The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 London 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Manager
Rank 331 353 326
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 71 51 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.23% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 42 40
Average daily rate
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£470 £463 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% +13.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £375 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £550 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £418 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +19.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21546 22422 24477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.78% 92.46% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14798 15261 15876
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 472 642
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £42.50 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Product Manager
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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
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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 +19 16 £475 - 8
Docklands, London - 1 £525 -
Paddington - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Product Manager
England

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 57 (32.76%) Product Management
2 38 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (16.09%) E-Commerce
4 27 (15.52%) Marketing
5 25 (14.37%) Retail
5 25 (14.37%) Finance
6 24 (13.79%) Project Management
7 23 (13.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (13.22%) Banking
8 19 (10.92%) User Stories
9 17 (9.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (9.77%) Scrum
10 13 (7.47%) Analytics
11 11 (6.32%) Telecoms
12 10 (5.75%) Business Analysis
12 10 (5.75%) Internet
12 10 (5.75%) Security Cleared
12 10 (5.75%) Degree
13 9 (5.17%) German Language
14 8 (4.60%) B2C
15 7 (4.02%) MS Visio
15 7 (4.02%) MS Excel
15 7 (4.02%) Games
15 7 (4.02%) Retail Banking
15 7 (4.02%) Digital Media
16 6 (3.45%) Market Research
16 6 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
17 5 (2.87%) Web Analytics
17 5 (2.87%) Data Analysis
17 5 (2.87%) Investment Banking

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 2 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (1.15%) CMS
2 1 (0.57%) Alfresco
2 1 (0.57%) Confluence
2 1 (0.57%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (4.02%) MS Excel
1 7 (4.02%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.87%) MS Office
4 1 (0.57%) MS Project
4 1 (0.57%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.15%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.57%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.15%) SaaS
2 1 (0.57%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.75%) Internet
2 4 (2.30%) Intranet
3 2 (1.15%) NAS
3 2 (1.15%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (1.15%) Multicast
3 2 (1.15%) MPLS
3 2 (1.15%) OSPF
3 2 (1.15%) BGP
3 2 (1.15%) EIGRP
3 2 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.15%) IPsec
3 2 (1.15%) Broadband
3 2 (1.15%) VoIP
3 2 (1.15%) DHCP
3 2 (1.15%) DNS
3 2 (1.15%) SAN
4 1 (0.57%) HTTP
4 1 (0.57%) WAN
4 1 (0.57%) GSM
4 1 (0.57%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.15%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.57%) Spotfire
2 1 (0.57%) Big Data
2 1 (0.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (1.72%) JIRA
2 1 (0.57%) Axure RP
General
1 27 (15.52%) Marketing
2 25 (14.37%) Finance
2 25 (14.37%) Retail
3 23 (13.22%) Banking
4 11 (6.32%) Telecoms
5 9 (5.17%) German Language
6 7 (4.02%) Games
6 7 (4.02%) Retail Banking
7 5 (2.87%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.87%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.30%) Legal
8 4 (2.30%) Advertising
9 3 (1.72%) Spanish Language
9 3 (1.72%) Dutch Language
9 3 (1.72%) French Language
10 2 (1.15%) Publishing
10 2 (1.15%) Law
11 1 (0.57%) Electronics
11 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.57%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.87%) .NET
2 2 (1.15%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (1.15%) HTML
3 1 (0.57%) HTML5
3 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.57%) XML
3 1 (0.57%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.02%) Digital Media
2 5 (2.87%) New Media
2 5 (2.87%) Mobile App
2 5 (2.87%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (2.30%) Open Source
4 3 (1.72%) Video on Demand
4 3 (1.72%) iDTV
4 3 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.72%) Tandem
4 3 (1.72%) Blog
4 3 (1.72%) Online Games
5 2 (1.15%) Derivative
5 2 (1.15%) Mobile Games
5 2 (1.15%) W3C
5 2 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.15%) Equities
5 2 (1.15%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.57%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.15%) Android
1 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.76%) Product Management
2 38 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (16.09%) E-Commerce
4 24 (13.79%) Project Management
5 23 (13.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (10.92%) User Stories
7 17 (9.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (9.77%) Scrum
8 13 (7.47%) Analytics
9 10 (5.75%) Business Analysis
10 8 (4.60%) B2C
11 6 (3.45%) Market Research
12 5 (2.87%) Customer Insight
12 5 (2.87%) Web Analytics
12 5 (2.87%) Web Development
12 5 (2.87%) Data Analysis
13 4 (2.30%) CRM
13 4 (2.30%) Service Delivery
13 4 (2.30%) Change Management
13 4 (2.30%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.72%) Java
2 2 (1.15%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.15%) Ruby
3 1 (0.57%) R
3 1 (0.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (5.75%) Degree
1 10 (5.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.57%) QA
1 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (2.30%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.72%) Business Objects
2 3 (1.72%) Cognos
3 2 (1.15%) Progress
3 2 (1.15%) Cisco
3 2 (1.15%) EMC
3 2 (1.15%) NetApp
3 2 (1.15%) TIBCO
3 2 (1.15%) Google
3 2 (1.15%) F5
3 2 (1.15%) Oracle
4 1 (0.57%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.57%) ExactTarget
4 1 (0.57%) Omniture
4 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.57%) Juniper
4 1 (0.57%) HP
4 1 (0.57%) SAP
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