The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 3 months to 30 March 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 87 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 -  
Contract jobs citing Product Management 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £465 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £530 £473 £475
% change year-on-year +12.16% -0.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £77.50

Product Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1208 1322 1286
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 79.53% 80.17% 76.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 760 816 740
Median daily rate £390 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 44
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Product Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Product Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Product Management in the East Midlands

Product Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Product Management in the East Midlands

Product Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Product Management in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Product Management in the East Midlands

Product Management
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire +4 1 £800 -
Northamptonshire 0 1 £130 -
Product Management
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 4 (44.44%) HP
1 4 (44.44%) EFT
1 4 (44.44%) BPR
1 4 (44.44%) Security Management
1 4 (44.44%) BASE24
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
1 4 (44.44%) Use Case
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) NonStop SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Trend Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (44.44%) Target Operating Model
1 4 (44.44%) Thales
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) PaaS
3 2 (22.22%) VersaTest
3 2 (22.22%) Fintech
3 2 (22.22%) People Management
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics

Product Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) ATM
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) NonStop SQL
1 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) VersaTest
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) BASE24 Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) BASE24 Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Head of Development
2 1 (11.11%) Head of Product Development
2 1 (11.11%) Head of QA
2 1 (11.11%) Head of Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum Master
2 1 (11.11%) Software Development Director
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (44.44%) EFT
2 2 (22.22%) Fintech
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) BPR
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Security Management
1 4 (44.44%) Target Operating Model
1 4 (44.44%) Trend Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Use Case
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Escalation Management
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) People Management
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Internet Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Generation
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) HP
1 4 (44.44%) Thales
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft