The table below looks at the statistics for the Product Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Manager
Rank 443 446 460
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 132 108 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.24% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 73 59
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£450 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £321 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £421
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.00
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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 England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45952 44401 42082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.73% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 29584 27581 25036
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1743 1814 2016
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.24 £37.80 £40.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

Product Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Product Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Product Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Product Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Product Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Product Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Product Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Product Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Product Manager across the England region.

Product Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Product Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Product Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -7 70 £450 +5.88% 30
South East +7 31 £438 +12.17% 11
Yorkshire -13 12 £550 +12.24% 4
North West -22 8 £375 -2.59% 6
South West - 5 £369 - 3
East of England -1 3 £475 +11.76% 3
West Midlands +3 1 - - 2
East Midlands -6 1 £600 +84.61% 1
North East -28 1 - -
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Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 95 (41.85%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (29.96%) Product Management
3 55 (24.23%) Marketing
4 49 (21.59%) User Experience
5 47 (20.70%) Finance
6 40 (17.62%) E-Commerce
7 39 (17.18%) Telecoms
8 35 (15.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 33 (14.54%) User Stories
10 30 (13.22%) Scrum
11 25 (11.01%) Analytics
12 24 (10.57%) Project Management
13 23 (10.13%) Retail
14 18 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (7.05%) Internet
16 15 (6.61%) Broadband
16 15 (6.61%) Continuous Improvement
17 14 (6.17%) Banking
17 14 (6.17%) Mobile App
18 13 (5.73%) Market Research
18 13 (5.73%) WAN
18 13 (5.73%) Legal
19 12 (5.29%) Ethernet
20 11 (4.85%) Use Case
20 11 (4.85%) Business Analysis
20 11 (4.85%) People Management
21 9 (3.96%) SDLC
21 9 (3.96%) Content Management
21 9 (3.96%) JIRA
21 9 (3.96%) Product Marketing

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 9 (3.96%) CMS
2 7 (3.08%) Documentum
3 5 (2.20%) Drupal
4 3 (1.32%) Confluence
5 2 (0.88%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.44%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.44%) Moodle
6 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.44%) Lync
6 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.44%) MS Office
2 1 (0.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) WebTrends
1 3 (1.32%) Optimost
2 2 (0.88%) Tridion
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.44%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.08%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.32%) PaaS
3 1 (0.44%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.44%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.05%) Internet
2 15 (6.61%) Broadband
3 13 (5.73%) WAN
4 12 (5.29%) Ethernet
5 5 (2.20%) MPLS
6 3 (1.32%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.88%) VPN
7 2 (0.88%) LDAP
8 1 (0.44%) 3G
8 1 (0.44%) GSM
8 1 (0.44%) LAN
8 1 (0.44%) PBX
8 1 (0.44%) PSTN
8 1 (0.44%) SMS
8 1 (0.44%) 2G
8 1 (0.44%) xDSL
8 1 (0.44%) DOCSIS
8 1 (0.44%) DSLAM
8 1 (0.44%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.76%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.88%) EDMS
3 2 (0.88%) Big Data
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.44%) Spotfire
4 1 (0.44%) ObjectStore
4 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.44%) QualityStage
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (3.96%) JIRA
2 1 (0.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.44%) Subversion
General
1 55 (24.23%) Marketing
2 47 (20.70%) Finance
3 39 (17.18%) Telecoms
4 23 (10.13%) Retail
5 14 (6.17%) Banking
6 13 (5.73%) Legal
7 6 (2.64%) Italian Language
8 5 (2.20%) Games
8 5 (2.20%) Advertising
9 4 (1.76%) Norwegian Language
9 4 (1.76%) Swedish Language
9 4 (1.76%) Danish Language
10 3 (1.32%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.32%) Publishing
10 3 (1.32%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.88%) Back Office
11 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.88%) Law
11 2 (0.88%) Billing
12 1 (0.44%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.20%) HTML
1 5 (2.20%) .NET
2 3 (1.32%) CSS
2 3 (1.32%) Web Services
3 2 (0.88%) SAML
3 2 (0.88%) Middleware
3 2 (0.88%) JSON
3 2 (0.88%) HTML5
3 2 (0.88%) REST
4 1 (0.44%) CSS3
4 1 (0.44%) Django
4 1 (0.44%) jQuery
4 1 (0.44%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 49 (21.59%) User Experience
2 18 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.17%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.96%) Social Media
5 6 (2.64%) NHS
6 4 (1.76%) FMCG
7 3 (1.32%) IPTV
7 3 (1.32%) Statistics
8 2 (0.88%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.44%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.44%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.44%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.44%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.44%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.44%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.64%) Android
1 6 (2.64%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.88%) Windows
3 1 (0.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (41.85%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (29.96%) Product Management
3 40 (17.62%) E-Commerce
4 35 (15.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (14.54%) User Stories
6 30 (13.22%) Scrum
7 25 (11.01%) Analytics
8 24 (10.57%) Project Management
9 15 (6.61%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (5.73%) Market Research
11 11 (4.85%) Business Analysis
11 11 (4.85%) Use Case
11 11 (4.85%) People Management
12 9 (3.96%) SDLC
12 9 (3.96%) Content Management
12 9 (3.96%) Product Marketing
12 9 (3.96%) B2B
12 9 (3.96%) B2C
13 7 (3.08%) Document Management
14 6 (2.64%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.64%) Java
2 2 (0.88%) JavaScript
2 2 (0.88%) Python
3 1 (0.44%) Ruby
3 1 (0.44%) C
3 1 (0.44%) PHP
3 1 (0.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (3.52%) Degree
2 7 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.88%) MBA
5 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.44%) CCA
5 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.44%) ACCA
5 1 (0.44%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.88%) SLA
1 2 (0.88%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) UCITS
System Software
1 2 (0.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.88%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Nessus
1 1 (0.44%) Nmap
1 1 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (3.52%) Google
2 7 (3.08%) BT
3 6 (2.64%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.20%) Adobe
4 5 (2.20%) EMC
5 4 (1.76%) OpenText
6 3 (1.32%) IBM
6 3 (1.32%) Maxymiser
6 3 (1.32%) Tealeaf
6 3 (1.32%) Omniture
7 2 (0.88%) SAP
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle
7 2 (0.88%) HP
8 1 (0.44%) Informatica
8 1 (0.44%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.44%) Cadence
8 1 (0.44%) Teradata
8 1 (0.44%) Huawei
8 1 (0.44%) Coverity
8 1 (0.44%) Elastic Path
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