Period
to 16 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Product Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Product Manager
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 55 69
Rank change year-on-year -7 +14 -
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 7 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.84% 0.16% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.17% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Coventry median daily rate £450 - £650
10th Percentile £425 - £515
90th Percentile £475 - £680
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £444 £588
% change year-on-year +7.04% -24.47% +37.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Coventry
Contract vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 780 587 837
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.98% 93.77% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 406 530
Coventry median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £282 £194 £281
90th Percentile £575 £519 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 44 40
Coventry median hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.69% -1.67% -10.45%
10th Percentile £11.80 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £34.63 £28.00 £39.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.48 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.25% +6.67% -14.29%

Product Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings that featured Product Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Product Manager in Coventry

Product Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Product Manager in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for Product Manager in Coventry

Product Manager Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, Product Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Coventry region featuring Product Manager in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Product Management
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (71.43%) Smart Meter
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Disruptive Innovation
3 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy

Product Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Product Management
2 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Disruptive Innovation
3 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com