The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Wales region that had Product Owner featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Owner
Rank 45 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Product Owner 9 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.76% - 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% - 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Median daily rate £388 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 - £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £434 £475
% change year-on-year
+3.74% -8.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.65 -
Product Owner
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
506 635 561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 98.83% 96.95% 97.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 469 415
Median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 28 16
Median hourly rate £12.35 £13.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.51% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £9.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.39 £20.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.60 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +0.60%

Product Owner
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South Wales region that featured Product Owner in the job title.

Product Owner Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Product Owner
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Product Owner Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Product Owner
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Product Owner across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

Product Owner Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Product Owner
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Product Owner within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 August 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
Cardiff - 6 £388 -
Newport - 2 £438 -
Product Owner
Wales

Product Owner Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, Product Owner contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region featuring Product Owner in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) User Experience
1 8 (72.73%) Service Design
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) People Management
3 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) C
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (9.09%) CLAS
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (9.09%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) UX Design
5 1 (9.09%) SaaS
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) CESG
5 1 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) ISEB

Product Owner Skill Set
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 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) NonStop SQL
General
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) CESG
2 1 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Service Design
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (36.36%) People Management
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) UX Design
5 1 (9.09%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) CLAS
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001