The first table below looks at the demand for the Product Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Product Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Manager
Rank 183 181 187
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 27 19 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.31% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.33% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 24
Average daily rate £438 £440 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £213 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £763
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5971 5767 7411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.37% 92.85% 91.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4316 4253 5242
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £278 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 121 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £135.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Product Manager
London

Product Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Product Manager in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Product Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Product Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Product Manager across the City of London region.

Product Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Product Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Product Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Product Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Product Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Product Manager in their job title.

1 25 (49.02%) Product Management
2 14 (27.45%) E-Commerce
3 12 (23.53%) Marketing
4 11 (21.57%) Finance
5 10 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (13.73%) Analytics
7 6 (11.76%) Market Research
7 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (11.76%) Project Management
8 5 (9.80%) Banking
8 5 (9.80%) Product Marketing
8 5 (9.80%) Degree
8 5 (9.80%) Digital Media
9 4 (7.84%) User Stories
9 4 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (7.84%) Web Analytics
9 4 (7.84%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
10 3 (5.88%) MS Office
10 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
10 3 (5.88%) Broadband
10 3 (5.88%) EMC
10 3 (5.88%) SAN
10 3 (5.88%) NetApp
10 3 (5.88%) B2C
10 3 (5.88%) Internet
10 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
10 3 (5.88%) Scrum
10 3 (5.88%) Legal
10 3 (5.88%) Financial Institution

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Product Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Product Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (1.96%) Alfresco
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Broadband
1 3 (5.88%) SAN
1 3 (5.88%) Internet
1 3 (5.88%) NAS
1 3 (5.88%) MVNO
2 2 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (3.92%) HTTP
3 1 (1.96%) Network Security
3 1 (1.96%) Intranet
3 1 (1.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Axure RP
General
1 12 (23.53%) Marketing
2 11 (21.57%) Finance
3 5 (9.80%) Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.88%) Legal
4 3 (5.88%) German Language
5 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.96%) Advertising
6 1 (1.96%) Publishing
6 1 (1.96%) Games
6 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) HTML
1 1 (1.96%) Flash
1 1 (1.96%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (5.88%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (3.92%) New Media
3 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.96%) PMI
4 1 (1.96%) EPoS
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.96%) Tandem
4 1 (1.96%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Product Management
2 14 (27.45%) E-Commerce
3 10 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (13.73%) Analytics
5 6 (11.76%) Market Research
5 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.76%) Project Management
6 5 (9.80%) Product Marketing
7 4 (7.84%) Web Analytics
7 4 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.84%) User Stories
8 3 (5.88%) Business Development
8 3 (5.88%) B2C
8 3 (5.88%) Scrum
9 2 (3.92%) Business Analysis
9 2 (3.92%) Kanban
9 2 (3.92%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (3.92%) Cash Management
9 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.96%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) Java
1 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.96%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) CISSP
2 1 (1.96%) PMP
2 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.96%) CISA
2 1 (1.96%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) EMC
1 3 (5.88%) NetApp
2 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.96%) Google
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
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