The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Management
Rank 75 69 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Contract jobs citing Product Management 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.87% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.18% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £423 £438 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.42% +68.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £32.65 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+81.65% -31.26%
Product Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
574 560 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 83.31% 81.16% 76.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 425 299
Median daily rate £438 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £293 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 20
Median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.77 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £55.00 £70.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Product Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Product Management
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Product Management across the Oxfordshire region.

Product Management Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Product Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Product Management across the Oxfordshire region.

Product Management Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Product Management
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 5 £400 - 1
Kidlington - 1 £450 -
Product Management
South East

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Product Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Project Management
2 15 (75.00%) Java
2 15 (75.00%) QA
2 15 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (75.00%) Process Improvement
3 13 (65.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 13 (65.00%) Jenkins
3 13 (65.00%) Test Planning
4 12 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
4 12 (60.00%) IT Audit
4 12 (60.00%) Performance Testing
4 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (60.00%) Kanban
4 12 (60.00%) Computer Science
4 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 12 (60.00%) JUnit
4 12 (60.00%) Scrum
4 12 (60.00%) Maven
5 11 (55.00%) SOAP
5 11 (55.00%) Web Services
5 11 (55.00%) Change Management
5 11 (55.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 11 (55.00%) Time Management
5 11 (55.00%) JIRA
5 11 (55.00%) SoapUI
5 11 (55.00%) Talend
5 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (55.00%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (55.00%) Confluence

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (55.00%) Confluence
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (5.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (60.00%) JUnit
2 12 (60.00%) Maven
3 11 (55.00%) JIRA
3 11 (55.00%) SoapUI
3 11 (55.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (15.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 7 (35.00%) Publishing
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Analyst
2 14 (70.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) QA Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior QA Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) SOAP
1 11 (55.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) Spring Boot
3 2 (10.00%) Node.js
3 2 (10.00%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (75.00%) Process Improvement
2 15 (75.00%) Project Management
3 13 (65.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 13 (65.00%) Test Planning
4 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
4 12 (60.00%) IT Audit
4 12 (60.00%) Kanban
4 12 (60.00%) Performance Testing
4 12 (60.00%) Scrum
5 11 (55.00%) API Testing
5 11 (55.00%) Change Management
5 11 (55.00%) Time Management
6 10 (50.00%) Data Validation
6 10 (50.00%) Validation
7 3 (15.00%) BPMN
7 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (15.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Talend