The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Product Management
England / South East
Rank 207 243 247
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +4
Contract jobs citing Product Management 34 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.27% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 12 10
Median daily rate £506 £298 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.91% -5.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £238 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £525 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £77.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £77.50

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6221 7126 7695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.84% 81.23% 79.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3682 4405 4208
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 270 256
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Product Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Product Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Product Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Product Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Product Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Product Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Product Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Product Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +24 19 £850 +209.09% 3
Berkshire +20 10 £408 +56.73% 12
Oxfordshire - 4 £475 - 2
Surrey +10 1 £405 -22.85% 3
Product Management
England

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 South East region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.27%) Scrum
3 19 (23.17%) DevOps
4 18 (21.95%) TDD
5 17 (20.73%) JavaScript
5 17 (20.73%) SaaS
6 16 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (18.29%) Unit Testing
7 15 (18.29%) Software Engineering
8 14 (17.07%) Telecoms
8 14 (17.07%) User Experience
9 13 (15.85%) SQL
9 13 (15.85%) MVC
10 12 (14.63%) AngularJS
11 11 (13.41%) Project Management
12 10 (12.20%) B2B
12 10 (12.20%) C#
12 10 (12.20%) Linux
12 10 (12.20%) QA
12 10 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (12.20%) Process Improvement
13 9 (10.98%) MS Visio
13 9 (10.98%) Data Modelling
14 8 (9.76%) Java
14 8 (9.76%) .NET
14 8 (9.76%) Oracle
14 8 (9.76%) Service Management
14 8 (9.76%) Mentoring
14 8 (9.76%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (8.54%) Business Process Mapping

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (9.76%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (7.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (4.88%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) MS Visio
2 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.73%) SaaS
2 10 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.10%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (2.44%) Google App Engine
5 2 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) DNS
1 6 (7.32%) Ethernet
1 6 (7.32%) HTTP
1 6 (7.32%) SMTP
1 6 (7.32%) xDSL
2 4 (4.88%) LAN
2 4 (4.88%) VoIP
3 3 (3.66%) PBX
3 3 (3.66%) SMS
3 3 (3.66%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.44%) Broadband
4 2 (2.44%) DOCSIS
4 2 (2.44%) DSLAM
4 2 (2.44%) IP Telephony
4 2 (2.44%) MPLS
4 2 (2.44%) PSTN
4 2 (2.44%) Skype
4 2 (2.44%) SSH
4 2 (2.44%) Wireless
4 2 (2.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.66%) Big Data
2 1 (1.22%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Ant
1 6 (7.32%) JUnit
1 6 (7.32%) Maven
1 6 (7.32%) Mockito
2 4 (4.88%) Cucumber
2 4 (4.88%) Selenium
3 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.44%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.22%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.22%) JBehave
5 1 (1.22%) NuGet
5 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (17.07%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.54%) Finance
3 6 (7.32%) Advertising
4 5 (6.10%) Publishing
5 4 (4.88%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.88%) Marketing
6 3 (3.66%) Electronics
7 2 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.44%) Retail
8 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (21.95%) Product Manager
2 15 (18.29%) Analyst
3 14 (17.07%) Developer
4 12 (14.63%) Business Analyst
5 10 (12.20%) Development Manager
6 9 (10.98%) Angular Developer
7 8 (9.76%) Software Developer
8 7 (8.54%) HTML Developer
8 7 (8.54%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (8.54%) Product Development Manager
9 6 (7.32%) Data Manager
10 5 (6.10%) Business IT Analyst
10 5 (6.10%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (6.10%) IT Analyst
10 5 (6.10%) IT Business Analyst
10 5 (6.10%) Java Developer
11 4 (4.88%) AWS Engineer
11 4 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (4.88%) Windows Engineer
12 3 (3.66%) Mobile Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.63%) AngularJS
2 8 (9.76%) .NET
3 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET
3 7 (8.54%) HTML
3 7 (8.54%) jQuery
4 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (7.32%) Grails
4 6 (7.32%) Java EE
4 6 (7.32%) JMS
4 6 (7.32%) JSF
4 6 (7.32%) Node.js
4 6 (7.32%) Play Framework
4 6 (7.32%) React
4 6 (7.32%) REST
4 6 (7.32%) Spring
4 6 (7.32%) Spring MVC
4 6 (7.32%) XML
5 5 (6.10%) J2EE
5 5 (6.10%) J2SE
6 2 (2.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.07%) User Experience
2 6 (7.32%) Public Cloud
3 5 (6.10%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.88%) Client/Server
4 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.22%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.20%) Linux
2 7 (8.54%) Windows
3 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.44%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.27%) Scrum
3 19 (23.17%) DevOps
4 18 (21.95%) TDD
5 16 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (18.29%) Software Engineering
6 15 (18.29%) Unit Testing
7 13 (15.85%) MVC
8 11 (13.41%) Project Management
9 10 (12.20%) B2B
9 10 (12.20%) Process Improvement
10 9 (10.98%) Data Modelling
11 8 (9.76%) Mentoring
11 8 (9.76%) Service Management
12 7 (8.54%) Business Process Mapping
13 6 (7.32%) Load Balancing
13 6 (7.32%) Patch Management
13 6 (7.32%) Problem Management
13 6 (7.32%) SOA
13 6 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.73%) JavaScript
2 13 (15.85%) SQL
3 10 (12.20%) C#
4 8 (9.76%) Java
5 6 (7.32%) XPath
6 5 (6.10%) Python
7 4 (4.88%) PHP
8 3 (3.66%) Ruby
9 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.44%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.22%) Degree
4 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.20%) QA
2 3 (3.66%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) Ansible
2 5 (6.10%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.10%) Puppet
3 2 (2.44%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (9.76%) Oracle
2 6 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.44%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.44%) Avaya
3 2 (2.44%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.44%) Cisco
3 2 (2.44%) EMC
3 2 (2.44%) Google
3 2 (2.44%) HP
3 2 (2.44%) SAP
4 1 (1.22%) Informatica
4 1 (1.22%) Xamarin
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Landmark Information Group Ltd
Rate: Competitive salary/day rate
Posted: 23 days ago