The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Production Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Production Manager
Rank 644 655 626
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Production Manager 9 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.005% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.005% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 7
Median daily rate £525 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £478 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51261 55415 53407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.88% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 33404 35221 32266
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1639 2084 2091
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £39.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Production Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Production Manager in the job title.

Production Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Production Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Production Manager within the UK.

Production Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Production Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Production Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Production Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Production Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Production Manager within the UK.

Production Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Production Manager
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Production Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +6 6 £525 +35.48% 4
London -6 6 £525 +35.48%
Scotland - 3 £300 -
Aberdeen - 2 £300 -
Edinburgh - 2 £300 -
City of London - 1 £700 -
Docklands, London - 1 £525 -

Production Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, Production 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 featuring Production Manager in the job title.

1 8 (53.33%) Banking
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) Back Office
5 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (26.67%) Sybase
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Unix
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) Control-M
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) Content Management
6 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (13.33%) QlikView
7 2 (13.33%) Credit Risk
7 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (13.33%) iSeries
7 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (13.33%) Perl
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (13.33%) VBA
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (13.33%) Cognos
7 2 (13.33%) DB2
7 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
7 2 (13.33%) Middleware

Production Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) DB2
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (13.33%) QlikView
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (53.33%) Banking
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (33.33%) Back Office
5 1 (6.67%) Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Retail
5 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) CSS3
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Credit Risk
1 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
1 2 (13.33%) iSeries
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (20.00%) Content Management
4 2 (13.33%) Budget Control
4 2 (13.33%) Cash Management
4 2 (13.33%) Change Control
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) Straight-Through Processing
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) B2B
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (13.33%) VBA
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) StorNext
1 2 (13.33%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Control-M
2 2 (13.33%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Sybase
3 2 (13.33%) Adobe
3 2 (13.33%) Apple
3 2 (13.33%) Autodesk
3 2 (13.33%) Cognos
3 2 (13.33%) SmartStream
3 2 (13.33%) Sony
3 2 (13.33%) Sun
4 1 (6.67%) ATG
4 1 (6.67%) Calypso
4 1 (6.67%) Niku
4 1 (6.67%) SAP