The table below looks at the statistics for Supplier Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Supplier Management over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supplier Management
Rank 36 35 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 4 9 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.25% 2.27% 6.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 2.73% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 24
Median daily rate £463 £500 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £460 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £564 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £22.85 £26.54
% change year-on-year
+5.03% -13.88%
Supplier Management
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
271 330 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 84.69% 83.33% 82.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 228 222
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £638 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 12
Median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.45 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Supplier Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Supplier Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Supplier Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Supplier Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Supplier Management across the Bedfordshire region.

Supplier Management Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Supplier Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Supplier Management across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Supplier Management Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Supplier Management
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Supplier Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 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
Luton - 3 £525 -
Bedford - 1 £400 -
Supplier Management
East of England

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Supplier Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) MS Project
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Dependency Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) QA

Supplier Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Support Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Commercial Manager
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Workday Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Workday Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Dependency Management
4 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft