The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Management
Rank 64 70 66
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing Product Management 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.29% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £575 £575 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £59.31 £32.65 -
% change year-on-year
+81.65% -
Product Management
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
614 699 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 78.22% 75.32% 73.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 417 303
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 9
Median hourly rate £20.00 £37.09 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.07% +95.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £45.00 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Product Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Product Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Product Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Product Management Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Product Management
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) xDSL
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Broadband
2 1 (20.00%) DOCSIS
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Broadband
1 1 (20.00%) DOCSIS
1 1 (20.00%) xDSL
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management