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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Manager
Rank 215 251 253
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 27 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.19% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.20% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 4
Median daily rate £415 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £462 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £364
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -3.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - -
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
7236 8968 9299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.51% 94.78% 94.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4202 5185 5090
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £263 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 513 513
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.89 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Berkshire +3 13 £375 -14.04% 2
Hampshire +29 9 £456 +82.20% 4
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Middlesex - 1 £375 -
Surrey - 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Product Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (40.38%) Product Management
3 13 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 11 (21.15%) Scrum
5 10 (19.23%) Marketing
6 9 (17.31%) User Experience
6 9 (17.31%) Project Management
6 9 (17.31%) Service Design
7 8 (15.38%) Finance
8 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
8 7 (13.46%) QA
8 7 (13.46%) Actionable Insight
9 6 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (11.54%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (9.62%) Retail
10 5 (9.62%) Advertising
10 5 (9.62%) Analytics
10 5 (9.62%) User Stories
11 4 (7.69%) Customer Insight
11 4 (7.69%) Mobile App
11 4 (7.69%) Software Delivery
11 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
11 4 (7.69%) Web Development
11 4 (7.69%) Open Source
11 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
11 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
11 4 (7.69%) B2B
11 4 (7.69%) Ethernet
11 4 (7.69%) Manufacturing

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 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
3 1 (1.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.92%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) SaaS
2 2 (3.85%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (3.85%) Office 365
2 2 (3.85%) Yammer
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Ethernet
2 3 (5.77%) LAN
2 3 (5.77%) SMS
2 3 (5.77%) xDSL
3 2 (3.85%) IP Telephony
3 2 (3.85%) PBX
3 2 (3.85%) Skype
3 2 (3.85%) Unified Communications
3 2 (3.85%) VoIP
3 2 (3.85%) Wireless
3 2 (3.85%) WLAN
4 1 (1.92%) Broadband
4 1 (1.92%) DOCSIS
4 1 (1.92%) DSLAM
4 1 (1.92%) MPLS
4 1 (1.92%) PSTN
4 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 13 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (19.23%) Marketing
3 8 (15.38%) Finance
4 5 (9.62%) Advertising
4 5 (9.62%) Retail
5 4 (7.69%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.85%) Electronics
6 2 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.92%) Banking
7 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) User Experience
2 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.85%) Tandem
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (40.38%) Product Management
3 11 (21.15%) Scrum
4 9 (17.31%) Project Management
4 9 (17.31%) Service Design
5 7 (13.46%) Actionable Insight
5 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
5 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.54%) Agile Project Management
6 6 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (9.62%) Analytics
7 5 (9.62%) User Stories
8 4 (7.69%) B2B
8 4 (7.69%) Customer Insight
8 4 (7.69%) Open Source
8 4 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 4 (7.69%) Software Delivery
8 4 (7.69%) Web Development
9 3 (5.77%) Service Management
9 3 (5.77%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.92%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Adobe
2 2 (3.85%) Atlassian
2 2 (3.85%) Avaya
2 2 (3.85%) Cisco
2 2 (3.85%) EMC
2 2 (3.85%) HP
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle
2 2 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (1.92%) Ericsson
3 1 (1.92%) hybris
3 1 (1.92%) Omniture