The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Manager
Rank 183 212 208
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 17 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.28% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 10
Average daily rate
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£475 £475 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £405 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £545 £602
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £418 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +19.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Product Manager
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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
5419 6815 7234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 91.99% 92.61% 92.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3910 4995 5252
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 150 173
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 10 (25.00%) Finance
1 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (25.00%) Product Management
2 9 (22.50%) Banking
3 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (17.50%) Marketing
4 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (10.00%) Retail Banking
5 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (10.00%) Retail
6 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
6 3 (7.50%) MS Office
6 3 (7.50%) Project Management
6 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.50%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (5.00%) Customer Segmentation
7 2 (5.00%) Analytics
7 2 (5.00%) User Stories
7 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (5.00%) Digital Media
7 2 (5.00%) Degree
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
7 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (5.00%) Mobile Commerce
7 2 (5.00%) Internet
7 2 (5.00%) CRM
7 2 (5.00%) VoIP
7 2 (5.00%) German Language

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (2.50%) CMS
1 1 (2.50%) Alfresco
1 1 (2.50%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
1 2 (5.00%) VoIP
2 1 (2.50%) NAS
2 1 (2.50%) DHCP
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) Intranet
2 1 (2.50%) GSM
2 1 (2.50%) MPLS
2 1 (2.50%) OSPF
2 1 (2.50%) BGP
2 1 (2.50%) EIGRP
2 1 (2.50%) IPsec
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.50%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Banking
3 7 (17.50%) Marketing
4 4 (10.00%) Retail Banking
4 4 (10.00%) Retail
5 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.00%) German Language
5 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Legal
6 1 (2.50%) Advertising
6 1 (2.50%) Law
6 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.50%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.50%) Wiki
3 1 (2.50%) EPoS
3 1 (2.50%) Open Source
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Android
1 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (25.00%) Product Management
2 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (7.50%) Project Management
4 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.00%) Customer Segmentation
5 2 (5.00%) Analytics
5 2 (5.00%) User Stories
5 2 (5.00%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (5.00%) Mobile Commerce
5 2 (5.00%) CRM
5 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (2.50%) Validation
6 1 (2.50%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.50%) Quantitative Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Kanban
6 1 (2.50%) Market Research
6 1 (2.50%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) Java
1 1 (2.50%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) Google
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.50%) EMC
1 1 (2.50%) NetApp
1 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (2.50%) F5
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