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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supplier Management
Rank 28 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 13 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.79% 1.15% 3.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 1.40% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 18
Median daily rate £438 £500 £454
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.35 £48.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-70.10% +113.33%
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
286 285 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.38% 81.66% 90.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 184 318
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 9
Median hourly rate £12.00 £37.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +2 11 £438 -12.50% 4
Bedford - 1 £475 -
Dunstable - 1 £525 -
Supplier Management
East of England

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
3 9 (47.37%) SharePoint
3 9 (47.37%) SOA
3 9 (47.37%) Web Services
3 9 (47.37%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (47.37%) Business Development
3 9 (47.37%) TOGAF
3 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (47.37%) NoSQL
3 9 (47.37%) C#
3 9 (47.37%) Linked Data
3 9 (47.37%) Presales
3 9 (47.37%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
5 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
6 3 (15.79%) SDLC
7 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
7 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
7 2 (10.53%) GIS
7 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Finance
7 2 (10.53%) Validation
7 2 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
7 2 (10.53%) SAP ERP

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 9 (47.37%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
3 2 (10.53%) GIS
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Architect
2 9 (47.37%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Linked Data
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Business Development
2 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (47.37%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (47.37%) Presales
2 9 (47.37%) SOA
2 9 (47.37%) TOGAF
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
4 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.79%) SDLC
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.53%) Change Control
6 2 (10.53%) CRM
6 2 (10.53%) Data Privacy
6 2 (10.53%) ERP
6 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISSMP
2 1 (5.26%) PgMP
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (10.53%) GxP
1 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix
2 1 (5.26%) hybris
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) TIBCO