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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Supplier Management
Rank 106 109 94
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 17 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.65% 0.54% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.74% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 13
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£388 £388 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £346 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £463 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £27.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-31.48% +35.00%
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
1808 1893 1498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 68.88% 72.67% 69.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 952 963 636
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 60 68
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £20.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -21.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £11.90 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £46.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Reading +8 2 - -
Wokingham - 1 - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Supplier Management
South East

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 19 (46.34%) PRINCE2
1 19 (46.34%) Project Management
2 18 (43.90%) Telecoms
3 16 (39.02%) Change Management
4 13 (31.71%) Firewall
4 13 (31.71%) Risk Management
5 9 (21.95%) Service Delivery
5 9 (21.95%) Finance
5 9 (21.95%) MPLS
5 9 (21.95%) Red Hat
5 9 (21.95%) CheckPoint
5 9 (21.95%) Linux
5 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
5 9 (21.95%) Matrix Management
5 9 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (21.95%) F5
6 8 (19.51%) Test Strategy
6 8 (19.51%) Project Planning
6 8 (19.51%) Degree
6 8 (19.51%) Dependency Management
6 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (17.07%) FortiGate
7 7 (17.07%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (17.07%) 4G
7 7 (17.07%) Smart Meter
7 7 (17.07%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (17.07%) Cisco
7 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (17.07%) 3G
7 7 (17.07%) Migration

Supplier Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
1 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) Firewall
2 9 (21.95%) MPLS
3 7 (17.07%) BGP
3 7 (17.07%) 3G
3 7 (17.07%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (17.07%) 4G
3 7 (17.07%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (9.76%) Internet
5 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
General
1 18 (43.90%) Telecoms
2 9 (21.95%) Finance
3 4 (9.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (7.32%) Legal
5 1 (2.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Project Manager
2 7 (17.07%) Test Manager
2 7 (17.07%) Environment Manager
3 6 (14.63%) Programme Manager
4 5 (12.20%) Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Security Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Information Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Programme Test Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Test Environment Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Release Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Supplier Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Contracts Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Project Manager
8 1 (2.44%) QA Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Integration Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Service Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Procurement Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Commercial Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) REST
2 1 (2.44%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.07%) Smart Meter
3 4 (9.76%) Informatics
3 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Statistics
4 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Linux
1 9 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) PRINCE2
1 19 (46.34%) Project Management
2 16 (39.02%) Change Management
3 13 (31.71%) Risk Management
4 9 (21.95%) Service Delivery
4 9 (21.95%) Matrix Management
5 8 (19.51%) Project Planning
5 8 (19.51%) Test Strategy
5 8 (19.51%) Dependency Management
6 7 (17.07%) Migration
7 6 (14.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (14.63%) Integration Testing
8 5 (12.20%) Validation
9 4 (9.76%) Information Security
9 4 (9.76%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
10 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.32%) ITIL
10 3 (7.32%) Service Management
11 2 (4.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) Java
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.88%) PMP
3 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) COBIT
2 2 (4.88%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) HL7
2 2 (4.88%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Red Hat
1 9 (21.95%) CheckPoint
1 9 (21.95%) F5
2 7 (17.07%) Cisco
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.44%) SAP