The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Product Management
Wales / South Wales
Rank - 69 -
Contract jobs citing Product Management 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.52% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £463
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
456 513 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 82.61% 88.75% 74.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 369 240
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 13
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.00 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +200.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Product Management
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Product Management Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Product Management
Top 6 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wales region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development