Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 20 February 2019 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 72 61
Rank change year-on-year -4 -11 +1
Contract jobs citing Product Management 10 6 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.99% 0.70% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.83% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 18
South Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £481 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% -12.50% +83.33%
Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £475 £550
% change year-on-year +10.53% -13.64% +57.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 874 720 926
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 86.11% 84.31% 84.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 583 401 613
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £268 £258
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 25
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.57% +62.79% +53.57%
10th Percentile £9.40 £14.80 £13.27
90th Percentile £35.00 £51.75 £34.98
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.93 £18.89 £14.87
% change year-on-year -10.40% +27.08% -0.90%

Product Management
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Management in South Yorkshire

Product Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Product Management in South Yorkshire

Product Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Product Management in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Product Management in South Yorkshire

Product Management
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 2019. 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
Sheffield -10 10 £500 +3.90% 2
Product Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Product Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Product Management.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) Pair Programming
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) Unix
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) Web Development
2 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) RESTful
2 7 (70.00%) Open Source
2 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (70.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 6 (60.00%) Java 8
3 6 (60.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (60.00%) JUnit
3 6 (60.00%) Spock
3 6 (60.00%) Spring Boot
3 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) Spring
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) Microservices
4 4 (40.00%) Node.js
4 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) Asynchronous Programming
4 4 (40.00%) ES6
4 4 (40.00%) Vue.js
4 4 (40.00%) Progressive Web App

Product Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) 2G
1 1 (10.00%) 3G
1 1 (10.00%) 4G
1 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (10.00%) GSM
1 1 (10.00%) LTE
1 1 (10.00%) NFC
1 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) JUnit
2 6 (60.00%) Spock
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Product Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Product Owner
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Product Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) RESTful
2 6 (60.00%) Spring
2 6 (60.00%) Spring Boot
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) Node.js
3 4 (40.00%) React
3 4 (40.00%) Vue.js
4 1 (10.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
1 1 (10.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 7 (70.00%) Open Source
2 7 (70.00%) Pair Programming
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (70.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) Asynchronous Programming
3 4 (40.00%) Microservices
3 4 (40.00%) Progressive Web App
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) Power Management
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (10.00%) SFIA
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Java 8
3 4 (40.00%) ES6
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) APMG
3 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe