The table below looks at the statistics for Supplier Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Supplier Management over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Supplier Management
Rank 103 99 116
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 23 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.89% 1.03% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.38% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 5
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£426 £447 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% -10.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £400 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £663 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.00 £23.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+102.10% +53.22%
Supplier Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1884 1817 1780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 72.83% 75.05% 70.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1107 893 836
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 23 35
Average hourly rate £33.50 £17.07 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.25% -31.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £14.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £59.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Supplier Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Supplier Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Supplier Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Supplier Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Supplier Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Supplier Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Supplier Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Supplier Management Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Supplier Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Supplier Management across the Berkshire region.

Supplier Management Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Supplier Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
Slough - 12 £426 - 1
Newbury -5 6 - -
Reading -15 3 £388 -8.82%
Bracknell - 2 - - 1
Supplier Management
South East

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 14 (37.84%) Project Management
2 11 (29.73%) PRINCE2
3 10 (27.03%) Risk Management
3 10 (27.03%) Telecoms
4 8 (21.62%) Billing
4 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (21.62%) Data Centre
5 7 (18.92%) Risk Analysis
5 7 (18.92%) Finance
5 7 (18.92%) SLA
6 6 (16.22%) Test Management
7 5 (13.51%) QA
7 5 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (13.51%) RAD
7 5 (13.51%) Line Management
7 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (10.81%) Test Planning
8 4 (10.81%) ITIL
8 4 (10.81%) SOAP
8 4 (10.81%) HP
8 4 (10.81%) Validation
8 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
8 4 (10.81%) Degree
9 3 (8.11%) Project Planning
9 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.11%) Performance Management
9 3 (8.11%) Wireshark
9 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management

Supplier Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.70%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) ISUP
1 3 (8.11%) INAP
1 3 (8.11%) UMTS
1 3 (8.11%) Wireshark
1 3 (8.11%) GPRS
1 3 (8.11%) GSM
1 3 (8.11%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
3 1 (2.70%) HSDPA
3 1 (2.70%) 2G
3 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.70%) RNC
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.70%) LTE
3 1 (2.70%) 4G
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.70%) VoLTE
3 1 (2.70%) 3G
3 1 (2.70%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) JUnit
1 1 (2.70%) JMeter
1 1 (2.70%) Maven
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
1 1 (2.70%) Selenium
1 1 (2.70%) TestNG
1 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
1 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (27.03%) Telecoms
2 8 (21.62%) Billing
3 7 (18.92%) Finance
4 2 (5.41%) Legal
5 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Project Manager
2 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Technical Tester
3 3 (8.11%) Tester
3 3 (8.11%) Test Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Deployment Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Environment Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Sourcing Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Architect
4 2 (5.41%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Major Incident Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Incident Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Development Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Service Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Procurement Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Programme Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) SOAP
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) JSF
2 1 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Informatics
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.70%) Video on Demand
2 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
2 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Project Management
2 11 (29.73%) PRINCE2
3 10 (27.03%) Risk Management
4 7 (18.92%) Risk Analysis
5 6 (16.22%) Test Management
6 5 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (13.51%) Line Management
6 5 (13.51%) RAD
7 4 (10.81%) Validation
7 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.81%) ITIL
7 4 (10.81%) Test Planning
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.11%) Performance Management
8 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.11%) People Management
8 3 (8.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (8.11%) Project Planning
8 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Java
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) SLA
2 5 (13.51%) QA
3 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) HP
2 3 (8.11%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) BMC
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.70%) Remedy
4 1 (2.70%) Capita
4 1 (2.70%) F5
4 1 (2.70%) Verint