The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Product Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Manager
Rank 434 513 509
Rank change year-on-year
+79 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 180 102 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 72 71
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+27.65% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £27.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - -
Product Manager
UK

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
43899 47527 48849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.60% 94.94% 93.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 28945 30730 31404
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1518 1872 2042
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Product Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Product Manager in the job title.

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 5 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Product Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +27 98 £451 -8.75% 46
South East +21 27 £420 +19.14% 12
Yorkshire +25 16 £450 - 3
North West +15 12 £563 +54.10% 3
East of England +17 10 £409 +16.78% 3
West Midlands - 8 £500 - 2
North East -31 7 £413 +3.12%
South West +7 1 - - 2
Product Manager
UK

Product Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 England region featuring Product Manager in the job title.

1 220 (61.45%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (31.56%) Product Management
3 73 (20.39%) Finance
4 72 (20.11%) User Experience
5 70 (19.55%) Project Management
6 65 (18.16%) Scrum
7 56 (15.64%) Marketing
8 50 (13.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 48 (13.41%) Analytics
10 39 (10.89%) Service Design
11 34 (9.50%) User Stories
12 33 (9.22%) E-Commerce
13 29 (8.10%) Banking
13 29 (8.10%) Mobile App
14 28 (7.82%) Agile Project Management
14 28 (7.82%) Retail
15 27 (7.54%) PRINCE2
15 27 (7.54%) Telecoms
16 26 (7.26%) Matrix Organization
17 25 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
18 21 (5.87%) Coaching
19 20 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
19 20 (5.59%) B2B
20 18 (5.03%) Service Delivery
21 17 (4.75%) Degree
21 17 (4.75%) ITIL
22 16 (4.47%) Microsoft
22 16 (4.47%) Product Marketing
22 16 (4.47%) Kanban
23 15 (4.19%) Security Cleared

Product Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (1.96%) CMS
2 6 (1.68%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.12%) Drupal
3 4 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (0.84%) Facebook Platform
4 3 (0.84%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (0.56%) Confluence
5 2 (0.56%) SAS
6 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.28%) FileNet
Applications
1 9 (2.51%) MS Excel
1 9 (2.51%) MS Office
2 5 (1.40%) Chatbot
2 5 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (2.51%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.56%) SAP hybris
4 1 (0.28%) Summit
4 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.68%) Office 365
1 6 (1.68%) SaaS
2 4 (1.12%) Adobe Analytics
2 4 (1.12%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.12%) PaaS
2 4 (1.12%) Yammer
3 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.51%) Internet
2 6 (1.68%) Ethernet
3 5 (1.40%) Broadband
4 4 (1.12%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.84%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.84%) LAN
5 3 (0.84%) SMS
5 3 (0.84%) VoIP
5 3 (0.84%) xDSL
6 2 (0.56%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.56%) MPLS
6 2 (0.56%) PBX
6 2 (0.56%) Skype
6 2 (0.56%) VPN
6 2 (0.56%) Wireless
6 2 (0.56%) WLAN
7 1 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.28%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.23%) Big Data
2 3 (0.84%) Data Mining
2 3 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.56%) MS Access
4 1 (0.28%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.28%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.28%) Mixpanel
4 1 (0.28%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 7 (1.96%) JIRA
2 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.28%) VersionOne
General
1 73 (20.39%) Finance
2 56 (15.64%) Marketing
3 29 (8.10%) Banking
4 28 (7.82%) Retail
5 27 (7.54%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.35%) Front Office
7 11 (3.07%) Automotive
8 9 (2.51%) Advertising
8 9 (2.51%) Manufacturing
9 8 (2.23%) Publishing
10 6 (1.68%) Electronics
11 5 (1.40%) Games
11 5 (1.40%) Legal
12 4 (1.12%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.84%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.84%) Back Office
13 3 (0.84%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.84%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.40%) Velocity
2 1 (0.28%) CSS
2 1 (0.28%) FpML
2 1 (0.28%) HTML
2 1 (0.28%) JMS
2 1 (0.28%) OAuth2
2 1 (0.28%) OpenID
2 1 (0.28%) RESTful
2 1 (0.28%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 72 (20.11%) User Experience
2 29 (8.10%) Mobile App
3 20 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.07%) Tandem
5 9 (2.51%) Derivative
6 8 (2.23%) Ergonomics
7 7 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (1.68%) OTC Derivatives
8 6 (1.68%) Video on Demand
9 5 (1.40%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.12%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.12%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.12%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.84%) CMDB
11 3 (0.84%) Economics
11 3 (0.84%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (0.84%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.56%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.56%) Reference Data
12 2 (0.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.40%) Android
1 5 (1.40%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.56%) Windows
3 1 (0.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (61.45%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (31.56%) Product Management
3 70 (19.55%) Project Management
4 65 (18.16%) Scrum
5 50 (13.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 48 (13.41%) Analytics
7 39 (10.89%) Service Design
8 34 (9.50%) User Stories
9 33 (9.22%) E-Commerce
10 28 (7.82%) Agile Project Management
11 27 (7.54%) PRINCE2
12 26 (7.26%) Matrix Organization
13 25 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (5.87%) Coaching
15 20 (5.59%) B2B
16 18 (5.03%) Service Delivery
17 17 (4.75%) ITIL
18 16 (4.47%) Kanban
18 16 (4.47%) Product Marketing
19 15 (4.19%) Actionable Insight
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.12%) C
2 2 (0.56%) Java
3 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.28%) PHP
3 1 (0.28%) SQL
3 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (4.75%) Degree
2 15 (4.19%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (2.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (2.23%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.12%) MBA
7 3 (0.84%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.84%) PMP
8 2 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.63%) Disclosure Scotland
2 10 (2.79%) QA
3 7 (1.96%) SLA
4 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (4.47%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.91%) Oracle
3 10 (2.79%) Adobe
4 8 (2.23%) Facebook
4 8 (2.23%) ServiceNow
5 7 (1.96%) SAP
6 5 (1.40%) hybris
7 4 (1.12%) Google
7 4 (1.12%) Tableau
8 3 (0.84%) Cisco
8 3 (0.84%) HP
8 3 (0.84%) LANDesk
9 2 (0.56%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.56%) Avaya
9 2 (0.56%) comScore
9 2 (0.56%) EMC
9 2 (0.56%) VMware
10 1 (0.28%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.28%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.28%) Solace
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