Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Product Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Product Management over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Product Management
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 97 108
Rank change year-on-year -13 +11 -3
Contract jobs citing Product Management 7 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.36% 0.83% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.00% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 1
Bristol median daily rate £400 £438 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +12.18% -48.00%
South West median daily rate £400 £438 £341
% change year-on-year -8.57% +28.30% -43.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Product Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1568 1407 1387
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 79.72% 83.16% 80.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1063 1019 1080
Bristol median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £535
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 66 37
Bristol median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +31.58% -20.00%
10th Percentile £11.93 £12.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £48.25 £46.25 £48.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +47.17%

Product Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Product Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Product Management in Bristol

Product Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Product Management in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) User Stories
1 4 (57.14%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (42.86%) Acceptance Criteria
2 3 (42.86%) Collaborative Working
2 3 (42.86%) Prototyping
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Wireframes
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
2 3 (42.86%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Management
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 3 (42.86%) ISEB
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Clojure
4 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Groovy
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms

Product Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Product Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (57.14%) User Stories
2 3 (42.86%) Acceptance Criteria
2 3 (42.86%) Collaborative Working
2 3 (42.86%) Prototyping
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Management
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Wireframes
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Clojure
1 1 (14.29%) Groovy
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Jython
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA