 6 (1.47%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.23%) Graphic Design
10 4 (0.98%) PMI
11 3 (0.74%) STB
11 3 (0.74%) PKI
11 3 (0.74%) Taxonomies
11 3 (0.74%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.19%) Android
2 11 (2.70%) Linux
3 9 (2.21%) Windows
3 9 (2.21%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.72%) UNIX
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (46.08%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (20.83%) Project Management
3 68 (16.67%) Scrum
4 66 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (11.27%) E-Commerce
6 43 (10.54%) Business Analysis
7 38 (9.31%) TDD
7 38 (9.31%) Analytics
8 32 (7.84%) Open Source
9 30 (7.35%) Software Engineering
10 29 (7.11%) Programme Management
10 29 (7.11%) Risk Management
10 29 (7.11%) BDD
10 29 (7.11%) User Stories
11 27 (6.62%) Waterfall
12 23 (5.64%) Workflow
13 22 (5.39%) Software Delivery
13 22 (5.39%) SDLC
14 21 (5.15%) Configuration Management
15 19 (4.66%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 25 (6.13%) Java
2 24 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 22 (5.39%) SQL
4 14 (3.43%) Ruby
5 12 (2.94%) C#
6 10 (2.45%) Scala
7 9 (2.21%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.23%) Python
8 5 (1.23%) PHP
9 2 (0.49%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.49%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.49%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.49%) C++
10 1 (0.25%) Groovy
10 1 (0.25%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.25%) C
10 1 (0.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 39 (9.56%) Degree
2 23 (5.64%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 11 (2.70%) PMI Certification
4 8 (1.96%) PMP
5 4 (0.98%) ISEB
6 3 (0.74%) CISSP
6 3 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.74%) CCNP
6 3 (0.74%) CCNA
6 3 (0.74%) CCDA
6 3 (0.74%) CCDP
6 3 (0.74%) CISA
6 3 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.49%) MBA
7 2 (0.49%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.25%) CCA
8 1 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.41%) QA
2 4 (0.98%) SLA
3 2 (0.49%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (0.49%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.25%) vCloud
2 1 (0.25%) KVM
2 1 (0.25%) Xen
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (0.98%) Puppet
2 2 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.49%) Pingdom
2 2 (0.49%) Graphite
2 2 (0.49%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.49%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (0.49%) SCCM
2 2 (0.49%) SCOM
3 1 (0.25%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 21 (5.15%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.41%) CheckPoint
3 14 (3.43%) Adobe
4 11 (2.70%) Oracle
5 9 (2.21%) SAP
5 9 (2.21%) Sitecore
6 7 (1.72%) IBM
7 5 (1.23%) Cisco
8 4 (0.98%) HP
8 4 (0.98%) TIBCO
8 4 (0.98%) Remedy
8 4 (0.98%) Google
9 3 (0.74%) Omniture
9 3 (0.74%) Maxymiser
9 3 (0.74%) Tealeaf
9 3 (0.74%) EMC
9 3 (0.74%) Apple
9 3 (0.74%) Roku
10 2 (0.49%) New Relic
10 2 (0.49%) Nintex
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Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £18 - £24 per hour + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North West
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Rate: £250 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: £450 - £600 per day
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Rate: Up to £350 per day
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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