The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Management
Rank 134 131 138
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing Product Management 9 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.26% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 6
Median daily rate £345 £550 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.27% +45.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £350 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £565 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £403
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2285 2290 2383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.17% 76.67% 79.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1493 1517 1570
Median daily rate £393 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 97 124
Median hourly rate £41.50 £37.00 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.16% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.65 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Product Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Product Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Product Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Product Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Product Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Product Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Product Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Product Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Bristol 0 4 £485 -11.81% 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £338 -
Wiltshire - 1 - - 1
Product Management
England

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 West region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 13 (81.25%) Risk Management
2 9 (56.25%) CheckPoint
2 9 (56.25%) Change Control
2 9 (56.25%) Dependency Management
3 8 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
6 3 (18.75%) Service Management
6 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
6 3 (18.75%) Intel Security
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 3 (18.75%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (18.75%) Threat Management
6 3 (18.75%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (12.50%) NHS
7 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 2 (12.50%) SOAP
7 2 (12.50%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) Internet
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 2 (12.50%) Finance

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Brand Awareness
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Programme Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Security Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Malware Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Product Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Angular Developer
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Architect
4 1 (6.25%) IT Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) IT Security Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing Executive
4 1 (6.25%) NHS Programme Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (6.25%) Classic ASP
2 1 (6.25%) Java EE
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) RESTful
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Copywriting
2 1 (6.25%) Fintech
2 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Risk Management
2 9 (56.25%) Change Control
2 9 (56.25%) Dependency Management
3 8 (50.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Service Management
5 3 (18.75%) Threat Management
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.25%) Email Filtering
6 1 (6.25%) OWASP
6 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) SFIA
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby
2 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP
3 1 (6.25%) CREST Certified
3 1 (6.25%) GWAPT
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) OSCE
3 1 (6.25%) OSCP
3 1 (6.25%) SANS
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) CheckPoint
2 3 (18.75%) Intel Security
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco