The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Management
Rank 43 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Product Management 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.48% - 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% - 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Product Management
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
332 128 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 81.98% 72.32% 71.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 77 114
Average daily rate £475 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.37% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 8
Average hourly rate £14.00 £37.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.66% +114.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Product Management across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Product Management
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) Web Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (66.67%) Marketing
3 4 (66.67%) Retail
3 4 (66.67%) Games
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) CRM
3 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Publishing
4 2 (33.33%) CMS
4 2 (33.33%) Content Management
5 1 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Law
5 1 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 4 (66.67%) Games
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (16.67%) Law
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Product Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Web Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) CRM
3 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Content Management
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft