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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Product Manager
Rank 346 359 376
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 69 74 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.31% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.33% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 54 33
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £522 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £421
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
21943 22179 23245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.65% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 15426 15072 15942
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 321 416 451
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £45.00 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -3 8 £525 +10.52% 9
Product Manager
England

Product Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 53 (39.85%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (33.83%) Product Management
3 40 (30.08%) Finance
4 28 (21.05%) Marketing
5 26 (19.55%) User Experience
6 22 (16.54%) E-Commerce
7 20 (15.04%) Retail
8 19 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (12.78%) User Stories
10 15 (11.28%) Analytics
11 13 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (9.77%) Telecoms
11 13 (9.77%) Scrum
12 12 (9.02%) Project Management
12 12 (9.02%) Banking
13 11 (8.27%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (6.77%) Content Management
14 9 (6.77%) CMS
15 8 (6.02%) Advertising
15 8 (6.02%) Business Analysis
16 7 (5.26%) B2B
16 7 (5.26%) Legal
16 7 (5.26%) SDLC
17 6 (4.51%) Degree
17 6 (4.51%) Document Management
17 6 (4.51%) Documentum
17 6 (4.51%) HTML
18 5 (3.76%) .NET
18 5 (3.76%) Microsoft
18 5 (3.76%) EMC

Product Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 9 (6.77%) CMS
2 6 (4.51%) Documentum
3 5 (3.76%) Drupal
4 2 (1.50%) Confluence
4 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.75%) Lync
5 1 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.75%) Alfresco
Applications
1 3 (2.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Tridion
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) PaaS
2 1 (0.75%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.26%) Internet
2 2 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.50%) LDAP
2 2 (1.50%) Broadband
2 2 (1.50%) WAN
3 1 (0.75%) GSM
3 1 (0.75%) PBX
3 1 (0.75%) SMS
3 1 (0.75%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.75%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.01%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.26%) Big Data
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.75%) ObjectStore
4 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.75%) QualityStage
4 1 (0.75%) EDMS
4 1 (0.75%) Spotfire
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (3.76%) JIRA
2 1 (0.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.75%) Subversion
General
1 40 (30.08%) Finance
2 28 (21.05%) Marketing
3 20 (15.04%) Retail
4 13 (9.77%) Telecoms
5 12 (9.02%) Banking
6 8 (6.02%) Advertising
7 7 (5.26%) Legal
8 5 (3.76%) Retail Banking
9 4 (3.01%) Publishing
10 3 (2.26%) Games
10 3 (2.26%) Billing
11 2 (1.50%) Law
12 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.75%) Front Office
12 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.51%) HTML
2 5 (3.76%) .NET
3 4 (3.01%) CSS
4 3 (2.26%) Web Services
5 2 (1.50%) SAML
5 2 (1.50%) Middleware
5 2 (1.50%) jQuery
5 2 (1.50%) HTML5
6 1 (0.75%) REST
6 1 (0.75%) CSS3
6 1 (0.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.55%) User Experience
2 13 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.76%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.26%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.26%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.50%) FMCG
5 2 (1.50%) Telematics
5 2 (1.50%) IPTV
5 2 (1.50%) Derivative
5 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.50%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.75%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.75%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.75%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (0.75%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.75%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.76%) Android
1 5 (3.76%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.26%) Windows
3 1 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (39.85%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (33.83%) Product Management
3 22 (16.54%) E-Commerce
4 19 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (12.78%) User Stories
6 15 (11.28%) Analytics
7 13 (9.77%) Scrum
8 12 (9.02%) Project Management
9 11 (8.27%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (6.77%) Content Management
11 8 (6.02%) Business Analysis
12 7 (5.26%) B2B
12 7 (5.26%) SDLC
13 6 (4.51%) Document Management
14 4 (3.01%) Market Research
14 4 (3.01%) Validation
14 4 (3.01%) Migration
14 4 (3.01%) SEO
15 3 (2.26%) Risk Management
15 3 (2.26%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.01%) Java
2 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.75%) SQL
2 1 (0.75%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (4.51%) Degree
2 4 (3.01%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.50%) MBA
3 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) CCA
4 1 (0.75%) ACCA
4 1 (0.75%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) QA
2 2 (1.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.75%) UCITS
System Software
1 2 (1.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.50%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) SCCM
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (3.76%) Microsoft
1 5 (3.76%) EMC
2 4 (3.01%) OpenText
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle
3 3 (2.26%) Google
4 2 (1.50%) SAP
4 2 (1.50%) Adobe
4 2 (1.50%) HP
5 1 (0.75%) IBM
5 1 (0.75%) Cadence
5 1 (0.75%) Teradata
5 1 (0.75%) Apple
5 1 (0.75%) FatWire
5 1 (0.75%) Elastic Path
5 1 (0.75%) BroadSoft
5 1 (0.75%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (0.75%) MuleSoft
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