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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Manager
Rank 443 409 470
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +61
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 147 94 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 61 68
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +10 105 £375 -11.76% 47
South East +3 22 £390 -0.63% 9
North East - 8 £475 - 1
East of England -22 7 £406 -39.81% 8
North West -14 3 £400 -15.78% 8
West Midlands - 2 £300 -
South West - - - - 4
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 3
Product Manager
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Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 118 (45.74%) Product Management
2 68 (26.36%) E-Commerce
3 47 (18.22%) Project Management
4 43 (16.67%) Marketing
5 39 (15.12%) Finance
6 38 (14.73%) Analytics
7 35 (13.57%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (10.47%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (10.08%) Retail
9 26 (10.08%) B2C
10 23 (8.91%) User Stories
11 22 (8.53%) Web Development
11 22 (8.53%) Scrum
12 18 (6.98%) Web Analytics
12 18 (6.98%) Banking
13 16 (6.20%) Telecoms
14 15 (5.81%) B2B
15 14 (5.43%) Internet
15 14 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (5.43%) Digital Media
16 13 (5.04%) Business Analysis
17 12 (4.65%) Degree
17 12 (4.65%) German Language
17 12 (4.65%) Market Research
18 11 (4.26%) Business Development
19 10 (3.88%) Service Delivery
19 10 (3.88%) Games
19 10 (3.88%) WebTrends
20 9 (3.49%) Continuous Improvement
21 8 (3.10%) Mobile App

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (1.94%) CMS
2 4 (1.55%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.16%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (0.78%) Alfresco
Applications
1 7 (2.71%) MS Excel
1 7 (2.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.94%) MS Office
4 1 (0.39%) MS Project
4 1 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 10 (3.88%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.39%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.16%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.39%) SaaS
2 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.43%) Internet
2 7 (2.71%) SAN
2 7 (2.71%) Broadband
2 7 (2.71%) NAS
3 5 (1.94%) HTTP
4 4 (1.55%) Network Security
4 4 (1.55%) Intranet
5 3 (1.16%) MVNO
6 2 (0.78%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.78%) LAN
6 2 (0.78%) SMS
6 2 (0.78%) WAN
7 1 (0.39%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.39%) VoIP
7 1 (0.39%) DVB
7 1 (0.39%) Wireless
7 1 (0.39%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (0.78%) Big Data
2 2 (0.78%) MySQL
2 2 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.39%) JIRA
1 1 (0.39%) Axure RP
General
1 43 (16.67%) Marketing
2 39 (15.12%) Finance
3 26 (10.08%) Retail
4 18 (6.98%) Banking
5 16 (6.20%) Telecoms
6 12 (4.65%) German Language
7 10 (3.88%) Games
8 6 (2.33%) French Language
8 6 (2.33%) Publishing
8 6 (2.33%) Legal
8 6 (2.33%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.94%) Advertising
9 5 (1.94%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.94%) Multimedia
10 3 (1.16%) Billing
10 3 (1.16%) Dutch Language
10 3 (1.16%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.78%) Electronics
12 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.16%) HTML
2 2 (0.78%) Spring
2 2 (0.78%) XML
3 1 (0.39%) Flash
3 1 (0.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.43%) Digital Media
2 8 (3.10%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.71%) Mobile Payment
3 7 (2.71%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (2.33%) Social Media
5 5 (1.94%) Online Games
5 5 (1.94%) New Media
6 4 (1.55%) Linked Data
6 4 (1.55%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.16%) iDTV
7 3 (1.16%) Tandem
7 3 (1.16%) Wiki
7 3 (1.16%) Blog
7 3 (1.16%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.78%) Mobile Games
8 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.78%) DTV
8 2 (0.78%) PMI
8 2 (0.78%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
1 2 (0.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (45.74%) Product Management
2 68 (26.36%) E-Commerce
3 47 (18.22%) Project Management
4 38 (14.73%) Analytics
5 35 (13.57%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (10.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (10.08%) B2C
8 23 (8.91%) User Stories
9 22 (8.53%) Web Development
9 22 (8.53%) Scrum
10 18 (6.98%) Web Analytics
11 15 (5.81%) B2B
12 14 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (5.04%) Business Analysis
14 12 (4.65%) Market Research
15 11 (4.26%) Business Development
16 10 (3.88%) Service Delivery
17 9 (3.49%) Continuous Improvement
18 8 (3.10%) Product Marketing
19 7 (2.71%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.16%) Java
1 3 (1.16%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.39%) C
2 1 (0.39%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (4.65%) Degree
2 7 (2.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.55%) CISA
3 4 (1.55%) CISSP
4 3 (1.16%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.78%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.39%) PMP
6 1 (0.39%) MBA
6 1 (0.39%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.39%) Basel II
1 1 (0.39%) QA
1 1 (0.39%) EMIR
1 1 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (2.71%) NetApp
1 7 (2.71%) EMC
2 5 (1.94%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.55%) Google
4 2 (0.78%) Facebook
4 2 (0.78%) Elastic Path
4 2 (0.78%) Avaya
4 2 (0.78%) Oracle
4 2 (0.78%) SAP
4 2 (0.78%) Cognos
4 2 (0.78%) Cisco
5 1 (0.39%) Progress
5 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.39%) Genesys
5 1 (0.39%) Omniture
5 1 (0.39%) Polycom
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Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Rate: £280 - £305 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £425 - £500 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £650 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £650 per day
Posted: 26 days ago