The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Manager
Rank 457 460 460
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 118 84 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 54 49
Average daily rate
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£425 £433 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% +8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £381 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £543 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £416 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +18.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £36.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +83.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45632 43161 48999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.45% 92.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28179 25919 27988
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1967 2541
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Product Manager
UK

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 +38 73 £450 -5.26% 35
South East -21 18 £390 -8.23% 6
North West +15 12 £400 - 4
Yorkshire - 7 £490 - 2
East Midlands - 2 £325 - 2
East of England -18 1 £363 - 4
South West - - - - 5
West Midlands - - - - 2
Midlands - - - -
Product Manager
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Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (36.82%) Product Management
2 61 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (18.60%) Marketing
4 40 (15.50%) E-Commerce
5 37 (14.34%) Project Management
6 33 (12.79%) Finance
7 29 (11.24%) Banking
7 29 (11.24%) Retail
7 29 (11.24%) User Stories
8 27 (10.47%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (9.30%) Scrum
10 23 (8.91%) B2B
11 21 (8.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (7.75%) Telecoms
13 16 (6.20%) Security Cleared
14 15 (5.81%) Analytics
15 14 (5.43%) B2C
15 14 (5.43%) Internet
16 13 (5.04%) Business Analysis
17 11 (4.26%) German Language
17 11 (4.26%) Agile Project Management
18 10 (3.88%) Degree
18 10 (3.88%) Service Delivery
19 9 (3.49%) Business Development
19 9 (3.49%) Mobile App
20 8 (3.10%) Migration
20 8 (3.10%) .NET
21 7 (2.71%) MS Visio
21 7 (2.71%) MS Excel
21 7 (2.71%) Games

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 3 (1.16%) SharePoint
1 3 (1.16%) CMS
2 2 (0.78%) IIS
2 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.39%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.39%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (0.39%) Confluence
3 1 (0.39%) Alfresco
Applications
1 7 (2.71%) MS Visio
1 7 (2.71%) MS Excel
1 7 (2.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (1.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) MS Project
3 1 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.39%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.16%) SaaS
2 2 (0.78%) Office 365
3 1 (0.39%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.43%) Internet
2 5 (1.94%) Intranet
3 4 (1.55%) Broadband
4 3 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.16%) DNS
5 2 (0.78%) NAS
5 2 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.78%) Multicast
5 2 (0.78%) IPsec
5 2 (0.78%) EIGRP
5 2 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.78%) VoIP
5 2 (0.78%) LAN
5 2 (0.78%) SMS
5 2 (0.78%) DHCP
5 2 (0.78%) SAN
5 2 (0.78%) MPLS
5 2 (0.78%) OSPF
5 2 (0.78%) BGP
5 2 (0.78%) DOCSIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.78%) Big Data
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database
2 2 (0.78%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.39%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (1.16%) JIRA
2 1 (0.39%) Axure RP
General
1 48 (18.60%) Marketing
2 33 (12.79%) Finance
3 29 (11.24%) Banking
3 29 (11.24%) Retail
4 20 (7.75%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.26%) German Language
6 7 (2.71%) Games
6 7 (2.71%) Retail Banking
7 6 (2.33%) French Language
7 6 (2.33%) Legal
8 5 (1.94%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.55%) Dutch Language
9 4 (1.55%) Publishing
9 4 (1.55%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.16%) Advertising
10 3 (1.16%) Law
10 3 (1.16%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.78%) Electronics
11 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.10%) .NET
2 2 (0.78%) .NET Framework
2 2 (0.78%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (0.78%) HTML
2 2 (0.78%) Web Services
3 1 (0.39%) XML
3 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.39%) Flash
3 1 (0.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.49%) Mobile App
2 6 (2.33%) Open Source
3 5 (1.94%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (1.55%) New Media
4 4 (1.55%) Tandem
5 3 (1.16%) iDTV
5 3 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.16%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.16%) Video on Demand
5 3 (1.16%) Online Games
5 3 (1.16%) Blog
6 2 (0.78%) Derivative
6 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (0.78%) Equities
6 2 (0.78%) Mobile Games
6 2 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (0.78%) W3C
7 1 (0.39%) DTV
7 1 (0.39%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.78%) Android
1 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
1 2 (0.78%) Windows
1 2 (0.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (36.82%) Product Management
2 61 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (15.50%) E-Commerce
4 37 (14.34%) Project Management
5 29 (11.24%) User Stories
6 27 (10.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (9.30%) Scrum
8 23 (8.91%) B2B
9 21 (8.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (5.81%) Analytics
11 14 (5.43%) B2C
12 13 (5.04%) Business Analysis
13 11 (4.26%) Agile Project Management
14 10 (3.88%) Service Delivery
15 9 (3.49%) Business Development
16 8 (3.10%) Migration
17 7 (2.71%) Change Management
17 7 (2.71%) Customer Insight
17 7 (2.71%) Use Case
18 6 (2.33%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.55%) JavaScript
2 3 (1.16%) Java
3 2 (0.78%) Ruby
4 1 (0.39%) C
4 1 (0.39%) C#
4 1 (0.39%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (6.20%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.88%) Degree
3 7 (2.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.78%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (2.33%) Cognos
1 6 (2.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.55%) Oracle
3 3 (1.16%) Business Objects
4 2 (0.78%) Google
4 2 (0.78%) F5
4 2 (0.78%) Facebook
4 2 (0.78%) SAP
4 2 (0.78%) Cisco
4 2 (0.78%) EMC
4 2 (0.78%) NetApp
4 2 (0.78%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.39%) Juniper
5 1 (0.39%) HP
5 1 (0.39%) Progress
5 1 (0.39%) ExactTarget
5 1 (0.39%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.39%) Omniture
London
Radiant Info
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
Volt
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Harrogate
DP Connect
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
East Midlands
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago