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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 296 307 319
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Contract jobs citing Product Management 107 88 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.39% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.50% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 59 56
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£475 £473 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £299 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £576 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £403 £403
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £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
17318 17624 17111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.13% 77.89% 77.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12201 12641 11801
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 227 267
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.88 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -34.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +15 33 £500 +11.11% 22
Hammersmith - 1 £250 -
Wembley - 1 £175 -
Product Management
England

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 80 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (23.11%) Finance
2 49 (23.11%) Project Management
3 45 (21.23%) User Experience
4 40 (18.87%) Marketing
5 37 (17.45%) HTML
6 35 (16.51%) Banking
7 31 (14.62%) CSS
8 29 (13.68%) Degree
9 27 (12.74%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (10.85%) Scrum
11 22 (10.38%) Java
11 22 (10.38%) HTML5
12 21 (9.91%) Mentoring
12 21 (9.91%) Analytics
12 21 (9.91%) JavaScript
13 20 (9.43%) Software Engineering
14 19 (8.96%) Legal
14 19 (8.96%) User Stories
15 18 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (8.49%) TDD
16 17 (8.02%) Telecoms
16 17 (8.02%) Ruby
17 15 (7.08%) Business Analysis
17 15 (7.08%) QA
18 14 (6.60%) RIA
18 14 (6.60%) Management Information System
18 14 (6.60%) Validation
19 13 (6.13%) Change Management
19 13 (6.13%) E-Commerce

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (4.72%) Lync
2 8 (3.77%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.36%) SAS
4 3 (1.42%) CMS
4 3 (1.42%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.42%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.42%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.42%) Confluence
5 2 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.47%) Documentum
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.47%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 11 (5.19%) MS Visio
2 8 (3.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (3.30%) Photoshop
4 6 (2.83%) MS Office
4 6 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.89%) MS Excel
5 4 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (1.42%) Fireworks
6 3 (1.42%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.94%) MS Project
8 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.42%) Global One
1 3 (1.42%) thinkFolio
2 2 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.47%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.72%) Google Analytics
2 8 (3.77%) PaaS
3 2 (0.94%) SaaS
4 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.47%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.83%) Unified Communications
1 6 (2.83%) Internet
2 4 (1.89%) NAS
2 4 (1.89%) VoIP
2 4 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.42%) Network Security
4 2 (0.94%) HTTP
4 2 (0.94%) SSL
4 2 (0.94%) LDAP
4 2 (0.94%) Firewall
5 1 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.47%) Broadband
5 1 (0.47%) PBX
5 1 (0.47%) SMS
5 1 (0.47%) DNS
5 1 (0.47%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.47%) MPLS
5 1 (0.47%) H.323
5 1 (0.47%) MVNO
5 1 (0.47%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.25%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (4.25%) MySQL
1 9 (4.25%) MongoDB
1 9 (4.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (4.25%) NoSQL
2 5 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.94%) Big Data
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.47%) MS Access
5 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.47%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 12 (5.66%) Axure RP
2 8 (3.77%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (2.36%) JIRA
4 2 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.47%) Subversion
5 1 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.47%) Appium
5 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.47%) Selenium
General
1 49 (23.11%) Finance
2 40 (18.87%) Marketing
3 35 (16.51%) Banking
4 19 (8.96%) Legal
5 17 (8.02%) Telecoms
6 11 (5.19%) Retail
7 9 (4.25%) Investment Banking
7 9 (4.25%) Games
8 7 (3.30%) Publishing
9 5 (2.36%) Advertising
9 5 (2.36%) Front Office
10 4 (1.89%) Billing
11 3 (1.42%) Retail Banking
11 3 (1.42%) Manufacturing
11 3 (1.42%) Law
12 2 (0.94%) International Banking
12 2 (0.94%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.47%) Back Office
13 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (22.17%) Analyst
2 41 (19.34%) Product Manager
3 35 (16.51%) Business Analyst
4 23 (10.85%) Architect
5 21 (9.91%) Project Manager
6 15 (7.08%) Designer
7 13 (6.13%) Developer
7 13 (6.13%) Senior Manager
8 12 (5.66%) Senior Product Manager
9 11 (5.19%) Programme Manager
10 9 (4.25%) Technical Analyst
10 9 (4.25%) Technical Architect
10 9 (4.25%) Consultant
10 9 (4.25%) Senior Architect
11 8 (3.77%) Support Analyst
11 8 (3.77%) Technical Manager
12 7 (3.30%) Technical Business Analyst
12 7 (3.30%) Agile Coach
12 7 (3.30%) User Experience Architect
12 7 (3.30%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (17.45%) HTML
2 31 (14.62%) CSS
3 22 (10.38%) HTML5
4 11 (5.19%) Middleware
4 11 (5.19%) CSS3
5 10 (4.72%) Django
5 10 (4.72%) REST
5 10 (4.72%) Web Services
5 10 (4.72%) Ajax
6 9 (4.25%) Ruby on Rails
6 9 (4.25%) RESTful
7 8 (3.77%) JSON
8 7 (3.30%) .NET
8 7 (3.30%) Play Framework
8 7 (3.30%) jQuery
9 6 (2.83%) J2EE
10 5 (2.36%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.42%) Spring
11 3 (1.42%) XML
11 3 (1.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.23%) User Experience
2 27 (12.74%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.60%) RIA
3 14 (6.60%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.30%) Human Factors
6 6 (2.83%) Open Source
7 5 (2.36%) Statistics
7 5 (2.36%) Psychology
8 4 (1.89%) Online Games
8 4 (1.89%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.89%) Streaming Video
8 4 (1.89%) EMC Centera
8 4 (1.89%) STB
9 3 (1.42%) IPTV
9 3 (1.42%) PMI
9 3 (1.42%) Over-the-Top Content
9 3 (1.42%) Chromecast
9 3 (1.42%) Apple TV
9 3 (1.42%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.72%) Linux
2 9 (4.25%) Apple iOS
3 8 (3.77%) Android
4 6 (2.83%) UNIX
5 4 (1.89%) Windows
6 2 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (23.11%) Project Management
3 23 (10.85%) Scrum
4 21 (9.91%) Mentoring
4 21 (9.91%) Analytics
5 20 (9.43%) Software Engineering
6 19 (8.96%) User Stories
7 18 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (8.49%) TDD
8 15 (7.08%) Business Analysis
9 14 (6.60%) Validation
10 13 (6.13%) Change Management
10 13 (6.13%) E-Commerce
10 13 (6.13%) Information Architecture
11 12 (5.66%) Risk Management
12 11 (5.19%) Service Delivery
12 11 (5.19%) Programme Management
12 11 (5.19%) Kanban
13 10 (4.72%) Usability Testing
13 10 (4.72%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.38%) Java
2 21 (9.91%) JavaScript
3 17 (8.02%) Ruby
4 9 (4.25%) C#
4 9 (4.25%) Scala
5 8 (3.77%) SQL
6 2 (0.94%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.94%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.94%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.47%) Python
7 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (13.68%) Degree
2 8 (3.77%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.83%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.36%) PMP
5 4 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.42%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.94%) CISA
7 2 (0.94%) ISEB
7 2 (0.94%) CISSP
7 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.94%) MCSE
7 2 (0.94%) MBA
7 2 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.94%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.08%) QA
2 4 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.94%) SCOM
1 2 (0.94%) Tivoli
1 2 (0.94%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.47%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (6.13%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.19%) IBM
3 10 (4.72%) Adobe
3 10 (4.72%) Google
4 9 (4.25%) CheckPoint
5 7 (3.30%) Cisco
6 5 (2.36%) SAP
6 5 (2.36%) Oracle
6 5 (2.36%) EMC
7 4 (1.89%) Sencha
7 4 (1.89%) NetApp
7 4 (1.89%) Remedy
8 3 (1.42%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.42%) Apple
8 3 (1.42%) HP
8 3 (1.42%) Roku
9 2 (0.94%) Avaya
9 2 (0.94%) Juniper
9 2 (0.94%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (0.94%) Red Hat
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