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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Supplier Management over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Supplier Management
Rank 41 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.23% 0.73% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 0.98% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £475 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.13 £24.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-38.88% +23.75%
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
334 204 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 82.27% 74.45% 72.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 125 114
Average daily rate £450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -51.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Supplier Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Supplier Management across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Supplier Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
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Supplier Management
East of England

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Supplier Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Supplier Management.

1 9 (40.91%) Project Management
2 8 (36.36%) Retail
3 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
3 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) Back Office
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) SLA
5 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.09%) Front Office
7 1 (4.55%) Finance
7 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.55%) ITSM
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security
7 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
7 1 (4.55%) CRM
7 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
7 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
7 1 (4.55%) MS Project
7 1 (4.55%) MS Office
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
7 1 (4.55%) Service Management
7 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS

Supplier Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Supplier Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Supplier Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Workday HCM
General
1 8 (36.36%) Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Back Office
3 2 (9.09%) Front Office
4 1 (4.55%) Finance
4 1 (4.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Project Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Service Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Services Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Supply Chain Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Change Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.55%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Project Management
2 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
2 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) Change Management
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security
6 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.55%) CRM
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.55%) ITSM
6 1 (4.55%) Service Management
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Requirements Management
6 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Resource Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow