The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Management
Rank 282 329 335
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +6
Contract jobs citing Product Management 140 105 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.47% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.56% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 83 68
Median daily rate £450 £500 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £357 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £600 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.00 £18.70 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.86% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- -9.47%
Product Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18213 18867 18977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.83% 83.63% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 13130 13470 13994
Median daily rate £485 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 226 250
Median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 9 December 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Product Management across the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Product Management Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Product Management
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +7 27 £500 -2.48% 8
Croydon - 7 £484 -
Product Management
England

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 177 (52.21%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (29.50%) User Experience
3 97 (28.61%) Finance
4 71 (20.94%) Project Management
5 66 (19.47%) HTML
5 66 (19.47%) Scrum
6 62 (18.29%) QA
7 56 (16.52%) Marketing
8 55 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 55 (16.22%) Prototyping
9 54 (15.93%) Banking
10 53 (15.63%) Degree
11 43 (12.68%) CSS
11 43 (12.68%) Wireframes
12 38 (11.21%) Mobile App
13 36 (10.62%) JavaScript
14 35 (10.32%) HTML5
15 32 (9.44%) User Stories
16 31 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
17 29 (8.55%) Analytics
18 28 (8.26%) Kanban
18 28 (8.26%) Microsoft
18 28 (8.26%) Business Analysis
19 27 (7.96%) Customer Insight
20 26 (7.67%) Retail
20 26 (7.67%) Java
21 25 (7.37%) MS Visio
21 25 (7.37%) Software Engineering
21 25 (7.37%) Continuous Improvement
22 23 (6.78%) Usability Testing

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 9 (2.65%) Confluence
2 8 (2.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.18%) CMS
3 4 (1.18%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (1.18%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.88%) SAS
5 2 (0.59%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.29%) Apache
6 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.29%) FileNet
6 1 (0.29%) nginx
6 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (7.37%) MS Visio
2 22 (6.49%) Photoshop
3 21 (6.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (6.19%) MS Office
4 17 (5.01%) MS Excel
5 11 (3.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (2.95%) Fireworks
6 10 (2.95%) OmniGraffle
7 8 (2.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (1.18%) Flinto
8 4 (1.18%) MS Project
9 2 (0.59%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.59%) InVision
9 2 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.29%) Blender
10 1 (0.29%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.29%) Maya
10 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.59%) SAP hybris
1 2 (0.59%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.29%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (0.29%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.29%) SAP FI-GL
2 1 (0.29%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.36%) Google Analytics
1 8 (2.36%) SaaS
2 7 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.88%) Office 365
4 2 (0.59%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.59%) AdSense
4 2 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.59%) IaaS
4 2 (0.59%) PaaS
4 2 (0.59%) Yammer
5 1 (0.29%) GitHub
5 1 (0.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.95%) Internet
2 3 (0.88%) LDAP
3 2 (0.59%) Broadband
3 2 (0.59%) VoIP
4 1 (0.29%) Firewall
4 1 (0.29%) HTTP
4 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.29%) SMTP
4 1 (0.29%) SWIFTNet
4 1 (0.29%) VPN
4 1 (0.29%) Wireless
4 1 (0.29%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.60%) NoSQL
2 17 (5.01%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (4.72%) MySQL
4 15 (4.42%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (4.42%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.36%) SQL Server
6 6 (1.77%) Big Data
6 6 (1.77%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.18%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.18%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.59%) MS Access
8 2 (0.59%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.59%) Sqoop
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.29%) DB2
9 1 (0.29%) KDB
9 1 (0.29%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.29%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 18 (5.31%) JIRA
2 16 (4.72%) Jenkins
3 15 (4.42%) Axure RP
4 14 (4.13%) Cucumber
5 13 (3.83%) Selenium
6 11 (3.24%) Dreamweaver
7 8 (2.36%) Appium
8 6 (1.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.59%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.59%) JUnit
9 2 (0.59%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.29%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.29%) Gerrit
10 1 (0.29%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (0.29%) JMeter
10 1 (0.29%) Maven
10 1 (0.29%) RSpec
10 1 (0.29%) VersionOne
General
1 97 (28.61%) Finance
2 56 (16.52%) Marketing
3 54 (15.93%) Banking
4 26 (7.67%) Retail
5 20 (5.90%) Telecoms
6 17 (5.01%) Investment Banking
7 14 (4.13%) Front Office
8 13 (3.83%) Publishing
9 12 (3.54%) Back Office
10 10 (2.95%) Legal
11 7 (2.06%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.77%) Retail Banking
13 5 (1.47%) Billing
14 4 (1.18%) Advertising
14 4 (1.18%) Aerospace
14 4 (1.18%) Automotive
15 3 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.88%) French Language
15 3 (0.88%) Games
15 3 (0.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 79 (23.30%) Product Manager
2 58 (17.11%) Architect
3 46 (13.57%) Designer
4 39 (11.50%) Analyst
5 34 (10.03%) Technical Architect
6 30 (8.85%) Business Analyst
7 24 (7.08%) UX Designer
8 19 (5.60%) Digital Product Manager
9 15 (4.42%) Project Manager
10 11 (3.24%) Digital Architect
10 11 (3.24%) UI Designer
11 10 (2.95%) Senior Designer
11 10 (2.95%) Senior Manager
11 10 (2.95%) Visual Designer
12 9 (2.65%) Mobile Product Manager
12 9 (2.65%) Programme Manager
12 9 (2.65%) Release Manager
12 9 (2.65%) Test Engineer
13 8 (2.36%) Interaction Designer
13 8 (2.36%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (19.47%) HTML
2 43 (12.68%) CSS
3 35 (10.32%) HTML5
4 22 (6.49%) Ajax
5 18 (5.31%) CSS3
6 16 (4.72%) Django
6 16 (4.72%) Node.js
6 16 (4.72%) REST
6 16 (4.72%) Ruby on Rails
7 15 (4.42%) Play Framework
7 15 (4.42%) Web Services
8 14 (4.13%) JSON
9 12 (3.54%) XML
10 11 (3.24%) Flash
11 8 (2.36%) Apache Flex
11 8 (2.36%) DHTML
12 6 (1.77%) FIX Protocol
13 5 (1.47%) FpML
13 5 (1.47%) Velocity
14 4 (1.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 100 (29.50%) User Experience
2 38 (11.21%) Mobile App
3 31 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (5.90%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.83%) Fintech
5 13 (3.83%) Virtual Team
6 11 (3.24%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.95%) Interactive TV
7 10 (2.95%) Visualisation
8 9 (2.65%) Derivative
8 9 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (2.36%) Psychology
10 7 (2.06%) SWIFT
11 5 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.47%) Reference Data
12 4 (1.18%) CESG
12 4 (1.18%) Economics
12 4 (1.18%) OTC Derivatives
12 4 (1.18%) RIA
13 3 (0.88%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.72%) Android
1 16 (4.72%) Windows
2 13 (3.83%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.95%) Linux
4 6 (1.77%) Unix
5 1 (0.29%) CentOS
5 1 (0.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (52.21%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (20.94%) Project Management
3 66 (19.47%) Scrum
4 55 (16.22%) Prototyping
4 55 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (12.68%) Wireframes
6 32 (9.44%) User Stories
7 29 (8.55%) Analytics
8 28 (8.26%) Business Analysis
8 28 (8.26%) Kanban
9 27 (7.96%) Customer Insight
10 25 (7.37%) Continuous Improvement
10 25 (7.37%) Software Engineering
11 23 (6.78%) Usability Testing
12 22 (6.49%) E-Commerce
13 21 (6.19%) TDD
14 20 (5.90%) SDLC
15 19 (5.60%) Information Architecture
16 18 (5.31%) ITIL
16 18 (5.31%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 36 (10.62%) JavaScript
2 26 (7.67%) Java
3 22 (6.49%) SQL
4 21 (6.19%) Python
4 21 (6.19%) Ruby
5 17 (5.01%) Scala
6 2 (0.59%) C#
6 2 (0.59%) Go
6 2 (0.59%) R
7 1 (0.29%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.29%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.29%) C++
7 1 (0.29%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.29%) Perl
7 1 (0.29%) PHP
7 1 (0.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 53 (15.63%) Degree
2 22 (6.49%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.95%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (1.47%) PMP
6 4 (1.18%) MBA
6 4 (1.18%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.59%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.59%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.59%) PhD
7 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.29%) ACCA
8 1 (0.29%) CCA
8 1 (0.29%) CIMA
8 1 (0.29%) ISEB
8 1 (0.29%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (18.29%) QA
2 11 (3.24%) SLA
3 7 (2.06%) EMIR
3 7 (2.06%) MiFID
4 6 (1.77%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (1.47%) SDET
6 2 (0.59%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.59%) FATCA
7 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.29%) GCP
7 1 (0.29%) HL7
7 1 (0.29%) ISO 8583
7 1 (0.29%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.29%) SEPA
7 1 (0.29%) TARGET2
System Software
1 4 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (0.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.59%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.29%) Docker
4 1 (0.29%) vCloud
4 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.59%) Ambari
1 2 (0.59%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (0.59%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.59%) Puppet
2 1 (0.29%) Ansible
2 1 (0.29%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.29%) Marathon
2 1 (0.29%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 28 (8.26%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.01%) Adobe
3 11 (3.24%) Google
4 6 (1.77%) SAP
5 4 (1.18%) HP
5 4 (1.18%) hybris
5 4 (1.18%) Oracle
6 3 (0.88%) Cognos
6 3 (0.88%) GoldenSource
6 3 (0.88%) Novell
6 3 (0.88%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.59%) Cadence
7 2 (0.59%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.59%) DoubleClick
7 2 (0.59%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.59%) Tableau
8 1 (0.29%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.29%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.29%) MEDITECH
8 1 (0.29%) Solace