The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 28 April 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
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 - 32
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Product Management 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.74% - 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% - 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £438 - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £77.50

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 Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 105 157 223
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 77.21% 84.86% 76.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 97 125
Median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.37% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £273 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Median hourly rate £13.86 £15.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.60% -42.30%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year +2.77% +19.20%  

Product Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

Product Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Product Management in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Slough region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Product Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Elavon

Product Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Payments Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Payments Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Product Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Product Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Product Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Elavon