The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Product Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Product Manager
Rank 101 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 16 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.79% 0.60% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 0
Median daily rate £565 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £438 £395
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +10.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Product Manager
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1946 1910 1712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.10% 95.12% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1352 1270 1140
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 61 64
Median hourly rate £11.75 £13.87 £13.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.28% +5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Product Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Product Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Product Manager
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Product Manager Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Product Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Product Manager across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Product Manager Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Product Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Leeds -4 15 £555 +0.90% 2
Product Manager
Yorkshire

Product Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Product Manager in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (42.11%) Velocity
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Open Source
5 3 (15.79%) Product Management
5 3 (15.79%) Video Editing
5 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
5 3 (15.79%) Office 365
5 3 (15.79%) e-Learning
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Apple
5 3 (15.79%) MS Office
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.53%) Windows
6 2 (10.53%) CRM
6 2 (10.53%) Intranet
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Adobe
6 2 (10.53%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Data Security
6 2 (10.53%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (10.53%) Finance
6 2 (10.53%) Publishing
6 2 (10.53%) FTP
6 2 (10.53%) Games
6 2 (10.53%) Twitter
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Management

Product Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (15.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) FTP
1 2 (10.53%) Intranet
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Games
1 2 (10.53%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Velocity
2 1 (5.26%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) e-Learning
2 3 (15.79%) Video Editing
3 2 (10.53%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Social Media
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.26%) Learning Management System
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Open Source
2 4 (21.05%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) Product Management
3 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) API Development
4 2 (10.53%) Coaching
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) Data Security
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) Kanban
5 1 (5.26%) Service Design
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Apple
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe
2 2 (10.53%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) Twitter