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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Product Management
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 62 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Product Management 8 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.12% 0.43% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Median daily rate £415 £238 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.73% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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
577 734 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 80.93% 78.59% 70.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 442 356
Median daily rate £425 £420 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 7
Median hourly rate £55.00 £32.50 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% +16.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Product Management across the Reading region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Product Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 7 (58.33%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) QA
2 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 4 (33.33%) SMTP
2 4 (33.33%) HTTP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 4 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 3 (25.00%) xDSL
3 3 (25.00%) Big Data
3 3 (25.00%) B2B
3 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (25.00%) Broadband
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) PSTN
3 3 (25.00%) MPLS
3 3 (25.00%) DOCSIS
3 3 (25.00%) DSLAM
3 3 (25.00%) Market Research
3 3 (25.00%) Network Design
3 3 (25.00%) Competitor Analysis

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:

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
1 4 (33.33%) SMTP
2 3 (25.00%) Broadband
2 3 (25.00%) DOCSIS
2 3 (25.00%) DSLAM
2 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) MPLS
2 3 (25.00%) PSTN
2 3 (25.00%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 3 (25.00%) Marketing
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Product Manager
2 4 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Product Manager
4 2 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Broadband Product Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 4 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) B2B
3 3 (25.00%) Competitor Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Market Research
3 3 (25.00%) Network Design
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft