The first table below looks at the demand for Product Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Essex region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Management
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Product Management 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year
- -51.04%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
554 288 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 75.37% 69.23% 65.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 146 149
Average daily rate £400 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £201 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 60 31
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £27.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +26.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £27.48 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Product Management
East of England

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Product Management across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Product Management
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Product Management across the Essex region.

Product Management Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 5 (100.00%) ERP
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (80.00%) OOD
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Logistics
2 4 (80.00%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Product Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) OOD
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Logistics
2 4 (80.00%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Product Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP