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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 309 320 324
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs citing Product Management 99 94 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.40% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.51% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 69 47
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£475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £403 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £77.50 - £17.50
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
17438 18453 16994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.30% 78.06% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12215 13061 11828
Average daily rate £450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 225 224
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
City of London +24 29 £500 +11.11% 18
Hammersmith - 1 £250 -
Wembley - 1 £175 -
Product Management
England

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 82 (40.80%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (22.89%) User Experience
3 40 (19.90%) Project Management
3 40 (19.90%) Finance
4 38 (18.91%) Marketing
5 37 (18.41%) HTML
6 31 (15.42%) CSS
7 30 (14.93%) Banking
8 26 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (12.44%) User Stories
9 25 (12.44%) TDD
9 25 (12.44%) Scrum
9 25 (12.44%) Java
10 24 (11.94%) Mentoring
11 23 (11.44%) Degree
12 22 (10.95%) Ruby
12 22 (10.95%) HTML5
13 21 (10.45%) JavaScript
13 21 (10.45%) Software Engineering
14 19 (9.45%) Telecoms
14 19 (9.45%) Analytics
15 16 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (7.46%) RIA
17 14 (6.97%) QA
17 14 (6.97%) Kanban
17 14 (6.97%) Information Architecture
17 14 (6.97%) Continuous Delivery
17 14 (6.97%) Linux
17 14 (6.97%) Business Analysis
18 13 (6.47%) Management Information System

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 10 (4.98%) Lync
2 5 (2.49%) WebSphere
2 5 (2.49%) SAS
3 3 (1.49%) CMS
3 3 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.49%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.49%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.49%) Confluence
4 2 (1.00%) Apache
4 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.50%) IIS
5 1 (0.50%) Node.js
5 1 (0.50%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (0.50%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (5.47%) MS Visio
2 8 (3.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (3.48%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.48%) Photoshop
4 5 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.99%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (1.49%) MS Office
6 3 (1.49%) Fireworks
6 3 (1.49%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.50%) InDesign
7 1 (0.50%) MS Project
7 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Global One
2 2 (1.00%) thinkFolio
2 2 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.50%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.47%) Google Analytics
2 5 (2.49%) SaaS
3 4 (1.99%) PaaS
4 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.50%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.48%) VoIP
2 6 (2.99%) Internet
3 5 (2.49%) NAS
4 4 (1.99%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.49%) Firewall
5 3 (1.49%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.49%) Network Security
6 2 (1.00%) LDAP
6 2 (1.00%) PSTN
6 2 (1.00%) DNS
6 2 (1.00%) SSL
7 1 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.50%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.50%) VPN
7 1 (0.50%) DHCP
7 1 (0.50%) HTTP
7 1 (0.50%) Broadband
7 1 (0.50%) PBX
7 1 (0.50%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.97%) MySQL
2 11 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (5.47%) MongoDB
2 11 (5.47%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (5.47%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.00%) Big Data
4 2 (1.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.50%) MS Access
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.50%) Redis
5 1 (0.50%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 13 (6.47%) Axure RP
2 9 (4.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (1.99%) JIRA
4 3 (1.49%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.50%) Subversion
5 1 (0.50%) Maven
5 1 (0.50%) JMeter
5 1 (0.50%) Gradle
5 1 (0.50%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.50%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.50%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.50%) Selenium
5 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
General
1 40 (19.90%) Finance
2 38 (18.91%) Marketing
3 30 (14.93%) Banking
4 19 (9.45%) Telecoms
5 12 (5.97%) Legal
6 10 (4.98%) Retail
7 8 (3.98%) Games
8 7 (3.48%) Publishing
9 6 (2.99%) Manufacturing
10 5 (2.49%) Front Office
10 5 (2.49%) Advertising
11 3 (1.49%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.49%) Retail Banking
11 3 (1.49%) Private Banking
12 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 2 (1.00%) International Banking
12 2 (1.00%) Billing
13 1 (0.50%) Back Office
13 1 (0.50%) Law
13 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (20.40%) Analyst
2 36 (17.91%) Product Manager
3 32 (15.92%) Business Analyst
4 22 (10.95%) Architect
5 15 (7.46%) Project Manager
6 14 (6.97%) Designer
7 13 (6.47%) Developer
7 13 (6.47%) Senior Manager
8 12 (5.97%) Consultant
8 12 (5.97%) Senior Product Manager
9 11 (5.47%) Agile Coach
10 10 (4.98%) Technical Architect
10 10 (4.98%) Programme Manager
11 9 (4.48%) Senior Architect
12 7 (3.48%) Technical Analyst
12 7 (3.48%) Senior Designer
12 7 (3.48%) User Experience Architect
12 7 (3.48%) UX Designer
13 6 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (2.99%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (18.41%) HTML
2 31 (15.42%) CSS
3 22 (10.95%) HTML5
4 13 (6.47%) CSS3
5 12 (5.97%) Django
5 12 (5.97%) JSON
5 12 (5.97%) Ajax
6 11 (5.47%) Ruby on Rails
6 11 (5.47%) RESTful
7 10 (4.98%) REST
7 10 (4.98%) Web Services
8 9 (4.48%) Play Framework
9 8 (3.98%) jQuery
10 7 (3.48%) J2EE
10 7 (3.48%) Middleware
11 6 (2.99%) SOAP
12 5 (2.49%) AngularJS
13 4 (1.99%) .NET
14 3 (1.49%) Spring
14 3 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (22.89%) User Experience
2 26 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.46%) RIA
4 13 (6.47%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.98%) Open Source
6 7 (3.48%) Human Factors
7 6 (2.99%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.49%) Statistics
8 5 (2.49%) EMC Centera
8 5 (2.49%) Psychology
9 4 (1.99%) Online Games
10 3 (1.49%) STB
10 3 (1.49%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (1.00%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.00%) Video on Demand
11 2 (1.00%) Social Media
11 2 (1.00%) Chromecast
11 2 (1.00%) Apple TV
11 2 (1.00%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.97%) Linux
2 9 (4.48%) Apple iOS
3 8 (3.98%) UNIX
4 7 (3.48%) Android
5 5 (2.49%) Windows
5 5 (2.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (40.80%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (19.90%) Project Management
3 25 (12.44%) User Stories
3 25 (12.44%) TDD
3 25 (12.44%) Scrum
4 24 (11.94%) Mentoring
5 21 (10.45%) Software Engineering
6 19 (9.45%) Analytics
7 16 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (6.97%) Kanban
8 14 (6.97%) Information Architecture
8 14 (6.97%) Continuous Delivery
8 14 (6.97%) Business Analysis
9 13 (6.47%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (5.97%) Test Automation
10 12 (5.97%) Change Management
10 12 (5.97%) E-Commerce
10 12 (5.97%) Validation
10 12 (5.97%) Refactoring
11 11 (5.47%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (12.44%) Java
2 22 (10.95%) Ruby
3 21 (10.45%) JavaScript
4 12 (5.97%) C#
5 11 (5.47%) Scala
6 7 (3.48%) SQL
7 2 (1.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.00%) Python
7 2 (1.00%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.00%) XAML
8 1 (0.50%) C
8 1 (0.50%) Perl
8 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (11.44%) Degree
2 7 (3.48%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (2.49%) MCSE
3 5 (2.49%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.99%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.49%) PMP
5 3 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.00%) ISEB
6 2 (1.00%) CISSP
6 2 (1.00%) CISA
6 2 (1.00%) MBA
6 2 (1.00%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.97%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) vCloud
1 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.00%) SCOM
1 2 (1.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (0.50%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.50%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.50%) Kibana
2 1 (0.50%) Ansible
2 1 (0.50%) logstash
2 1 (0.50%) Salt
2 1 (0.50%) Puppet
2 1 (0.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (5.97%) Microsoft
1 12 (5.97%) Adobe
2 11 (5.47%) Google
3 10 (4.98%) Cisco
4 9 (4.48%) CheckPoint
5 8 (3.98%) IBM
6 6 (2.99%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.99%) VMware
7 5 (2.49%) NetApp
7 5 (2.49%) EMC
7 5 (2.49%) Remedy
8 4 (1.99%) Sencha
8 4 (1.99%) HP
8 4 (1.99%) SAP
9 2 (1.00%) Roku
9 2 (1.00%) Avaya
9 2 (1.00%) Juniper
9 2 (1.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (1.00%) Apple
9 2 (1.00%) Oracle
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