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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Supplier Management
Rank 99 95 110
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 24 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.94% 1.07% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.43% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 6
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£453 £425 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.47% -12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £390 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £466 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £423
% change year-on-year
- +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.00 £25.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year
+92.00% -18.09%
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 1884 1697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.62% 74.88% 70.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1027 894 766
Average daily rate £388 £375 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 21 29
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.07 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.10% -43.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £15.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.09 £44.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 - 13 £453 -
Newbury +2 4 - -
Reading -15 3 £388 -8.82% 1
Wokingham +4 2 - -
Supplier Management
South East

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 9 (26.47%) Project Management
2 8 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
3 6 (17.65%) SLA
3 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
3 6 (17.65%) QA
3 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (17.65%) Line Management
3 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
4 5 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (14.71%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (14.71%) Test Management
4 5 (14.71%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (14.71%) Degree
4 5 (14.71%) Finance
4 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
4 5 (14.71%) RAD
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL
5 4 (11.76%) SOAP
5 4 (11.76%) HP
5 4 (11.76%) Legal
5 4 (11.76%) Validation
5 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.76%) Billing
5 4 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (11.76%) Test Planning
6 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.82%) ServiceNow
6 3 (8.82%) Diameter Protocol

Supplier Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Project
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.94%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) ISUP
1 3 (8.82%) INAP
1 3 (8.82%) UMTS
1 3 (8.82%) Wireshark
1 3 (8.82%) GPRS
1 3 (8.82%) GSM
1 3 (8.82%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) HSDPA
3 1 (2.94%) 2G
3 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.94%) RNC
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.94%) LTE
3 1 (2.94%) 4G
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.94%) VoLTE
3 1 (2.94%) 3G
3 1 (2.94%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JUnit
1 1 (2.94%) JMeter
1 1 (2.94%) Maven
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Selenium
1 1 (2.94%) TestNG
1 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
1 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
3 4 (11.76%) Legal
3 4 (11.76%) Billing
4 1 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Project Manager
2 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Technical Tester
3 3 (8.82%) Tester
3 3 (8.82%) Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Test Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Deployment Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Environment Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Incident Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Major Incident Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.88%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Development Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Procurement Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Programme Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) SOAP
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
2 1 (2.94%) JSF
2 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Informatics
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.94%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.94%) Social Media
3 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.94%) UNIX
2 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Project Management
2 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
3 6 (17.65%) Risk Management
3 6 (17.65%) Line Management
4 5 (14.71%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (14.71%) Test Management
4 5 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (14.71%) RAD
4 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
4 5 (14.71%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL
5 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.76%) Validation
5 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.76%) Test Planning
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.82%) People Management
6 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (14.71%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) SLA
1 6 (17.65%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) HP
2 3 (8.82%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) BMC
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.94%) Remedy
4 1 (2.94%) Capita
4 1 (2.94%) F5
4 1 (2.94%) Verint