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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Product Manager
London / City of London
Rank 138 138 174
Rank change year-on-year
0 +36
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 15 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.28% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.30% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 15
Median daily rate £550 £588 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% +46.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £925 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2797 3044 4987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.10% 95.63% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2217 2401 3823
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 48 75
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017, 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 12 (40.00%) Finance
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Marketing
3 7 (23.33%) Project Management
4 6 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 5 (16.67%) Facebook
5 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (16.67%) Chatbot
5 5 (16.67%) Contract Management
5 5 (16.67%) Web Services
5 5 (16.67%) PLM
5 5 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (16.67%) Product Marketing
5 5 (16.67%) Market Research
6 4 (13.33%) Product Management
6 4 (13.33%) MS Office
6 4 (13.33%) B2B
6 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.33%) Bloomberg
6 4 (13.33%) Fintech
6 4 (13.33%) Office 365
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.00%) OTC Derivatives
7 3 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (10.00%) Banking
7 3 (10.00%) Derivative
7 3 (10.00%) 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:

Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Chatbot
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) MS Project
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 11 (36.67%) Marketing
3 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.67%) Electronics
4 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 2 (6.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (3.33%) RESTful
2 1 (3.33%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (13.33%) Fintech
3 3 (10.00%) Derivative
3 3 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (10.00%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (6.67%) User Experience
5 1 (3.33%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (3.33%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (3.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Android
1 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.33%) CentOS
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Project Management
3 5 (16.67%) Contract Management
3 5 (16.67%) Market Research
3 5 (16.67%) PLM
3 5 (16.67%) Product Marketing
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (13.33%) B2B
4 4 (13.33%) Product Management
5 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Content Management
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (6.67%) Service Design
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C#
1 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Facebook
2 4 (13.33%) Bloomberg
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Adobe
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) EMC
4 1 (3.33%) Hitachi
4 1 (3.33%) NetApp