Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 January 2018 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 62 69
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 -8
Contract jobs citing Product Management 19 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.70% 1.45% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 1.69% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 0
Oxford median daily rate £560 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.44% - -
Oxfordshire median daily rate £560 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +24.44% -10.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire 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 Oxford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 618 593 524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 87.91% 86.19% 84.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 451 436
Oxford median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -3.32%
10th Percentile £300 £185 £213
90th Percentile £600 £575 £525
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £431 £393
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.87% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 23
Oxford median hourly rate £30.25 £20.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.25% -63.64% +292.86%
10th Percentile £16.25 £13.69 £18.80
90th Percentile £77.50 £37.10 £113.25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.50 £17.43 £27.50
% change year-on-year +17.61% -36.62% +61.76%

Product Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Management in Oxford

Product Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Product Management in Oxford

Product Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Product Management in Oxford over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Product Management in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 12 (63.16%) Java
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle
1 12 (63.16%) Configuration Management
1 12 (63.16%) jQuery
1 12 (63.16%) Puppet
1 12 (63.16%) Node.js
1 12 (63.16%) AngularJS
1 12 (63.16%) React
1 12 (63.16%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (57.89%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (57.89%) Ansible
2 11 (57.89%) Unit Testing
2 11 (57.89%) Spring MVC
2 11 (57.89%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (57.89%) Mockito
2 11 (57.89%) Spring
2 11 (57.89%) JSF
2 11 (57.89%) Maven
2 11 (57.89%) Java EE
2 11 (57.89%) MVC
2 11 (57.89%) JUnit
3 10 (52.63%) XML
3 10 (52.63%) Ant
3 10 (52.63%) SOA
3 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 10 (52.63%) JMS
3 10 (52.63%) XPath
3 10 (52.63%) Oracle BPM

Product Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 11 (57.89%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) JUnit
1 11 (57.89%) Maven
1 11 (57.89%) Mockito
2 10 (52.63%) Ant
3 2 (10.53%) JIRA
General
1 4 (21.05%) Publishing
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
1 12 (63.16%) Java Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Java Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Java Software Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Java Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Project Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Development Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) AWS Developer
3 3 (15.79%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) AWS Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Development Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Development Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Elasticsearch Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Elasticsearch Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Development Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) AngularJS
1 12 (63.16%) jQuery
1 12 (63.16%) Node.js
1 12 (63.16%) React
2 11 (57.89%) Java EE
2 11 (57.89%) JSF
2 11 (57.89%) Spring
2 11 (57.89%) Spring MVC
3 10 (52.63%) Grails
3 10 (52.63%) JMS
3 10 (52.63%) Play Framework
3 10 (52.63%) REST
3 10 (52.63%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Configuration Management
2 11 (57.89%) MVC
2 11 (57.89%) Unit Testing
3 10 (52.63%) Process Improvement
3 10 (52.63%) SOA
4 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) Contract Management
6 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.53%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) Test Management
8 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
8 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Java
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.26%) PMP
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (63.16%) Puppet
2 11 (57.89%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle