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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 303 335 366
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +31
Contract jobs citing Product Management 111 93 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.38% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.49% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 72 48
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£450 £500 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £350 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £686 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+29.03% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.37 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.65 - -
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
18499 19125 19846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.58% 78.95% 78.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13196 13290 13867
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 221 235
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -10.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -15.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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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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 +5 21 £425 -9.09% 9
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £325 - 2
Docklands, London - 1 £505 -
Hammersmith - 1 £375 -
Product Management
England

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 95 (42.79%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (27.93%) Finance
3 43 (19.37%) Marketing
3 43 (19.37%) User Experience
4 40 (18.02%) Banking
5 39 (17.57%) HTML
6 37 (16.67%) Project Management
7 32 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (13.51%) CSS
8 30 (13.51%) Degree
9 28 (12.61%) Scrum
10 25 (11.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (10.36%) E-Commerce
12 22 (9.91%) Legal
13 21 (9.46%) Software Engineering
13 21 (9.46%) Java
14 20 (9.01%) User Stories
15 19 (8.56%) REST
16 18 (8.11%) Business Analysis
17 17 (7.66%) Workflow
18 16 (7.21%) TDD
18 16 (7.21%) Analytics
19 15 (6.76%) JavaScript
20 14 (6.31%) Configuration Management
20 14 (6.31%) Advertising
20 14 (6.31%) Mobile App
20 14 (6.31%) SDLC
21 13 (5.86%) Software Architecture
21 13 (5.86%) HTML5
22 12 (5.41%) Programme Management

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 5 (2.25%) Tomcat
1 5 (2.25%) WebSphere
1 5 (2.25%) Lync
2 4 (1.80%) Apache
3 3 (1.35%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.35%) CMS
4 2 (0.90%) WordPress
4 2 (0.90%) JBoss
4 2 (0.90%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.45%) Documentum
5 1 (0.45%) SAS
5 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.45%) Confluence
5 1 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 7 (3.15%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (2.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.80%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.35%) MS Office
4 3 (1.35%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.35%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.80%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.45%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (3.15%) PaaS
2 4 (1.80%) SaaS
3 2 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.15%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.70%) Internet
2 6 (2.70%) Firewall
3 4 (1.80%) Network Security
3 4 (1.80%) Unified Communications
3 4 (1.80%) HTTP
4 3 (1.35%) Multicast
4 3 (1.35%) Telepresence
4 3 (1.35%) MPLS
4 3 (1.35%) H.323
4 3 (1.35%) DNS
4 3 (1.35%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.35%) ATM
5 2 (0.90%) LDAP
5 2 (0.90%) VoIP
5 2 (0.90%) NAS
6 1 (0.45%) MVNO
6 1 (0.45%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.45%) PBX
6 1 (0.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.41%) NoSQL
2 10 (4.50%) MySQL
2 10 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (3.60%) MongoDB
3 8 (3.60%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (2.25%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.80%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.90%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.90%) Big Data
6 2 (0.90%) MarkLogic
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.45%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 8 (3.60%) Axure RP
2 5 (2.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 4 (1.80%) Subversion
3 4 (1.80%) JIRA
4 3 (1.35%) JUnit
4 3 (1.35%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.90%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.90%) Selenium
5 2 (0.90%) Liquibase
5 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.45%) Appium
6 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
General
1 62 (27.93%) Finance
2 43 (19.37%) Marketing
3 40 (18.02%) Banking
4 22 (9.91%) Legal
5 14 (6.31%) Advertising
6 12 (5.41%) Telecoms
7 10 (4.50%) Retail
7 10 (4.50%) Games
7 10 (4.50%) Investment Banking
8 6 (2.70%) Billing
8 6 (2.70%) Publishing
9 4 (1.80%) Law
9 4 (1.80%) Private Banking
10 3 (1.35%) Automotive
10 3 (1.35%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.90%) Front Office
12 1 (0.45%) Back Office
12 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.45%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (20.27%) Product Manager
2 39 (17.57%) Architect
3 38 (17.12%) Analyst
4 31 (13.96%) Business Analyst
5 21 (9.46%) Project Manager
6 18 (8.11%) Technical Architect
7 15 (6.76%) Designer
8 14 (6.31%) Developer
9 13 (5.86%) Technical Manager
10 12 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (4.50%) Technical Analyst
12 9 (4.05%) Senior Architect
12 9 (4.05%) Product Owner
13 8 (3.60%) Technical Business Analyst
14 7 (3.15%) Business Manager
14 7 (3.15%) Senior Manager
15 6 (2.70%) Security Analyst
15 6 (2.70%) Technical Project Manager
15 6 (2.70%) Senior Product Manager
15 6 (2.70%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (17.57%) HTML
2 30 (13.51%) CSS
3 19 (8.56%) REST
4 13 (5.86%) HTML5
5 11 (4.95%) Ajax
6 10 (4.50%) JSON
7 9 (4.05%) .NET
7 9 (4.05%) Middleware
8 8 (3.60%) Django
8 8 (3.60%) Ruby on Rails
8 8 (3.60%) CSS3
9 7 (3.15%) Play Framework
9 7 (3.15%) Web Services
9 7 (3.15%) XML
10 5 (2.25%) J2EE
11 4 (1.80%) SOAP
11 4 (1.80%) jBPM
11 4 (1.80%) jQuery
11 4 (1.80%) OAuth
11 4 (1.80%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 43 (19.37%) User Experience
2 32 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.31%) Mobile App
4 11 (4.95%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.50%) Streaming Video
6 8 (3.60%) IPTV
6 8 (3.60%) RIA
6 8 (3.60%) Over-the-Top Content
7 4 (1.80%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.80%) PMI
8 3 (1.35%) STB
8 3 (1.35%) Xbox
8 3 (1.35%) Chromecast
8 3 (1.35%) Apple TV
8 3 (1.35%) PlayStation
8 3 (1.35%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.35%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.90%) Social Media
9 2 (0.90%) Online Games
9 2 (0.90%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.60%) Linux
2 7 (3.15%) Android
2 7 (3.15%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.25%) UNIX
4 2 (0.90%) Windows
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (42.79%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (16.67%) Project Management
3 28 (12.61%) Scrum
4 25 (11.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (10.36%) E-Commerce
6 21 (9.46%) Software Engineering
7 20 (9.01%) User Stories
8 18 (8.11%) Business Analysis
9 17 (7.66%) Workflow
10 16 (7.21%) TDD
10 16 (7.21%) Analytics
11 14 (6.31%) SDLC
11 14 (6.31%) Configuration Management
12 13 (5.86%) Software Architecture
13 12 (5.41%) Use Case
13 12 (5.41%) Programme Management
14 11 (4.95%) Mentoring
15 10 (4.50%) Kanban
15 10 (4.50%) Usability Testing
15 10 (4.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (9.46%) Java
2 15 (6.76%) JavaScript
3 9 (4.05%) Ruby
4 8 (3.60%) Scala
4 8 (3.60%) SQL
5 2 (0.90%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.90%) PHP
5 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.45%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.45%) Python
6 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.45%) Apple Swift
6 1 (0.45%) Groovy
6 1 (0.45%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (13.51%) Degree
2 10 (4.50%) PMI Certification
3 7 (3.15%) PMP
4 5 (2.25%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.35%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.35%) CISA
5 3 (1.35%) ISEB
5 3 (1.35%) CISSP
6 2 (0.90%) MBA
6 2 (0.90%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.45%) CCA
7 1 (0.45%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.60%) QA
2 4 (1.80%) SLA
3 2 (0.90%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.35%) Puppet
2 2 (0.90%) Pingdom
2 2 (0.90%) Graphite
2 2 (0.90%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.90%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.45%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (3.60%) IBM
1 8 (3.60%) Microsoft
1 8 (3.60%) Adobe
2 6 (2.70%) Oracle
3 4 (1.80%) SAP
3 4 (1.80%) CheckPoint
4 3 (1.35%) Apple
4 3 (1.35%) TIBCO
4 3 (1.35%) EMC
4 3 (1.35%) Roku
5 2 (0.90%) Splunk
5 2 (0.90%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.90%) New Relic
5 2 (0.90%) HP
5 2 (0.90%) Remedy
5 2 (0.90%) NetApp
6 1 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.45%) Cadence
6 1 (0.45%) GoldenSource
6 1 (0.45%) Google
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