The table below looks at the statistics for the Product Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Manager
Rank 340 340 306
Rank change year-on-year
0 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 66 71 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.34% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.36% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 58 61
Average daily rate £500 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £583 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.66 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £57.50
Product Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20120 19835 20493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 94.52% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14240 14068 13851
Average daily rate £450 £445 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 331 399
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Product Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Product Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Product Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Product Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Product Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Product Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Product Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Product Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Product Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Product Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Product Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +36 9 £563 +40.62% 8
Westminster -7 1 £500 -4.76%
Product Manager
England

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 67 (52.34%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (21.09%) E-Commerce
2 27 (21.09%) Finance
3 26 (20.31%) Product Management
4 22 (17.19%) User Experience
4 22 (17.19%) Banking
5 21 (16.41%) Marketing
6 18 (14.06%) Scrum
7 15 (11.72%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (11.72%) User Stories
8 14 (10.94%) Retail
9 13 (10.16%) Degree
10 12 (9.38%) Analytics
10 12 (9.38%) Project Management
11 10 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (7.03%) Mobile App
13 8 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (6.25%) JIRA
14 7 (5.47%) Time Management
14 7 (5.47%) Confluence
14 7 (5.47%) CMS
14 7 (5.47%) Service Delivery
14 7 (5.47%) Mainframe
14 7 (5.47%) Publishing
15 6 (4.69%) SEO
15 6 (4.69%) Games
15 6 (4.69%) Data Management
15 6 (4.69%) Systems Analysis
15 6 (4.69%) Apple iOS
15 6 (4.69%) Security Cleared

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 7 (5.47%) CMS
1 7 (5.47%) Confluence
2 2 (1.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) MS Office
2 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.78%) Magento
2 1 (0.78%) nopCommerce
2 1 (0.78%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) SaaS
2 3 (2.34%) PaaS
3 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.78%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.34%) Internet
2 2 (1.56%) Firewall
2 2 (1.56%) HTTP
2 2 (1.56%) LDAP
3 1 (0.78%) 3GPP
3 1 (0.78%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.78%) Broadband
3 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (0.78%) JBehave
General
1 27 (21.09%) Finance
2 22 (17.19%) Banking
3 21 (16.41%) Marketing
4 14 (10.94%) Retail
5 7 (5.47%) Publishing
6 6 (4.69%) Games
7 5 (3.91%) Advertising
8 3 (2.34%) Law
8 3 (2.34%) Retail Banking
8 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.56%) Back Office
10 1 (0.78%) Billing
10 1 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.78%) French Language
10 1 (0.78%) Front Office
10 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.78%) Legal
10 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.78%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.78%) .NET
1 1 (0.78%) CSS
1 1 (0.78%) HTML
1 1 (0.78%) Middleware
1 1 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.19%) User Experience
2 9 (7.03%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.47%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.13%) Derivative
5 4 (3.13%) Fintech
6 3 (2.34%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.34%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.56%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.56%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.78%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.78%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.78%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.78%) FMCG
8 1 (0.78%) Handset
8 1 (0.78%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (0.78%) Telematics
8 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.69%) Android
1 6 (4.69%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.34%) Linux
2 3 (2.34%) MVS
2 3 (2.34%) Solaris
2 3 (2.34%) Unix
2 3 (2.34%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (52.34%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (21.09%) E-Commerce
3 26 (20.31%) Product Management
4 18 (14.06%) Scrum
5 15 (11.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (11.72%) User Stories
6 12 (9.38%) Analytics
6 12 (9.38%) Project Management
7 10 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (5.47%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.47%) Time Management
9 6 (4.69%) Data Management
9 6 (4.69%) SEO
9 6 (4.69%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (4.69%) Use Case
10 5 (3.91%) Business Analysis
10 5 (3.91%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (3.91%) Re-Platforming
11 4 (3.13%) SDLC
11 4 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
1 1 (0.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (10.16%) Degree
2 6 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) CFA
4 1 (0.78%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) QA
2 2 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.56%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (1.56%) EMIR
2 2 (1.56%) MiFID
2 2 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.56%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.56%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.34%) Google
2 3 (2.34%) SAP
3 2 (1.56%) ATG
3 2 (1.56%) Avaya
3 2 (1.56%) Cisco
3 2 (1.56%) Citrix
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle
3 2 (1.56%) VMware
4 1 (0.78%) Apple
4 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.78%) Endeca
4 1 (0.78%) hybris
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