The median contractor rate for a Senior Product Manager was £530 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 April 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.

Senior Product Manager
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 587 638 647
Rank change year-on-year +51 +9  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Product Manager 13 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.030% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.032% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 5
Median daily rate £530 £538 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.39% +31.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £818 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £550 -
% change year-on-year -9.09% -  
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. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43952 53115 52934
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.56% 95.09% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28568 34621 32069
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1442 1549 2118
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Senior Product Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Product Manager in the UK

Senior Product Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Product Manager in the UK

Senior Product Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Product Manager over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Product Manager in the UK

Senior Product Manager
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Product Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. 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 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 +46 12 £530 -1.39% 7
London +13 9 £575 +9.52% 4
Yorkshire +18 2 £500 -9.50%
Leeds +17 2 £500 -9.09%
West Yorkshire +17 2 £500 -9.50%
City of London -4 2 £575 +1.09%
Berkshire +28 1 £530 -
Reading +23 1 £530 -
South East +20 1 £530 - 1

Senior Product Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Product Manager in the job title.

1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) E-Commerce
3 8 (29.63%) Product Management
4 6 (22.22%) Marketing
4 6 (22.22%) User Experience
4 6 (22.22%) Adobe
4 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (18.52%) Retail
6 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (14.81%) Analytics
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) Banking
7 3 (11.11%) SEO
7 3 (11.11%) Finance
7 3 (11.11%) Business Development
8 2 (7.41%) hybris
8 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
8 2 (7.41%) Wealth Management
8 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (7.41%) User Stories
8 2 (7.41%) Tableau
8 2 (7.41%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
8 2 (7.41%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (7.41%) Games
8 2 (7.41%) Project Management
8 2 (7.41%) Content Management
8 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Logistics
8 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering

Senior Product Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
General
1 6 (22.22%) Marketing
2 5 (18.52%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Finance
4 2 (7.41%) Games
4 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.70%) French Language
5 1 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) User Experience
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Equities
3 1 (3.70%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) E-Commerce
3 8 (29.63%) Product Management
4 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.81%) Analytics
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) Business Development
6 3 (11.11%) SEO
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.41%) Content Management
7 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (7.41%) Logistics
7 2 (7.41%) Project Management
7 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) User Stories
7 2 (7.41%) Wealth Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) UCITS
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Adobe
2 2 (7.41%) hybris
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) Tableau
3 1 (3.70%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.70%) EMC
3 1 (3.70%) Hitachi
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) NetApp