Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 22 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 103 119
Rank change year-on-year -22 +16 -5
Contract jobs citing Product Management 10 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.85% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 1.01% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 4
Edinburgh median daily rate £469 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.19% +9.59% -12.05%
10th Percentile £358 £345 £227
90th Percentile £558 £518 £525
Scotland median daily rate £425 £394 £450
% change year-on-year +7.94% -12.50% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2492 1787 2630
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.33% 83.90% 83.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1457 1024 1353
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
% change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 26 20
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £17.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +11.20% +12.62%
10th Percentile £11.23 £11.25 £11.87
90th Percentile £36.68 £46.69 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

Product Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Management in Edinburgh

Product Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Product Management in Edinburgh

Product Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Product Management in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Product Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) User Stories
3 5 (50.00%) SaaS
3 5 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
3 5 (50.00%) Web Development
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (20.00%) Google Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) Market Research
6 2 (20.00%) Web Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) Google
6 2 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
6 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (20.00%) Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) React
6 2 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Development
6 2 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 2 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
7 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (10.00%) Payment Gateway

Product Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (20.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Product Owner
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Coach
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) User Stories
3 5 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
3 5 (50.00%) Web Development
4 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Development
5 2 (20.00%) Market Research
5 2 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
5 2 (20.00%) Web Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) PHP
1 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) DataCash