The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Product Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Product Manager
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 54 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.34% - 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% - 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
558 572 614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.74% 94.86% 96.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 285 306
Median daily rate £425 £390 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 50 48
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.00 £20.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -28.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.94 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Product Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Product Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Product Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Product Manager across the Hertfordshire region.

Product Manager Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Product Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Product Manager across the Hertfordshire region.

Product Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Product Manager Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Product Manager in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) User Stories
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Product Management
1 2 (50.00%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Product Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Minimum Viable Product
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
1 2 (50.00%) Product Management
1 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle