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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Product Management
UK / England
Rank 343 422 411
Rank change year-on-year
+79 -11
Contract jobs citing Product Management 240 190 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.40% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.48% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 136 119
Median daily rate £488 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £326 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £600 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £37.02 - £77.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £77.50

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
34713 39592 38040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.93% 82.92% 79.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 23191 26242 24439
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 871 1080 1032
Median hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.55 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management within the England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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 +29 130 £488 +1.56% 45
South East +36 34 £506 +69.91% 21
Yorkshire +39 32 £550 +19.56% 4
South West +16 12 £379 -27.51% 6
East of England -2 9 £520 +32.48% 13
North West +28 7 £475 - 3
West Midlands +11 7 £413 - 7
East Midlands 0 3 £550 - 3
North East -29 3 £375 -25.00% 1
Product Management
UK

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 271 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (24.90%) Finance
3 125 (23.95%) User Experience
4 121 (23.18%) Scrum
5 85 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
6 81 (15.52%) User Stories
7 77 (14.75%) Project Management
8 75 (14.37%) Prototyping
9 73 (13.98%) TDD
10 71 (13.60%) HTML
11 68 (13.03%) Stakeholder Management
11 68 (13.03%) Analytics
12 65 (12.45%) QA
13 62 (11.88%) Degree
14 59 (11.30%) Marketing
14 59 (11.30%) Java
15 53 (10.15%) JavaScript
16 51 (9.77%) Kanban
17 48 (9.20%) CSS
18 46 (8.81%) Telecoms
18 46 (8.81%) Wireframes
19 44 (8.43%) Banking
20 43 (8.24%) SQL
21 42 (8.05%) Business Analysis
22 40 (7.66%) DevOps
23 38 (7.28%) Software Architecture
23 38 (7.28%) Software Engineering
24 37 (7.09%) Mentoring
25 36 (6.90%) Security Cleared
25 36 (6.90%) E-Commerce

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 12 (2.30%) Confluence
2 9 (1.72%) CMS
3 8 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (0.96%) nginx
6 4 (0.77%) Apache
6 4 (0.77%) Apache Spark
6 4 (0.77%) EPiServer
6 4 (0.77%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (0.77%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.38%) Captiva
7 2 (0.38%) Documentum
7 2 (0.38%) Drupal
7 2 (0.38%) JBoss
7 2 (0.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (5.75%) MS Visio
2 22 (4.21%) MS Excel
3 15 (2.87%) MS Office
3 15 (2.87%) Photoshop
4 14 (2.68%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.72%) OmniGraffle
6 8 (1.53%) Flinto
7 6 (1.15%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.77%) InVision
8 4 (0.77%) MS Project
9 3 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.19%) Blender
11 1 (0.19%) CINEMA 4D
11 1 (0.19%) Maya
11 1 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.77%) BASE24
5 2 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.38%) Primavera
5 2 (0.38%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.38%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.19%) Eikon
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.19%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.19%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.56%) SaaS
2 25 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.53%) Google Analytics
5 6 (1.15%) Adobe Analytics
5 6 (1.15%) PaaS
6 5 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 4 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.57%) GitHub
9 2 (0.38%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.38%) IaaS
9 2 (0.38%) Trello
10 1 (0.19%) AdSense
10 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.30%) Internet
1 12 (2.30%) Network Security
2 9 (1.72%) Wireless
3 8 (1.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 8 (1.53%) HTTP
3 8 (1.53%) IPsec
3 8 (1.53%) SMTP
3 8 (1.53%) WAN
4 7 (1.34%) Ethernet
5 6 (1.15%) DNS
5 6 (1.15%) xDSL
6 5 (0.96%) LAN
6 5 (0.96%) SAN
6 5 (0.96%) SMS
6 5 (0.96%) VoIP
7 4 (0.77%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.57%) Broadband
8 3 (0.57%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.57%) MPLS
8 3 (0.57%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.07%) MongoDB
1 16 (3.07%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.68%) Hadoop
2 14 (2.68%) NoSQL
2 14 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (2.49%) Big Data
4 12 (2.30%) MySQL
5 8 (1.53%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.34%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.15%) Data Mining
7 6 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.96%) MS Access
9 4 (0.77%) DB2
9 4 (0.77%) NonStop SQL
9 4 (0.77%) Sqoop
10 3 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.38%) KDB
11 2 (0.38%) Kdb+
11 2 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 22 (4.21%) JIRA
2 15 (2.87%) Jenkins
3 13 (2.49%) Selenium
4 12 (2.30%) Axure RP
4 12 (2.30%) Git (software)
5 10 (1.92%) Cucumber
6 9 (1.72%) JUnit
7 7 (1.34%) Dreamweaver
7 7 (1.34%) Maven
8 6 (1.15%) Ant
8 6 (1.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 6 (1.15%) Mockito
9 5 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.77%) FishEye
10 4 (0.77%) JMeter
11 3 (0.57%) DbUnit
12 2 (0.38%) Appium
12 2 (0.38%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.38%) Rational Rhapsody
12 2 (0.38%) WiX
General
1 130 (24.90%) Finance
2 59 (11.30%) Marketing
3 46 (8.81%) Telecoms
4 44 (8.43%) Banking
5 34 (6.51%) Retail
6 23 (4.41%) Legal
7 14 (2.68%) Investment Banking
8 12 (2.30%) Electronics
8 12 (2.30%) Manufacturing
9 11 (2.11%) Back Office
9 11 (2.11%) Publishing
10 10 (1.92%) Advertising
11 7 (1.34%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.15%) Front Office
13 5 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.77%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.77%) Automotive
15 3 (0.57%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.38%) Billing
16 2 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 97 (18.58%) Product Manager
2 80 (15.33%) Architect
3 64 (12.26%) Analyst
4 47 (9.00%) Business Analyst
5 46 (8.81%) Designer
6 45 (8.62%) Technical Architect
7 40 (7.66%) Developer
8 30 (5.75%) UX Designer
9 28 (5.36%) Consultant
10 21 (4.02%) Product Owner
11 19 (3.64%) Senior Manager
12 17 (3.26%) Project Manager
13 16 (3.07%) Development Manager
14 15 (2.87%) Digital Product Manager
15 13 (2.49%) Software Developer
15 13 (2.49%) Solutions Architect
16 12 (2.30%) Digital Architect
17 11 (2.11%) JavaScript Developer
17 11 (2.11%) Programme Manager
18 10 (1.92%) Senior Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (13.60%) HTML
2 48 (9.20%) CSS
3 35 (6.70%) Web Services
4 34 (6.51%) HTML5
5 32 (6.13%) REST
6 24 (4.60%) CSS3
6 24 (4.60%) XML
7 23 (4.41%) Ajax
8 20 (3.83%) AngularJS
8 20 (3.83%) Node.js
9 15 (2.87%) JSON
10 14 (2.68%) .NET
10 14 (2.68%) Play Framework
11 12 (2.30%) jQuery
11 12 (2.30%) Ruby on Rails
12 10 (1.92%) React
13 9 (1.72%) DHTML
13 9 (1.72%) Django
13 9 (1.72%) Flash
13 9 (1.72%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 125 (23.95%) User Experience
2 85 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (6.51%) Mobile App
4 21 (4.02%) Fintech
5 14 (2.68%) Data Centre
5 14 (2.68%) Virtual Team
6 13 (2.49%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.30%) Computer Science
8 11 (2.11%) Derivative
9 8 (1.53%) Hybrid Cloud
9 8 (1.53%) Interactive TV
10 7 (1.34%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.15%) RIA
11 6 (1.15%) SWIFT
12 5 (0.96%) CLARiiON
12 5 (0.96%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.96%) Reference Data
12 5 (0.96%) Symmetrix DMX
13 4 (0.77%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 32 (6.13%) Linux
2 30 (5.75%) Windows
3 18 (3.45%) Android
4 17 (3.26%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.11%) Unix
6 6 (1.15%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.38%) CentOS
7 2 (0.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (23.18%) Scrum
3 81 (15.52%) User Stories
4 77 (14.75%) Project Management
5 75 (14.37%) Prototyping
6 73 (13.98%) TDD
7 68 (13.03%) Analytics
7 68 (13.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 51 (9.77%) Kanban
9 46 (8.81%) Wireframes
10 42 (8.05%) Business Analysis
11 40 (7.66%) DevOps
12 38 (7.28%) Software Architecture
12 38 (7.28%) Software Engineering
13 37 (7.09%) Mentoring
14 36 (6.90%) E-Commerce
15 32 (6.13%) SDLC
15 32 (6.13%) Use Case
16 31 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 59 (11.30%) Java
2 53 (10.15%) JavaScript
3 43 (8.24%) SQL
4 23 (4.41%) Ruby
5 22 (4.21%) Python
6 17 (3.26%) C#
7 13 (2.49%) Scala
8 9 (1.72%) PHP
9 6 (1.15%) Perl
9 6 (1.15%) XPath
10 5 (0.96%) C++
11 4 (0.77%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.77%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.57%) Apple Swift
12 3 (0.57%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.38%) Go
13 2 (0.38%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.38%) R
13 2 (0.38%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 62 (11.88%) Degree
2 36 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 25 (4.79%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.34%) PMI Certification
4 7 (1.34%) PMP
5 6 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.57%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.38%) PhD
7 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.19%) APMP
8 1 (0.19%) CCDP
8 1 (0.19%) CCNP
8 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.19%) ISEB
8 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.19%) MBA
8 1 (0.19%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (12.45%) QA
2 13 (2.49%) SLA
3 11 (2.11%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (1.34%) EMIR
4 7 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.34%) MiFID
5 4 (0.77%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.57%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.38%) FATCA
7 2 (0.38%) HL7
8 1 (0.19%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.19%) GCP
8 1 (0.19%) GxP
8 1 (0.19%) SDET
8 1 (0.19%) UCITS
System Software
1 8 (1.53%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.96%) SRDF
2 5 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.77%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.77%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.57%) Docker
5 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (2.30%) Ansible
1 12 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (1.72%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.72%) Puppet
3 4 (0.77%) Ambari
3 4 (0.77%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.19%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.19%) Marathon
4 1 (0.19%) Rundeck
4 1 (0.19%) Salt
4 1 (0.19%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 24 (4.60%) Oracle
2 21 (4.02%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.64%) Adobe
4 13 (2.49%) HP
4 13 (2.49%) SAP
5 12 (2.30%) Google
6 10 (1.92%) CheckPoint
6 10 (1.92%) Cisco
7 9 (1.72%) Tableau
8 8 (1.53%) EMC
8 8 (1.53%) F5
9 7 (1.34%) Atlassian
9 7 (1.34%) Juniper
10 6 (1.15%) hybris
10 6 (1.15%) Palo Alto
10 6 (1.15%) ServiceNow
11 5 (0.96%) 3PAR
11 5 (0.96%) Brocade
11 5 (0.96%) IBM
11 5 (0.96%) NetApp
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