The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 24 June 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 138 117
Rank change year-on-year +20 -21  
Contract jobs citing Product Management 7 7 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.25% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.29% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 22
Median daily rate £403 £550 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.81% +46.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.73 -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1678 2437 2459
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.41% 86.57% 83.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1103 1695 1712
Median daily rate £413 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 34 54
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -7.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £10.52 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £23.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Product Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Product Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Product Management in Yorkshire

Product Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Product Management in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Product Management in Yorkshire

Product Management
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +24 6 £395 -31.30% 2
Product Management
England

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

1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (48.65%) Analytics
3 13 (35.14%) User Experience
3 13 (35.14%) Scrum
3 13 (35.14%) Project Management
3 13 (35.14%) Prototyping
4 12 (32.43%) Finance
4 12 (32.43%) TDD
5 11 (29.73%) Data Analytics
5 11 (29.73%) Kanban
6 10 (27.03%) Software Architecture
6 10 (27.03%) Telecoms
7 9 (24.32%) User Stories
8 8 (21.62%) REST
8 8 (21.62%) Open Source
8 8 (21.62%) Legal
9 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
9 7 (18.92%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (18.92%) ERP
9 7 (18.92%) HTML
9 7 (18.92%) Java
9 7 (18.92%) CSS
9 7 (18.92%) HTML5
9 7 (18.92%) CSS3
9 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (18.92%) Mentoring
10 6 (16.22%) SDLC
10 6 (16.22%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 6 (16.22%) Play Framework
10 6 (16.22%) MongoDB

Product Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (5.41%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) GitHub
2 1 (2.70%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (16.22%) MongoDB
1 6 (16.22%) MySQL
1 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
1 6 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Axure RP
2 3 (8.11%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 10 (27.03%) Telecoms
3 8 (21.62%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Architect
2 10 (27.03%) Technical Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) ERP Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Designer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Designer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Senior UX Designer
4 4 (10.81%) UX Designer
5 3 (8.11%) Java Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Product Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Development Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Digital Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Development Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) REST
2 7 (18.92%) CSS
2 7 (18.92%) CSS3
2 7 (18.92%) HTML
2 7 (18.92%) HTML5
3 6 (16.22%) Ajax
3 6 (16.22%) Django
3 6 (16.22%) JSON
3 6 (16.22%) Play Framework
3 6 (16.22%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (5.41%) RESTful
4 2 (5.41%) SOAP
4 2 (5.41%) Spring
4 2 (5.41%) Struts
4 2 (5.41%) Web Services
5 1 (2.70%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (2.70%) jQuery
5 1 (2.70%) JSTL
5 1 (2.70%) Sass
5 1 (2.70%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) User Experience
2 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Android
2 4 (10.81%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (48.65%) Analytics
3 13 (35.14%) Project Management
3 13 (35.14%) Prototyping
3 13 (35.14%) Scrum
4 12 (32.43%) TDD
5 11 (29.73%) Data Analytics
5 11 (29.73%) Kanban
6 10 (27.03%) Software Architecture
7 9 (24.32%) User Stories
8 8 (21.62%) Open Source
9 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
9 7 (18.92%) ERP
9 7 (18.92%) Mentoring
10 6 (16.22%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
10 6 (16.22%) SDLC
11 5 (13.51%) Front End Development
12 4 (10.81%) Usability Testing
13 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) Java
2 6 (16.22%) Ruby
2 6 (16.22%) Scala
3 2 (5.41%) Apple Swift
3 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
3 2 (5.41%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Ansible
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.70%) AppDynamics
2 1 (2.70%) Dynatrace
2 1 (2.70%) Splunk