The table below looks at the statistics for Product Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Management
Rank 125 114 110
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs citing Product Management 9 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.23% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
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£325 £575 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.47% +43.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £416 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +11.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £77.50 £58.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+31.91% +56.66%
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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2034 1710 1521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 78.44% 72.89% 71.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1375 1013 752
Average daily rate £375 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 38 63
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £36.20 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Product Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Product Management Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Product Management
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Product Management Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Product Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Product Management across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Product Management Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Product Management
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
West Yorkshire -17 7 £325 -43.47% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Product Management
England

Product Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Open Source
2 11 (44.00%) User Stories
3 10 (40.00%) Project Management
4 7 (28.00%) Java
4 7 (28.00%) TDD
4 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) User Experience
5 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (24.00%) Programme Management
5 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (24.00%) BDD
6 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 5 (20.00%) Cucumber
6 5 (20.00%) Dependency Management
6 5 (20.00%) Line Management
6 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (20.00%) Change Control
6 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) Ruby
6 5 (20.00%) Refactoring
6 5 (20.00%) C#
6 5 (20.00%) Web Services
6 5 (20.00%) Change Management

Product Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 5 (20.00%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Coach
2 5 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Product Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (4.00%) UX Designer
5 1 (4.00%) PMO Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Product Owner
5 1 (4.00%) Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Open Source
2 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (28.00%) User Experience
3 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) User Stories
3 10 (40.00%) Project Management
4 7 (28.00%) TDD
5 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (24.00%) Programme Management
5 6 (24.00%) BDD
6 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 5 (20.00%) Dependency Management
6 5 (20.00%) Line Management
6 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (20.00%) Change Control
6 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) Refactoring
6 5 (20.00%) Change Management
7 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) Ruby
2 5 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint