The first table below looks at the demand for Product Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 25 July 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 London 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Management
Rank 307 331 315
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Contract jobs citing Product Management 104 84 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.35% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.45% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 66 50
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £240 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £525 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £374 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +24.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18167 18542 19451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.94% 76.48% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12695 12898 12907
Average daily rate £443 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 260 374
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Product Management
England

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Product Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Product Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Product Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Product Management across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Product Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Product Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Product Management across the London region.

Product Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Product Management
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London -3 23 £450 +22.44% 11
Wembley - 1 £325 -
Docklands, London - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Product Management
England

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 64 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (23.98%) User Stories
3 45 (22.96%) Scrum
4 38 (19.39%) HTML
5 36 (18.37%) TDD
5 36 (18.37%) Ruby
6 35 (17.86%) CSS
7 34 (17.35%) Finance
8 33 (16.84%) Project Management
9 26 (13.27%) Kanban
10 24 (12.24%) MySQL
11 23 (11.73%) Java
11 23 (11.73%) Ruby on Rails
11 23 (11.73%) Scala
11 23 (11.73%) REST
12 21 (10.71%) Marketing
12 21 (10.71%) E-Commerce
13 20 (10.20%) Ajax
13 20 (10.20%) Business Analysis
13 20 (10.20%) CSS3
13 20 (10.20%) Apache Cassandra
13 20 (10.20%) HTML5
14 19 (9.69%) Open Source
14 19 (9.69%) JSON
15 18 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (9.18%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (8.67%) Django
16 17 (8.67%) Use Case
16 17 (8.67%) Configuration Management
16 17 (8.67%) C#

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 6 (3.06%) CMS
2 4 (2.04%) IIS
2 4 (2.04%) Apache
3 3 (1.53%) Drupal
3 3 (1.53%) WordPress
4 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.02%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.51%) SAS
5 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.51%) Joomla!
Applications
1 6 (3.06%) MS Visio
1 6 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.04%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.02%) MS Project
4 2 (1.02%) MS Office
4 2 (1.02%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.51%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.51%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Magento
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.51%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.51%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) Force.com
1 2 (1.02%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.59%) Internet
2 4 (2.04%) SSL
2 4 (2.04%) HTTP
3 3 (1.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.02%) DNS
4 2 (1.02%) SAN
4 2 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.02%) BIG-IP
4 2 (1.02%) NAS
5 1 (0.51%) NFC
5 1 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.51%) Intranet
5 1 (0.51%) GSM
5 1 (0.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.24%) MySQL
2 20 (10.20%) Apache Cassandra
3 18 (9.18%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (8.16%) NoSQL
5 13 (6.63%) MongoDB
6 9 (4.59%) SQL Server
7 6 (3.06%) Redis
8 4 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.51%) DTS
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (4.59%) Axure RP
1 9 (4.59%) Cucumber
2 5 (2.55%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.04%) JIRA
3 4 (2.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 3 (1.53%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.02%) Subversion
5 2 (1.02%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.51%) Jasmine
General
1 34 (17.35%) Finance
2 21 (10.71%) Marketing
3 16 (8.16%) Banking
4 13 (6.63%) Retail
5 12 (6.12%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.57%) Games
7 6 (3.06%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.55%) German Language
9 4 (2.04%) Legal
10 3 (1.53%) Advertising
10 3 (1.53%) Publishing
10 3 (1.53%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (1.02%) Billing
11 2 (1.02%) Law
11 2 (1.02%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.51%) Front Office
12 1 (0.51%) Electronics
12 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.51%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 53 (27.04%) Product Manager
2 28 (14.29%) Analyst
3 27 (13.78%) Architect
3 27 (13.78%) Developer
4 24 (12.24%) Business Analyst
5 19 (9.69%) Technical Architect
6 14 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 13 (6.63%) Agile Coach
8 10 (5.10%) Designer
9 8 (4.08%) User Experience Designer
9 8 (4.08%) Delivery Manager
10 7 (3.57%) Programme Manager
11 6 (3.06%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.06%) Agile Project Manager
12 5 (2.55%) Product Owner
12 5 (2.55%) Java Developer
13 4 (2.04%) Senior Manager
13 4 (2.04%) Applications Developer
13 4 (2.04%) Web Applications Developer
13 4 (2.04%) Senior Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (19.39%) HTML
2 35 (17.86%) CSS
3 23 (11.73%) Ruby on Rails
3 23 (11.73%) REST
4 20 (10.20%) CSS3
4 20 (10.20%) Ajax
4 20 (10.20%) HTML5
5 19 (9.69%) JSON
6 17 (8.67%) Django
7 16 (8.16%) Play Framework
8 11 (5.61%) XML
9 7 (3.57%) .NET
10 6 (3.06%) SOAP
10 6 (3.06%) Web Services
10 6 (3.06%) LAMP
11 5 (2.55%) Spring
11 5 (2.55%) XSLT
12 4 (2.04%) ASP.NET
13 3 (1.53%) XHTML
13 3 (1.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.69%) Open Source
2 12 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.06%) Digital Media
3 6 (3.06%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.55%) Data Integration
4 5 (2.55%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.55%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (2.55%) Psychology
5 4 (2.04%) Video on Demand
5 4 (2.04%) Online Games
5 4 (2.04%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.53%) RIA
6 3 (1.53%) New Media
6 3 (1.53%) NHS
7 2 (1.02%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.02%) E-Learning
7 2 (1.02%) Equities
7 2 (1.02%) Human Factors
7 2 (1.02%) Derivative
7 2 (1.02%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.61%) UNIX
1 11 (5.61%) Linux
2 4 (2.04%) Windows
3 2 (1.02%) Android
4 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (23.98%) User Stories
3 45 (22.96%) Scrum
4 36 (18.37%) TDD
5 33 (16.84%) Project Management
6 26 (13.27%) Kanban
7 21 (10.71%) E-Commerce
8 20 (10.20%) Business Analysis
9 18 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (8.67%) Use Case
10 17 (8.67%) Configuration Management
11 16 (8.16%) Software Engineering
11 16 (8.16%) Software Architecture
12 15 (7.65%) OO
13 14 (7.14%) Analytics
14 12 (6.12%) Programme Management
15 11 (5.61%) ATDD
15 11 (5.61%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (5.61%) Test Automation
16 10 (5.10%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 36 (18.37%) Ruby
2 23 (11.73%) Scala
2 23 (11.73%) Java
3 17 (8.67%) C#
4 15 (7.65%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.10%) Python
6 6 (3.06%) PHP
6 6 (3.06%) SQL
7 5 (2.55%) Groovy
8 3 (1.53%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.53%) Perl
8 3 (1.53%) C
9 2 (1.02%) VBA
9 2 (1.02%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.51%) R
10 1 (0.51%) PHP5
10 1 (0.51%) PHP4
10 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (8.16%) Degree
2 5 (2.55%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.51%) PMP
4 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.51%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.51%) SLA
2 1 (0.51%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (1.02%) XenApp
2 1 (0.51%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (5.10%) CheckPoint
2 7 (3.57%) Adobe
3 6 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.55%) Oracle
4 5 (2.55%) ServiceNow
5 4 (2.04%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.53%) RedDot
7 2 (1.02%) Google
7 2 (1.02%) Zend
7 2 (1.02%) NetApp
7 2 (1.02%) JBoss
7 2 (1.02%) EMC
7 2 (1.02%) Citrix
7 2 (1.02%) Open Text
7 2 (1.02%) F5
8 1 (0.51%) comScore
8 1 (0.51%) Demandware
8 1 (0.51%) Ariba
8 1 (0.51%) IBM
8 1 (0.51%) hybris
London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £500 - 545 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Rate: £500 - £545 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £800 per day
Posted: 23 days ago