The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East 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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Manager
Rank 235 244 241
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 27 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.28% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.29% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 8
Median daily rate £475 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £469 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+26.50% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8452 8952 8679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 94.99% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5032 5120 4704
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 429 449
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.47% -3.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Product Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Product Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Product Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Product Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Product Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Product Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Product Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Product Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Product Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Product Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
West Sussex -11 15 £475 +35.71%
Berkshire -8 5 £519 +12.16% 3
Hampshire +14 4 £450 +5.88% 1
East Sussex - 2 £500 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £488 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Product Manager
England

Product Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 South East region featuring Product Manager in the job title.

1 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) Product Management
3 13 (32.50%) Scrum
4 12 (30.00%) User Experience
5 10 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 10 (25.00%) Project Management
6 9 (22.50%) Service Design
7 8 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (15.00%) Marketing
8 6 (15.00%) User Stories
8 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
9 5 (12.50%) Finance
9 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
9 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
11 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (7.50%) Analytics
11 3 (7.50%) Open Source
11 3 (7.50%) Degree
11 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
12 2 (5.00%) Broadband
12 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
12 2 (5.00%) MS Office
12 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (5.00%) Legal
12 2 (5.00%) Games
12 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
12 2 (5.00%) Workflow

Product Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (2.50%) CMS
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Basecamp
2 1 (2.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Trello
2 1 (2.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Broadband
1 2 (5.00%) Wireless
2 1 (2.50%) DOCSIS
2 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
2 1 (2.50%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
1 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (15.00%) Marketing
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Games
3 2 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) User Experience
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Economics
4 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.50%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Psychology
4 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Android
1 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) Product Management
3 13 (32.50%) Scrum
4 10 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 10 (25.00%) Project Management
4 10 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (22.50%) Service Design
6 8 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
7 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (15.00%) User Stories
8 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
10 3 (7.50%) Analytics
10 3 (7.50%) Open Source
11 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
11 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (5.00%) Workflow
12 1 (2.50%) Software Testing
12 1 (2.50%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) CCNA
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.50%) HND
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 1 (2.50%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco
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