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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Production Manager
Rank 643 667 640
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Production Manager 6 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.005% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.005% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £495 £270 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -32.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £266 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £659 £274 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 - £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
50058 55053 53923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32735 35187 32868
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2085 2143
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.70% +6.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £42.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 25 September 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 5 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 25 September 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 +26 4 £700 +159.25% 1
London +3 4 £700 +159.25%
Scotland - 2 £290 -
Aberdeen - 2 £290 -
City of London - 1 £700 -

Production Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 (50.00%) Banking
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) Investment Banking
4 4 (25.00%) Back Office
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) Sybase
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 3 (18.75%) Web Design
5 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
5 3 (18.75%) Content Management
5 3 (18.75%) Unix
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
5 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
6 2 (12.50%) HTML5
6 2 (12.50%) CSS3

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 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) QlikView
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (50.00%) Banking
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Investment Banking
3 4 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) jQuery
1 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (12.50%) CSS3
2 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.25%) iSeries
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
1 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
2 3 (18.75%) Change Management
2 3 (18.75%) Content Management
2 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
2 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (18.75%) Web Design
2 3 (18.75%) Web Development
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 2 (12.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) StorNext
1 1 (6.25%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Control-M
2 1 (6.25%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Sybase
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) Autodesk
3 1 (6.25%) Calypso
3 1 (6.25%) Cognos
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Niku
3 1 (6.25%) OpenText
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) SmartStream
3 1 (6.25%) Sony
3 1 (6.25%) Sun