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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Management
Rank 196 238 239
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +1
Contract jobs citing Product Management 51 34 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.67% 0.36% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.45% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 18 12
Median daily rate £400 £380 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £297 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £475
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -31.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- -9.47%
Product Management
England

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
6122 7605 7612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.16% 79.78% 76.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3642 4484 4265
Median daily rate £420 £400 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 312 282
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% +64.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 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
Berkshire 0 14 £400 +14.28% 7
Oxfordshire +6 13 £450 -10.00%
Hampshire +27 8 £432 -4.11% 4
East Sussex - 8 £375 -
Surrey +23 7 £405 +1.25% 3
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Product Management
England

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 33 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.91%) SQL
3 21 (24.42%) Project Management
4 20 (23.26%) Scrum
4 20 (23.26%) Process Improvement
5 19 (22.09%) Java
6 18 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
6 18 (20.93%) QA
7 17 (19.77%) JUnit
7 17 (19.77%) Maven
8 16 (18.60%) JavaScript
8 16 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (18.60%) User Experience
9 15 (17.44%) Kanban
10 14 (16.28%) Unit Testing
11 13 (15.12%) Performance Testing
11 13 (15.12%) MVC
11 13 (15.12%) Telecoms
12 12 (13.95%) Validation
12 12 (13.95%) AngularJS
12 12 (13.95%) Jenkins
12 12 (13.95%) Test Planning
13 11 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (12.79%) MS Visio
13 11 (12.79%) Data Modelling
14 10 (11.63%) SOAP
14 10 (11.63%) Web Services
14 10 (11.63%) Change Management
14 10 (11.63%) Data Validation
14 10 (11.63%) Time Management

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 10 (11.63%) Confluence
2 8 (9.30%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (6.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (4.65%) nginx
5 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (12.79%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.93%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (3.49%) Office 365
5 3 (3.49%) SaaS
6 2 (2.33%) Google App Engine
6 2 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.81%) Ethernet
1 5 (5.81%) LAN
1 5 (5.81%) xDSL
2 4 (4.65%) DNS
2 4 (4.65%) HTTP
2 4 (4.65%) SMTP
3 3 (3.49%) Broadband
3 3 (3.49%) DOCSIS
3 3 (3.49%) DSLAM
3 3 (3.49%) MPLS
3 3 (3.49%) PSTN
3 3 (3.49%) SMS
3 3 (3.49%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.33%) IP Telephony
4 2 (2.33%) PBX
4 2 (2.33%) Skype
4 2 (2.33%) VoIP
4 2 (2.33%) Wireless
4 2 (2.33%) WLAN
5 1 (1.16%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) Big Data
2 1 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.16%) MySQL
2 1 (1.16%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (19.77%) JUnit
1 17 (19.77%) Maven
2 12 (13.95%) Jenkins
3 10 (11.63%) JIRA
3 10 (11.63%) SoapUI
3 10 (11.63%) Talend Open Studio
4 6 (6.98%) Ant
4 6 (6.98%) Mockito
5 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.49%) Selenium
6 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.33%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.16%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.16%) JBehave
General
1 13 (15.12%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.30%) Publishing
3 7 (8.14%) Finance
3 7 (8.14%) Marketing
4 5 (5.81%) Advertising
5 4 (4.65%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.33%) Banking
6 2 (2.33%) Electronics
6 2 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.33%) Retail
7 1 (1.16%) German Language
7 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (31.40%) Analyst
2 20 (23.26%) Product Manager
3 15 (17.44%) Business Analyst
4 14 (16.28%) Developer
5 12 (13.95%) Test Analyst
6 9 (10.47%) Angular Developer
7 8 (9.30%) Software Developer
8 7 (8.14%) HTML Developer
8 7 (8.14%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (6.98%) Business IT Analyst
9 6 (6.98%) IT Analyst
9 6 (6.98%) IT Business Analyst
10 5 (5.81%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (5.81%) Data Manager
10 5 (5.81%) Development Manager
10 5 (5.81%) Java Developer
10 5 (5.81%) Mobile Product Manager
10 5 (5.81%) Product Development Manager
11 4 (4.65%) Automation Test Analyst
11 4 (4.65%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.95%) AngularJS
2 10 (11.63%) SOAP
2 10 (11.63%) Web Services
3 8 (9.30%) HTML
4 7 (8.14%) .NET
4 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET
4 7 (8.14%) jQuery
4 7 (8.14%) Play Framework
4 7 (8.14%) REST
5 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (6.98%) Grails
5 6 (6.98%) Java EE
5 6 (6.98%) JMS
5 6 (6.98%) JSF
5 6 (6.98%) Node.js
5 6 (6.98%) React
5 6 (6.98%) Spring
5 6 (6.98%) Spring MVC
5 6 (6.98%) XML
6 5 (5.81%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) User Experience
2 9 (10.47%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.65%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.65%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.65%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.16%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.16%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.47%) Linux
2 5 (5.81%) Windows
3 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (24.42%) Project Management
3 20 (23.26%) Process Improvement
3 20 (23.26%) Scrum
4 16 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (17.44%) Kanban
6 14 (16.28%) Unit Testing
7 13 (15.12%) MVC
7 13 (15.12%) Performance Testing
8 12 (13.95%) Test Planning
8 12 (13.95%) Validation
9 11 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (12.79%) Data Modelling
10 10 (11.63%) API Testing
10 10 (11.63%) Change Management
10 10 (11.63%) Data Validation
10 10 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (11.63%) Time Management
11 9 (10.47%) Business Process Mapping
11 9 (10.47%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.91%) SQL
2 19 (22.09%) Java
3 16 (18.60%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.30%) C#
5 6 (6.98%) XPath
6 4 (4.65%) Ruby
7 2 (2.33%) Python
7 2 (2.33%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) Degree
2 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.16%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.93%) QA
2 3 (3.49%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) Ansible
1 5 (5.81%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.81%) Puppet
2 2 (2.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (11.63%) Talend
2 8 (9.30%) Oracle
3 6 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.65%) Cisco
5 3 (3.49%) EMC
6 2 (2.33%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.33%) Avaya
6 2 (2.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.33%) Google
6 2 (2.33%) HP
6 2 (2.33%) SAP
7 1 (1.16%) Brocade
7 1 (1.16%) Informatica
7 1 (1.16%) Isilon
7 1 (1.16%) NetApp
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