Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 24 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 88 104
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16 -28
Contract jobs citing Product Management 23 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.88% 1.90% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 2.19% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 3
Oxfordshire median daily rate £559 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.17% -10.00% +25.00%
South East median daily rate £525 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £59.31 £43.00
% change year-on-year - +37.93% -

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1014 1097 1069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 82.84% 86.93% 80.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 820 775 780
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £214 £227
90th Percentile £590 £550 £520
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 44
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% +52.54%
10th Percentile £13.67 £14.09 £12.70
90th Percentile £77.50 £42.55 £55.53
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -11.54% -2.26% +52.00%

Product Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Management in Oxfordshire

Product Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Product Management in Oxfordshire

Product Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Product Management in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Product Management in Oxfordshire

Product Management
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Oxford -4 15 £560 +28.74% 1
Kidlington -6 4 £550 +22.22%
Product Management
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 13 (56.52%) Java
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle
1 13 (56.52%) Configuration Management
1 13 (56.52%) Unit Testing
2 12 (52.17%) jQuery
2 12 (52.17%) JUnit
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 12 (52.17%) XML
2 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 12 (52.17%) Mockito
2 12 (52.17%) Puppet
2 12 (52.17%) Node.js
2 12 (52.17%) REST
2 12 (52.17%) AngularJS
2 12 (52.17%) Process Improvement
2 12 (52.17%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (52.17%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (52.17%) Ansible
2 12 (52.17%) React
3 11 (47.83%) Play Framework
3 11 (47.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (47.83%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (47.83%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (47.83%) JMS
3 11 (47.83%) SOA
3 11 (47.83%) Ant
3 11 (47.83%) MVC
3 11 (47.83%) Spring MVC
3 11 (47.83%) Grails

Product Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 12 (52.17%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (47.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) JUnit
1 12 (52.17%) Mockito
2 11 (47.83%) Ant
2 11 (47.83%) Maven
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) Gradle
4 1 (4.35%) Hudson
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (21.74%) Publishing
2 4 (17.39%) Back Office
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
1 13 (56.52%) Java Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Development Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Coordinator
4 3 (13.04%) Development Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Development Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Java Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Project Coordinator
4 3 (13.04%) Software Development Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Software Development Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Software Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) AWS Developer
5 2 (8.70%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Publishing Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) AngularJS
1 12 (52.17%) jQuery
1 12 (52.17%) Node.js
1 12 (52.17%) React
1 12 (52.17%) REST
1 12 (52.17%) XML
2 11 (47.83%) Grails
2 11 (47.83%) Java EE
2 11 (47.83%) JMS
2 11 (47.83%) JSF
2 11 (47.83%) Play Framework
2 11 (47.83%) Spring
2 11 (47.83%) Spring MVC
3 2 (8.70%) XSLT
4 1 (4.35%) J2EE
4 1 (4.35%) RESTful
4 1 (4.35%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Configuration Management
1 13 (56.52%) Unit Testing
2 12 (52.17%) Process Improvement
3 11 (47.83%) MVC
3 11 (47.83%) SOA
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (26.09%) Programme Management
7 5 (21.74%) Test Management
8 4 (17.39%) Contract Management
9 3 (13.04%) CRM
9 3 (13.04%) Financial Modelling
9 3 (13.04%) Project Management
10 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
10 2 (8.70%) Quote-to-Cash
10 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
10 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
10 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team Management
11 1 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Java
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 11 (47.83%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) Ansible
1 12 (52.17%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (52.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com