The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Product Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Manager
Rank 145 153 195
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +42
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 16 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.18% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 11
Median daily rate £563 £513 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +22.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £394 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.76% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - -
Product Manager
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3042 3318 5613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.72% 95.67% 95.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2419 2637 4295
Median daily rate £488 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 49 107
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £41.50 £22.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Product Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Product Manager in the job title.

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 3 December 2016.

Product Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Product Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Product Manager in the job title.

1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Marketing
3 7 (26.92%) Finance
3 7 (26.92%) Project Management
3 7 (26.92%) Mobile App
4 5 (19.23%) Facebook
4 5 (19.23%) Market Research
4 5 (19.23%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (19.23%) Product Marketing
4 5 (19.23%) PLM
4 5 (19.23%) Chatbot
4 5 (19.23%) Contract Management
5 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (15.38%) Product Management
6 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Banking
6 3 (11.54%) User Experience
7 2 (7.69%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (7.69%) Retail
7 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
7 2 (7.69%) Electronics
7 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
7 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) SAP
7 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas

Product Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (3.85%) FileNet
1 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Chatbot
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Mixpanel
1 1 (3.85%) PowerCenter
General
1 9 (34.62%) Marketing
2 7 (26.92%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Electronics
4 2 (7.69%) Games
4 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 2 (7.69%) Derivative
3 2 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (7.69%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (3.85%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Internet of Things
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (3.85%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (3.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Android
1 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) Project Management
3 5 (19.23%) Contract Management
3 5 (19.23%) Market Research
3 5 (19.23%) PLM
3 5 (19.23%) Product Marketing
3 5 (19.23%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (15.38%) Product Management
4 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.69%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Facebook
2 2 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Cognos
3 1 (3.85%) comScore
3 1 (3.85%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) hybris
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Informatica
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Solace
3 1 (3.85%) TIBCO