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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Manager
Rank 147 184 190
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 14 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.41% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.43% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 14
Median daily rate £475 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £345 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+23.49% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
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
3203 5522 5503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.87% 94.67% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2595 4262 4090
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 96 71
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.62% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.05 £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) User Experience
3 6 (26.09%) Product Management
3 6 (26.09%) Marketing
4 5 (21.74%) Retail
4 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (21.74%) User Stories
5 4 (17.39%) Finance
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) Banking
6 3 (13.04%) Degree
6 3 (13.04%) Games
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
7 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (8.70%) SDLC
7 2 (8.70%) Fintech
7 2 (8.70%) Wealth Management
7 2 (8.70%) Use Case
7 2 (8.70%) Product Marketing
7 2 (8.70%) RESTful
7 2 (8.70%) hybris
7 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
7 2 (8.70%) Publishing
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.70%) .NET
7 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.70%) Retail Banking
8 1 (4.35%) Online Banking
8 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Broadband
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (26.09%) Marketing
2 5 (21.74%) Retail
3 4 (17.39%) Finance
4 3 (13.04%) Banking
4 3 (13.04%) Games
5 2 (8.70%) Publishing
5 2 (8.70%) Retail Banking
6 1 (4.35%) Advertising
6 1 (4.35%) Back Office
6 1 (4.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
3 2 (8.70%) Fintech
4 1 (4.35%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (4.35%) Biometrics
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Online Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Product Management
3 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (21.74%) User Stories
4 4 (17.39%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.70%) Product Marketing
6 2 (8.70%) SDLC
6 2 (8.70%) Use Case
6 2 (8.70%) Wealth Management
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) B2B
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Competitor Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) CRM
7 1 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) hybris
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft