Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 27 July 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 of England
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 178 196
Rank change year-on-year -9 +18 +5
Contract jobs citing Product Management 14 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.30% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.41% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 9
East of England median daily rate £465 £510 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +7.37% +18.75%
10th Percentile £433 £377 £453
90th Percentile £473 £623 £526
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median hourly rate - - £32.65
England median hourly rate £27.16 £34.85 £27.25
% change year-on-year -22.07% +27.89% +51.39%

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 of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3909 4124 4683
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 83.58% 80.09% 79.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2328 2423 2738
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £239 £240 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 286 346
East of England median hourly rate £30.00 £26.19 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.55% +12.65% -15.45%
10th Percentile £12.08 £14.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.53 £47.50 £44.13
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +6.41%

Product Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Product Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Product Management in the East of England

Product Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Product Management in the East of England

Product Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Product Management in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Product Management in the East of England

Product Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -1 9 - - 3
Cambridgeshire -2 3 £465 -7.92% 6
Essex - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £450 -
Product Management
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 of England region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 8 (57.14%) User Experience
2 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) User Stories
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) Coaching
4 3 (21.43%) Spring
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Minimum Viable Product
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) QA
5 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
5 2 (14.29%) Spring Security
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) Spring Boot
5 2 (14.29%) API Design
5 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
5 2 (14.29%) MyBatis
5 2 (14.29%) REST

Product Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) 3GPP
1 1 (7.14%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (7.14%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MS Access
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Automotive
1 1 (7.14%) Billing
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
1 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Analyst
1 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
1 2 (14.29%) Consultant
1 2 (14.29%) Product Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Java Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Product Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Product Business Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Product Management Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Strategy Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Transformation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Spring
2 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 2 (14.29%) Ehcache
2 2 (14.29%) MyBatis
2 2 (14.29%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) Spring Boot
2 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
2 2 (14.29%) Spring Security
3 1 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (7.14%) Angular 2
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Life Science
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) User Stories
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Coaching
4 2 (14.29%) API Design
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Post-Production
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) QMS
5 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
5 1 (7.14%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle