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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 292 288 303
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Contract jobs citing Product Management 102 111 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.51% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.65% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 71 43
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£500 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £720 £600 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £58.75 -
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
16368 17109 15026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.97% 78.24% 76.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11726 11840 10436
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 240 307
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.56 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.49% -16.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £79.75 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -1 16 £520 +30.00% 19
Feltham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
New Malden - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Product Management
England

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 77 (43.02%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (22.91%) Finance
2 41 (22.91%) User Experience
3 37 (20.67%) Project Management
4 31 (17.32%) User Stories
5 30 (16.76%) Mentoring
5 30 (16.76%) HTML
6 28 (15.64%) TDD
7 27 (15.08%) Marketing
7 27 (15.08%) Java
8 26 (14.53%) Risk Management
9 25 (13.97%) Software Engineering
10 24 (13.41%) Programme Management
10 24 (13.41%) CSS
11 23 (12.85%) CheckPoint
11 23 (12.85%) Ruby
11 23 (12.85%) Change Control
11 23 (12.85%) Degree
12 22 (12.29%) Dependency Management
13 21 (11.73%) Banking
14 20 (11.17%) Scrum
14 20 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (10.06%) JavaScript
16 17 (9.50%) Linux
16 17 (9.50%) Analytics
16 17 (9.50%) Usability Testing
17 16 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (8.94%) QA
17 16 (8.94%) Retail
18 15 (8.38%) Microsoft

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 8 (4.47%) Lync
2 6 (3.35%) Apache
2 6 (3.35%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.79%) SAS
4 4 (2.23%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.23%) JBoss
5 3 (1.68%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.68%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.68%) CMS
5 3 (1.68%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.56%) Jetty
6 1 (0.56%) nginx
6 1 (0.56%) Confluence
6 1 (0.56%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (0.56%) Node.js
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (6.70%) MS Visio
2 10 (5.59%) Photoshop
3 9 (5.03%) MS Excel
4 6 (3.35%) MS Office
4 6 (3.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (3.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (2.23%) MS Project
7 3 (1.68%) Acrobat
7 3 (1.68%) Fireworks
8 2 (1.12%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.56%) InDesign
9 1 (0.56%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 10 (5.59%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.12%) Global One
2 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.56%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.56%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.79%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.91%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.79%) VoIP
3 4 (2.23%) DNS
3 4 (2.23%) SSL
3 4 (2.23%) Internet
3 4 (2.23%) NAS
4 3 (1.68%) Unified Communications
4 3 (1.68%) BIG-IP
4 3 (1.68%) HTTP
5 2 (1.12%) PSTN
5 2 (1.12%) Firewall
6 1 (0.56%) Intranet
6 1 (0.56%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.56%) NFC
6 1 (0.56%) VPN
6 1 (0.56%) DHCP
6 1 (0.56%) Broadband
6 1 (0.56%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.03%) MySQL
2 6 (3.35%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (2.79%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (2.79%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.12%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.12%) Redis
4 2 (1.12%) MS Access
4 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (6.15%) Axure RP
2 8 (4.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (3.35%) Subversion
4 5 (2.79%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (1.68%) JIRA
5 3 (1.68%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.12%) Gradle
6 2 (1.12%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.12%) Maven
6 2 (1.12%) JMeter
6 2 (1.12%) Selenium
6 2 (1.12%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.56%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.56%) Sahi
7 1 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.56%) Ant
7 1 (0.56%) Xcode
7 1 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 41 (22.91%) Finance
2 27 (15.08%) Marketing
3 21 (11.73%) Banking
4 16 (8.94%) Retail
5 14 (7.82%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.79%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.23%) Front Office
7 4 (2.23%) Games
8 3 (1.68%) Legal
8 3 (1.68%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.68%) Back Office
8 3 (1.68%) Publishing
9 2 (1.12%) Law
9 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.12%) Billing
9 2 (1.12%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.56%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (12.85%) Analyst
2 22 (12.29%) Product Manager
3 18 (10.06%) Programme Manager
4 16 (8.94%) Business Analyst
4 16 (8.94%) Project Manager
4 16 (8.94%) Developer
5 14 (7.82%) Designer
5 14 (7.82%) Agile Coach
6 12 (6.70%) Architect
7 11 (6.15%) Senior Manager
8 9 (5.03%) Consultant
8 9 (5.03%) Senior Product Manager
9 8 (4.47%) User Experience Architect
9 8 (4.47%) UX Designer
10 5 (2.79%) Agile Project Manager
10 5 (2.79%) Telecoms Consultant
10 5 (2.79%) IT Sales Consultant
10 5 (2.79%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 5 (2.79%) IT Consultant
10 5 (2.79%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.76%) HTML
2 24 (13.41%) CSS
3 11 (6.15%) HTML5
4 10 (5.59%) RESTful
4 10 (5.59%) XML
5 9 (5.03%) Web Services
5 9 (5.03%) CSS3
5 9 (5.03%) Ruby on Rails
6 7 (3.91%) JSON
6 7 (3.91%) Ajax
6 7 (3.91%) REST
7 5 (2.79%) Django
7 5 (2.79%) SOAP
8 4 (2.23%) Middleware
8 4 (2.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (2.23%) Play Framework
9 3 (1.68%) Catalyst
9 3 (1.68%) Embperl
9 3 (1.68%) LAMP
9 3 (1.68%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 41 (22.91%) User Experience
2 20 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.59%) RIA
4 9 (5.03%) Open Source
4 9 (5.03%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.35%) Human Factors
6 5 (2.79%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.79%) Psychology
7 4 (2.23%) EMC Centera
7 4 (2.23%) Online Games
7 4 (2.23%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.68%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.68%) IVR
9 2 (1.12%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.12%) Statistics
9 2 (1.12%) NHS
9 2 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.12%) Video on Demand
9 2 (1.12%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.50%) Linux
2 11 (6.15%) UNIX
3 9 (5.03%) Windows
4 5 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.79%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.23%) Android
6 1 (0.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (43.02%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (20.67%) Project Management
3 31 (17.32%) User Stories
4 30 (16.76%) Mentoring
5 28 (15.64%) TDD
6 26 (14.53%) Risk Management
7 25 (13.97%) Software Engineering
8 24 (13.41%) Programme Management
9 23 (12.85%) Change Control
10 22 (12.29%) Dependency Management
11 20 (11.17%) Scrum
12 17 (9.50%) Usability Testing
12 17 (9.50%) Analytics
13 16 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (8.38%) Refactoring
14 15 (8.38%) Test Automation
15 14 (7.82%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (7.26%) Information Architecture
17 12 (6.70%) PRINCE2
18 11 (6.15%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.08%) Java
2 23 (12.85%) Ruby
3 18 (10.06%) JavaScript
4 14 (7.82%) C#
5 10 (5.59%) SQL
6 6 (3.35%) PHP
6 6 (3.35%) Scala
7 5 (2.79%) C
7 5 (2.79%) Perl
8 4 (2.23%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.12%) XAML
9 2 (1.12%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.12%) Groovy
9 2 (1.12%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.12%) C++
9 2 (1.12%) Python
10 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (12.85%) Degree
2 12 (6.70%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.79%) MCSE
3 5 (2.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.23%) PMP
4 4 (2.23%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.23%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.68%) ISEB
6 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.94%) QA
2 3 (1.68%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (1.12%) SCOM
2 1 (0.56%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.56%) Puppet
2 1 (0.56%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.56%) Ansible
2 1 (0.56%) logstash
2 1 (0.56%) Salt
2 1 (0.56%) Kibana
Vendors
1 23 (12.85%) CheckPoint
2 15 (8.38%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.15%) Google
4 10 (5.59%) Cisco
5 9 (5.03%) Adobe
6 6 (3.35%) VMware
6 6 (3.35%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.23%) Remedy
7 4 (2.23%) NetApp
7 4 (2.23%) HP
7 4 (2.23%) EMC
8 3 (1.68%) IBM
8 3 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.68%) TOWER Software
8 3 (1.68%) F5
9 2 (1.12%) GoldenSource
9 2 (1.12%) Avaya
9 2 (1.12%) Juniper
9 2 (1.12%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (0.56%) Informatica
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Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Rate: £330 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Rate: From £350 to £430 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £220 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £15 - £20 per hour
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Rate: £450 per day + competitive
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