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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 227 215 216
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs citing Product Management 27 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.39% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 6
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£400 £390 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £390 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £485 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £403 £403
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
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
7059 6436 5756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.65% 71.88% 70.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3994 3588 3039
Average daily rate £393 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 263 240
Average hourly rate £27.25 £27.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% -1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Product Management across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -2 18 £400 +2.56% 16
Middlesex +8 2 - -
Surrey +2 2 £653 +53.52% 8
Buckinghamshire 0 1 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 £425 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £350 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £475 -
Product Management
England

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Product Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Product Management.

1 13 (26.53%) Telecoms
1 13 (26.53%) Marketing
2 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.41%) Project Management
4 9 (18.37%) Finance
4 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (16.33%) User Experience
5 8 (16.33%) Oracle
6 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
7 6 (12.24%) Risk Management
8 5 (10.20%) Scrum
8 5 (10.20%) Billing
8 5 (10.20%) Use Case
8 5 (10.20%) Oracle BRM
8 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
8 5 (10.20%) Siebel
9 4 (8.16%) CRM
9 4 (8.16%) Broadband
9 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
9 4 (8.16%) Degree
9 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.16%) Network Design
9 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
9 4 (8.16%) Change Management
9 4 (8.16%) Change Control
10 3 (6.12%) Analytics
10 3 (6.12%) Dependency Management
10 3 (6.12%) Legal

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Product Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Product Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.04%) Confluence
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.12%) MS Project
2 2 (4.08%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.08%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.04%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle BRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Broadband
2 3 (6.12%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.08%) MPLS
4 1 (2.04%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.04%) xDSL
4 1 (2.04%) Wireless
4 1 (2.04%) LTE
4 1 (2.04%) SSL
4 1 (2.04%) DOCSIS
4 1 (2.04%) DSLAM
4 1 (2.04%) Internet
4 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.04%) LAN
4 1 (2.04%) PSTN
4 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.08%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 13 (26.53%) Telecoms
1 13 (26.53%) Marketing
2 9 (18.37%) Finance
3 5 (10.20%) Billing
4 3 (6.12%) Legal
4 3 (6.12%) Retail
5 1 (2.04%) Electronics
5 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.04%) Publishing
5 1 (2.04%) Games
5 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Product Manager
2 6 (12.24%) Project Manager
2 6 (12.24%) Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Programme Manager
4 4 (8.16%) UX Designer
4 4 (8.16%) Designer
5 3 (6.12%) Lead Product Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Network Specialist
6 2 (4.08%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Junior
6 2 (4.08%) Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Campaign Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Campaign Marketing Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) CSS
1 3 (6.12%) HTML
2 2 (4.08%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) Web Services
2 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.08%) Ext JS
3 1 (2.04%) HTML5
3 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.04%) LESS
3 1 (2.04%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.33%) User Experience
3 2 (4.08%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Neural Network
4 1 (2.04%) Human Factors
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
1 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.41%) Project Management
3 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
4 6 (12.24%) Risk Management
5 5 (10.20%) Scrum
5 5 (10.20%) Use Case
6 4 (8.16%) CRM
6 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
6 4 (8.16%) Network Design
6 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
6 4 (8.16%) Change Management
6 4 (8.16%) Change Control
7 3 (6.12%) Analytics
7 3 (6.12%) Dependency Management
7 3 (6.12%) Workflow
7 3 (6.12%) Brand Management
7 3 (6.12%) B2B
7 3 (6.12%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) Java
1 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.08%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) C
2 2 (4.08%) C#
3 1 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) Degree
3 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.08%) CCNP
4 2 (4.08%) CCNA
4 2 (4.08%) CCDA
4 2 (4.08%) CCDP
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) APMP
5 1 (2.04%) CBAP
5 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.04%) PMP
5 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) Siebel
3 4 (8.16%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.12%) Juniper
4 3 (6.12%) Cisco
4 3 (6.12%) SAP
5 2 (4.08%) Remedy
5 2 (4.08%) Nortel
6 1 (2.04%) Marketo
6 1 (2.04%) Huawei
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.04%) Adobe
6 1 (2.04%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
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