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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Manager
Rank 456 511 478
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 181 110 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.22% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 92 77
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £456 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.06% +14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £34.93 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
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
47329 49028 46882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.82% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31108 31722 28936
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1425 1851 1927
Median hourly rate £17.45 £16.83 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% +1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +65 117 £450 +1.40% 68
South East +19 29 £475 +5.55% 10
Yorkshire +2 16 £550 - 2
West Midlands -23 11 £600 - 5
North West -6 3 £575 +43.75% 1
North East - 3 £550 -
East of England +24 2 £493 +9.44% 4
South West -1 1 £675 +74.19% 2
Product Manager
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Product Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 216 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (26.32%) Product Management
3 81 (23.68%) Project Management
4 77 (22.51%) User Experience
5 76 (22.22%) Scrum
6 64 (18.71%) Finance
7 53 (15.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 48 (14.04%) Marketing
9 40 (11.70%) Banking
10 39 (11.40%) User Stories
11 36 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
11 36 (10.53%) Service Design
12 35 (10.23%) E-Commerce
13 32 (9.36%) Agile Project Management
14 30 (8.77%) Mobile App
15 28 (8.19%) Service Delivery
16 26 (7.60%) Microsoft
17 24 (7.02%) Retail
17 24 (7.02%) Analytics
18 22 (6.43%) Continuous Improvement
18 22 (6.43%) Security Cleared
19 21 (6.14%) Degree
19 21 (6.14%) Actionable Insight
20 20 (5.85%) Publishing
21 19 (5.56%) CRM
21 19 (5.56%) Open Source
22 18 (5.26%) Android
23 17 (4.97%) Apple iOS
24 16 (4.68%) Customer Insight
24 16 (4.68%) Legal

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 10 (2.92%) CMS
2 8 (2.34%) Skype for Business
3 7 (2.05%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (1.46%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.17%) Drupal
5 4 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.29%) FileNet
7 1 (0.29%) SAS
7 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (4.09%) MS Office
2 12 (3.51%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) Open Workbench
4 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.63%) SaaS
2 7 (2.05%) Office 365
3 5 (1.46%) IaaS
4 4 (1.17%) PaaS
5 3 (0.88%) Yammer
6 2 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.29%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.29%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.92%) Internet
2 7 (2.05%) Broadband
2 7 (2.05%) VPN
3 5 (1.46%) Skype
4 4 (1.17%) LDAP
4 4 (1.17%) Network Security
4 4 (1.17%) S/MIME
5 3 (0.88%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.88%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.88%) IPsec
5 3 (0.88%) SSL
6 2 (0.58%) FTP
6 2 (0.58%) Intranet
6 2 (0.58%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.58%) Wireless
7 1 (0.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.29%) LAN
7 1 (0.29%) SWIFTNet
7 1 (0.29%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.58%) Big Data
1 2 (0.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.29%) DB2
2 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.29%) Mixpanel
2 1 (0.29%) PowerCenter
2 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (2.34%) JIRA
2 1 (0.29%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 64 (18.71%) Finance
2 48 (14.04%) Marketing
3 40 (11.70%) Banking
4 24 (7.02%) Retail
5 20 (5.85%) Publishing
6 16 (4.68%) Legal
7 13 (3.80%) Telecoms
8 12 (3.51%) Games
9 7 (2.05%) Law
10 6 (1.75%) Automotive
10 6 (1.75%) Electronics
11 5 (1.46%) Front Office
11 5 (1.46%) Investment Banking
11 5 (1.46%) Retail Banking
12 4 (1.17%) Advertising
13 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.58%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.29%) Billing
14 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.63%) Velocity
2 5 (1.46%) .NET
3 3 (0.88%) HTML
3 3 (0.88%) RESTful
4 2 (0.58%) CSS
4 2 (0.58%) J2EE
4 2 (0.58%) JSON
4 2 (0.58%) XML
5 1 (0.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.29%) JMS
5 1 (0.29%) SAML
5 1 (0.29%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 77 (22.51%) User Experience
2 36 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (8.77%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.05%) PKI
5 6 (1.75%) Digital Media
5 6 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (1.75%) Tandem
6 5 (1.46%) CESG
6 5 (1.46%) Fintech
6 5 (1.46%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.46%) Smartphone
6 5 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (1.46%) Video on Demand
7 4 (1.17%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (1.17%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.17%) e-Learning
7 4 (1.17%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.17%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (1.17%) PMI
8 3 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.26%) Android
2 17 (4.97%) Apple iOS
3 8 (2.34%) Windows
4 3 (0.88%) Linux
4 3 (0.88%) Ubuntu
4 3 (0.88%) Windows 10
4 3 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (26.32%) Product Management
3 81 (23.68%) Project Management
4 76 (22.22%) Scrum
5 53 (15.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (11.40%) User Stories
7 36 (10.53%) Service Design
8 35 (10.23%) E-Commerce
9 32 (9.36%) Agile Project Management
10 28 (8.19%) Service Delivery
11 24 (7.02%) Analytics
12 22 (6.43%) Continuous Improvement
13 21 (6.14%) Actionable Insight
14 19 (5.56%) CRM
14 19 (5.56%) Open Source
15 16 (4.68%) Customer Insight
16 15 (4.39%) SDLC
17 14 (4.09%) Change Management
17 14 (4.09%) Coaching
17 14 (4.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.75%) JavaScript
2 5 (1.46%) Java
3 3 (0.88%) C
3 3 (0.88%) PHP
4 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.29%) SQL
4 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (6.43%) Security Cleared
2 21 (6.14%) Degree
3 14 (4.09%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (2.05%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.46%) MBA
7 4 (1.17%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.88%) PMP
9 2 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (1.75%) QA
3 3 (0.88%) MiFID
3 3 (0.88%) SLA
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 6 (1.75%) Hyper-V
1 6 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.46%) AirWatch
2 2 (0.58%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (7.60%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.22%) Apple
3 8 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (2.05%) VMware
5 5 (1.46%) MobileIron
6 4 (1.17%) Adobe
7 3 (0.88%) Cisco
7 3 (0.88%) LANDesk
7 3 (0.88%) Progress
8 2 (0.58%) Google
8 2 (0.58%) HP
8 2 (0.58%) hybris
8 2 (0.58%) SAP
8 2 (0.58%) Twitter
9 1 (0.29%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.29%) comScore
9 1 (0.29%) F5
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle
9 1 (0.29%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.29%) Solace
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