The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Management over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 85 92 85
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Product Management 16 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.96% 0.32% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.42% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 4
Average daily rate
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£438 £619 £296
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.29% +108.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £584 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £798 £654 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £58.75 -
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Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1335 1179 1122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 80.42% 76.41% 73.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 946 721 572
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £457 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 40
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.47 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.79% +30.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £12.50 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £175.00 £124.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Product Management across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Product Management
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Product Management Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Product Management
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Product Management across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Product Management Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Product Management
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds -1 15 £525 -15.15% 1
Wakefield - - - - 2
Halifax - - - -
Product Management
Yorkshire

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) User Stories
3 10 (40.00%) Open Source
4 8 (32.00%) TDD
4 8 (32.00%) Java
4 8 (32.00%) Project Management
5 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (28.00%) Programme Management
5 7 (28.00%) Risk Management
6 6 (24.00%) Finance
6 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (24.00%) C#
6 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (24.00%) Ruby
6 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (24.00%) Dependency Management
6 6 (24.00%) Change Control
6 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (24.00%) Refactoring
6 6 (24.00%) Cucumber
7 5 (20.00%) BDD
7 5 (20.00%) User Experience
7 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (20.00%) ATDD
7 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) Scrum
8 4 (16.00%) Change Management
8 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (16.00%) Web Services
8 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Programme Manager
1 6 (24.00%) Agile Coach
2 5 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (8.00%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (4.00%) UX Designer
4 1 (4.00%) Designer
4 1 (4.00%) NHS Programme Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) PMO Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Product Owner
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Web Designer
4 1 (4.00%) Product Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Open Source
2 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (20.00%) User Experience
3 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) User Stories
3 8 (32.00%) TDD
3 8 (32.00%) Project Management
4 7 (28.00%) Programme Management
4 7 (28.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (24.00%) Dependency Management
5 6 (24.00%) Change Control
5 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (24.00%) Refactoring
6 5 (20.00%) BDD
6 5 (20.00%) ATDD
6 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (20.00%) Scrum
7 4 (16.00%) Change Management
7 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Java
2 6 (24.00%) C#
2 6 (24.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint