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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Manager
Rank 241 257 238
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 24 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 9
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £496 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 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
8085 9312 8791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.98% 94.99% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4891 5575 4868
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 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 359 439 429
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 - 9 £470 -
Berkshire 0 8 £475 +5.55% 2
East Sussex - 3 £575 - 1
Buckinghamshire +14 1 - -
Hampshire +6 1 £425 +21.42% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 3
Surrey - 1 - -
Product Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 33 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (41.18%) Scrum
3 17 (33.33%) Service Design
4 16 (31.37%) Product Management
4 16 (31.37%) Project Management
5 15 (29.41%) Actionable Insight
6 14 (27.45%) Agile Project Management
7 13 (25.49%) Service Delivery
8 12 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (19.61%) User Stories
9 10 (19.61%) User Experience
10 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
11 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
11 7 (13.73%) Marketing
11 7 (13.73%) Open Source
12 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 5 (9.80%) Finance
14 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
14 4 (7.84%) Customer Insight
15 3 (5.88%) Analytics
15 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
15 3 (5.88%) Web Usability
15 3 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
15 3 (5.88%) Broadband
15 3 (5.88%) Ethernet
16 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
16 2 (3.92%) LAN
16 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
16 2 (3.92%) Identity Management
16 2 (3.92%) Data Security

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 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) IaaS
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
1 2 (3.92%) Yammer
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Broadband
1 3 (5.88%) Ethernet
2 2 (3.92%) DOCSIS
2 2 (3.92%) LAN
2 2 (3.92%) Wireless
2 2 (3.92%) xDSL
3 1 (1.96%) DSLAM
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
3 1 (1.96%) MPLS
3 1 (1.96%) PSTN
3 1 (1.96%) VPN
3 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (13.73%) Marketing
1 7 (13.73%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.80%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) .NET
1 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) User Experience
2 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.92%) Tandem
4 1 (1.96%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (41.18%) Scrum
3 17 (33.33%) Service Design
4 16 (31.37%) Product Management
4 16 (31.37%) Project Management
5 15 (29.41%) Actionable Insight
6 14 (27.45%) Agile Project Management
7 13 (25.49%) Service Delivery
8 12 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (19.61%) User Stories
10 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
11 7 (13.73%) Open Source
12 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (7.84%) Customer Insight
14 3 (5.88%) Analytics
14 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
14 3 (5.88%) Web Usability
15 2 (3.92%) Coaching
15 2 (3.92%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) Degree
1 1 (1.96%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 1 (1.96%) MiFID
1 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco
2 1 (1.96%) Ericsson
2 1 (1.96%) Omniture
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