Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 78 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +96
Contract jobs citing Product Management 18 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.14% 1.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 £625 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.00% - -
East of England median daily rate £475 £600 £375
% change year-on-year -20.83% +60.00% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £22.50 - £32.65

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1262 1076 1206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 79.87% 76.91% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 625 605
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £224 £225
90th Percentile £575 £545 £570
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 58 96
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 £32.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.09% +53.57% +31.25%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.35 £9.50
90th Percentile £46.80 £53.75 £43.13
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.56% +34.74% -1.53%

Product Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Management in Hertfordshire

Product Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Product Management in Hertfordshire

Product Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Product Management in Hertfordshire

Product Management
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Welwyn Garden City +14 11 £475 -13.64%
Watford -14 2 - - 3
Product Management
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 9 (50.00%) SDLC
2 8 (44.44%) Static Code Analysis
2 8 (44.44%) CISSP
2 8 (44.44%) CEH
2 8 (44.44%) CSSLP
3 7 (38.89%) User Experience
4 5 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
4 5 (27.78%) Retail
5 4 (22.22%) Law
5 4 (22.22%) Coverity
5 4 (22.22%) Synopsys
5 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 4 (22.22%) Programme Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
6 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (11.11%) Ansible
6 2 (11.11%) Puppet
6 2 (11.11%) Junos
6 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
6 2 (11.11%) JNCIA
6 2 (11.11%) JNCIS
6 2 (11.11%) JNCIP
6 2 (11.11%) JNCIE
6 2 (11.11%) Juniper
6 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.56%) Migration

Product Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (11.11%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Junos
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (27.78%) Retail
2 4 (22.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Product Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Applications Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Security Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Security Product Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Juniper Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Digital UX Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) User Experience
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) SDLC
2 8 (44.44%) Static Code Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Programme Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Prototyping
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Usability Testing
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) CEH
1 8 (44.44%) CISSP
1 8 (44.44%) CSSLP
2 2 (11.11%) JNCIA
2 2 (11.11%) JNCIE
2 2 (11.11%) JNCIP
2 2 (11.11%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Coverity
1 4 (22.22%) Synopsys
2 2 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (5.56%) Omniture