Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 18 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 126 123
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 -17
Contract jobs citing Product Management 8 13 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.36% 0.49% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.56% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 44
Leeds median daily rate £475 £525 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +75.00% -47.83%
10th Percentile £387 £363 £263
90th Percentile £675 £786 £463
West Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £500 £300
% change year-on-year -5.00% +66.67% -47.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1924 2307 2859
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 86.20% 87.82% 87.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1560 2010
Leeds median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £281 £263
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 36 67
Leeds median hourly rate £20.25 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £13.13 £10.20 £9.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.50 £39.70
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.08 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.97% -3.33% +3.45%

Product Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Management in Leeds

Product Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Product Management in Leeds

Product Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Product Management in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Product Management in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 6 (75.00%) User Experience
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) User Stories
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (25.00%) SFIA
4 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
4 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Axure RP
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Creative Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Usability Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe
5 1 (12.50%) CCIE
5 1 (12.50%) CCNP
5 1 (12.50%) CCDP
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) CISSP
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification

Product Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Online Betting
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Product Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior UX Designer
2 2 (25.00%) UX Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Product Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Product Owner
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Product Owner
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Product Owner
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Visual Designer
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience Architect
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) Velocity
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Creative Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) SFIA
3 2 (25.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) APMG
1 1 (12.50%) CCDP
1 1 (12.50%) CCIE
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) CISM
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft