The median contractor rate for a Product Manager was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Product Manager 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.28% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £400 £461
% change year-on-year +7.62% -13.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 333 347 286
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 94.87% 95.86% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 224 156
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £280 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 15
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £35.00 £30.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Product Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry that featured Product Manager in the job title.

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 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Coventry region featuring Product Manager in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Product Management
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Service Design
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban

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 1 (20.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Product Management
2 4 (80.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Service Design
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland