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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Manager
Rank 441 489 498
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 186 134 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.27% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 91 77
Median daily rate £475 £425 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £325 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
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
46856 50029 49209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.03% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 30915 32483 30579
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1539 1928 1999
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
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 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +83 139 £450 - 44
South East +14 30 £475 +26.66% 10
Yorkshire +22 10 £463 +32.14% 2
West Midlands -27 4 £525 +22.09% 3
North West +3 1 £550 +18.91% 1
North East -28 1 - -
Product Manager
UK

Product Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 234 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (28.06%) Product Management
3 79 (21.94%) Scrum
4 77 (21.39%) User Experience
5 72 (20.00%) Project Management
6 71 (19.72%) Finance
7 68 (18.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 56 (15.56%) Marketing
9 38 (10.56%) E-Commerce
9 38 (10.56%) Service Design
10 34 (9.44%) User Stories
11 33 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
11 33 (9.17%) Banking
12 32 (8.89%) Analytics
13 28 (7.78%) Mobile App
13 28 (7.78%) Agile Project Management
14 23 (6.39%) Matrix Organization
15 22 (6.11%) Continuous Improvement
15 22 (6.11%) Retail
15 22 (6.11%) Microsoft
15 22 (6.11%) Service Delivery
15 22 (6.11%) Telecoms
16 20 (5.56%) Degree
17 19 (5.28%) Publishing
18 18 (5.00%) CRM
18 18 (5.00%) Customer Insight
18 18 (5.00%) Actionable Insight
19 17 (4.72%) Open Source
19 17 (4.72%) Product Marketing
20 15 (4.17%) 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 (1.94%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (1.11%) CMS
3 4 (1.11%) Drupal
3 4 (1.11%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.83%) Facebook Platform
5 2 (0.56%) SAS
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.28%) Confluence
6 1 (0.28%) FileNet
6 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (3.89%) MS Office
2 10 (2.78%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) Open Workbench
4 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.28%) Summit
3 1 (0.28%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.50%) Office 365
2 7 (1.94%) SaaS
3 5 (1.39%) IaaS
4 4 (1.11%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.11%) Yammer
5 3 (0.83%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.50%) Internet
2 5 (1.39%) Broadband
3 4 (1.11%) Ethernet
3 4 (1.11%) VPN
4 3 (0.83%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.83%) Network Security
5 2 (0.56%) FTP
5 2 (0.56%) Intranet
5 2 (0.56%) LAN
5 2 (0.56%) MPLS
5 2 (0.56%) Wireless
6 1 (0.28%) DOCSIS
6 1 (0.28%) DSLAM
6 1 (0.28%) Firewall
6 1 (0.28%) LDAP
6 1 (0.28%) NFC
6 1 (0.28%) PSTN
6 1 (0.28%) S/MIME
6 1 (0.28%) Softphone
6 1 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.83%) Big Data
2 1 (0.28%) Apache Hive
2 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.28%) Mixpanel
2 1 (0.28%) PowerCenter
2 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (2.22%) JIRA
2 2 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.28%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (0.28%) VersionOne
General
1 71 (19.72%) Finance
2 56 (15.56%) Marketing
3 33 (9.17%) Banking
4 22 (6.11%) Retail
4 22 (6.11%) Telecoms
5 19 (5.28%) Publishing
6 14 (3.89%) Legal
7 10 (2.78%) Front Office
8 8 (2.22%) Electronics
8 8 (2.22%) Games
9 6 (1.67%) Automotive
10 5 (1.39%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.11%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.11%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.83%) Law
13 2 (0.56%) Advertising
13 2 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.28%) Billing
14 1 (0.28%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.67%) Velocity
2 3 (0.83%) .NET
2 3 (0.83%) RESTful
3 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.28%) HTML
3 1 (0.28%) J2EE
3 1 (0.28%) JMS
3 1 (0.28%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 77 (21.39%) User Experience
2 33 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (7.78%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.50%) Tandem
5 6 (1.67%) Video on Demand
6 5 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.39%) Digital Media
6 5 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.11%) e-Learning
7 4 (1.11%) Social Media
8 3 (0.83%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (0.83%) CMDB
8 3 (0.83%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (0.83%) Statistics
8 3 (0.83%) Video Editing
9 2 (0.56%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.56%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.56%) PMI
9 2 (0.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.67%) Android
2 5 (1.39%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.11%) Windows
4 1 (0.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (28.06%) Product Management
3 79 (21.94%) Scrum
4 72 (20.00%) Project Management
5 68 (18.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (10.56%) E-Commerce
6 38 (10.56%) Service Design
7 34 (9.44%) User Stories
8 32 (8.89%) Analytics
9 28 (7.78%) Agile Project Management
10 23 (6.39%) Matrix Organization
11 22 (6.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 22 (6.11%) Service Delivery
12 18 (5.00%) Actionable Insight
12 18 (5.00%) CRM
12 18 (5.00%) Customer Insight
13 17 (4.72%) Open Source
13 17 (4.72%) Product Marketing
14 15 (4.17%) SDLC
15 14 (3.89%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.11%) C
2 3 (0.83%) Java
2 3 (0.83%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.56%) PHP
3 2 (0.56%) SQL
4 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.28%) VB
4 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (5.56%) Degree
2 15 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.06%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.67%) MBA
6 2 (0.56%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.61%) QA
2 11 (3.06%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (1.94%) SLA
4 2 (0.56%) MiFID
5 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
1 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.83%) SCCM
2 1 (0.28%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.28%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 22 (6.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (1.11%) Adobe
3 4 (1.11%) Apple
3 4 (1.11%) Google
4 3 (0.83%) Facebook
4 3 (0.83%) HP
4 3 (0.83%) hybris
4 3 (0.83%) LANDesk
4 3 (0.83%) SAP
4 3 (0.83%) VMware
5 2 (0.56%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.56%) Cisco
5 2 (0.56%) comScore
5 2 (0.56%) Progress
5 2 (0.56%) Twitter
6 1 (0.28%) Citrix
6 1 (0.28%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.28%) IBM
6 1 (0.28%) Murex
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