The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 26 June 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 East / Hampshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 110 118
Rank change year-on-year +11 +8  
Contract jobs citing Product Management 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.33% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £575 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.73% +35.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.73 -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1467 1569 1802
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 81.59% 79.89% 84.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 870 1006 1159
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 78 90
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.15 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Product Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Product Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Product Management in Hampshire

Product Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Product Management in Hampshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Product Management in Hampshire

Product Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Product Management in Hampshire

Product Management
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Southampton - 2 £400 - 1
Basingstoke - 1 £413 -
Product Management
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (64.00%) SaaS
2 15 (60.00%) DevOps
2 15 (60.00%) Scrum
2 15 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 14 (56.00%) TDD
3 14 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.00%) PHP
4 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) Degree
5 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Billing
6 2 (8.00%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (8.00%) Spring
6 2 (8.00%) SIGTRAN
6 2 (8.00%) Requirements Management
6 2 (8.00%) NFC
6 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.00%) Internet
6 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (8.00%) RFID
6 2 (8.00%) 3GPP
6 2 (8.00%) VoIP
6 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
6 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) SQL
6 2 (8.00%) J2EE
6 2 (8.00%) Unix

Product Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (8.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 16 (64.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) 3GPP
1 2 (8.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
1 2 (8.00%) NFC
1 2 (8.00%) RFID
1 2 (8.00%) SIGTRAN
1 2 (8.00%) VoIP
1 2 (8.00%) xDSL
2 1 (4.00%) PBX
2 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (4.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) NuGet
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Billing
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (16.00%) Consultant
1 4 (16.00%) Development Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Product Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Development Director
3 2 (8.00%) Head of Development
3 2 (8.00%) Head of Engineering
3 2 (8.00%) Java Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Product Development Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Broadcast Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Data Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Development Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Digital Director
4 1 (4.00%) Head of Digital
4 1 (4.00%) SaaS Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Director
4 1 (4.00%) Technology Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (8.00%) J2EE
1 2 (8.00%) Spring
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.00%) JSON
2 1 (4.00%) LINQ
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) Sensu
2 1 (4.00%) SignalR
2 1 (4.00%) STL
2 1 (4.00%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (4.00%) WCF
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (8.00%) Bitcoin
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Internet of Things
2 2 (8.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (8.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) MPEG
3 1 (4.00%) STB
3 1 (4.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) DevOps
2 15 (60.00%) Scrum
2 15 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 14 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (56.00%) TDD
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Open Source
5 2 (8.00%) Post-Production
5 2 (8.00%) Requirements Management
5 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.00%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.00%) Microservices
6 1 (4.00%) Prototyping
6 1 (4.00%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) PHP
2 2 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) C++
3 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Splunk
1 1 (4.00%) Xamarin